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The Wreck of the Mary Deare (Perma Books M4079)
The Wreck of the Mary Deare - Perma Books M4079 Author:Hammond Innes The MARY DEARE was a floating deathtrap of rattling rivets and clanging plates, a piece of leaking ironmongery taken off the junk heap of the China Seas. — This is the story of her last voyage, a dreadful, battered passage during which the evil forces of nature were outdone by the evils of men. — Conspiracy, theft, murder - crimes cunningly contr... more »ived, with the guilt laid on a blameless man desperate to prove his innocence.
And all of it brought to light when the curiosity of a yachtsman made him board what seemed like an abandoned hulk.
Charles Binger friont cover art. Front cover notes tie-in to MGM motion picture starring Gary Cooper and Charlton Heston.« less