WHITE STAR LINE. In Gulfs Enchanted. Where the Siren Sings. [New York, International Mercantile Marine, 1921].
8vo. Original illustrated self-wrappers; pp. 31, illustrated in colour and black and white throughout; new backstrip to spine, wrappers a little spoted, otherwise very good.
White Star Line is here extolling the beauty and charm of the Carribean as holiday destination and cruising ground. In the section on a Venezuela excursion Simon Bolivar is described to the US Americans as 'the George Washington of Venezuela' (p. 21). - The title of this brochure is taken from the New England poet Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.'s The Chambered Nautilus.