The Life & Adventures of John Nicol, Mariner. His Service in King's Ships in War & Peace, His Travels & Explorations by Sea to remote & unknown Countries in Merchant Vessels, Whalers, and other Sundry Craft; together with copious Notes & Comments on Ships, the Officers and Shipmates with whom he served, the Customs & traditions of the Sea and of the Inhabitants of Distant Lands both Savage and Civilized, their Religions, Culture, & Industries, etc., etc., etc.. As Related by Himself..& Embellished with numerous original Designs by Gordon Grant. With a Foreword and Afterword by Alexander Laing. John Nicol.
The Life & Adventures of John Nicol, Mariner. His Service in King's Ships in War & Peace, His Travels & Explorations by Sea to remote & unknown Countries in Merchant Vessels, Whalers, and other Sundry Craft; together with copious Notes & Comments on Ships, the Officers and Shipmates with whom he served, the Customs & traditions of the Sea and of the Inhabitants of Distant Lands both Savage and Civilized, their Religions, Culture, & Industries, etc., etc., etc.. As Related by Himself..& Embellished with numerous original Designs by Gordon Grant. With a Foreword and Afterword by Alexander Laing
The Life & Adventures of John Nicol, Mariner. His Service in King's Ships in War & Peace, His Travels & Explorations by Sea to remote & unknown Countries in Merchant Vessels, Whalers, and other Sundry Craft; together with copious Notes & Comments on Ships, the Officers and Shipmates with whom he served, the Customs & traditions of the Sea and of the Inhabitants of Distant Lands both Savage and Civilized, their Religions, Culture, & Industries, etc., etc., etc.. As Related by Himself..& Embellished with numerous original Designs by Gordon Grant. With a Foreword and Afterword by Alexander Laing

With Signed Drawing

The Life & Adventures of John Nicol, Mariner. His Service in King's Ships in War & Peace, His Travels & Explorations by Sea to remote & unknown Countries in Merchant Vessels, Whalers, and other Sundry Craft; together with copious Notes & Comments on Ships, the Officers and Shipmates with whom he served, the Customs & traditions of the Sea and of the Inhabitants of Distant Lands both Savage and Civilized, their Religions, Culture, & Industries, etc., etc., etc.. As Related by Himself..& Embellished with numerous original Designs by Gordon Grant. With a Foreword and Afterword by Alexander Laing.

New York: Farrar & Rhinehart, Incorporated, [1936].

First edition thus, with Grant's illustrations and Laing's text. Illustrations by Gordon Grant and with a SIGNED DRAWING BY GRANT in red and black inserted before the half-title. 1 vols. 4to. With Signed Drawing. White linen with purple leather labels lettered in gilt on upper cover and spine. Spine darkened, otherwise a very good copy. Item #61502

Price: $450.00 Free Domestic Delivery