The Last Cruise of the Electra
Being the Strange Adventures of Two American Lads on Land and Sea
by Charles Phillips Chipman
Publisher: Saalfield Publishing Company
This book is in good condition. Hardcover. This is an antiquarian book that has had a long and illustrious journey through time. Please take a look at the pictures to ascertain the condition and state of this book. If you have any questions please ask. Pictorial maroon cloth boards are worn along edges and corners and moisture stained. Hinges tight. Binding square. The text block is crisp and clean. Illustrated with black and white plates. Rare and hard to find first edition. 268 pages -
--ABOUT THIS ITEM--
Take a thrilling journey through the pages of history with "The Last Cruise of the Electra" by Charles Phillips Chipman. This fascinating first edition, published in 1902, tells the true story of the final voyage of the famous steamship, the Electra, as she sets out on a perilous journey through treacherous waters. Follow the harrowing journey of the Electra as she navigates through icebergs, braves treacherous storms, and ultimately meets her tragic fate. The book is expertly illustrated, bringing to life the adventure and danger faced by the brave crew. Chipman's captivating writing style will transport you to a bygone era, when ocean travel was fraught with danger and adventure lurked around every corner. This is a book that will keep you on the edge of your seat, as you experience the thrill of the voyage and the sorrow of the Electra's final moments. "The Last Cruise of the Electra" is a must-read for lovers of adventure and history. This first edition is a rare find, and the perfect addition to any collection of historical literature. Don't miss your chance to own a piece of history and experience the excitement of one of the most fateful voyages of all time.
Item Dimensions: 7.5 inches x 5.0 inches