BLUE CLOTH, HEAVILY ILLUSTRATED, CORNERS BUMPED, BOARDS ARE LIGHTLY STAINED, SPINE SUNNED. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: THE NAVAL HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES TWO ...
Publisher: PETER FENELON COLLIER
Publication Date: 1898
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Peter Fenelon Collier, New York, 1896. Hardcover. Condition: Good. No Jacket. These two books are clean, tight, square with very good corners and unmarked. They are rubbed, a bit more so at the ends of the spine. They have 867, clear pages bound in blue cloth covered boards with gilt titles embossed on the spine (much of the gilt is gone). Seller Inventory # 014286
Book Description Peter; Fenelon Collier, Pub, Ny, 1890. Hardcover. Condition: Poor. No Jacket. Lh W Mcvicar; W C Jackson (illustrator). Pages 537 To1065. Pages Yellowed With Some Foxing On Page Margins. Page Edges Darkened. Evidence Of Previous Exposure To Moisture With Staining Along Some Right Page Margins And Slight Warping Of Many Pages. Inner Spine Crease On Front And Back Weakened And Split But Pages Intact. Previous Owner Notation And Date, "Merry Christmas To Paul. From Uncle Andrew And Aunt Callie Dec. 25, 1899" On Front End Page. Faded Black Hard Covers With Seal Of The Us Navy Department On Front Cover; Lettering On Spine. Some Rubbing, Staining, Discoloration Areas On Covers. Fraying On Corners, Spine Ends, Edges. Frontispiece Of " Destruction Of The "Maine" Havana, February 15, 1898. Numerous B/W Illustrations Throughout Book Including Many Full Page Illustrations (Ie; Lieut. Richmond Peraron Hobson; Battleship"Massachusetts"; Us Torpedo-Boat "Talbot"'S Fleet; Morris-Torpedo-Boat Of The Smallest Type; Spanish Merchant Steamer "Catalina"; Marines Saluting On The "Lancaster"; Du Pobt's Expedition Off Cape Hatteras; Engagement Of The Monitor And Merrimac March 9, 1862; Farragut; Engagement Between The U S Flagship Hartford And Confederate Ironclad Tennessee; Forward Turret Of Monitor "Terror";In Addition There Is A Series Of 30 Full Page B/W Glossy Prints In Rear Of Book. Part Two Includes Chapters 12 Through Chapter 19; Part Three "Blue Jackets Of '61 Chapters 1 -19; Part 4 Blue Jackets In Times Of Peace; Chapters 1 -3; Part 5 "The Naval War With Spain" Chapters 1 - 3. A Very Rare Copy-In Poor Condition But Readable. Seller Inventory # S44-B5512-9227
Book Description PETER FENELON COLLIER, N.Y, 1898. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Both volumes with tight bindings and clean text blocks. Minor shelf wear and spines are faded. oner's name on front fp of each volume. Slight age darkening. Large and heavy. Please ask about shipping costs. Seller Inventory # ABE-18303362091