xxxvi, 394; 481 pages. Howes 748. Both frontises intact. Internal foxing, cloth worn with some soil and a 1" x 1/2" chip bottom of vol. 1 which also has a note in red ink at bottom of page 182 concening Samuel Guild who apparently met with John Paul Jones at some point. Vol.1 backstrip loose on ome side. Bindings tight. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The History of the Navy of the United States...
Publisher: Lea & Blanchard
Publication Date: 1839
Book Condition: Good-
Book Description H. & E. Phinney, Cooperstown, N.Y., 1847. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. Illustrated (illustrator). Third Edition. This antique leatherbound book has brown leather spine labels with gilt lettering. Some chipping and wear to leather; light foxing to endpapers; bookplate and inscription on front endpapers; most inner pages clean, binding feels sturdy. Vols. 1-2 of Cooper's history of the Navy are contained in this single volume, which was published in Cooper's home town of Cooperstown, N.Y. Full-page engravings throughout. About 525 pages, 7"x9". Bookseller Inventory # 800317