From the Forecastle to the Cabin, being the Memoirs of Capt. Samuel Samuels of the famous packet ship Dreadnought. Capt. Samuel Samuels.

From the Forecastle to the Cabin, being the Memoirs of Capt. Samuel Samuels of the famous packet ship Dreadnought.

Boston: Lauriat & Co., 1924. Hardcover. New edition with added introduction by Ralph Paine. Recollections by the skipper of a record-breaking Atlantic packet ship, the Dreadnought, in the mid-19th century, including service in the Texas navy and merchant voyages and adventures in the Mediterranean (including Turkey), the Philippines, and a mutiny aboard the packet Dreadnought, of which Samuels was master. "A lively series of maritime adventures around the world."--Smith, American Travellers Abroad.

8vo, xxxix, 308pp, frontis. and ills throughout. Original dark blue cloth over boards, bright gilt title & decoration on spine. Very good condition. Item #9198

Price: $40.00

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