Captain Cousteau’s Underwater Treasury

#C-2398
Cousteau, Jacques-Yves and James Dugan -editors

Library of Congress: 59-12820
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Teddy Tucker, Hermoine, Laurentic, Vasa
Size: 6.5″ x 9.5″
Pages: 415
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by Harper & Brothers, Publishers, New York City (1959), in hardback with a dust jacket. Harper published a second hardback printing in 1960 (with a dust jacket), and a paperback edition was published by Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City, New York (1971). A UK edition was published by Hamish Hamilton Ltd., London (1960), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This anthology contains 59 short stories on various underwater adventures around the world. Included are stories about Teddy Tucker’s exploits in Bermuda and his salvage of the “Hermoine”, the liner, “Laurentic”, and the “Vasa”.

Indian Ocean Adventure

#C-2170
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″
Pages: 104
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).