Watch Below (warmly inscribed and dated by the author)
William McFee

Watch Below (warmly inscribed and dated by the author)

New York: Random House, 1940. First edition First edition (stated). Warmly inscribed on the illustrated front free endpaper, "For Pirie MacDonald/ from one of his mugs/ with affectionate regards/ William McFee/ Dec.9. 1940". Hardcover in light blue buckram cloth stamped in gilt. Illustrated endpapers. 375 pp. Illustrated with handsome sepia gravure engravings by Gordon Grant. Very good, some fade to the spine strip and edges of the boards, lacking the rear free endpaper. No jacket. "A reconstruction in narrative form of the Golden Age of Steam when coal took the place of wind and the tramp steamer's smoke covered the seven seas". Very Good Hardcover (Item ID: E23012)


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