- Tag = Nautical fiction
THE TAKING OF THE GRY
Edition: First US edition
New York: Macmillan, 1934. Red pictorial cloth stamped in black, black top page edges, colour endpaper maps. Light yellowing to page edges and endpapers, else fine and bright, no owner names. Price-clipped jacket has small chips and tears, VG otherwise. A nautical adventure novel set on the Eastern Spanish Main.
Condition: Binding: HardcoverBook ID: 24501More details Price: USD $35.00 USD $31.50
VICTORIOUS TROY or the Hurrying Angel.
Edition: First Canadian issue
Toronto: Macmillan, 1935. Red cloth, black top page edges. Light rubbing to foot of spine; fore edges yellowed; tanning to pastedowns from binding materials; else fine, no owner names. Dust jacket has rubbing, shallow chips, & short tears to spine tips; red author name on spine slightly sunned; edge tears to panels; two inch corner tear to rear panel internally repaired; good. A sea novel set in the South Pacific in 1922. A full-rigged sailing ship caught in a violent storm is saved by an 18 year old apprentice, based on a true story. Made from the US edition.
Condition: Binding: HardcoverBook ID: 14520More details Price: USD $19.95 USD $17.96