Very Good / Very Good. Item #9803
Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1937. First Edition. Octavo; publisher's cloth in pictorial dust jacket; ,296pp.; frontispiece, three leaves of plates, pictorial endpapers. Jacket lightly worn at extremities, external panels a bit toned and dust-soiled, corners gently bumped, else Very Good and sound overall.
Biography of the American naval officer Stephen Decatur (1779-1820), involved in both the First and Second Barbary Wars and the War of 1812.