The Beachcombers or Slave-Trading Under the Union Jack by Gilbert Bishop
310 pages. No dust jacket. Red cloth with a black and white illustrated frontis. Minor foxing and tanning to pages with heavier foxing and tanning to pastedowns and endpapers. Pencil inscriptions to rear endpaper and both hinges are cracked exposing netting. There is also heavy tanning to text block edges with some foxing. Boards have moderate rubbing and minor bumping to corners. Fair crushing to spine ends and handling marks as well. Book is also forward leaning.