Title THE GENTLE CAPTAIN
Book Condition A trace of pale foxing to page edges, hint of dust soiling to page edges, else a fine copy in blue boards with illustration in pale blue to front cover, pale blue lettering to spine; in a somewhat age-darkened and lightly soiled illustrated dust jacket.
Edition First U.S. edition.
Publisher New York: Rinehart & Company, Inc., (1955).
Seller ID 41871.00
Sea yarn set aboard the cargo steamer Antares and foregrounding the contrasting natures of Captain O'Mara and his Chief Officer. Davis's debut. With drawings by David Cobb, R.O.I. A nice copy of a rather elusive title.
Nautical Fiction. Fiction.