Boston: Little, Brown and Company, (1957). First printing. Hardcover. Octavo. x, 330 pages. Very Good in a very good dust jacket. Handsome copy. Jacket has a 3/8" chip at top edge of front panel, other shallow edge chips along head of spine.
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.