Very Good / Very Good. Item #7435
New York: Viking Press, 1938. First Edition. Octavo (20.5cm.); publisher's cloth in red pictorial dust jacket; ,188pp.; illus., blue pictorial endpapers. General light shelf wear to jacket extremities, spine panel and spine cloth faded, old tape to both jacket flaps and pastedowns (tape yellowed and perished), else Very Good and sound overall.
"Being The Adventures of a Wyoming Ranch-Hand as Recounted by the Best-Accredited Liars' Benches along the Entire Coast of Massachusetts in which New and Valuable Hints to the Whaleman, Fisherman, and Young Student of Deep-Water Navigation Are Freely Given, Along with a Narrative of Astonishing Exploits among the Creatures of the Deep and the Not-Too-Deep Including Sparm [sic] Whale, Swordfish, Blue Shark, Sea Sarpent [sic], Mermaid, and the Skipper's Wife as Well as Many Others."