The Steam Navy of the United States.
Bennett, Frank M.
Warren & Co., ( 1896), Pittsburgh
25 cm. xv, 952 pp. b/w plates, folding plans.
A history of the growth of the steam vessel of war in the U.S. Navy, and of the Naval Engineer Corps. First edition of an important source. Bound in original blue cloth with gold decorations. Covers worn but binding sound and text clean.