Edinburgh New York Toronto: Thomas Nelson & Sons, 1960. B&W Photos. First Edition. Cloth. 8vo, black quarter cloth with gold lettering on spine over gray boards, illustrated with 8-pages of B&W photographs, an archival quality clear plastic cover protects the pictorial dust jacket (not price-clipped) depicting a map of Cocos Island, 325 pages. Fine / Fine. Item #3968
Cocos Island, in the eastern Pacific, an island of 8 miles in diameter, has been rumored to be the location of buried treasure worth millions of dollars, but a series of treasure seekers have failed to find it. THE LOST TREASURE OF COCOS ISLAND discusses the history of treasures supposed to be on the island, how they came to be there, and many of the expeditions that have tried to locate them.
SUPERIOR CONDITION: tight and clean. No foxing to photographs. Slight fading and minimal wear to dust jacket. A previous owner's bookstamp on front free endpaper. No remainder markings.