Heyerdahl, ThorEarly Man and the Ocean: A Search for the Beginnings of Navigation and Seaborne Civilizations New York, New York, U.S.A. Doubleday 1979 0385127103 / 9780385127103 Reprint Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall 1979 reprint of Heyerdahl's work in which he explores the role of deep-sea navigation in the spread of culture throughout the ancient world. No underlining or bookplates. A scribble (perhaps a former owner's signature) appears on the front endpaper. No remainder marks. Spine is tight and crisp. Boards are flat and true, and the corners are square. Dust jacket is not price-clipped but does have some small tears along the top and bottom of the spine. Wear extends approximately 1-1/2" into upper edge of the front cover. This collectible, very good, reprint copy is protected with an archival mylar dust jacket cover.
Severin, TimThe China Voyage Reading, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Addison-Wesley 1994 0201483947 / 9780201483949 1st Edition Hardcover New New Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall First Edition stated, with correct number line sequence, no writing, marks, underlining, or bookplates. No remainder marks. Spine is tight and crisp. Boards are flat and true and the corners are square. Dust jacket is not price-clipped. This collectible, " NEW" condition first edition/first printing copy is protected with a polyester archival dust jacket cover. Beautiful collectible copy. GIFT QUALITY