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[SHERBURNE (John Henry)]
ROYAL FAMILY OF HANOVER
[SHERBURNE (John Henry)] Paul Jones,  der kuhne Seemann und Grunder der americanischen Marine. Nach Originalpapieren geschildert. Aus dem Englischen von *r. Leipzig, 1826
cr.8vo, late 19th century binders cloth, joints a worn, with the Library Stamp on the verso of the title of Ernest Augustus, King of Hanover, brother of George IV of Great Britiain.
John Paul Jones, 1747-1792, was a Scot, who from a humble background and through dint of hard work and seamanship became a successful Captain of Privateers. He later emigrated to the United States and was a prominent Naval Fighter in the War of the American Revolution between Great Britain and the American Colonies.
£125.00   
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