Title: The Story of Nelson
Author: L. du Garde Peach
Illustrator: John Kenney
Publisher: Wills & Hepworth Ltd.
Remarks: c.1971 reprint
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: N/A
Description: "This is the story of one of the greatest and bravest sailors England has ever known. His many adventures, from his first boyhood voyage to his last great victory at Trafalgar, are described in this interesting book."
Illustrated with stunning full-page paintings on each facing page.
Matt pictorial boards. Head of spine bumped; tail lightly so. Corners appear to be straight. Partial remains of an adhesive label, with the previous owner's name, affixed to front pastedown. Otherwise, the book is in mint condition: pages are crisp, bright, completely unmarked, and tightly bound.
Although the year of publication is stated as 1957, this edition dates from 1971.
Measures 17.5 cm × 11.5 cm (7″ × 4.5″). 12mo. 51 pp.