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1946-47 Jane's Fighting Ships. Large, Just-Post WWII Edition - Over 450 Pages
ARTIFACT: 1946 ??? 1947 Jane's Fighting Ships, large, just-post WWII edition. This edition was published by the "United States of America and Canada by the MacMillan Company in New York and by Sampson Low, Marston, & Co. LTD. in London". The book contains nearly 70 pages of period advertisements and nearly 450 pages of ships, specs, photos, and other relevant information. It is hardcover and the binding reads: "JANE'S FIGHTING SHIPS 1946-47 MACMILLAN". The title page reads: "JANE'S FIGHTING SHIPS 1946-47 (CORRECTED TO APRIL 1947) FOUNDED IN 1897 BY FRED T. JANE FORTY-NINTH YEAR OF ISSUE", "EDITOR: FRANCIS E. McMURTRIE, A.I.N.A.", "THE MACMILLAN COMPANY NEW YORK".
VINTAGE: Circa 1946 ??? 1947
SIZE: Approximately 13-1/4" x 8-1/2" x 1-3/8"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Hard cover, paper, ink, sewn binding
ATTACHMENT: Sewn binding
MARKINGS: "THIS EDITION FOR SALE ONLY AMERICA AND CANADA", "MADE AND PRINTED IN GREAT BRITAIN BY PURNELL AND SONS, LTD., PUALTON (SOMERSET) AND LONDON"
ITEM NOTES: This is from a military reference book collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MEX16 LABEX8/16
CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): The book shows minor to moderate use mostly to corners, and age wear and light soiling to the edges of the pages, the binding remains intact, overall excellent condition.