by James McQuade.
New York, Thomas R.Knox, 1885
1st edition. hardback. ppxv 441. original decorative cloth binding. illustrated with engravings. nice bright condition (slight rubbing to the binding. lacks front end-paper, with subsequent weakening of the upper hinge)
a scarce account of a two and a half month 1884 cruise in the auxiliary steam-powered schooner yacht “Montauk”, owned by Rear-Commodore S.R. Platt of the New York Yacht Club