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Ships of U.S. Merchant Marine, 1st Ed

MCME

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Ships of U.S. Merchant Marine, 1st Ed
Ships of U.S. Merchant Marine, 1st Ed
Ships of U.S. Merchant Marine, 1st Ed

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Product Information

Era:

Vintage; 1910-1950

Condition:

Very Good; hardcover in clipped jacket, better than expected 1947

Materials:

paper, cloth

Size:

9.5" L x 8" W x 0.5" H

Color/Finish:

navy blue/gold

Why We Love This

Ships of the U.S. Merchant Marine by S. Kip Farrington, Jr. Introduction by Admiral Chester W. Nimitz. E.P. Dutton Co., 1947. Hardcover in clipped jacket. First Edition thus. 93 pp with 22 color illustrations numerous black white drawings by marine artist, Jack Coggins. Includes S.S. Mariposa, S.S. America, S.S. President Polk, more. Maps. Interior is clean and bright, unmarked. Slight edge wear on jacket. Brilliant color illustrations.
As described by MCME

Why We Love This

Ships of the U.S. Merchant Marine by S. Kip Farrington, Jr. Introduction by Admiral Chester W. Nimitz. E.P. Dutton Co., 1947. Hardcover in clipped jacket. First Edition thus. 93 pp with 22 color illustrations numerous black white drawings by marine artist, Jack Coggins. Includes S.S. Mariposa, S.S. America, S.S. President Polk, more. Maps. Interior is clean and bright, unmarked. Slight edge wear on jacket. Brilliant color illustrations.

About MCME

For more than 20 years, MCME’s The Sophisticated Reader partners have collected and sold books on art, design and popular culture in antique stores, vintage markets and at rare book auctions. MCME specializes in sought-after antique and vintage hardcovers, paperbacks and magazines. We also curate private library installations. Experienced as interior designers and writers, we have been widely published in the entertainment and news media, and have appeared on Bravo's "Million Dollar Decorator."