New York: Macmillan, 1918. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth. 5 1/2 X 8 1/8 Inches. 424 PP + 3 PP ads. Very Good +. Item #2825
First Printing of this daring sea tale from Riesenberg, an American maritime officer and prolific author during the first half of the 20th Century. This was his first book. Records a trip on the Square rigged A.J. Fuller around Cape Horn and on to Hawaii and Australia. The Fuller was one of the last of the square riggers to make the hazardous Cape Horn voyage. Original blue cloth binding with beautiful cover illustration in blue, green and gilt. A very nice copy with a hint of toning.