THE SHIPS AND SAILORS OF OLD SALEM.
Paine, Ralph D.
Chicago: McClurg, 1912. 2nd edition 515 p., 64 illus., light edge wear to binding, otherwise tight and clean. Very Good + Hardcover (Item ID: 009862)
The record of a brilliant era in American achievement, 1680- 1860. From the early pirates and privateers to the Derbys, Nathaniel Bowditch, Richard Cleveland and the famous ships: the Essex, the Friendship, Paul Jones' Ranger, the yacht Cleopatra's Barge, the Grand Turk and others.