First edition of Types of Naval Officers by Captain A.T. Mahan.
Octavo, xiv, , 500pp, [4pp ads]. Navy blue cloth, title in gilt on spine, gilt illustration stamped on cover. Top edge gilt, blue endpapers. Complete with frontispiece portrait and 6 full page illustrations. Some separation at title page, begining to pull away from binding but stable. (Hattendorf, A10a).