HALF ROUND THE WORLD or AMONG THE UNCIVILIZED by Oliver Optic 1895
HALF ROUND THE WORLD or AMONG THE UNCIVILIZED. By Oliver Optic, Lee and Shepard Publishers, Boston, 1895.
Juvenile Fiction - Voyages & Travels
For boys: All Over the World - 3rd series
William Taylor Adams (1822–1897),
pseudonym Oliver Optic, was a noted academic, author, and a member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives. Adams visited Europe more than twenty times and traveled in Asia and Africa.
Hardcover. Brown cover with gilt title & black, silver & gold cover art. Nice condition with light cover wear, mild center binding crack and clean pages (small bump tear at bottom front near spine). Light top cover corner tip bump. 364 pp. plus book ads.