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Jack Nastyface

Robinson, William

Jack Nastyface

memoirs of a seaman

by Robinson, William

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Published by Naval Institute Press in Annapolis, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- Royal Navy -- Sea life.

  • Edition Notes

    First published in 1836 under title: Nautical economy.

    Other titlesMemoirs of a seaman.
    Statement[by] William Robinson ; [illustrations by George Cruikshank] ; introduction by Oliver Warner.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination157 p. :
    Number of Pages157
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22010030M
    ISBN 100870213296

    Footnotes; This modified image of a row of books is titled “Old Book Bindings”, the books are located at the Merton College Library in Oxford, England. The photo is from Wikipedia and is the public retrieved Janu   Incidentally, the cook’s mate was known as ‘Jack Nastyface’ and a very famous 19th century book by that name gives us a good insight into American naval life at that time. Today, we might grizzle if our navy meals are not ‘cordon-bleu’ but the Supply Officer of Nelson’s day would be flabbergasted to see today’s sailor at his meals.


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