CAPTAIN GAULT: BEING THE EXCEEDINGLY PRIVATE LOG OF A SEA-CAPTAIN. London: Eveleigh Nash Company Limited, 1917. Octavo, pp. [i-vi] vii [viii] ix-xi [xii] 13-303 [304: printer's imprint], original red cloth, front panel stamped in black and blind, spine panel stamped in black, rear panel stamped in blind. First edition. Collects ten short stories of mystery, crime and detection with nautical background and two poems. Queen, The Detective Short Story, p. 55. Hubin (1994), p. 407. Corner tips a bit rubbed and turned, mild rubbing to spine ends, spine panel a bit darkened, pulpy wartime text paper tanned, a very good copy. A nice, better-than-average copy of an uncommon Hodgson title. (#155529).
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