The Successors of Drake.
First edition. Important sequel to Corbett’s Drake and the Tudor Navy, covers the years 1596-1603.
Octavo, original blue cloth, Drake’s arms in gilt to the upper board, title gilt to spine. Photogravure portrait frontispiece and one other similar portrait, 6 half-tone plates, 6 full-page maps. Bookplate of the Wichita City Library, Driscoll Piracy Collection to the front pastedown. Light shelf-wear, mildly browned, else very good.
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