Laid in loosely is a marketing announcement of the books release. This book is a unique contribution to the history of the people of Azorean ancestry who came to New England to make their mark as master mariners. Many B&W photos and illustrations, hundreds of ship's captains, both merchants and whalers are listed with supporting data. Very Scarce! The bottom front of the DJ has some closed tears, still presents nicely in mylar. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Naval History
Title: They ploughed the seas: Profiles of Azorean ...
Publisher: Valkyrie Press
Publication Date: 1978
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Valkyrie Press December 1977, 1977. Unknown. Book Condition: Collectible - Good. First Edition. A first paperback edition. Book is clean and tight. Moderate shelf wear with a 4' crease in the front cover. Has light tanning on the pages and page edges. We put tracking on every shipment. Bookseller Inventory # 41419
Book Description Valkyrie Press, St. Petersburg, FL, 1978. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Blue boards, 171pp with illustrations, minor yellowing to endpapers where newspaper review has been loose inside. Inscribed by author on front pastedown, else contents clean, tight and unmarked. Minor rubbing to corners of DJ otherwise unmarked. Very scarce. Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 50470