A Full and Correct Account of the Chief Naval Occurances of the Late War Between Great Britain and the United States of America, Preceded by a Cursory Examination of the American Accounts of Their Naval Actions Fought Previous to tha
Hardcover. London, T. Egerton, 1st, 1817, Book: Very Good, Dust Jacket: None, 528 pages, 3 engraved plates. Original full calf, rebacked in period style, a handsome copy. Previous owner's signature and bookplate on front endpapers. James, a proctor in the Vice-Admiralty Court of Jamaica, was held prisoner while visiting the United States in 1812. He escaped to Halifax in 1813. His works on British Naval history have become standard references.
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