Some of my books are now under antique, collectible, or art categories. I ALWAYS HAVE SEVERAL CIVIL WAR - - and PLEASE.
To see my son's old books. It does have its title page. Hardcover with gilt pictorial design and gilt spine lettering.Size = apx 8.75" by 6.5" with 381 pages. 50 ILLUSTRATIONS - many full page! 14 chapters -outbreak of the war, defense of the Chesapeake, battle of Point Royal, gunboats, Battle of New Orleans, attack upon Charleston, Vicksburg, the blockade, Semmes & confederate cruisers, battle of Mobile Bay, Fort Fisher, plus a few more. Also includes info on torpedoes, the Navy leaders, the sailors, and the "Merrimac". Quite detailed - with nearly 400 pages! Condition: Please zoom in on photos carefully as they are part of the description. All of my books are VERY OLD and have wear. Very secure // back cover looks very good- bit dirty like the front. Spine ends - chipped and splitting. Inner hinges - front very good, back one cracked - covers secure though! Pages - generally clean, with some small spots. Rips /folds - no rips that I saw, apx 4 dog eared folds. Other - gilt on spine fading, apx 1 of cloth splitting to the bottom edge of the front cover, a good solid book!
A very RARE book to add to your library. Please Add me to your Favorites list.AND check back now and then to see what's new! Otherwise I can't send you a new invoice. T can take up to 14 days to get back East [rare, but it does happen] I use.
This book is very old and. May have accumulated bad smells along the way [musty basement/ mildew/ smoke].
Dryer sheets in them for a few months makes a world of difference! My nose doesn't work like it use to.So the old book smell doesn't bother me. As far as I can tell -this book smell fine. The item "X RARE BEST EVER CIVIL WAR NAVY BOOK TORPEDO LINCOLN UNION CONFEDERATE BATTLES" is in sale since Thursday, November 28, 2019.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Civil War (1861-65)\Books". The seller is "craminn" and is located in Sherwood, Oregon.
This item can be shipped to United States, Mexico, Canada, Bermuda.