FIRST EDITION, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, 8vo, pp. xii, 419,  + frontispiece, 16 plates and 3 maps, 1 of which folding. Modern quarter leather, red cloth boards. Paper toned, some spotting and foxing, map with handling tears, most repaired. Signed to flyleaf ‘Admiral John Moresby, ‘the author,’ Fareham, March 28th 1920,’ additional Morseby signature to portrait plate, ink note in the author’s hand to p. 52, small photograph of the author pasted to end of preface, cutting from Who’s Who relating to Moresby pasted to flyleaf, ownership inscription of ‘J.G. Price, Boltey in Fareham’ to verso of half-title and of W. Hizzey to flyleaf.