Life and Achievements of Admiral Dewey, from Montpelier to Manila

Author: Halstead, Murat
Price: $49.00
Publisher Location: Chicago
Publisher: C.W. Stanton
Year Published: 1899
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Binding: Cloth
Edition: First Edition
His youth in Montpelier, Vermont, Admiral Dewey went on to heroic Naval fame at Manila Bay, the Philippines, in victory over the Spaniards at the end of the 19th Century. Pages 452. Bound in deep red imitation alligator hide , padded, with marbled page edges, a gilt title on the spine, with a curious gilt statement on the front cover reading "Compliments of Murat Halstead The Author to George Dewey the Admiral", which was on all copies of this unusual binding. Scarce.
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