Canton Captain.

By: CONNOLLY, James B.

Price: $20.00

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CONNOLLY, James B. Canton Captain. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, Doran and Company, Inc., 1942. First Edition. Pp (8),[1]-342,(2), portrait frontis. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. A biography of Captain Robert Bennet Forbes (1804–1889), who was a sea captain, China merchant, ship owner, and writer. He was active in ship construction, maritime safety, the opium trade, and charitable activities. Spine lettering faded, light wear, rubbed,a few white spots to back cover, waterstaining to front gutter, else good. 20.00

Title: Canton Captain.

Author Name: CONNOLLY, James B.

Categories: 75,

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran and Company, Garden City, N.Y., 1942,:

Seller ID: 90042

Keywords: NAUTICAL MERCANTILE SHIPPING BIOGRAPHY CHINESE AMERICAN CAPTAINS CHINA,