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SNOW, Edward Rowe. Great Sea Rescues and Tales of Survival . New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, 1958. First American Printing. Pp. [i]-xiv,(2),1-268,(4), + 16 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth with silver lettering to spine. Contents: 1. The Adventures of Captain Roberts; 2. The Fleet of Lord Anson; 3. A Remarkable Preservation; 4. The Polar Robinson Crusoe; 5. Mistaken for Captain Bligh; 6. St. Helena's Six Deserters; 7. The Loss of theLittle Patty; 8. The Loss of the Essex; 9. Mocha Dick, the White Whale of the Pacific; 10. Henry Clarke's Escape; 11. Mate Tallman's Unbelievable Escape; 12. Frozen in the Arctic Ice; 13. Piracy out of Boston in 1875; 14. New England's Greatest Single Rescue Feat; 15. History's Worst Lifeboat Disaster; 16. The Horror of La Bourgogne; 17. The Loss of the World's Greatest Schooner, Thomas W. Lawson; 18. A Strange Boston Harbor Adventure; 19. Japanese Junks. Some minor soiling to top third of spine, spotting to initial and final leaves, else vg in rubbed, chipped, hinge-split, front-flap torn, altogether mediocre dj. 30.00
Title: Great Sea Rescues and Tales of Survival. 1st in poor dj.
Publisher: Dodd, Mead and Company, New York, 1958,:
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