Category: Sunken Treasure
Keywords: Concepcion; William Phips
Comments: Same book as “The Treasure of the Concepcion” (#C-2920); includes a bibliography; illustrated
Size: 5.5″ x 8.75″
Editions: The first edition (First Published – stated) was published by MacMillan London Limited (1979), in hardback with a dust jacket. A book club edition was also published in 1979 by Book Club Associates, in hardback with a dust jacket. The first US edition was published by The Viking Press, New York City (1980), in hardback with a dust jacket under the title, “The Treasure of the Concepcion”.
Description: This book is a scholarly work describing the sinking of the “Nuestra Senora de la Concepcion” off the coast of Hispaniola in 1641, and the salvage by both William Phips in 1687 and more recently by Burt Webber. One of the “Top 75 Books”.