Searching for Pirate Treasure in Cocos Island. Malcolm CAMPBELL.
Searching for Pirate Treasure in Cocos Island.

Searching for Pirate Treasure in Cocos Island.

Thornton Butterworth, 1931.

Signed by the author to front endpaper. First edition. 8vo. 260pp. Blue boards with black lettering to spine & front board. A very good copy with a few small light marks towards the bottom right leading edge of front & rear board. Mild lightening to spine. No inscriptions. A small piece of paper tipped in on the endpaper from the Guinness Book of Signatures to confirm signature. A clean copy.

The search by the world speed record holder for Spanish treasure looted by Captain William Thompson in 1823 & buried on Cocos Island. Amongst the hoard was 200 chests of jewels & a 1000 diamonds. The treasure to this day has yet to be found.

Item #100521

Price: £200.00