Beeswax & Gold A Story of the Pacific A.D. 1700 ~ Shipwreck ~ Lost Treasure ~ Nehalem, Oregon by THOMAS ROGERS Ship ~ Historical Novel 1929


Title: Beeswax and Gold: A Story of the Pacific, A.D. 1700

Author: Thomas. H. Rogers

Description: Tan cloth boards with black lettering and a red and black pictorial on the front cover. Picture post card of the "Besswax Ship" attached to front paste-down. Previous ownership note on ffep, otherwise interior is generally clean. Front cover design by the nationally-known illustrator from Oregon, F. G. Cooper. llustrations by Howard A. Hall. 268, [1] pp. 7.75 x 5.25 inches.

Novel of the lost treasure of the Spanish galleon, "the beeswax ship," that wrecked off of the coast of Oregon near Nehalem.

Laid-in are a couple large newspaper features about the beeswax ship from Oregon papers published in 1931 and 1939.

Thomas Hesperian Rogers (1862-1954) was a writer and longtime resident of McMinnville, Oregon. He and his brother, Frank, were partners in the Rogers Bros. pharmacy of McMinnville.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: None

Publisher: J. K. Gill Company
Place: Portland, Oregon
Year: 1929

Keywords: Oregon, coast, shipwrecks, Nehalem, Neah-Kah-Nie, Tillamook County, Frederick G. Cooper, F. G. Cooper, Oregon author,

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