London: Collins, 1956, (First Edition) Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Maps to the endpapers and blanks;
From the cover: The Mary Deare was a 6,000 ton freighter. She had been torpedoed three times in two world wars, had been wrecked twice before. She had tramped the seven seas for more than forty years. At the Formal Investigation into her loss Higgins, her first mate, described her as a floating death trap of…
Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with a little fraying to the spine ends. Leans a little. Previous owners’ name to the first blank. Pages lightly age-tanned.
Green boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 256 pages. 8″ x 5½”.