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Detailed Information for Seller's item number: 9810
Report on the Ship-Building Industry of the United States [from the 10th U.S. Census, 1880]
Author: Hall, Henry
Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] [Government Printing Office] [1884]

Quarto, Hardcover, black and white engraved plates, plans, 276 pages. Condition: Good.
     Very detailed statistics and information gathered for the 10th U. S. Census. The information was collected mostly by personal visits to the many shipyards in the United States rather than by correspondence. There are chapters on merchant sailing vessels, steam vessels, iron vessels, canal boats, shipbuilding timber, merchant sailing vessels, and more. There are scale drawings and plans throughout, along with a few plates, including a double page folded plate of the Mississippi River steamboat "Golden Rule." A tremendous amount of information on late 19th century shipbuilding in America. This report was separated from a larger census volume and bound separately here in tan cloth over boards. Title page has some soil and a 1" tear at bottom edge. A few leaves are beginning to pull loose at either top or bottom of inner margin, but all still attached. One plate has a large piece of one corner torn away. Prior owner bookplate on front pastedown. Nautical & Maritime

Price: US$150.00. Quantity available: 1.
 Appr.: | AUD 174.01 CAD 169.49 EUR 119.52 GBP 95.54 JPY 15000 MXN 1875 ZAR 1630 

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   Back Creek Books LLC, ABAA/ILAB
Toll free: 1-877-626-1363
194 Main Street
Annapolis, Maryland
21401 United States
Phone: 410-626-1363, Fax: 815-425-8542
Website: http://www.backcreekbooks.biz
Email: tf@backcreekbooks.com

Seller's item number:
9810

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We pack and ship in corrugated cardboard boxes for protection in transit. Normal domestic shipping is by Media Mail at $5 for the first book and $1.25 for each additional book or volume. Other methods and international delivery usually require individual calculation. Your complete satisfaction is guaranteed, and any book is returnable for a full refund if not as described. We accept payment by American Express, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, PayPal, check, or money order. Institutions and libraries may request an invoice. We can email digital photographs of any available book upon request.

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