Clarke, Arthur C.
Library of Congress: 61-12081
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Great Basses Reef Wreck
Comments: Adolescent; illustrated
Size: 6.25″ x 9.5″
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by Harper & Brothers, Publishers, New York City (1961), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: While the majority of this adolescent book is about the fish and sea life around the Great Basses Reef off the coast of Sri Lanka (Sri Lanka), the 6-page postscript describes the finding of an early 18th century shipwreck (which is covered more fully in the author’s books, “Indian Ocean Treasure” – #C-2180 and “The Treasure of the Great Reef” – #C-2190).