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The Search For Speed Under Sail 1700-1855

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The Search For Speed Under Sail 1700-1855

by Howard I. Chapelle

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  • very good
  • hardcover
Condition
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New York, NY: Bonanza Books, 1967 Book. Illus. by Drawings. Very Good. Hardcover. Reprint Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. VG/VG, used hc, v-xiv, 451pp. Black colored cloth over boards with gilt text on spine; slight edge wear. Illustrated dust jacket with tan and blue colored text on upper and white colored text on spine; slight edge wear; shelf wear to head and tail of spine. Interior pages clean, unmarked. Binding is tight..

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Bookseller
PRAIRIE CREEK BOOKS & TEA LLC US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
024973
Title
The Search For Speed Under Sail 1700-1855
Author
Howard I. Chapelle
Illustrator
Drawings
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Bonanza Books
Place of Publication
New York, NY
Date published
1967
Keywords
HOWARD I. CHAPELLE, SAILING SHIPS, NAUTICAL
Size
4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

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PRAIRIE CREEK BOOKS & TEA LLC

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TORRINGTON, Wyoming
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About PRAIRIE CREEK BOOKS & TEA LLC

We specialize in western history, gun knife and hunting titles. Also try to stock Wyoming history titles. We have a walk-in store on US Hwy 26/85 the most direct route to Fort Laramie National History site..We have what I think is the largest seleciton of weapons titles in SE Wyoming, both new and used. Always looking for good used weapons titles.

Glossary

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tail
The heel of the spine.
reprint
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
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]
VG/VG
Very Good Condition book with a Very Good Condition dust jacket. Very Good Condition indicates a used book that does show some...[more]
shelf wear
Shelf wear (shelfwear) describes damage caused over time to a book by placing and removing a book from a shelf. This damage is...[more]

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