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Life of an American Sailor: Rear Admiral William Hemsley Emory, United States Navy.

By: Gleaves, Adm. Albert.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Doran, 1923.: 1923

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 58-1216

Condition: Good


NAP. 358p. Photos. Emory led to rescue efforts to find the Greeley Expedition in 1889. He was also commander of U.S.S. Yosemite during the Spanish-American War. Blue cloth. Heavy. Corners worn. Frontiespiece and other photo separated. Blue cloth. Spine slightly sunned. Good Copy View more info

Reminiscences of Adventure and Service. A Record of Sixty-Five Years.

By: Greely, Maj. Gen. A. W.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Scribner's, 1927.: 1927

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 44-936

Condition: Very Good


1st ed. SD/NAP. 356p. Photos. Civil War service from Private to Bvt. Major, present at Richmond, Second Manassas, Antietam, and Fredericksburg, wounded 3 times. Service with Negro troops. Brig Gen & Chief Signal Officer 1887, Maj. Gen. 1906. Arctic exploration: commanded the ill-fated Lady Franklin Bay Expedition to Ellesmere Island in the Canadian Arctic (1881-84). Red cloth. Frontispiece partially loose. Newspaper burn on front end paper. Spine titles not bright. Slightly cocked. Minor wear to corners. Very Good Copy View more info