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Astounding Tales of the Sea by  Edward Rowe Snow - First Edition (No Additional printings) - 1965 - from Dave Shoots, Bookseller and

Astounding Tales of the Sea

by Snow, Edward Rowe

Condition: Very Good Minus/Good

New York: Dodd, Mead, and Co., 1965 Red cloth on boards. DJ missing thumb-size chip at bottom. Previous owner's name. Twenty stories of tragedy at sea, some resulting in heroic rescue while others ended in cruel death. 268 pp.. First Edition (No Additional printings). Hard Cover. Very Good Minus/Good. Illus. by Photos and Drawings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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