HUNTING THE BISMARCK. C. S. Forester, pseudonym for Cecil Louis Troughton Smith.


London: Michael Joseph, [1959]. Octavo, cloth. First U. K. edition. Historically accurate depiction of the hunt for the German battleship Bismarck during WW II. Basis for the film "Sink the Bismarck!" (1960), in which Forester did much research of Admiralty records and interviews of participants in preparation for working on this book and the film. Inked name and date to front paste down, a very good copy in a good dust jacket with edge wear and rubbing, chips to upper front panel, small chip to lower left front panel, inked numbers to front panel. (24754). Item #24754

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