Lot 99 of 377:
Scenes of Naval Life, Volume II  

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Sketches of Naval Life, With Notices of Men, Manners and Scenery on the Shores of the Mediterranean, in a Series of Letters From the Brandywine and Constitution Frigates, Volume II
Author:
A "Civilian" [George Jones]
Place:
New Haven
Publisher:
Hezekiah Howe
Date:
1829
Description:

1 of 2. viii, 286, [1] pp. Illustrated with four maps, two folding (including frontispiece and one engraved plate.depicting pottery from Greek catacombs. (8vo) 20x12 cm (7¾x4½"), original cloth-backed boards, printed spine label. First Edition.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Dampstaining without and within, chipping to spine label and cloth, moderate soiling to boards; front hinge starting, binding cracked internally, some foxing; a few ill-creased folds to maps; good only.
 
Item number:
300045
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