Verrill, A. Hyatt
Title THE TREASURE OF BLOODY GUT
Book Condition Thumbtack-head sized dot of dark blue-black ink to upper-page edges, faint foxing to page edges, else sharp, bright, fresh, near fine; in a near fine dust jacket: lightly soiled, spine darkened a bit, nicking to spine ends.
Edition First edition, first printing. In textured black cloth with white spine titles; in an illustrated dust jacket.
Publisher New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1937).
Seller ID 51020.00
Dr. Hewlettt and his son Jimmy go to the titular island in search of the remains of long-vanished aborigines, but find themselves enmeshed in a battle for lost pirate treasure. Maps and decorations by the author, an archaeologist and explorer.
Pirate Fiction. West Indies. Archaeology. Juvenile Fiction. Adventure Fiction. Children's Literature. Illustrated Books.