Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1950. 1st. Hardcover. First edition. 8vo. 318pp. Blue cloth covered boards; silver titles to spine; original illustrated dust jacket. Decorative owner bookplate else fine in near fine dustjacket (lower front flap corner clipped; light wear to extremities). Item #15970
The lively story of the growth of the rule of law among men on the high seas.