The Naval History of Great Britain by William James in five volumes from 1822 - 1824. Two volume covers separated, one with binding loss. List of British Royalty subscribers including the king. Rare.?bound in calf over green boards with each volume marked with the emblem and name of Charles Theophilus Metcalfe, 1st Baron Metcalfe, GCB PC. Raised bands, gilt titles and gilt ruling to spines Items are sold as is. Please inquire about condition if not otherwise stated.