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1938 8th Edition
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  • 1938 Hard Cover - early printing
    1938 Hard Cover - early printing
  • 1938 Hard Cover - late printing
    1938 Hard Cover - late printing
Cover: dark blue cloth covered hard-cover, book style with gold lettering and Department of The Navy Seal
Spine: gold lettering
Author:   none listed
Copyright Date:   1938 by U. S. Naval Institute
Printing Date:   1st printing - March, 1938 (square corner)
  2nd printing - May, 1938 (? corner)
  3rd printing - June, 1938 (round corner)
Printing Date Codes:   dates listed bottom center of title page for 2nd & 3rd printing only
Publisher:   U. S. Naval Institute
Printer:   U. S. Naval Institute
Size:   7½" x 5¼" x 1½"
Price:   none listed
Number of Pages:   836 pages including table of contents, 7 page color plate
Number of Chapters:   7 parts with 60 chapters
remarks:   early printing: cover has square corners and pages have round corners
  late printing: both cover and pages have round corners
approximate used value:  $50 - $100 - only an approximate value, also check eBay or Amazon for current auctions

Main Pages

  • Title Page - front
  • Title Page - back
  • Introduction Page

Table of Contents Pages

  • Table of Contents - Page 1
  • Table of Contents - Page 2
  • Table of Contents - Page 3
  • Table of Contents - Page 4
  • Table of Contents - Page 5