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The set of the sails : the story of a Cape Horn Seaman by  Alan John Villiers - First Edition - 1949 - from Norman Macdonald's Collection and

The set of the sails : the story of a Cape Horn Seaman

by Villiers, Alan John

Condition: Very Good/Very Good - See below/images

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1949. Abstract: Autobiographical account of Alan Villiers' rise from able seaman to master-owner, including his experiences aboard Norwegian whaling ships in the Arctic. 247 p : plates, ports., maps ; 23 cm. A very nice copy, clean, tight and free of inscriptions, in a complete dust jacket, lightly rubbed only at extremities. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good - See below/images. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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