Hutchinson of London, 1976, Hardcover, Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First, Illustrated By: Chris Mayger -- Dustwrapper
Illustrated end papers, showing Richard Bolitho and his ship (drawn by Biro). Blue coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Softening of the head end of the heel of the backstrip and rubbing and some browning of the book edges. Light browning to the textblock edges and light age toning of the internal pages. Colour illustrated dustwrapper (wraparound), by Chris Mayger, with black colour title to the front panel and backstrip. Black-and-white photograph of author to the rear dustwrapper panel. Creasing to the dustwrapper edges and there is a crease that runs the full length of the rear dustwrapper panel and a crease that runs three quarters the length of the front dustwrapper panel. Some fading to the dustwrapper. The ninth Richard Bolitho adventure. Sent to the infant colony of New South Wales, and a commission to protect vulnerable trading routes gained for King and country. But this is the time of mutiny on the ship Bounty, and he finds that he and his men are also not invulnerable to temptation. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (9), 10-319, (1) pages.. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Chris Mayger -- Dustwrapper. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Fiction; Britain/UK; Ships & the Sea. ISBN: 0091263301. ISBN/EAN: 9780091263300. Inventory No: 0113266.