An account of the expedition of the British fleet to Sicily, in the years 1718, 1719 and 1720

Under the command of Sir George Byng, Bart. ... Collected from the Admiral"s manuscripts, and other original papers. by Thomas Corbett

Publisher: printed for J. and R. Tonson in London

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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 1502, no. 5.
The Physical Object
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Pagination96p.,table
Number of Pages96
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An Account of the Expedition of the British Fleet to Sicily in the Years, andunder the command of Sir George Byng, Bart. Collected from the Admiral's manuscripts and other original papers. London: Tonson, 96 pages, in older plain tan wrappers, 8vo, folding chart.

Appendix on page 95 & 96 is quite foxed. [3]-vi, [1], pp. With a wood-cut plate, five wood-cut illustrations in the text, and two terminal advertisement leaves. Contemporary sheep, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, gilt, blind-stamp of the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge to upper boards.

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An Account of the Expedition of the British Fleet to Sicily in the Years, and This is the first account of the events of the Sicilian Expedition (). On March More. Add to Cart Limited to only copies. pages, index. with folding map after the index. When Anson's book appeared in the 18th century. An Account of the Expedition of the British Fleet to Sicily Years, andunder the Printed for J.

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London: J. and R. Tonson, An account of the expedition of the British fleet to Sicily, in the yearsand Under the command of Sir George Byng, Bart. Collected from the Admiral's manuscripts, and other original papers. The fleet also aided the war on land in other ways: in Sardinia in the Spanish naval forces isolated Alghero by sea while the army laid siege to it, and in blockaded the Sicilian towns of Siracusa and Trapani; almost two decades later, inD.

José Alfonso de Pizarro’s squadron cut off Messina, as Sicily was again conquered. 20Author: Christopher Storrs. Byng's account of his conduct is printed in An Account of the Expedition of the British Fleet to Sicily in the yearsand under the command of Sir G.

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AN ACCOUNT OF THE EXPEDITION OF THE BRITISH FLEET TO SICILY, IN THE YEARS, AND UNDER THE COMMAND OF SIR GEORGE BING. Lon. Folding table 96 pp. Third edition of the account of Byng’s victory over the Spanish fleet.

Spaniards fought Austrians in Sicily for a year. On J at the battle of Francavilla the Austrians suffered 3, casualties and the Spaniards about 2, The British navy supplied the Austrians, and the Spaniards retreated, scorching the earth and then surrendered in February To cite this article: Valeria Manfrè () Spain’s Military Campaigns in Sardinia and Sicily (–) According to Jaime Miguel de Guzmán-Dávalos, Marquis of la Mina, Imago Mundi, – The Viscount Townshend – Lord Privy Seal The Duke of Kingston – The Duke of Kent – The Duke of Kingston – Southern Muhammad Shah (4, words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article.

A fleet of 27 ships led by the Duke of Ormonde was devastated by a storm near Cape Finisterre on Maand about 1, Jacobites were defeated at Glenshiel on June On August 11 (NS) a British fleet of 29 ships led by Admiral George Byng defeated 25 Spanish vessels by sinking, burning, or capturing all but five of them off Cape.

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