The Cruise of the Wave

The Cruise of the Wave
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The Cruise of the Wave
Book #: 013491

Author: Unstated
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Privately Printed
Place: New York
Year: 1866
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Fair Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: Tall Octavo
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: Tall Octavo. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Gilt-stamped brown cloth over boards, 25 pages with two original albumen photographs. Details a cruise between New London and Newport in a New York Yacht club vessel, "The Wave". Front board is detached, corners worn, rear board stained, chipping on spine ends, scattered staining, still highly readable. two newspaper obituaries (for Richard Edward Mount and John D. Maxwell) pasted on front free end paper, names in pencil written in blank margins, possibly to identify the nicknamed crew. The pencil names include: David Crawford, John D. Maxwell, David Austin, Geo. Forrest, Foster, Richard Edward Mount, Curtis, Dan Mason, F. Bond, Chas. Bains[sp?], Wm. Bard, and Sutton. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3 lbs 0 oz. Category: Ships & the Sea; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 013491.