BLACKMAN, Raymond V.B.
Title: World's Warships. 3rd US edition in dustjjacket
Publisher:  Doubleday and Company, Inc., Garden City, N.Y., 1963,
Seller ID: 106242
BLACKMAN, Raymond V.B. The World's Warships. Third and Completely Revised Edition. Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday and Company, Inc., (1963). Pp (2),3-256. Illustrated. Oblong small 8vo, light green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "Covering all the principal navies of the world the warships are arranged by category - Aircraft carriers, battleships, battle cruisers, command ships, cruisers, leaders, destroyers, frigates and destroyer escorts, and submarines - and by classes within the various categories for purposes of easy reference. [...] The maximum information is provided about each ship, including a general description, details of displacement, dimensions, armament, propelling machinery and speed, together with the shipbuilders, construction dates, and other data." - from rear of dj. 'Each ship is illustrated and described in detail. Of the more than 100 photographs in the comprehensive guide, 67 appear in this edition for the first time." - from dj flap. Some spotting to edges, else very good in dustjacket. 27.00