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A Landlubbers Log of a Voyage Round the Horn , Being a Journal Kept By Morton MacMichael III During a Voyage From Philadelphia to San Francisco Via Cape Horn , in the American Ship Pactolus, Author's Edition

Morton MacMichael III

Published by The Author, Philadelphia, 1879
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
From Antiquarian Books of Boston (Winthrop, MA, U.S.A.)

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Author's private edition, with the 1879 date on the title page: "This Journal, Printed from the original manuscript without the alteration of a dozen words, was prepared for home consumption only. The illustrations and maps are copied from the original pen and ink sketches. It has been put into its present form in order to send it as a remembrance from the Author (now in Japan) to his "chums" and friends. / Christmas, 1879". Very clean and bright in dark red cloth with still bright gilt decorations and gilt lettering on the front cover. The spine is plain. The top of the spine is chipped to a depth of 1/4 inch, with a little rubbing to the bottom edge of the spine. The very good, unworn covers are perfectly attached without any cracking. 138 very clean and crisp pages. There is an inked inscription on the upper frontpaper. Measures about 6 inches by 7-1/2 inches. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 16277

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Title: A Landlubbers Log of a Voyage Round the Horn...

Publisher: The Author, Philadelphia

Publication Date: 1879

Binding: Decorative Cloth Hardcover

Illustrator: Illustrated

Book Condition:Very Good

Edition: First Edition.

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