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1 Preston, Antony Battleships: 1856-1977

Secaucus NJ: Chartwell Books, Inc. 1977. Preston describes the rise of the battleship, from the ironclad La Gloire to the New Jersey and everything in between, with photos and full color illustrations by John Bachelor. Dust jacket with one tear, small folio in blue cloth, pictorial endpapers, b&w and color illustrations throughout, index, 128pp, contents clean and tight with no marks, Very Good/Good. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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2 Preston, Antony Battleships: 1856-1977

Secaucus NJ: Chartwell Books, Inc. 1977. Preston describes the rise of the battleship, from the ironclad La Gloire to the New Jersey and everything in between, with photos and full color illustrations by John Bachelor. Dust jacket with no tears, small folio in blue cloth, pictorial endpapers, b&w and color illustrations throughout, index, 128pp, contents clean and tight with no marks, Very Good/Very Good. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Preston, Antony Carriers

New York: Gallery Books 1990, 1st printing. Preston traces the development of the aircraft carrier. Dust jacket, folio in pictorial boards, 100 b&w and color photos, index, 80pp, clean and tight with no marks, near Fine. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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4 Preston, Antony Cruisers

New York: Bison Books 1982. Preston unravels the complex history of this important class of warship, between battleships and destroyers, and their role in 20th century warfare. Dust jacket, 8vo in blue denim, b&w photos throughout, index, 64pp, no marks, Fine/Fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Preston, Antony Cruisers: An Illustrated History 1880-1980

Englewood Cliffs NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc. 1980, 1st US edition. Antony Preston untangles this most complex of warship classes, tracing the various theories of the cruiser's role, supplemented with technical illustrations, maps, and numerous rare photographs. Dust jacket, small folio in royal purple cloth, b&w and color photographs throughout, line drawings, index, 192pp, Fine/Fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 Preston, Antony Cruisers: An Illustrated History 1880-1980

Englewood Cliffs NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc. 1980, 1st US edition. Antony Preston untangles this most complex of warship classes, tracing the various theories of the cruiser's role, supplemented with technical illustrations, maps, and numerous rare photographs. Dust jacket, small folio in royal purple cloth, b&w and color photographs throughout, line drawings, index, 192pp, Fine/Fine. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7 Preston, Antony Great Warships

New York: Gallery Books 1986, 1st printing. The story of the development and careers of 10 of the most famous warships ever built, illustrated with over 140 b&w and color photos. Dust jacket, tall 4to in black cloth, illustrated throughout with b&w and color photographs, index, 122pp, as new, Fine/Fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8 Preston, Antony History of the Royal Navy

London: Hamlyn Publishing Group 1983. From 1588 to the present day, with lots of illustrations. Dust jacket with one tear tape mended, 4to in navy cloth, color and b&w illustrations throughout, index, 192pp, no marks, near Fine/Very Good. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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9 Preston, Antony Navies of the American Revolution

Englewood Cliffs NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc. 1975, 1st US edition. British naval historians Antony Preston and David Lyon, assisted by artist John H. Batchelor, describe the heroism of the commanders on both sides of the Atlantic, the construction of their great sailing ships, and their weaponry. Dust jacket, 4to in naval cloth, map endpapers, illustrated throughout in b&w and color, 160pp, contents as new, near Fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 Preston, Antony Navies of the American Revolution

Englewood Cliffs NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc. 1975, 1st US edition. British naval historians Antony Preston and David Lyon, assisted by artist John H. Batchelor, describe the heroism of the commanders on both sides of the Atlantic, the construction of their great ailing ships, and their weaponry. Dust jacket with one slight abrasion, 4to in naval cloth, map endpapers, illustrated throughout in b&w and color, 160pp, contents as new, near Fine. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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