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The Life Of Nelson by Captain A. T. Mahan - First Edition - 1897 - from Reagan's Rare Books and Biblio.com

The Life Of Nelson

by Captain A. T. Mahan

Condition: Very Good


Sampson Low, Marston, & Company, 1897. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. THIS COMPLETE TWO VOLUME SET IS IN NEAR FINE CONDITION BEAUTIFULLY BOUND BY BAYNTUN IN 3/4 LEATHER WITH SIX COMPARTMENTS AND FIVE RIBS TO SPINE WITH BRIGHT GILT DETAILS AND TITLE. BINDING AND HINGES ARE VERY GOOD, MARBLED END PAPERS AND PASTE DOWNS, NO LOOSE OR MISSING PAGES, PAGES ARE BRIGHT AND CLEAN, WITHOUT MARKS, SOME MILD FOXING TO ENGRAVINGS. PROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED WITH NUMEROUS FULL PAGE ENGRAVINGS ON STEEL - SOME FOLD OUTS. BOOKS MEASURE 9"x6.5". FIRST EDITION, 121 YEARS OLD. A BEAUTIFUL SET IN SCARCE BAYNTUN BINDING!
Multi-volume Set

  • Bookseller: Reagan's Rare Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1956
  • Title: The Life Of Nelson
  • Author: Captain A. T. Mahan
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Sampson Low, Marston, & Company
  • Date published: 1897
  • Keywords: sea, power, great, britain, bayntun, binding, leather, illustrated


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