History of the Navy of the United States of America


This antique leatherbound book has brown leather spine labels with gilt lettering. Some chipping and wear to leather; light foxing to endpapers; bookplate and inscription on front endpapers; most inner pages clean, binding feels sturdy. Vols. 1-2 of Cooper's history of the Navy are contained in this single volume, which was published in Cooper's home town of Cooperstown, N.Y. Full-page engravings throughout. About 525 pages, 7"x9".



  • History of the Navy of the United States of America, vols. 1-2 Complete
  • James Fenimore Cooper
  • H. & E. Phinney, Cooperstown - 1847
  • First edition