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Nation's Attic 2024 Diving Into History

20000 Divers Under The Sea Torrance Parker Signed

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Start price: $25

Estimated price: $100 - $200

Buyer's premium: 20%

Sales Tax: On the lot's price and buyer's premium

20,000 Divers Under The Sea by Torrance R. Parker, first edition hardcover with dustjacket. A history of the Mediterranean and Western Atlantic sponge trades with an account of early deep diving. Inscribed by Parker and hand numbered 317 out of only 1075. Book is As New. There is a clear Duplex book jacket cover film currently on the book, which can be taken off easily if desired.

All diving helmets in this auction will be accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from Nations Attic. The certificate will have a unique number that will match the number on a tamperproof hologram decal placed inside the helmet. This information will be kept on permanent file at Nations Attic and help ensure the provenance of the helmet and authenticity. The display stand shown in the photos is not included. The option to purchase one after the auction will be provided.

All items will be shipped with a signature required upon delivery and full insurance either via FedEx or the USPS Priority Mail. Worldwide shipping is available; however, no ocean freight will be offered on large items. DHL Express is an option for international shipments under 600 pounds via air. Payment via bank wire for customers outside the USA is required. A shipping quote prior to the auction can be provided by emailing your postal code. International bidders are advised that some countries do not allow the importation of knives. Nations Attic is not responsible for shipping charges going or coming back if your countries customs denies delivery. Rejected items can be consigned into a future sale as there are no refunds.