Eighty-Nine Good Novels of the Sea, the Ship, and the Sailor; A List Compiled By J.K. Lilly

By: Randall, David A.

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Book is very clean and nice with no bumps to corners and no names or writing other than AUTHOR's SIGNATURE and inscription which reads thus, "Cordially yours, David A, Randell May 21, '67." Ptinred on beautiful heavy paper with lovely nautical painting in full color at front reproduced from a painting by J.K. Lilly, an avid bookman who liked to compile his collections from lists. Upon learning there was no list for books about the sea, ships, and seamen, he undertook to compile one himself. It was released at Christmas 1966. Book is comprised not only of the list, but also a recounting of how it came to be, who contributed to it, and how it grew in the process. Unpaginated.

Title: Eighty-Nine Good Novels of the Sea, the Ship, and the Sailor; A List Compiled By J.K. Lilly

Author Name: Randall, David A.

Categories: Nautical & Maritime, Books On Books,

Edition: Limited Edition of 500 Copies

Publisher: Lilly Library, Indiana University: 1966

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No DJ

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 19602

Keywords: Martiime. Books About Books