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Count Luckner the Sea Devil by  Lowell Thomas - Hardcover - Signed - 1928-01-01 - from Imperial Books and Collectibles and Biblio.com

Count Luckner the Sea Devil

by Thomas, Lowell

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


Garden City Publishing Company, 1928-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. VG blue cloth covered boards with gilt along spine. INSCRIBED AND DATED BY COUNT LUCKNER on half title page; contents otherwise clean and unmarked except for owner signature and date on same page in pencil. Several old newspaper clippings affixed to flyleaf. Binding and hinges tight and square Original good dust jacket not price clipped ($2.50); moderate rubbing, several small chips and tears along edges; protected in clear Mylar sleeve. Map endpapers. 308pp. Features 51 vintage b/w photographs. 1928 edition. Additional photos available upon request. All items carefully packed to avoid damage from moisture and rough handling.


  • Bookseller: Imperial Books and Collectibles US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 022659
  • Title: Count Luckner the Sea Devil
  • Author: Thomas, Lowell
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Garden City Publishing Company
  • Date published: 1928-01-01
  • Keywords: signed; inscribed


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