Item #1393 The Lord's Oysters. Gilbert Byron.
The Lord's Oysters
The Lord's Oysters
First Edition of Byron's "The Lord's Oysters"

The Lord's Oysters

Boston: Little, Brown and Company, (1957). First printing. Hardcover. Octavo. x, 330 pages. Very good in a very good dust jacket. Contemporary gift inscription to front pastedown. A few slight bumps to extremities, jacket has a hint of fading to spine and some very shallow edge wear.

Byron's autobiographical novel of the life of a Chesapeake Bay waterman. Certainly an essential book in any collection on the Bay. Dust jacket illustration by Jack Lewis.


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