Pearls and Men, by Louis Kornitzer


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Pearls and Men
Louis Kornitzer
First edition

Kornitzer was a pearl trader in the early 20th century. This volume in the Penguin travel and adventure series recounts many anecdotes from his life and provides much information on sourcing and appraising natural pearls.

Paperback. Penguin Travel & Adventure paperbacks. Front cover has been detached and reapplied using archival tape. Spine faded and small pieces missing from ends of spine. Pages very yellowed but in otherwise good condition. Small ink smudges. on pp 120-121.

202 pages
No illustrations
110 mm x 180 mm (approx. 4.3 in x 7 in)
1946, Penguin Books, Harmondsworth

Additional information

Weight .4 kg
Dimensions 21 × 18 × 2 cm