The Gulf Cruisers or The Voyage of the Lost Canoe
Place Published: New York and London
Publisher: Street & Smith, Publishers
Date Published: 1902
Edition: First edition
Book Id: 39113
209; pp. Duodecimo [19 cm] Navy blue cloth lettered in gilt and orange and pictorially stamped in green and tan ink on the front board. The text block edges have the publisher's black stain. Seven pages of publisher's advertisements at the rear. Good plus. The spine is slightly rolled, and the extremities are mildly bumped and rubbed. The bottom edge of the text block has a small discolored area. There is a previous owner's sticker on the front pastedown, an owner's inscription on the front flyleaf, and there are notations in pen on the rear pastedown.
A juvenile adventure which takes place in the Florida Gulf Coast. Rathborne also wrote A Bar Sinister- A Tale of Love and Adventure, A Goddess of Africa- A Story of the Golden Fleece, and An American Nabob- A Remarkable Romance of Love, Gold and Adventure.