Treasure Diving Holidays

#C-2480
Crile, Jane and Barney

Library of Congress: 54-6426
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Looe, Art McKee, Mendel Peterson
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.5″
Pages: 263
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published simultaneously by The Viking Press, New York City and the Macmillan Company of Canada Limited (1954), in hardback with a dust jacket. There was a second hardback printing in 1955 and a third in 1956. A British edition was also published in 1954 by Collins, London, in hardback with a dust jacket. A paperback edition was published by Fontana Books, London, in 1956. A condensed version of the book was published by Odhams Condensed Books, London (Third Series).
Description: This book is the story of the Crile family of Cleveland, Ohio, and their adventures treasure hunting in the Caribbean during the 1950’s and 60’s. The Criles teamed up with Art McKee and Mendel Peterson to salvage the “HMS Looe”.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.

Treasure Diving Holidays

#C-2480
Crile, Jane and Barney

Library of Congress: 54-6426
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Looe, Art McKee, Mendel Peterson
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.75″ x 8.5″
Pages: 263
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published simultaneously by The Viking Press, New York City and the Macmillan Company of Canada Limited (1954), in hardback with a dust jacket. There was a second hardback printing in 1955 and a third in 1956. A British edition was also published in 1954 by Collins, London, in hardback with a dust jacket. A paperback edition was published by Fontana Books, London, in 1956. A condensed version of the book was published by Odhams Condensed Books, London (Third Series).
Description: This book is the story of the Crile family of Cleveland, Ohio, and their adventures treasure hunting in the Caribbean during the 1950’s and 60’s. The Criles teamed up with Art McKee and Mendel Peterson to salvage the “HMS Looe”.  One of the “Top 75 Books”.

More Than Booty

#C-2470
Crile, Jane and Barney

Library of Congress: 65-23819
Category: Sunken Treasure
Size: 5.75″ x 8.25″
Pages: 188
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by the McGraw- Hill Book Company, New York City (1965), in hardback with a dust jacket. There was also a second printing (stated) in 1965.
Description: This is the Crile’s somewhat philosophical autobiography, written largely by Jane as she was dying of cancer. It recounts their many world travels together, and devotes a chapter to their adventures seeking sunken treasure in the Caribbean (which is more fully covered in the authors’ other book, “Treasure Diving Holidays” – see #C-2480).

More Than Booty

#C-2470
Crile, Jane and Barney

Library of Congress: 65-23819
Category: Sunken Treasure
Size: 5.75″ x 8.25″
Pages: 188
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by the McGraw- Hill Book Company, New York City (1965), in hardback with a dust jacket. There was also a second printing (stated) in 1965.
Description: This is the Crile’s somewhat philosophical autobiography, written largely by Jane as she was dying of cancer. It recounts their many world travels together, and devotes a chapter to their adventures seeking sunken treasure in the Caribbean (which is more fully covered in the authors’ other book, “Treasure Diving Holidays” – see #C-2480).