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Size 6.5 x 9.5 inches. In brown hard card covers with black lettering. With illustrated half dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 304pp. With b/w photographs, maps and illustrations. Facsimile cover and dustwrapper made to look torn. Alexander Scrimgeour was a Midshipman on HMS Invincible and was killed when the ship was sunk at the Battle of Jutland. The book has the diary he was required to keep as part of his training and many of his letters.
Title: Scrimgeour’s Small Scribbling Diary. 1914-1916. The truly astonishing wartime diary and letters of an Edwardian gentleman, naval officer, boy and son.
Publisher: Conway. 2008 1st edition.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 74067
Keywords: BIOGRAPHIES/LETTERS/DIARIES RICHARD HALLAM, MARK BEYNON, Scrimgeour’s Small Scribbling Diary, 1914-1916, wartime diary, letters, Edwardian gentleman, naval officer, boy, son, Midshipman, HMS Invincible, killed, ship, sunk, Battle, Jutland, photographs Social History Military Naval History first edition dustwrapper