Naval Monument 1830 Battles of U.S. leather book w/ 25 engraved plates shipsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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The Naval Monument, Containing Official and Other Accounts of All the Battles Fought Between the Navies of the United States and Great Britain During the Late War; and an Account of the War with Algiers, with Twenty-Five Engravings to Which is Annex a Naval Register of the United States.
1830, Boston, George Clark.
Attractive original period early 19th century full leather binding.
Smooth spine gilt ruled into compartments with a contrasting gilt lettered title label.
Nice assortment of full page engraved and wood-cut plates throughout.
Book remains tight and sound, leather supple, binding rubbed or lightly scuffed but still handsome. Paper toned, light scattered spotting, nothing severe or offensive.
Book measures: 8 7/8" H X 5 1/2" W.