The Attorney General v. Sillem and Others, Claiming the Vessel "Alexandra," seized under the Foreign Enlistment Act, (59 George III., Chapter 69.) Report of the Trial before the Right Honourable the Lord Chief Baron and a Special Jury. With an Appendix.

Great Britain. Court of Exchequer at Westminster. / London: Printed by George E. Eyre and William Spottiswoode, 1863
first edition; 235, [1], lxxx (Appendix), [2] (index) pp.; library and ownership markings, original cloth faded at spine and chipped at head, occasional light age staining, still a sound and good+ copy; the steam gunboat "Alexandra" was seized because it was believed that she was being fitted out for service by the Confederacy, which she was, but a gift from Fraser, Trenholm & Company not as a purchase and the legal complications went on long enough to keep the vessel from going into action. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: American Civil War, Great Britain, naval history, neutrality, wark

Item #: 530324

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Histoire de la marine. Editee par l'Illustration, sous la direction artistique de Albert Sebille avec la collaboration de Rene Lefebure.

Toudouze, Georges-G., et al. / Paris: Illustration, 1934
first edition; folio (38 cm. tall), [xii], 475, [5] pp., color frontis., profusely illustrated, mostly in black and white but also including tipped color plates, imitation leather binding rubbed and worn with front joint broken through and hinges weak, clean text and overall good. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: nautical, naval art and science, shipbuilding, oversize

Item #: 585067


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Captain Armistead Rust ... Hearing .. on S. 1267, a bill to transfer Capt. Armistead Rust from the retired to the active list of the United States Navy.

Rust, Armistead. / Washington: 1914
71 pp.; exploration of why he was 'plucked'; ex library in later cloth,. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: naval, military history americana genealogy

Item #: 581762


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La guerre navale aux Dardanelles. Preface du Vice-Amiral Guepratte. (La marine francaise dans la Grande Guerre, 1914-1918, Tome 3)

Thomazi, A. / Paris: Payot, 1926
256 pp.; paper wrappers dark and chipped, text age toned and shaken, complete but working copy. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: World War I, naval operations, France

Item #: 635368


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The Fleets Behind the Fleet. The Work of the Merchant Seamen & Fishermen in the War.

Dixon, W. MacNeile. / NY: 1917
96 pp., covers soiled & worn, coming detached, else fair., softcover. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: World War I naval warfare

Item #: 586110


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Dispereert Niet, met de Marnix van St Aldegonde bij de invasies van Noord-Afrika, Sicilie en Salerno door Kapitein H. W. Hettema, oud-gezagvoerder van de "Marnix van St Aldegonde." Voorwoord van Vice-admiraal b. d. G. W. Stove

Hettema, H. W. / Amsterdam: Scheltens & Giltay 1947
Tweede druk; large ocatvo, 272 pp., plates; original boards with cloth spine lightly soiledm overall good+. Volumes Included: 1

Subject/Keywords: World War II, naval operations, Royal Netherlands Navy

Item #: 613328


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