[KINGSLEY Charles renders into modern English] Westward Ho! or The Voyages and Adventures of Sir Amyas Leigh, Knight of Burrough, in the County of Devon. In the Reign of Her Most Glorious Majesty Queen Elizabeth
Macmillan & Co 1855 (second edition)
three volumes, contemporary half-leather over marbled boards, raised bands, ruled in gilt, leather labels, corners a trifle rubbed, marbled edges, a handsome copy. an impassioned narrative of high achievement, culminating in the overthrow of the Armada. A band of young adventurers from Devon sail on a fanciful quest to the Spanish Main; from the library of Richard L Pemberton Esq with his armorial bookplate front pastedowns; same year as the first edition; 303, 356 and 373 pages
£120.00