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The Kon-Tiki Expedition : By Raft Across the South Seas by  Thor HeyerDahl - Hardcover - Twenty Second Impression - 1956 - from YesterYear Books (SKU: 069326)

The Kon-Tiki Expedition : By Raft Across the South Seas

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The Kon-Tiki Expedition : By Raft Across the South Seas

by HeyerDahl, Thor

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  • Hardcover
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London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1956. The story of one of the bravest men of our times who endured the lonely terrors of crossing the mighty Pacific ocean in a balsa raft so frail that many predicted he would not last a single hour. Previous owner's prize plate to front pastedown. Internally clean copy in an unclipped d/w showing shelf wear and rubbing to edges (see photo) - 235 pages including index. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Prompt dispatch. 069326. . Twenty Second Impression. Hard Cover. Good/Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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bookseller
YesterYear Books GB (GB)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
069326
Title
The Kon-Tiki Expedition : By Raft Across the South Seas
Author
HeyerDahl, Thor
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Jacket condition
Fair
Edition
Twenty Second Impression
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
George Allen & Unwin Ltd
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1956
Keywords
.jpg Travel, Pacific, Ocean, Explorer, Amazonmismatch
Bookseller catalogs
Sailing;
Size
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

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We accept Visa/Mastercard/Switch/Delta/Solo. PayPal payment also accepted. UK customers may pay by £ Sterling cheque payable to YesterYear Books or postal order. We also accept international money orders in £ Sterling. If you prefer not to pay for your order online just give us a ring. We will be happy to take your order and answer any questions you have over the phone. We are open all day and early evenings - 7 days a week - if we are out buying please leave a message on our answerphone and we will get back to you. We are full time bookdealers. We pride ourselves on processing, packing and posting all orders in between 2-18 hours from the time of order during weekdays. We offer a no-quibble returns policy and returns are accepted within 7 days of receipt and the cost of the goods will be refunded. Return shipping will be refunded if the goods are not as described or if the wrong goods were sent, otherwise the cost of the return will be at the buyer's expense. We would appreciate it if you contact us before returning.

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We are a small family run internet bookshop. We have built a quality collection of out-of-print and hard-to-find titles as well as the classics of literature and some interesting articles of local history and military books.We post every weekday & sometimes on Saturday. We can also post via Special Delivery for guaranteed next day delivery - - please give us a call on 01582 655038 if your order is urgent.Best wishes,Sara & Tony Williams

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shelf wear
Shelf wear (shelfwear) describes damage caused over time to a book by placing and removing a book from a shelf. This damage is... [More]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a... [More]
plate
Full page illustration or photograph. Plates are printed separately from the text of the book, and bound in at production. I.e.,... [More]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback.... [More]

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