Rare book, FARRAGUT AND OUR NAVAL COMMANDERS by Hon. Hard cover, measuring 6 1/2" wide by 9" high by 2 deep. Lots of wear and scuffs to the cover, tatters and frays around the edge and some rips at the spine.Binding still intact but starting to separate at the title page - should be reinforced or rebound. Mildew on the title page and photo (brownish in color). Dark stain at the top through the first 49 pages see an example in the photo of the title page. Includes: Biographies of the major US Navy commanders including Admiral Farragut; Rear Admirals Dahlgren, Goldsborough, Stringham, Davis; Commodore Porter; Captain Boggs; Lt Cushing; Vice Admiral Porter. Sinking of the Pirate Alabama off the coast of France. At the end are charts of vessels captured or destroyed for violating the blockade including names, dates, location and cargo. Also has a chart of pay grades during the Civil War. This is a hobby not a living, so I try to keep it fun, otherwise why do it.
_gsrx_vers_632 GS 6.9.8 (632). This item is in the category "Books & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "converso" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.