First edition of The King’s Coat by Dewey Lambdin.
Octavo, 397pp. Black cloth spine, red hardcover, title in white on spine. Solid text block, faint toning to top edge, bright maps on endpapers, a near fine example. In publisher’s dust jacket, $19.95 retail price on front flap, a touch of toning to verso, a near fine example.
The King’s Coat is the first of many novels by Dewey Lambdin featuring fictional character Alan Lewrie, a midshipman living through the American Revolution and the Napoleonic Wars.