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Glory of the Seas.

Middletown CT: Marine Historical Assn/Wesleyan Univ, 1970. Limited Edition. Hardcover. "The first volume in the American Maritime Library." Explores the last of the great McKay clipper ships, constructed in 1869, as told by those who built and sailed upon her for 40 years. Fine in Near Fine Slipcase. Tight, bright, and unmarred. Slipcase shows minor shelf/edge wear and a touch of sun, else bright and clean. Quarterbound, blue cloth spine, blue paper boards and spine label, gilt lettering and decorative elements, pictorial endpages, frontispiece, speckled textblock edges. 8vo. 303pp. Illus. (b/w plates). Numbered limited edition, this being 82 of 500. Signed by the author. Item #8321

Price: $45.00

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