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HISTORY OF THE NAVY OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. Second Edition, With Corrections. In Two Volumes.

by Cooper, James Fenimore (1789-1851)

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(Printed by C. Sherman & Co. for) Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia: ., 1840. Two Volumes. Frontis map in each volumes. Volume I foxed. Volume II damp stain and foxed. Bookplate of Theodore T. (Thomas) Belote, Bridgetown, VA on paste down of both volumes. Theodore Thomas Belote (1881-1953). 225 mm. Original leather spines over cloth covered boards, worn. Leather gilt lettered title pasted on front boards. Spine perished on volume I. Howes #2285. S&S/AI 40-1660. Second edition. Hardbound. Good. PAIMP 10. Hardcover.
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  • Bookseller: THE FAMILY ALBUM, ABAA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: ALEX144
  • Title: HISTORY OF THE NAVY OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. Second Edition, With Corrections. In Two Volumes.
  • Author: Cooper, James Fenimore (1789-1851)
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: (Printed by C. Sherman & Co. for) Lea and Blanchard, Philadelphia: .
  • Date published: 1840
  • Keywords: PENNSYLVANIA IMPRINTS EARLY AMERICAN AMERICANA UNITED STATES HISTORY NAVY NAVAL MILITARY WAR OF 1812 TRIPOLITAN TWO VOLUMES PHILADELPHIA IMPRINT 1840
  • Bookseller catalogs: EARLY AMERICAN IMPRINTS; NAVAL;


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