For sale is a copy of Navy & Army Illustrated - April 16, 1897. This was removed from a disbound volume and has some repair to the spine where the binding was and some loose pages. Overall condition is good.
Front page photo: The First Lord of the Admiralty - Mr Goschen with descriptive text.
Contents incl: The Officials of the Admiralty - small portrait photos of the following: W G E Macartney., J A Chamberlain., Sir Evan MacGregor., Richard D Ardry., Sir W H White., Gordon W Miller., H F R Yorke., George T Lambert., Tatham Gwyn., J Williamson The Construction of a Cruiser, at the works of the Naval Construction and Armaments Co, Barrow - Article and photos of "The fitting-out Dock with H.M. Cruisers "Doris", "Powerful" and "Juno" at the 100-ton Crane., Electric Drills at work building the "Niobe"., Putting together the frame for H.M.S. "Niobe"., Stern view of H.M.S. "Niobe" before launching". Full page photo with descriptive text of "H.M.S. "Niobe" in the act of being launched". Full page photo with descriptive text of "The Commander-in-Chief's Inspection of the Portsmouth Depot". The Red Tape Demon by Spex (Story) The Admiralty by One who has been there - Article Across the Salt Seas by John Bloundelle-Burton - Chapter XII (Story) Full page photo of General Sir Samuel James Browne, V.C., G.C.B., K.C.S.I. with descriptive text. The Manufacture of a Rifle - Article and photos 1st Bombay Lancers - Article and photos Musketry in the Army - Article and photos of "Winning Team - Army v Volunteers, Meerut, 1896., Lancashire Fusilier Shield and its Winners, 1896., Winners of the Duke of Connaught's Cup, 1896".