Lot 206 of 515:
Rounding Cape Horn and Other Sea Stories, illustrated 1st Ed.  

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Rounding Cape Horn and Other Sea Stories

Author:
McRoberts, William

Place:
Peoria, Ill.

Publisher:
H.S. Hill Printing Company

Date:
1895

Description:

293 pp. Frontispiece with 10 full-page plates and sketches by Grant Wright. (8vo), 7x4¼ in., original blue pictorial cloth stamped in gilt. First Edition.

Includes the story of a visit to a convict island off the coast of Brazil. The illustrator, Grant Wright, is best known for Art of the Caricature, 1904. Wright III, 3560 (citing LC copy only).


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Head and tail of spine bumped, extremities rubbed, corners bumped slightly frayed; some light offsetting; overall very good.


 
Item number:
307624
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