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Cruise of the Montaukto Bermuda, The West Indies and Florida

McQuade, James
New York, Thomas R.Knox, 1885

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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