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Tales of Shipwrecks and Other Disasters at Sea. By Thomas Bingley, Author of 'Stories about Dogs,' etc.… by  Thomas Bingley - Hardcover - 1842 - from The Owl at the Bridge (SKU: OB513)

Tales of Shipwrecks and Other Disasters at Sea. By Thomas Bingley, Author of 'Stories about Dogs,' etc. Embellished with Engravings

Tales of Shipwrecks and Other Disasters at Sea. By Thomas Bingley, Author of 'Stories about Dogs,' etc.… by  Thomas Bingley - Hardcover - 1842 - from The Owl at the Bridge (SKU: OB513)

Tales of Shipwrecks and Other Disasters at Sea. By Thomas Bingley, Author of 'Stories about Dogs,' etc. Embellished with Engravings

by Bingley, Thomas

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Boston: Tappan & Dennet, 1842. Hard Cover. vi, [7]-224, [4] p., 4 full-page illus. incl. front., plus one vignette. Each evening Uncle Thomas tells a shipwreck story: Captain Richard Falconer, the Vryheid, the mutiny of the Bounty, the Kent East Indiaman, the Medusa, the Winterton East Indiaman, the Royal George, the steamers Killarney and Forfarshire, the Albion New York Packet, and the Doddington East Indiaman. Bound in publisher's brown embossed covers, spine stamped in gold; tears in spine & along rear hinge, brown spotting in text, lacks first flyleaf; withal good & firm. Stock#OB513.

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Bookseller's Inventory #
OB513
Title
Tales of Shipwrecks and Other Disasters at Sea. By Thomas Bingley, Author of 'Stories about Dogs,' etc. Embellished with Engravings
Author
Bingley, Thomas
Format/binding
Hard Cover
Book condition
Used - Good
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Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Tappan & Dennet
Place of Publication
Boston
Date Published
1842
Keywords
Shipwrecks Maritime Disasters
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