Sea Fiction Guide.


SMITH, Myron J., Jr and Robert C. WELLER. Sea Fiction Guide. With a Foreword by Rear Adm. Ernest M. Eller, U.S.N. (Ret.) and Craft Notes by Edward L. Beach, Edwin M. Hall, Wilson Heflin, Hammond Innes, Alexander Kent, F. van Wyck Mason [and] John D. Seelye. Metuchen, N.J. : The Scarecrow Press, Inc., 1976. First Edition. Pp (4),v-xxix,(1),1-256,(2). 8vo (145 x 222 mm), red cloth, with white lettering to front and spine.

Toy 5590.

Myron Jack Smith, Jr. (b. May 3, 1944).

2,525 entries.

Craft Notes :
Edward L. Beach : “A Romantic Natural”
Edwin M. Hall : “James Fenimore Cooper and the Literature of the Sea”

Wilson Heflin : “Herman Melville: Seaman and Author”

Hammond Innes : “Nautical Fiction: A Brief Appraisal”

Alexander Kent : “The Integrity of Nautical Literature”

F. van Wyck Mason : “Sea Power in Sea Fiction”

John D. Seelye : “Loomings”

With Index of Pseudonyms and Joint Authors.
Index of Titles.
Index of General Topics.

Ex library, with usual stamps & labels, a few penciled notes, else very good. 70.00

Title: Sea Fiction Guide.

Author Name: SMITH, Myron J., Jr. and Robert C. WELLER. KENT, Alexander BEACH, Edward L. INNES, Hammond

Categories: 81,

Publisher: Scarecrow Press, Metuchen, N.J., 1976, ISBN:081080929X.:

Seller ID: 105237

Keywords: NAUTICAL BUCHERHEIT AMERICAN NAVY USN HISTORY NAVAL BIBLIOGRAPHY BIBLIOGRAPHIES SAIL LITERATURE SHIPPING NAVY RN USN HISTORY NAVAL LITERARY NOVELS HISTORICAL,