de la Croix, Robert
Title SHIPS OF DOOM: True Tales of the Sea
Book Condition Light wear to the edges, else a fine copy in black cloth stamped in yellow; in pictorial dust jacket with a trace of edgewear and one very short closed edge tear and attendant mild creasing. A lovely copy. Splendid jacket art by Charles Walker.
Edition First U.S. edition. Translated from the French by Edward Fitzgerald. 192pp.
Publisher New York: The John Day Company, (1962).
Seller ID 35469.00
Fifth in de la Croix's series of books on mysteries and adventures of navigation history focuses on sea-going disasters, both famous and little-known. First published in France as NAVIRES SAN RETOUR and in England as SHIPS THAT DID NOT RETURN.
Nautical History. Ships and Sailing.