Ghosts On The Sea-line.

HURST, ALEX. A.

£25.00

Publisher

Cassell and Company Ltd.

Place

London

Date

1957

Synopsis

With 33 pages of half-tone illustrations and a map.

Item Description

8vo. 5.75 x 8.75 inches. xi + [v] + 251 pp. Bound in original green cloth, gilt, in pictorial dust wrapper, which has chips at head and tail of spine. Minor wear to extremities and a little foxing of edges; otherwise a very good copy. Illustrated by map and diagram and by 33 black and white photographic plates, including frontispiece. An account of life on square rigged sailing ships, including those that sailed from Mariehamn in the Aland Islands to round the Cape and the Horn. Alexander Anthony Hurst (b.1917) was the author of numerous books on ships and the sea.

[Stock No. 26674]

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