THE NAVAL SERVICE OF CANADA, ITS OFFICIAL HISTORY (In Two Volumes)

[Volume I: ”Origins and Early Years” & Volume II: “Activities on Shore During the Second World War”]

1952

First Canadian Edition

By: Gilbert Norman Tucker

The Minister of National Defence [Ottawa]

8vo (436 & 579 pages, illustrated with photo frontispieces in both volumes, black & white and color illustrations, photographs and maps throughout)

Hardcover (without Dust Jacket) [Blue cloth]

Item Number: 205384

$115.00

Description

This is a very good set of the First Canadian edition, without dust jackets, recently deaccessioned from the library of the New York Yacht Club, with the club’s stunning vintage bookplate on the front pastedown, along with a discreet Case and Shelf notation. There are no other markings.