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The Colonial Clippers by  Basil Lubbock - Hardcover - Third edition - 1924 - from Common Crow Books and Biblio.com

The Colonial Clippers

by Lubbock, Basil

Condition: Very Good/fair


Glasgow: James Brown & Son, 1924. Third edition. Hardcover. Very Good/fair. Third edition, 1924. Cloth hardcover with gilt titles in dust jacket, illustrated, 433 pp., clean unmarked text, Very Good copy in Fair dust jacket, light age-toning to the pages and page-edges, rubbing and light wear to the tips of the book's covers, soiling and discoloration to the dust jacket, significant wear to the dust jacket including rubbing, tearing, and loss. Still, dust jacket is mostly present. Dust jacket housed in archival dust jacket protector.
  • Bookseller: Common Crow Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: s00027013
  • Title: The Colonial Clippers
  • Author: Lubbock, Basil
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: fair
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Third edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: James Brown & Son
  • Place: Glasgow
  • Date published: 1924
  • Keywords: Transportation, Boats, Boating, Nautical, Sailing, Sailboats


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Cloth
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