Sale 20JJ01 | Lot 336

WILLARD, BENJAMIN J. Captain Ben's Book. A record of the things which happened to Capt. Benjamin J. Willard, pilot and stevedore, during some sixty years on sea and land, as related by himself.

Catalogue: Sporting & Travel Books From the Library of Arnold "Jake" Johnson
WILLARD, BENJAMIN J.  Captain Ben's Book. A record of the things which happened to Capt. Benjamin J. Willard, pilot and stevedore, during some sixty years on sea and land, as related by himself.

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Lot 336
WILLARD, BENJAMIN J. Captain Ben's Book. A record of the things which happened to Capt. Benjamin J. Willard, pilot and stevedore, during some sixty years on sea and land, as related by himself.
Portland, ME: Lakeside Press, Engravers, Printers, and Binders, 1895. First edition. Publisher's blue cloth gilt. 9 1/8 x 6 inches; 204 pp.; frontispiece, plates. Spine slightly darkened, extremities a bit worn, occasional thumbsoiling.
Chapters include: "In Which a Sword-Fish is Harpooned," "Deep-Sea Fishing," "In Which All Manner of Fish is Sought, from Sea Serpent to Mackerel," "A Cruise for Sea Serpent," etc.


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Sporting & Travel Books From the Library of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

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