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The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History & Arts : Volume 50 No. 2, Spring1990

by Editor

First Edition

Price: $30.00
from: Rose's Books, IOBA


  • Seller Inventory #: LL-b1009-02
  • Format: Paperback
  • Book condition: Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Illustrator: Illustrated
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Peabody Essex Museum
  • Place: Salem, MA
  • Date published: 1990
  • Keywords: MARITIME HISTORY ARTS SHIPS SAILING NAVY

Salem, MA: Peabody Essex Museum, 1990. Salem: Peabody Essex Museum, 1990. First edition. Volume 50 No. 2, Spring 1990. 4to. Soft cover. Black and white photographs, illustrations, reproductions, and maps. Includes articles on Acting Master Samuel B. Gregory : The Trials of an Unexperienced Captain on the South Atlantic Blockading Squadron; Pestilence from the Sea and American Maritime Quarantine Policy; Reform in the United States Navy : The "Plucking" of Officers in the Latter 1850s; Right Whales, Not Humpbacks, Taken in Contra Bay; Orkney Disasters Changed the Course of History; Duhamel du Monceau: Savant and Naval Architect; book reviews, and more. Only exlibrary markings are barcode of Sturgis Library inside and marked-out stamp on front. Near fine.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Ex-Library.