RULE BRITANNIA !' A LOAN EXHIBITION OF MARINE WORKS OF ART, 1986.

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1st.ed ed., 1985. 212 pp., profusely illustrated (many cold.). Pict. c.c., 27 x 21cm. FINE. An important Loan Exhibition in aid of the RNLI held in London between the 2nd and 29th January 1986. The exhibition covered British naval and maritime history from the MARY ROSE to the 20th century, including many significant items from the Nelson period. A total of 352 items on display from national and private collections including : models, paintings, watercolours, silverware, ceramics, naval swords, busts, furniture, naval relics, etc. A number of these items had never been on public display before. The catalogue is profusely illustrated, many in full colour. SCARCE.


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