Marryatt, Captain (Frederick)
Title The Pacha of Many Tales (Two Volumes)
Book Condition Near Fine
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition Later Printing.
Publisher Sandbornton, N.H. Charles Lane 1838
Seller ID 002680
Sandbornton, N.H.: Charles Lane, 1838. Captain Frederick Marryat (1792-1848) of the Royal Navy is noted as an early practicioner of sea-stories. Although he has been reprinted, his period works are uncommon today.This is a lovely set of his sixth novel, in a full-leather binding. Very Good (Plus) to Near Fine condition. Smooth calf with gilt lettering on the spine. Originally published in London in 1835 (although LoC claims an edition by Carey & Hart dated 1834), these were Issued as part of "Lane's Uniform Edition." Clean, bright text; 227 pages and 209 pages. Faint penciled notes on the front endpapers, and a contemporary inked inscription on the rear paste-down. Size: 24mo - over 5" - 5¾" tall. Later Printing.. Full-Leather. Near Fine/No Jacket.