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The History of the French Frigate, 1650-1850 by  Hubert  Jean; Berti - First British Edition - 1993 - from Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB (SKU: 30345)

The History of the French Frigate, 1650-1850

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The History of the French Frigate, 1650-1850

by Boudriot, Jean; Berti, Hubert

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ISBN 10
094886415X
ISBN 13
9780948864155
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Rotherfield, England: Jean Boudriot Publications, 1993. First British Edition. Hardcover. 416pp. Blue cloth stamped in white on the front panel and the spine panel. The book follows the evolution of the sailing frigate in the French Navy from its earliest beginnings to the advent of steam. Each type is covered in a separate chapter. The final chapter investigates all aspects of their evolution, with major sections on French sea ordnance, internal arrangements, masting and rigging, sails, carved work and decoration, as well as a thorough review of the magnificent collection of frigate models in Musée de la Marine in Paris. Profusely illustrated. Previous owner's name on the front pastedown endpaper, tiny bruise to rear upper corner. A bright, near fine copy in near fine dustjacket with a touch of edge wear. ; Quarto.

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Bookseller
Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
30345
Title
The History of the French Frigate, 1650-1850
Author
Boudriot, Jean; Berti, Hubert
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Quantity-available
1
Edition
First British Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
094886415X
ISBN 13
9780948864155
Publisher
Jean Boudriot Publications
Place of Publication
Rotherfield, England
Date Published
1993
Keywords
non-fiction, HISTORY, MARITIME BOOKS, FRENCH NAVY, SHIPS, FRIGATES
Bookseller catalogs
General Non-Fiction;

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About Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB

Parigi Books, established in 2006, is an independent antiquarian bookstore located in the heart of Schenectady, NY. We are open by appointment only.We buy and sell fine books and collectibles in all fields with a strong focus on science fiction, fantasy, mysteries, comics and graphic novels. Our eclectic taste is reflected in the ample variety of items available, from significant titles from the 1500s on to original comic art, from collectible paperbacks to literary magazines. We carry in stock the best selection of Italian language graphic novels and comics you can find this side of the pond.As fairly strict graders who pay particular attention to collecting standards, we have been able to make thousands of customers happy over the years.Parigi Books is a member of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA), and the Independent Online Booksellers' Association (IOBA).

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