Lost Treasure – True Tales of Hidden Hoards

#C-7960
Verrill, A. Hyatt

Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Brother Jonathan, Todos Santos, Santissima Concepcion, William Phips, Port Royal, Concepcion
Comments: Illustrated
Size: 5.5″ x 8.25″
Pages: 279
Editions: The first edition (not stated) was published by D. Appleton and Company, New York City (1930), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This book is primarily about land treasures, but includes several chapters about sunken treasure. The book tells the story of the “Brother Jonathan”, the “Todos Santos”, the “Santissima Concepcion”, the “Concepcion” salvaged by William Phips, and Port Royal, Jamaica.

Treasure!

#C-6640
Rieseberg, Harry E.

ISBN/ISSN: 974520217
Library of Congress: 56-10041
Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Merida, Hussar, De Braak, Santissima Concepcion
Comments: Adolescent; illustrated
Size: 5.5″ x 8.25″
Pages: 122
Editions: The first edition (stated) was published by Henry Holt and Company, New York City (1957), in hardback with a dust jacket.
Description: This adolescent book combines land and sunken treasure, and fact with fable (as in all Rieseberg books). There is a chapter about sunken treasures off the eastern US coast that includes the “Merida”, “Hussar” and the “HMS De Braak”, and a chapter about the “Santissima Concepcion” which sank near Margarita Island off the coast of Venezuela.