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MERCHANTS SHIPS- 1944

by Talbot-Booth, E.C. (Lt- Comdr.) Assisted By E.B.R. Sargent

Condition: Very Good-/No Dust Jacket


Macmillan, 1944. Very Good-/No Dust Jacket. Hardcover: Blue cloth binding with title self-impressed into frontboard and with title on spine in gold. Corners are worn, shelfwear to edges. Light soil. 3/4 inch closed tear to top spine edge. Over 900 half-tone illustrations and 2400 line drawings of shipe and 2320 more line drawings of flags and funnels for recognition. Nice tight binding, clean text. .
  • Bookseller: Koster's Collectible Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: INVENT015506I
  • Title: MERCHANTS SHIPS- 1944
  • Author: Talbot-Booth, E.C. (Lt- Comdr.) Assisted By E.B.R. Sargent
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good-
  • Jacket condition: No Dust Jacket
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Macmillan
  • Date published: 1944

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shelfwear
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jacket
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spine
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