ON AND OFFSHORE TALES (Inscribed Copy)

By: Evans, Peter

Price: $38.00

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Book Condition: Very Good +


xv, + 252pp. Illustrated throughout: colour plates, b/white halftone plates, and sketch-drawings (Paul Wolfenden). Book clean and square. Spine firm. Art-illustrated (Paul Wolfenden) card wrapper minimally bumped only. A short inscription, ("To Jxxx and Txxxxx, with best wishes from") signed by the author on title page, else textblock unmarked. Adventure-bound, the author left his job as a maths and science teacher in Melbourne, Australia, travelled to Europe, spending time barging the the vast waterways, and later, together with his wife Carol, built a 17 metre sailing vessel, the 'Evanna', and sailed many of the world's seas . . . Contents include: Prelims. Part 1/ The Early Years in Australia. 2/ On the Waterways. 3/ Life on the High Seas. Book weight approx. 330g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post as a small parcel.

Title: ON AND OFFSHORE TALES (Inscribed Copy)

Author Name: Evans, Peter

Categories: Australian Biography, Travel and Exploration, Signed Books,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Australia, Chartec Pty. Ltd.: 2011

ISBN Number: 0646569023

ISBN Number 13: 9780646569024

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good +

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013634

Keywords: Biography, Travel and Adventure, Travel and Description, Nautical Travel, Signed Books, Evans, Peter (1937- )