785 pp. with index Large quarto. original orange padded cloth, pictorially stamped in black with six vignettes on front cover centered round gilt pictorial medallion, lettered in black and gilt, brown endpapers. Illustrated with "over 250 spirited illustrations". Spine ends slightly rubbed, small vertical split in cloth on front cover, else fine. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The History of the Sea. A Graphic ...
Publisher: J. W. Lyon n. d
Book Description M. A. DONOHUE & Co. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. M. A. DONOHUE & Co. (illustrator). B0K: Good/Fair, $25O.O3 the HIST0RY of the SEA; a GRAPHIC DESCRIPTI0N of MARITIME ADVENTURES, ACHIEVEMENTS, EXPL0RATI0NS, DISC0VERIES and INVENTI0NS, Including Hazards and Perils of Early Navigators, Cruelties and Experiences of Noted Buccaneers Conquests and Prizes of the great Pirates, Discoveries and Achievements of the great Captains, Conflicts with Savages, Cannibals, Robbers, etc, Arctic Explorations and Attendant Sufferings, Growth of Commerce, Rise and Progress of Ship Building, Ocean Navigation, Naval Power, etc, etc. COVERING the many centuries of Development in Science and Civilization from the ARK to the PRESENT TIME. Author of "DICK TINTO" "The COURT of NAPOLEON". Over 250 Spirited Illustrations. GOODRICH, Frank B, LL.D.; HOWLAND, Edward Esq. M. A. DONOHUE & Co. No Date Of Publication, Sometime before 1902. H/C. Sun Browning On A Brown Cloth Spine, With Title In Black Letters, Hard Cover B0K: Good/Fair, Shelf, Edge And Corner Wear, 682 Numbered Pages, Printed On Tan Paper, Browning On Edges, In Very Good/ Condition, That Were Lightly Viewed, And Are Clean And Tight To The Spine. Spine Is Cracked And Separating Inside Front And Rear Covers. Gift Inscription, Inside Front Cover, As Follows, "To Master Eddie Taylor, From Mabel 1902", In Fading Black Ink, From A Fountain Pen. D/J: None. This B0K Is Hard To Find, Will Be Packaged And Shipped Carefully, To Avoid Shipping Damage And Will Make It, An Excellent Addition To Your Own Personal Library Collection, Or As A Gift For The Discriminating Collector / Reader. WORLD WIDE SHIPPING, AVAILABLE. Bookseller Inventory # 011427