Deep - Sea Bubbles or the Cruise of the Anna Lombard
Bootes, Henry H.

New York, NY D. Appleton & Company 1929 First American edition Octavo (standard size). Wear and chipping to edges of dj, with a few closed tears. Small 1/2 oblong hole in dj on spine at title. Dj covers are scuffed, with some red marks at lower front cover. Slight wear to edges and corners of boards, with a small scuff mark on spine matching hole in dj. Head and heel bumped. Bookshop sticker of Dennen's of Detroit on flyleaf. Slight soiling and browning to edges of textblock. 354 p. The story of a former smuggling clipper ship and a long voyage from London to the Pacific on a whaling voyage with additonal purposes in the 1880s, with the author as 3rd mate. Nonfiction, though an Australian newspaper of the time stated " The publishers do not guarantee the literal accuracy of all the statements In "Deep Sea Bubbles," by Mr. Henry H, Bootes, but commend it as an interesting narrative..." Very Good in Fair dust jacket Hardcover in full cloth (Item ID: 11755)


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