THE SEAMAN'S FRIEND. Containing A Treatise on Practical Seamanship, With Plates; A Dictionary of Sea Terms; Customs and Usages of the Merchant Service; Laws Relating to the Practical Duties of Master and Mariners
Publisher: Boston:Charles C. Little and James Brown and Benjamin Loring & Co.
Binding: Hard Cover
Dust Jacket: No jacket
Edition: 2nd edition
Boston:Charles C. Little and James Brown, and Benjamin Loring & Co. 1842. 2nd edition. viii+223pp. Illustrated with 5 plates. Hardcover. Original brown boards with design embossed and title in gilt on spine. Boards shelfworn and rubbed with edges worn to boards in places and chipping to spine ends. Edge points bumped and worn. Internally, end pages lightly soiled with previous owners names penciled to 1st free end-page. Some foxing and soiling scattered throughout. Binding is tight although slightly cocked and hinges intact. Overall, a good solid copy.