THE FISHERMAN'S MEMORIAL AND RECORD BOOK. Containing a List of Vessels and Their Crew's, Lost From The Port of Gloucester From the Year 1830 to October 1, 1873 Embracing A PERIOD OF NEARLY HALF A CENTURY;
Publisher: Gloucester:Proctor Brothers, Publishers
Condition: Very Good
Binding: Hard Cover
Dust Jacket: No jacket
Edition: 1st edition
Gloucester:Procter Brothers, Publishers. 1873. iv+172pp+12pp ads. Illustrated. Hardcover. In very good condition. Green boards lightly rubbed and shelfworn with light wear to all edges. Gilt on front board and spine still bright. Internally, 1st free end-page excised with previous owners name and address beautifully written on 2nd free end-page. Otherwise, paper slightly age-toned, but in very good, clean condition. With 12 pages of ads to rear. *Rest of subtitle..."Comprising Fourteen Hundred and Thirty-Seven Names, and Two Hundred and Ninety Six Vessels, Including Those Lost in the Gale of August 24, 1873. It also contains Valuable Statistics of the Fishing Business, Off-Hand Sketches, Big Trips, Tales of Narrow Escapes, Maritime Poetry, and Other Matters of Interest to these Toilers of the Sea."