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Lives of the admirals, and other eminent British seamen; containing their personal histories, and a detail of all their public services. Including a new and accurate naval history, from the earliest account of time; and clearly proving by a continued series of facts, our uninterrupted claim to, and enjoyment of, the dominion of our seas. Interspersed with many curious passages, relating to our discoveries, plantations and commerce. Supported throughout by proper authorities. In four volumes. The whole carefully revised and corrected, with very considerable additions, by John Campbell, Esq;

  • Campbell, John, 1708-1775.
M.DCC.LXI. [1761]
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London : printed for T. Osborne, C. Hitch and L. Hawes, H. Woodfall, J. Rivington, J. Newberry, R. Baldwin, W. Johnston, B. Law and Co. S. Crowder and Co. A. Hamilton, J. Coote, and H. Payne and W. Cropley, M.DCC.LXI. [1761]

Physical description

4v.,plates : maps ; 80.


The third edition.

References note

ESTC N19198
Roscoe, A72



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