The Desert Ship A Story of Adventure by Sea and Land


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An extremely scarce edition of author's adventure story, set in the 'Colorado Desert' of present-day Southern California's Imperial Valley. With 21 b&w illustrations by Hume Nisbet and W. Buckley, 3 of which inserted as plates; as well as one map. Undated copy, but likely published c.1893-1894. --- In full red cloth-covered boards with lettering and elaborate illustrations on cover and spine in gilt, white, black, yellow, brown and orange. Lacks a dust jacket. --- Interior is firm and collated to confirm all pages present. Leaves lack markings or significant soiling. With minor discoloration to spine; with edgewear and mildly bumped corners.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; viii, 399, [3] leaves of plates pages

Title: The Desert Ship A Story of Adventure by Sea and Land


Categories: >>Fiction, >>Classic Fiction, Literature, >>Illustrated Classics,

Publisher: New York, Frederick Warne & Co.: [1893-1894]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 74866