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The Maggie Murphy

By: Ryan, John Joseph

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company: (c.1951)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15874

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dj


[good sound copy, minor wear to spine extremities, light dust-soiling to top edge, one-time owner's signature in pencil on ffep; jacket lightly soiled, a few tiny tears here and there, a bit faded at spine, faint dampstain near top of front panel]. The vessel referred to in the book's title "was the fantastic craft in which John Ryan and his friend Ed Braddock sailed from Puget Sound up to the fishing waters of Alaska. After hearing tall tales and get-rich-quick stories, they made up their minds that they were going to spend at least one season as big-time fishermen. They combed the beach... View more info