The Strange Adventures of Captain Quinton. Being a Truthful Record of the Experiences and Escapes of Robert Quinton during his Life Among the Cannibals of the South Seas.

New York: The Christian Herald Bible House, 1912. Hardcover. The author recounts a series of strange and wonderful adventures in the South Seas; as the Foreword accurately states, "Stanley, Livingston and Peary all together could not have had so many thrilling moments, so many escapes from death..." 8vo, b&w frontis, 486pp, ads (iv). Decorative dark green cloth cover with white title above a remarkable illustration of a deep sea diver in the clutches of a giant octopus. Decorative spine with white title. Spine is rubbed at top and base; there is a small tear at top of spine. Black magic marker on ffep. Good +. Item #2722

Price: $45.00

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