The Painted Ship; an Account of the Fire at Sea Aboard the Greek Liner Lakonia. by David Marchbanks
1964. First Published in England. 173 pages. Pictorial dust jacket over brown cloth. Pages are lightly tanned and foxed throughout, heavier to first and last few pages. Occasional thumb-marking present. Previous owner's inscription to front free endpaper, contents and last page. Binding is slightly shaky. Boards have moderate edge wear with bumping to corners and rubbing to surfaces. Soft crushing to spine ends. Book is slightly forward leaning. Unclipped jacket has moderate edge wear with chips, tears and creasing. Reinforced with tape to insides. Mild tanning to spine and edges. Dark rubbing and marking to surfaces.