TWO YEARS BEFORE THE MAST A PERSONAL NARRATIVE OF LIFE AT SEA by R. H. Dana. Donohue, Henneberry & Co., . Binding: Decorative ClothDust Jacket: No Jacket. NOTES: No date, previous owner inscription dated 1906. Gilt and embossed decorative binding states "Advance edition" on spine. Not certain if this is an advance reading copy. Showing some exterior wear, contents are clean and tight. A scarce Donohue printing.Images available upon request. Fast shipping, your satisfaction is guaranteed. Please email us with any questions. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: TWO YEARS BEFORE THE MAST A PERSONAL ...
Publisher: Donohue, Henneberry & Co.
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Used: Acceptable
Edition: First Thus
Book Description Blackie & Son Ltd., UK, 1905. Hardcover. Condition: Good. No Jacket. 1st. 222pp plus publisher's catalogue and 4 illus; corners bumped, boards soiled, presentation plate on front pastedown, some soiling internally and on text block, spine breaking at front. Size: 8vo. Seller Inventory # 018811
Book Description MacMillan, 1930. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Ex-Library book with expected library markings. Salmon-colored library binding with white lettering on spine. 1938 reprint of 1930 edition. 415 pages. ex-library copy. Seller Inventory # mon0000091595
Book Description MacMillan, 1930. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Good. Good hardcover with poor DJ. Pages are clean and unmarked. Covers show edge wear. Binding is tight, hinges strong. Previous owner's name on end paper. Dust jacket shows edge wear with creases and tears.; 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed! Ships same or next business day!. Seller Inventory # 51611040046
Book Description Folio Society, London, 1986. Cloth. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Ian Ribbons (illustrator). First Thus. Introduction by Mervyn Horder. Brown cloth,illustrated endpapers. No slipcase. 342pp. Small spot on the spine. Seller Inventory # 38252
Book Description Blackie and Son Limited, London. Hard Cover. Condition: Poor. No Jacket. Waugh, Frederick J. (illustrator). First Thus Edition. Red/gilt cloth hardback - wearing/blemished/mottled/bumped. viii + 7-222pp. + 16 pages of advertisements. There are 4 additional illustrations by Frederick Waugh. There is a prize label attached to the inside front cover dated 1912, which gives an indication of the minimum age of the book. Significant foxing. Strain on hinge. Sound content, but because of the flaws mentioned, technically Poor. Seller Inventory # 5848
Book Description Blackie. Hard Cover. Condition: Good. W E Wigfull (illustrator). *** BOOK in clean and tight condition. Blue boards with gilt title on spine and blind stamped decorative panels on spine and upper board. Small blacked out owner's name on front free endpaper, otherwise unmarked; slight brown spots on edges. 221 pages, colour frontispiece and 3 further colour plates. The original publisher's bookmark is present - the illustration would sugest a publication date of late 1920s-early 30s. *** CONTENTS The author (1815 -1882) took a two year sabbatical from Harvard to enlist in a sailing ship. This book, an account of his time before the mast was first published in 1840 and is reckoned to be one of he very best accounts of a sailor's life in the early nineteenth century. Seller Inventory # 004823
Book Description Blackie. Hardback. No date. Blackie. Hard Cover. Book- Good, gilt titles and colour decoration on front board and spine, blue boards, front board damaged, missing front endpaper. 7x4.5. 222pp. Seller Inventory # 1892701
Book Description MacMillan, 1930. Hardcover. Condition: G+. Illustrated by C. Pears (illustrator). New Edition. October. Green boards/blk lettering. Sun faded spine/bit of open wear/tear at top. Inked ownership. Color frontispiece entitled 'One of the Kanakas.'. Intro by Grenfell. Clean/tight/natural pg browning. ; Children's Classics; Small 8vo; 415 pages. Seller Inventory # 7716
Book Description A. L. Burt Company ca 1925, New York, NY, 1925. Cloth. Condition: VG/No Dustjacket. Not Illustrated (illustrator). ........ 12mo., 363 pp., light page toning, shelfwear. Seller Inventory # BOOKS298650
Book Description A. L. Burt Company, New York, New York, 1900. Hardcover. Condition: Good. No Edition, Printing Or Date Present. The Book Is Bound In Burgundy Cloth With Gilt Lettering And Rules On The Spine. The Top Edges Are Gilt. The Cover Has Moderate Wear. The Front Hinge Is Cracked And A Former Owner's Book Plate Is Attached To The Front Pastedown. Seller Inventory # 037497