New York: Scribners, 1949. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. Full beige cloth. Green and blue ink title design at spine. In original illustrated dust jacket. Unclipped. Jacket with moderate shelf wear. Generally wrinkled at edges. Area of loss from upper spine end. Trace areas of foxing to outer page edges, small ding lower, rear board. Generally clean, tightly bound. Very good + / good +. Item #14769
An attractive first printing of the autobiography of the prolific maritime author and adventurer. 292pp.