The Ship of Flame. A Saga of the South Seas. Illus. by N. Mordvinoff

Stone, William S.

Published by Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 1945
Condition: Fine Hardcover
From DBookmahn's Used and Rare Military Books (Burke, VA, U.S.A.)

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Stated second printing before publication Original boards. Minor wear to spine ends otherwise book is in fine condition. 165pp. Numerous beautiful illustrations by Nicolas Mordvinoff. Traditional patterned boards; brown cloth spine with gilt lettering. Telling of the legend of the Polynesian hero who sailed the Ship of Flame in search of his father. It is a "tale of valor and of heroism: the story of the foremost of island kings, the first of island men. Rata was his name. " Title spread: Tahua at the prows of a canoe (in colour). Clean. Bookseller Inventory # 007623

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Title: The Ship of Flame. A Saga of the South Seas....

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, New York

Publication Date: 1945

Binding: Cloth

Illustrator: Mordvinoff, Nicolas

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Edition: 2nd Printing

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