New York: C.S. Hammond, (1908). A-F, 32 pp. + loose illustrations. Illus. with b/w reproductions, photos, drawings, and map. Folio. Limp cloth. First edition. Boards soiled, hinges split due to addition of over 200 mounted illustrations, owner's stamp on top margin of several leaves; some illustrations dismounted, a few fragile and torn, still an extremely full record of the period. Item #41306
204 additional photos, documents and clippings, most up through the first World War and mounted to tipped-in pages, neatly labeled, and none hindering views of original illustrations. Provenance: Compiled by F.L Homan (his stamp), who was President of the American Oyster Company and an inventor of a number of nautical items. A unique copy.