St. Ives, 1st.ed., 1974. 96 pp., many photo & other ills (all cold.). D.j., 24 x 18cm. FINE. The story behind forty ships’ badges of the Royal Navy together with a history of each vessel with the badges reproduced in full colour. The ships concerned include: AMAZON, BENBOW, BOREAS, CAROLINE, CAVENDISH, DEVONSHIRE, GLORIOUS, GLOWWORM, HERMES, HOOD, LOWESTOFT, NELSON, RENOWN, ROCKET, SIKH, STORMCLOUD, SUSSEX, THUNDERER, VALIANT, WARSPITE, WILD SWAN, etc. An attractive book with excellent illustrations. THE STORY BEHIND FORTY NAVAL BADGES OF BRITISH WARSHIPS.