Great 19th-century mariner's thrilling, firsthand account of the wreck of his ship off South America, the 35-foot boat he built from the wreckage, and its remarkable voyage home.Great 19th-century mariner's thrilling, firsthand account of the wreck of his ship off South America, the 35-foot boat he built from the wreckage, and its remarkable voyage home.Read Less
Fair. Good copy for reading, may have heavy page wear with writing textual notes highlighting or be an heavily used ex library copy with library markings, stickers or stamps. Dust jacket or accessories may not be included.
Very Good. Cover crease. Recounts one of Slocum's lesser known voyages. Salvaging materials from his shipwrecked command, he built a 35 ft. sailboat to return his passengers and family 5, 500 miles home to America. A genuine classic. 128 pp.
Fine. Trade softcover in blue and white illustrated wraps, 8vo. viii + 118pp. + catalogue. Facsimile of 1890 edition. Map, two illustrations. This is not an "on-demand" printing. Fine. Extremely mild curl to tips of front corners. Else as new: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked.
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