The Wreck of the Dumaru. a Story of Cannibalism in an Open Boat.

By: Thomas, Lowell

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Black cloth stamped in red, red topstain. Extremeties of boards rubbed. Corners and head/tail of spine bumped. Previous owner has decided to 'improve' this book by colouring in the faded edges. Illustrated e/p's. Ink name to verso of front free endpaper, else a VG clean & unworn jacketless copy. Black and white frontispiece. Vignette on title page. Illustrated in black and white, 2 double-sided photo plates and 7 illustrations inserted. Fore edges dusty. 171 pp. Slight foxing/thumbing. Tight. The merchant ship Dumaru caught fire off of Guam in 1918. The survivors drifted in lifeboats to the Phillipines.; 001265; 8vo

Title: The Wreck of the Dumaru. a Story of Cannibalism in an Open Boat.

Author Name: Thomas, Lowell

Illustrator: Illustrated by Wiese, Kurt

Categories: Older/Uncatalogued,

Edition: First US Edition

Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Doran & Co Inc: 1930

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 001265

Keywords: Cannabalism Social History Merchant Ships Dumaru Guam 1918 Survivors Lifeboats Phillipines