New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc., 1960.
First Edition. Hardcover. 8 1/4" X 5 5/8". 194pp. Moderate edgewear to unclipped pictorial dust jacket designed by Tom O'Sullivan and Doris Hardesty, with light sunning, dust soiling, and edgewear. Red cloth over boards, with spine lettered in yellow. Mild edgewear to binding. Age-toning to edges of text block. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper, in marker and ink. Toning to endpapers. Very heavy age-toning to pages throughout, else unmarked. Binding is firm and sound. A solid first printing of this World War II sea story by D. A. Rayner. Good / good +. Item #3435