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The Cruiser Bartolomeo Colleoni (Anatomy of the Ship series) by  Valerio  Franco; Gay - First American Edition - 1988 - from West Side Book Shop, ABAA and

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The Cruiser Bartolomeo Colleoni (Anatomy of the Ship series)

by Gay, Franco; Gay, Valerio

Condition: As New /J As New

Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press. 1988. First American Edition. H Hard Cover. As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. Introduction; The Photographs; The Drawings. First Edition, 1988. "Beyond its pictorial section, what makes the series unique is a complete set of superbly executed line drawings, including more than 300 perspective and 3-view drawings, with in-depth descriptive keys, of every detail of the ship -- general arrangements, hull construction, machinery, superstructure, rig, armament, fire control, fittings, boats and aircraft." from the jacket flap. Not Price Clipped. Pristine, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Grey cloth with gilt lettering to spine.
  • Bookseller: West Side Book Shop, ABAA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 004135
  • Title: The Cruiser Bartolomeo Colleoni (Anatomy of the Ship series)
  • Author: Gay, Franco; Gay, Valerio
  • Format/binding: H Hard Cover
  • Book condition: As New
  • Jacket condition: J As New
  • Edition: First American Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0870219006
  • ISBN 13: 9780870219009
  • Publisher: Naval Institute Press
  • Place: Annapolis, MD
  • Date published: 1988
  • Bookseller catalogs: MILITARY HISTORY;


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