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    Two Books on the Literature of the Sea, including: J. K. Lilly. Eighty-Nine Good Novels of the Sea, the Ship, and the Sailor. 1966. [and]: Harry R. Skallerup. Books Afloat & Ashore. 1974. Generally very good.

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    J.K. Lilly. Eighty-Nine Good Novels of the Sea, the Ship, and the Sailor. An Account of its Formation by David Randall. N.p.: Lilly Library, 1966. First edition. Limited to 500 copies. Publisher's gray cloth with gilt titles and ship on front. Some bumping to corners and rubbing on front. Very good. Harry R. Skallerup. Books Afloat & Ashore. A History of Books, Libraries, and Reading Among Seamen During the Age of Sail. [Hamden, Connecticut]: Archon Books, 1974. First edition. Octavo. 277 pages. Publisher's blue leatherette with gilt titles on spine. Dust jacket. An ex-library copy. Generally very good.



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