by Robert C. Leslie
Chapman & Hall, 1894. 1st edition. ppxix 276.
there is a bit of glue marking on the binding and end-papers where it appears some sort of covering has been removed and a light stain to the lower board.
slight fading to the spine and pulling of the hinges, but really a much better copy than its sounds, and internally clean and fresh
the scarce original edition of these delightful reminiscences of 19th century south coast yachting, mostly in the tiny "Foam". illustrated by the author, who was also a renowned artist. .