Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1969.
First Edition. Hardcover. 8 3/8" X 5 3/4". 378pp. Moderate edgewear to unclipped pictorial dust jacket, with chipping to tail of spine, small tears to extremities, sunning, and light foxing. Blue cloth over boards, iwth publisher's device in gilt to upper board and spine lettered in kind. Mild edgwewear and sunning to binding. Foxing and dust soiling to edges of text block. Previous owner's name to front pastedown. Discoloration from binder's glue to rear pastedown. Binding is firm and sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. A solid and quite handsome first printing of this dramatic novel of the sea by Dudley Pope. Very good / good +. Item #3439