“Captains Courageous” A Story of the Grand Banks.

“Captains Courageous” A Story of the Grand Banks.
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London: Macmillan and Co., 1897. 8vo. Original green cloth, black-, red-, and gilt-stamped nautical decorations. 21 illustrated plates including frontis. Owner inscription in ink on front endpaper. Contemporary newspaper clipping of Shakespeare, “Woolsey’s Fall,” some staining on p. 269 where clipping is slipped in. Spine slightly askew; very good copy. First American edition. A coming-of-age tale of fishing off the coast of New England. (Item Id: 106048)

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