On The Seas
“As for me, I am tormented with an everlasting itch for things remote. I love to sail forbidden seas, and land on barbarous coasts.” Herman Melville
Sea travel has always been synonymous with adventure and discovery.
San Francisco: A.L. Bancroft & Co.; 1878; First Edition [6.25x8.75”]; Original maroon cloth covers with blind decorative stamped borders, lettered and devices in gilt on front and spine, dark brown endpapers; 378 pp,  advertisements, frontispiece image of Wakeman, many simple humorous black/white illustrations in text throughout; Minor shelf wear...