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Size 8.0 x 10.5 inches. In blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly faded. Slightly creased along top edge. Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 148pp. With b/w photographs, illustrations, maps and plans. The story of the Seamen’s Hospital Society, set up following the Napoleonic Wars with three floating hostels and a hospital ship. Today it is part of St Thomas’s Hospital.
Title: Welcome Aboard. The Story of the Seamen’s Hospital Society and the Dreadnought.
Categories: Naval History,
Publisher: Baron. Buckingham. 1992:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 68879
Keywords: Military Subjects::Naval History JANE MATTHEWS, Welcome Aboard, Story, Seamen’s Hospital Society, Dreadnought, Napoleonic Wars, hospital ship, St Thomas’s Hospital,