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HISTORY OF AMERICAN SAILING SHIPS

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HISTORY OF AMERICAN SAILING SHIPS

by Chapelle, Howard I

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  • very good
  • Hardcover
Condition
Very Good/Very Good-
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About This Item

New York, NY: Bonanza Books (1935) 400 pp. Original blue cloth covers, very bright and clean. Spine ends and top corner of front cover bumped. Light foxing to top edge of text block. Previous owner's name and inscription on front blank endpaper. "1935" written in ink on copyright page. DJ lightly soiled w/ light edge wear. Includes over 200 illustrations. Contents nice.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good-. Illus. by George C. Wales, Henry Rusk & Howard I. Chapelle. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

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Bookseller
Shoemaker Booksellers US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
5651
Title
HISTORY OF AMERICAN SAILING SHIPS
Author
Chapelle, Howard I
Illustrator
George C. Wales, Henry Rusk & Howard I. Chapelle
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good-
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Bonanza Books
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Keywords
TRANSPORTATION BOATS SAILING SHIPS SHIPBUILDING HISTORY RIGS SAILING YACHTS CLIPPER-SHIP COLONIAL PERIOD NAVAL CRAFT PRIVATEERS SLAVERS REVENUE CUTTESR AMERICAN SCHOONER MERCHANT CRAFT AMERICAN HISTORY UNITED STATES NONFICTION GENERAL ILLUSTRATED GEORGE C
Bookseller catalogs
Transportation; Transportation - Boats;
Size
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

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About Shoemaker Booksellers

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spine
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Copyright page
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