The naval history of Britain :
from the earliest periods of which there are accounts in history, to the conclusion of the year M.DCC.LVI. Compiled [by John Hill, M.D., calling himself Sir J. Hill] from the papers of the late Honourable Captain George Berkley and illustrated with ... figures ... of sea charts, heads, engagements and other subjects.
|Main Creator:||Berkley, George, d. 1747.|
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London : printed for T. Osborne and J. Shipton; J. Hodges; B. Collins, at Salisbury; and S. Crowder and H. Woodgate, 1756.
Compiled by John Hill, who signs the dedication.
Published in 59 weekly parts.
The text is continuous despite pagination.
Titlepage in red and black.
Frontisp. and 2 plates wanting.
Coloured plate pasted in at end.
Physical description: iv,,576,573-706,p.,plates : ill., ports. ; fol.
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