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 a collection of original articles separated from annual volumes, not a reprint or an offprint. Some browning and foxing to both issues. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 56 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Cornhill Magazine; Special Interest; Featured; New Arrivals. Inventory No: 258037.