Manual of Seamanship: Volume I by Anon by Anon
1954. Reprinted. 290 pages. No dust jacket. Dark blue cloth with black and white illustrations throughout. Volume I. Heavy tanning to pages with heavier tanning to pastedowns and endpapers. Pen and pencil inscriptions to endpapers and pastedowns. Slight dog-eared pages throughout and heavier tanning to text block edges. Both hinges are cracked with exposed netting and cracks to guttering with exposed netting. Binding is loose. Boards have major rubbing and edge wear with heavy bumping to corners. Distinctive crushing to spine ends and splitting to joints. Heavy rubbing to spine and fraying of cloth to spine ends and corners.