Sailor Life on Man of War and Merchant Vessel. Charles NORDHOFF.
Sailor Life on Man of War and Merchant Vessel.

Sailor Life on Man of War and Merchant Vessel.

New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, [1884]. Hardcover. Small 4to. Olive green cloth with black, brown, ivory and gilt lettering and pictorial stamping. 753pp. Frontispiece, full-page illustrations, floral endpapers. Very good. Faint binding edgewear; old but neat and discreet cloth tape reinforcement of inner hinges; text block moderately age toned as usual; ownership signature on inner flyleaf. Item #43106

Later printing of this 1882 combination of two works first published in 1855 -- penned by this journalist and author (1830-1901) whose namesake grandson co-authored with James Norman Hall the bestselling "Bounty Trilogy." Delightful front board graphics.

Price: $75.00

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