Good in Poor jacket. Stated first printing. First US edition. Black cloth in unclipped jacket. 279 pp. A work of historical fiction revolving around the life and exploits of the privateer or pirate, Captain Henry Morgan. By Josephine Tey (also a pseudonym), who was perhaps best known for her mysteries. POOR jacket on a GOOD book. Heavy chipping, tearing, creasing and loss to the jacket along the hinges, flaps and extremities, almost completely separated along the flap hinges. Heavy creasing, some scuffing and soiling to the jacket, being overall extremely worn and fragile. General fading, minor soiling and edgewear to the book. Property of US Navy stamped on the inside cover. Page edges soiled.
Good. No dust jacket. 1952. 253 pages. No dust jacket. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. Small annotations to the FEP. Mild tanning to pages with light foxing to the text block edge. Firm binding. Bumping to spine ends and corners with noticeable rubbing and scuffing along edges and over surfaces. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1487156829RF (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. )
Very Good binding. Very Good dust jacket. Dustjacket clipped with the $3.50 price still present. Dust jacket protected in a mylar cover. There is a previous owner bookplate on the front pastedown. The First American edition. Very Good binding / Very Good dust jacket.
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