|This exceptionally rare piece of sailor's folk art has its cover carved with the name 'Capt. J C Pease, Oswego, 1874' over a carved depiction of a Schooner named "Schooner Delos Dewolf." The spine is carved with the name of the book "The American Cruisers Own Book." The back cover is carved with a schooner and a steamer. Ornate brass hinges. A museum quality piece.|
|Location of Origin: North America|
|Dimensions: Height: 8''|
|Primary Classification: Antique Books, Manuscripts, and Maps : Antiques Books and Historical Books|
|Secondary Classification: Folk Art and Americana|
|Illustrated in J. Welles Henderson's JACK TAR, A Sailors' Life, 1750-1910, p. 123.|
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121 Mount Vernon, Boston, MA 02108 USA
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