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SAILING SHIPS AT A GLANCE by  Edward W HOBBS - Hardcover - 1926 - from Antic Hay Books and


by HOBBS, Edward W

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1926. HOBBS, Edward W. SAILING SHIPS AT A GLANCE. Introduction by L.G. Carr Laughton. With 150 Illustrations by the Author. NY: G.P. Putnam's Sons, [1926]. 8vo., gilt-stamped black cloth in dust jacket. 221 pages. First Edition. Very Good (contents clean & tight, ink name on front endpaper with very tiny Boston bookseller's label); minor wear (some tanning) d/j. $20.00.


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