Cat.No: 281541 Sir Francis Drake. E. F. Benson.

Sir Francis Drake

London: John Lane the Bodley Head Ltd, 1927. Hardcover. ix, 315p., letterpress on laid-lined paperstock throughout, illustrations and maps as called for. Hardbound in 9x5.5 inch dark blue cloth boards titled gilt and decorated in blind, untrimmed fore- and bottom-edges, a mildly edgeworn volume with turned corner-tips, crimped top and tail rims, doublespread map endsheets, completely unmarked within. A good to very good copy. Golden Hind series, Milton Waldman, series editor.

This series was intended for not-quite-up-to-Hakluyt scholars, seems not to have lasted in its appeal.

Cat.No: 281541

Price: $15.00