1st.eds., 1943-1944; # 38, 44, 45, 46, 48 & 49. Each with 30 pp., (180 in all); profusely illustrated with photographs, maps & cartoons. Pict. p.c’s., 24 x 16cm. Rear cover of # 44 torn with loss ; some minor tears, o/w GOOD/V.G. Six wartime issues of Neptune, a journal written for merchant seamen with articles reflecting the progress of the war. Profusely illustrated, articles include : Freeing the Mediterranean. When the Atlantic is "Enemy No. 1". France’s Underground. Twelve Steps towards the Fall of Italy. Four Years of War. The Test of British Shipping. The Surrender of the Italian Navy. Yugoslavia’s Fight against Germany. Assault on Germany 1943-44. Sinking the SCHARNHORST. The Anglo-American Day Raids. Children in Exile. The British 17-Pounder Anti-Tank Gun. Etc. SIX WARTIME ISSUES OF THE MERCHANT SEAMEN’S MAGAZINE.