Extract: "It was on the twenty-seventh day of October, in the year 1825, that, accompanied by my kind friend, Lieutenant Rh d, I drove down, bag and baggage, in a Plymouth jarvie, to that most delicate and respectable landing-place, North Corner.
This part of Devonport..............."
Author: William Johnson Neale
Title: Gentleman Jack: A Naval Story
First Published by: Henry Colburn (In 3 volumes)