JOHN PAUL JONES AND THE BONHOMME RICHARD

Paris, France: Jean Boudriot, 1987. Hardcover. 127 pp; brings to life the wreck of the BONHOMME RICHARD which lies in the deep waters of the North Sea, reconstructing it timber by timber in a succession of drawings, and showing us, for the first time in more than two hundred years, the truE appearance oF her on that fateful day in September 1779 when she sank off Flamborough Head after defeating H. M. S. SERAPIS; profusely illustrated with highly detailed line drawings and several full-page plates; most of which are in full-color; illustrated endpapers; has bookplate of former owner on half-title page. As New / fine. Item #70232
ISBN: 2903178208

Price: $97.97

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