CHARNOCK (John)

AN HISTORY OF MARINE ARCHITECTURE. Including an enlarged and progressive view of the nautical regulation and naval history, both civil and military, of aIl nations, especially of Great Britain; derived chiefly from original manuscripts, as weIl in private collections as in the great public repositories; and deduced from the earliest period to the present time. London, 1801, 3 volumes in-4° demi-veau à coins, décorations à froid sur les plats et les coins, papier marbré sur les plats, dos lisses, ornés, pièces de titre et de tomaison marrons. Reliures de l'époque.