The Yachtsman's England - The English Scene - Vol. III

By: Carr, Frank G. G; Intro by Series Editor Mr. Eric Parker

Price: $38.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


Possible First English Edition in funky blue/cream 'tweedy' cloth covered boards with a royal blue cloth backstrip with gilt titles. Patterned endpapers are age-toned and carry one black latin Ex-Libris Bristow stamp on the celery green decorative endpapers with white ships wheels scatttered all over and The English Scene in grass green printed at head of fep and frt pastedown. This appears to be a personal volume. There are no other markings whatsoever. The cream colored 249 pp text is tight, crisp and unmarked save for moderate age toning. Original un-dlipped (and un-priced) age-toned tan background dust jacket shows an illustration of a green sail boat and waves with a white sail in front of a blue sky on frt panel, green title and blue author name and blue background backstrip of dj has a blurry, but still legible, title printed there. 1/4" of loss across head of spine extending around book to head of both frt and rear gutters, plus a couple of surface rubs taking a bit of the blue color from the dj backstrip, but no holes, are the only issues. This is volume three of The English Scene edited by Mr. Eric Parker who has written the introduction. Illustrated with 8 b/w full page plates. Chapters include: The Rivers, The Seas, The Havens, The Ships, The Coasts, The Ghosts, The Men.

Title: The Yachtsman's England - The English Scene - Vol. III

Author Name: Carr, Frank G. G; Intro by Series Editor Mr. Eric Parker

Illustrator: Photographs

Categories: BOATING & MARITIME HISTORY,

Publisher: PA & NY, J. B. Lippincott Company: 1937

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 46318

Keywords: Boating & Maritime History, Sailing, Sailboats, Yachts, Ghosts and Tales of the Sea. The English Scene, Volume III, 3.,