Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1976.
First American Edition, 1st Printing. Hardcover. 8 1/2" X 5 1/2". 336pp. Presents nicely in protective archival sleeved dust jacket. Moderate edgewear to price-clipped dust jacket, with small tears to edges and extremities and shallow chipping to head and tail of spine. Blue cloth over boards, with ship stamped in black to upper board and spine lettered in gilt. MIld edgewear to binding, with gentle bumping to extremities and slight lean to spine. Dust soiling and foxing to edges of text block. Binding is firm and sound. Pages are clean and unmarked. A solid and quite attractive first American printing of this third novel of Percival Mereweather of the Honorable East India Company's Bombay Marine. Very good / good. Item #3735