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Image for Nagle Journal : A Diary of the Life of Jacob Nagle, Sailor, from the Year 1775 to 1841. First Edition in dustjacket

Nagle Journal : A Diary of the Life of Jacob Nagle, Sailor, from the Year 1775 to 1841. First Edition in dustjacket

By: NAGLE, Jacob) DANN, John C., ed. NELSON, Horatio)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, New York, 1988, ISBN:1555842232: 1988

Seller ID: 39635

ISBN: 1555842232


(NAGLE, Jacob). The Nagle Journal : A Diary of the Life of Jacob Nagle, Sailor, from the Year 1775 to 1841. Edited by John C. Dann. New York : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, (1988). First Printing. Pp (4),v-xxx,(2),3-402 + 16-page section of colour plates. Large 8vo, tan spine with blue boards, blue lettering to spine. Map end-papers. Jacob Nagle (b. 1762, Pennsylvania - d. February 17, 1841, Canton, Ohio). "Jacob Nagle's travels took him to five continents and across the oceans of the world. He met major figures of history - George Washington at the Brandywine, Horatio Nelso... View more info

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Truxtun of the Constellation: The Life of Commodore Thomas Truxtun, U.S. Navy 1755-1822. in dj.

By: TRUXTUN, Thomas, Commodore). FERGUSON, Eugene S FERGUSON, Eugene S.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Johns Hopkins Press, Baltimore, 1956,:

Seller ID: 36559


(TRUXTUN, Thomas, Commodore). FERGUSON, Eugene S. Truxtun of the Constellation : The Life of Commodore Thomas Truxtun, U.S. Navy 1755-1822. Baltimore:Johns Hopkins Press, 1956. Pp 322. 8vo, blue cloth. A full biography of th is pioneering U.S. Navy officer, tracing his career from his early merchantservice, to his privateering efforts during the Revolutionary War, his voy ages to the Far East, and ultimately to his command of the frigate Constellation in the war with France. Please note that this is the original Johns Hopkins edition, not the Naval Institute reprint. Vg in slightly rubbed dj w... View more info