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1145p. A black cloth hardcover book in good condition. Cover is heavily rubbed. Former owner's stamps and signature on front endpaper. Otherwise, pages are clean and binding is tight. Guide for the U.S. Navy in which everyday onboard tasks, emergency procedures, and other topics are explained. Illustrated with black and white drawings and diagrams. Includes a section with a few black and white photographs and tables of important information, such as lifeboat signals, different flags and pennants, boat calls, and more.
G+ Good plus condition. Blue covers/old gold lettering. Normal usage showing. Inked ownerships. Comes with separate unused letterhead from the US Naval Training Station in Great Lakes, Ill. Also b/w photo of a seaman's clothes, labeled, how they are folded and stored. Text quite clean/tight. Rear endpaper has a piece missing. Also included are 7 color pages of flags from principal maritime nations, distinctive flags and pennaants, flag and dot-and-dash alphabet, numeral flags and pennants and special flags and pennants. Also several b/w photo and illustrated pages on knots and splicing, the semaphore alphabet. Pull-out page on firing lock detail. Pull-out color page on types of projectiles and marking of shells. Double pull-out page on gun factory wire splice in 6 stages. Free gift wrapping, card and drop shipping. Let us know the occasion and message.; Textbook; Small 8vo; 784 pages.
Fair. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Annapolis, MD, United States Naval Institute, 1943. Reprint. 8vo. Navy blue cloth over paper boards with gilt lettering embossed on spine and front board, illustrated in black and white, 1145 pp. Reading copy, only. Bindings torn at spine (1/4" to 1 1/2" tears) text block cracked and a few pages are loose, former owner name. This book has seen a lot of use, but still has plenty of good reading left in it. Pages are clean and bright. Fair condition but a font of knowledge and history.
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