A BIOGRAPHICAL MEMOIR OF THE LATE COMMODORE JOSHUA BARNEY: FROM AUTOGRAPHICAL NOTES AND JOURNALS....

Boston: Gray and Bowen, 1832. xvi,328pp. plus frontispiece. Original cloth, paper label. Label chipped, cloth soiled and faded, small tears on the spine. Contemporary ownership signatures on front flyleaf and in the margins of several pages. Scattered foxing throughout. Good. Item #WRCAM50053

First edition of this biography of Barney, who had a distinguished career in the American Revolution and the War of 1812, including cruises in the Atlantic and Mediterranean. HOWES B160. AMERICAN IMPRINTS 11209.

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