by Elizabeth A. Little
White & Allen, New York and London, 1889. landscape format hardback [19x36cm]
uplifting texts using a background of nautical illustrations reproduced in tinted lithography.
bound in cloth with an outer covering of coarse canvas type cloth. internally clean, but the original wire staples have rusted away and the first ten or so leaves have worked loose.
with presentation inscription from Lord and Lady Aberdeen.
so hideous it has a certain charm