Apr 09, 2015 - Sale 2379

Sale 2379 - Lot 326

Price Realized: $ 562
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ROYAL YACHT SQUADRON. Signals for the Use of the Members of the Yacht Club. Hand-colored illustrations of flags on preliminaries. [72] leaves, with incremental portion of outer margins excised to create staggered index tabs. 12mo, 173x110 mm, contemporary navy sheep, scuffed, spine ends worn, few surface imperfections on rear cover; exposed portion of index tabs darkened, contents otherwise clean. London: G. Hayden, 1817

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First signal book issued by the Royal Yacht Squadron, which was founded in 1815. OCLC cites only the Cambridge and National Maritime Museum copies.