Andrew Mowbray, ( 1991), Lincoln, RI
28.5 cm., 160 pp. Color and b/w plates, ills.
… The edged weapons and polearms of the classical age of Fighting Sail, 1626-1826 – tracing their development in the navies of England and Northern Europe through that of the United States. With particular attention to the period of the American Revolution through the War of 1812. First edition. With 5-line inscription from Gilkerson on half title. Fine condition in fine dustjacket.