John Murray, 1939, Hardcover, Book Condition: Fair, Dust Jacket Condition: Poor, The Cheap
"This is a novel of the present day, the scene being laid in Devonshire. The story concerns a great historical treasure, in the form of jewels, brought back from the Spanish Main by Sir Giles Cortenay in the sixteenth & concealed in Cortenay Old Hall by that gentleman-adventurer or bucaneer-pirate." Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 334 pages. Scattered foxing, but text mostly clean. D.J. is missing a few small pieces from the edges as well as one large chunk from the bottom around the spine. It is stained and spotted. Cover is faded in places. Text block is tanned and stained. FFEP is spotted and has the old owners name written up the top in ink. Many of the pages have spotting. Inside back cover has some small stains.. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Fiction; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 009592.