Lot 110: Author: London, Jack. Title: Tales of the Fish Patrol. Place Published: London. Publisher: William Heinemann. Date Published: 1906. Description: 243 pp. 7 plates by George Varian; map of San Francisco Bay. (8vo) original dark blue cloth lettered in gilt on front cover and spine; cover illustration in red and white. First English Edition. Stories from Jack's youth first as an oyster pirate and then agent of the Fish Patrol on San Francisco Bay. This British edition has the same illustrations and collation (except for advertisements at rear) as the U. S. edition of the preceding year. Scarce. Spine leaning, light wear, rear hinge cracked; very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 563: Fine Literature with the Wayne Martin Collection of Jack London
Thursday, 25th June 2015
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