By: WILLIAMS, Frederick Benton BOOTH, William Stone.
Seller ID: 28896
WILLIAMS, Frederick Benton. On Many Seas: The Life and Exploits of a Yankee Sailor; edited by his friend William Stone Booth. NY: Macmillan, April 1897. Third Printing. Pp 417. 8vo, green cloth with gilt rope border to front. An exceptionally plain-spoken account of a lifetime spent working in sail, both mercantile and naval. Tremendous stories drawn from experience of all the world's oceans, and most of its trades. Ex-library (inkstamps to several initial leaves). Slightly cocked, rubbed, soiled, edges dusty. 67.50 View More...