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The Down Easters: The Story of the Cape Horners by  Basil Lubbock - Hardcover - Second edition - 1930 - from Common Crow Books and

The Down Easters: The Story of the Cape Horners

by Lubbock, Basil

Condition: Very Good/fair

Glasgow: Brown, Son & Ferguson, 1930. Second edition. Hardcover. Very Good/fair. Second edition, 1930. Cloth hardcover with gilt titles in dust jacket, heavily illustrated (including a fold-out), 285 pp., clean unmarked text, Very Good copy in Fair dust jacket, light foxing or age-toning to the pages and page-edges, a bit of creasing to the tips of the outer pages, rubbing and bumping to the tips of the book's covers, soiling and discoloration to the dust jacket, wear to the dust jacket including rubbing, tearing, and loss, square-shaped piece of the dust jacket clipped from the front panel (likely where the price was listed) . Dust jacket housed in archival dust jacket protector.
  • Bookseller: Common Crow Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: s00027029
  • Title: The Down Easters: The Story of the Cape Horners
  • Author: Lubbock, Basil
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: fair
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Second edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Brown, Son & Ferguson
  • Place: Glasgow
  • Date published: 1930
  • Keywords: Transportation, Boats, Boating, Nautical, Sailing, Sailboats


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