Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1959.
First Edition. Hardcover. 8 1/4" X 5 5/8". 342pp. Moderate wear to unclipped pictorial dust jacket, with edgewear, foxing, dust soiling, small tears to corners and edges, and shallow chipping to head and tail of spine. Blue cloth over boards, with spine lettered in silver. Moderate edgewear to binding, with light sunning to edges. Foxing and dust soiling to edges of text block. Previous owner's name to front pasteodwn. Light toning and foxing to endpapers. Binding is firm and sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. A presentable first printing of this adventure at sea by Andrew Hepburn. Very good / good +. Item #3442