American Naval Broadsides.A Collection of Early Naval Prints (1745-1815).
Philadelphia Maritime Museum and Clarkson N. Potter, Inc./Publisher, New York.
Book. 4to (220 x 285mm). Cloth bindings, gilt title stamped on spine and front. Original dust cover. Dust cover, damaged with some tears.
An illustrated catalogue of prints depicting American naval battles between 1745 and 1815 in the collection of Edgar Newbold Smith. The catalogue of 117 prints is accompanied by a chronological narrative with special attention paid to French and Indian War, The American Revolution, the Federal Period and the War of 1812.
Ex Collection of the Hon. Christopher Lennox-Boyd.
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