Salem Vessels and Their Voyages.
Place Published: Salem
Publisher: The Essex Institute
Date Published: 1922
Description: 3 volumes out of 4 (vol. IV missing). Numerous b/w illustrations throughout. Slim 8vo, blue cloth-backed boards with pictorial label mounted on front covers; uncut edges (corners very lightly bumped). Salem, MA: The Essex Institute, 1922-1925. Very good(+) copies.
Comments: Reprinted from the Essex Institute Historical Collections. Volume I (1922): A History of the Pepper Trade with the Island of Sumatra. Volume II (1924): A History of the "George", "Glide", "Taria Topan", and "St. Paul", in trade with Calcutta, East Coast of Africa, Madagascar, and the Philippine Islands. Volume III (1925): A History of the "Astrea", "Mindoro", "Sooloo", "Panay", "Dragon", "Highlander", "Shirley", and "Formosa", with some account of their Masters, and other Reminiscences of Salem Shipmasters.Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good(+)
Book ID: 222272