London: The Cornhill Magazine, 1867-69. First Edition. Disbound. Very Good Condition. Item #258037
Three interesting articles illustrated with numerous woodcuts, regarding Gibraltar Shields, the Plymouth Fort, the Moncrieff Barbette, iron clad ships, Thorneycroft Shields, the Inglis Shield, and new signalling and messaging technology, such as used in the Abyssinian campaign, early pre morse code attempts by Bolton and Colomb, simple flag signalling, drum and cone, along with umbrella signals, and the electric telegraph. Note; this is an original article separated from the volume, not a reprint or copy. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 56 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Cornhill Magazine; Special Interest; New Arrivals. Inventory No: 258037.
Keywords: BZDB395 Cornhill Magazine; Special Interest; New Arrivals. Coast Defence On Iron Forts and Shields Military Signaling and Telegraphy Three interesting illustrated articles 186869 Rare original articles from the Cornhill Magazine 186769 V D Majendie