Morison, Samuel Eliot
Title "Old Bruin" Commodore Matthew Calbraith Perry
Book Condition Good
Jacket Condition Fair
Edition 1st Edition
Publisher An Atlantic Monthly Press Book, Little, Brown and Company, Boston 1967
Seller ID 4021
First Edition, Dust Jacket has nicks and scrapes and tears. Book is in Good condition, some scuffs to spine, very light shelf wear to edges and corners. Presented to the library, but never circulated, dedication sticker on title page, but no other markings anywhere in the book. "Commodore Matthew C. Perry, 1794-1858, The American Naval Officer Who Helped Found Liberia, Hunted Pirates in the West Indies, Practised Diplomacy with the Sultan of Turkey And the King of Two Sicilies; Commanded the Gulf Squadron in the Mexican War, Promoted the Steam Navy and the Shell Gun, and Conducted the Naval Expedition Which Opened Japan." 482 tight, clean pages.