LOG OF A SEA-WAIF, Being Recollections of The First Four Years of my Sea Life

(London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1899).

THE TRUE FIRST EDITION OF THIS CLASSIC TEXT. “In graphic and picturesque phrases (Bullen) has sketched the events of his voyages to the West Indies, to Bombay and the Coromandel coast, to Melbourne and Rangoon. Nothing could be more absorbing interest than this wonderfully vivid account of foks’l humanity and the adventures and strange sights and experiences attendant upon deep-sea voyages.”. Item #27323

First edition. 8 full page illustrations. 8vo, publisher’s original navy-blue cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine and decorated in gilt with a pictorial design on the upper cover. xiii, 349, 6 ads. pp. A handsome and clean copy, bright and strong and very well preserved.

Price: $225.00