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Navy Blue A Story of Cadet Life in the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis by  Willis Boyd Allen - Hardcover - First edition - 1898 - from Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints and Biblio.com

Navy Blue A Story of Cadet Life in the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis

by Allen, Willis Boyd

Condition: Good + overall


New York: Dutton, 1898. First edition. Hardcover. Good + overall. 8vo, b&w frontis, 341pp. b&w ills. Dark blue gilt pictorial cloth with gilt title and black anchor at spine. Spine slt sunned, front board a bit marked. Internally, inscription dated 1899 at ffep, o/w very good.


  • Bookseller: Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 13837
  • Title: Navy Blue A Story of Cadet Life in the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis
  • Author: Allen, Willis Boyd
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good + overall
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Dutton
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1898
  • Bookseller catalogs: MILITARY;


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sunned
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spine
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gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
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First Edition
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Cloth
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