Wed, 29th Oct 2014 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art (Wizard)

 
  Lot 21
 

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THE BATTLE OF SOLEBAY - 28TH OF MAY 1672<br/>a...

THE BATTLE OF SOLEBAY - 28TH OF MAY 1672
a series of papers relating to the Battle of Solebay, the first battle of the 3rd Anglo-Dutch War, near Southwold in Suffolk, where a fleet of 75 Dutch ships under Admiral de Ruyter surprised the joint Anglo-French fleet. After fierce fighting and losses, both sides claimed the victory -- 24in. of Column Space, in four complete and genuine issues of THE LONDON GAZETTE, dated May 27th, 30th, and June 3rd and 6th, 1672
(4)

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THE BATTLE OF SOLEBAY - 28TH OF MAY 1672
a series of papers relating to the Battle of Solebay, the first battle of the 3rd Anglo-Dutch War, near Southwold in Suffolk, where a fleet of 75 Dutch ships under Admiral de Ruyter surprised the joint Anglo-French fleet. After fierce fighting and losses, both sides claimed the victory -- 24in. of Column Space, in four complete and genuine issues of THE LONDON GAZETTE, dated May 27th, 30th, and June 3rd and 6th, 1672
(4)