Fate of Schooner Louise H. Randall 1904 American shipwreck rare nautical bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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The Fate of the Schooner Louise H. Randall: A Story of the Sea, by Louise Randall.
Published 1904, Boston
46 pages. Text in English. Illustrated with 6 full page plates throughout, supplemental photo tipped in (of Louise Randall as young woman?).
Publisher's paper wrappers, gilt title lettering. A very scarce early 20th century ship wreck account.
Booklet is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, lightly rubbed, remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is gently toned, rust migration from stapled binding, internally still well preserved, tight, sound.
Still attractive on the shelf. Book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this rare early 20th century book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books. Flaws seen and described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 7 1/4" H x 5" W.