Nelson the Sailor
New York: The MacMillan Company, 1950.
First Edition. Hardcover. 8 1/4" X 5 1/2". 235pp. Moderate wear to pictorial dust jacket, with front flap clipped but price still present. Rather heavy edgewear to jacket, with small tears to edges and extremities and fold-overs, chipping to head and tail of spine, and light dust soiling. Deep blue cloth over boards, with spine lettered in gilt. Mild wear to binding, with edgewear, scattered rubbing, and slight lean to spine. Previous owner's name to front pastedown. Binding is sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. An overall quite handsome first printing of this thrilling biography of Horatio Nelson, naval officer and fighter. Very good / good. Item #3390