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Battles and Heroes of the American Navy

by Shippen, Edward & Robert C. V. Meyers

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Very Good Plus/No Jacket
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Philadelphia: P. W. Ziegler & Co., 1902. Apparent First Edition . Blue Cloth/Pictorial Label. Very Good Plus/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Contains 685 pp., numerous b&w illustrations, a nice, tight, bright copy. The title continues "Containing the Llves of Schley, Sampson, Dewey, Farragut, Porter,, Decatur, Perry, Jones, and Other Naval Officers with a full account of the great and decisive contests on the seas from colonial times to the present, including our glorious victories at Manila and Santiago. The growth, power and management of our new navy in its pride and glory of swift cruiser, impregnable battleship, ponderous engine and deadly projectile; our naval academy, training ship, hospital, revenue, light house and life saving service.

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Bookseller
Michael Carroll Dooling, Rare Books & Manuscripts, LLC US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
001799
Title
Battles and Heroes of the American Navy
Author
Shippen, Edward & Robert C. V. Meyers
Format/binding
Blue Cloth/Pictorial Label
Book condition
Used - Very Good Plus
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Quantity available
1
Edition
Apparent First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
P. W. Ziegler & Co.
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Date published
1902
Keywords
U.S. Navy, Naval battles, Naval Warfare,
Bookseller catalogs
Naval/Military;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Terms of Sale

Michael Carroll Dooling, Rare Books & Manuscripts, LLC

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Michael Carroll Dooling, Rare Books & Manuscripts, LLC

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About Michael Carroll Dooling, Rare Books & Manuscripts, LLC

Michael Carroll Dooling, Rare Books & Manuscripts, LLC is located in Middlebury, Connecticut. Michael has been an antiquarian bookseller since 1976 and carries an eclectic array of books and manuscripts.

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