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Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships (Eight Volumes)

By: N/A

Price: $265.00

Publisher: Washington, Navy Department; Office of the Chief of Naval Operations; Naval History Division:

Seller ID: 026445


Published from 1964 to 1981; Previous owner's blind stamp can be seen at bottom of each title page; Volumes are otherwise tight, very clean, and intact. View more info

The Lucky Bag of the United States Naval Academy, Volume VII, Class of 1900

By: N/A

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, First Class of the United States Naval Academy: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030560


167 pages, plus ads; Dark green cloth covers are a little mottled near edges and show light rubbing on edges; Crossed swords and lettering are a little rubbed, though remain clear and fairly bright; All edges of text are gilded; Front free end page is a little chipped and partially loosened; Presentation inscription on first blank page following ffep reads in full "To / Miss Ardella M. Billings / from / Frank D. Berrien - an old C.H.S. boy. / May 1900"; Berrien w... View more info

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[USS] Sicily Highlights from 1946 to 1951

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: N/P, N/P:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035428


No date of publication, though circa 19541. Embossed decorative covers show light rubbing, mostly along edges. Two official letters and newspaper reprints laid in . Overall a solid and attractive copy of this scarce naval deployment history. View more info

Ready for Sea: The Bicentennial History of the U.S. Navy Supply Corps

By: Allston, Frank J.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, Naval Institute Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition / First Printing

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By the Author

Seller ID: 031331


641 pages. Presentation inscription from the author to Capt. Leo Roberts, SC, USN (1916-1996, and whose papers are now held at the Harry S. Truman Library). Three additional paragraphs presenting this book from Leo Roberts to his brother Keith Roberts. There is a moderate amount of marginalia and some underlining, in the hand of Leo Roberts, who is included in the book, and appears to have contributed information used by the author. Although some of the notes are of ... View more info

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Memoir of John A. Dahlgren: Rear-Admiral United States Navy

By: Dahlgren, Madeleine Vinton

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Boston, James B. Osgood and Company: 1882

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035903


660 pages. Green cloth covers are worn and rubbed. Lettering on spine is faded, though legible. Inked library stamp and book plate on front paste down, though no other library markings are seen. Rear hinge is broke. Smudges and scattered, mostly light foxing. Other general light wear. Mild musty odor. View more info

American Gunboat Diplomacy and the Old Navy 1877-1889 (Contributions in Military History, Number 4)

By: Hagan, Kenneth J.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Westport, CT, Greenwood Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026433


262 pages, indexed; Head of spine has been bumped, causing creasing in covers and just a little to leaves; Previous owner's blind stamp on half title page; Volume remains tight, very clean, and otherwise intact; DJ shows wrinkles and small tears over head of spine, as well as a little other light edge wear. View more info

Statistical and Chronological History of the United States Navy, 1775-1907 (Two Volumes)

By: Neeser, Robert Wilden

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031438


Blue cloth covers are a little rubbed and scuffed, particularly the top cover of Volume II. Both volumes remain tight and contents are very clean and free of any markings. Due to weight and size, this two volume set will require additional charges for priority or international shipping. View more info

Novitates Zoologicae: A Journal of Zoology, Vol. I., 1894

By: Rothschild, Walter, Ernst Hartert, and K. Jordan (Eds)

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: Tring, Printed By Hazell, Watson, & Viney in London for The Zoological Museum: 1894

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032713


Complete in five parts. No. 1: pp 1-266, plus four plates of which three are hand colored, two by J. G. Keulemans. Covers show a small chip and two inch crease. A few leaves in last half of issue show small creases at upper outside corners. No. 2: pp 267-570, plus six colored plates. Covers show light handling wear, and bottom cover shows a small chip. No. 3: pp 571-590. Slight handling wear. No. 4: pp 591-584, plus five plates of which four are hand colored, tw... View more info

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Confidential Correspondence of Gustavus Vasa Fox, Assistant Secretary of the Navy 1861-1865 (Two Volumes)

By: Thompson, Robert Means and Richard Wainwright

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, The Naval History Society:

Seller ID: 035188


Two volumes, published in 1918 ad 1919 respectively. Limited edition of 1200 of which Vol. I is number 847 and Vol. II is 1200. Prospectus for each volume is laid in at the front. Very slight age and signs of use. Each volume is protected in a clear mylar sleeve and housed in original, albeit worn, slipcase. Due to size and weight, additional charges may apply for Priority and/or International shipping. View more info