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VILLIERS, A. J. Modern Mariners : Sea Dogs of To-day. [Dj adds: True and fascinating tales by the author of 'By Way of Cape Horn' and 'The Cruise of the Conrad'.] Garden City, NY: Garden City Publishing Co., (1937). In a StarBooks dust jacket. Pp. (4),ix-xvii,(3),3-325, frontis., +  pp. of plat es. 8vo, blue cloth, top edge dyed navy blue. Author and sailor A. J. Villiers believes that romance and adventure of the sea is still to be had; thateveryday there is something new under the sun, one must simply look for it . Here-in Mr. Villiers records just a few of those stories in this anthology. Chapters include: Carl Anton Larsen, Master Whaler; The John Stewart Line; The Last Voyage of the Monkbarns; The "Garths" of Montreal; Erikson Masters and Erikson Ships; Thirty-Six Times Around Cape Horn; Trawlermen of theFar North; and Foster of the Trevassa. Light edgewear, else very good in r ubbed, nicked, corner-trimmed dust jacket. 25.00
Title: Modern Mariners : Sea Dogs of To-day. in dj.
Publisher: Garden City Publishing Co., Garden City, NY, 1937,:
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