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The Set of the Sails The Story of a Cape Horn Seaman by  Alan Villiers - 1st thus - 1974 - from Adelaide Booksellers (SKU: BIB315270)

The Set of the Sails The Story of a Cape Horn Seaman

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The Set of the Sails The Story of a Cape Horn Seaman

by Villiers, Alan

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London: White Lion Publishers. 1974. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ is price-clipped & now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is rubbed with a faded but clear spine. Previous owner's details to front pastedown. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs by the author. Endpaper maps. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 247 pages. . 1st thus. Hardback.

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Bookseller
Adelaide Booksellers AU (AU)
Bookseller Inventory #
BIB315270
Title
The Set of the Sails The Story of a Cape Horn Seaman
Author
Villiers, Alan
Format/binding
Hardback
Book condition
Used -
Edition
1st thus
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
White Lion Publishers
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1974
Bookseller catalogs
Nautical;

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About Adelaide Booksellers

Antiquarian and Secondhand Bookseller. Member ANZAAB.Founded in 1979, Adelaide Booksellers is one of Adelaide's oldest and most respected secondhand and antiquarian booksellers. Members of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Antiquarian Booksellers [ANZAAB]. Has Adelaide's most comprehensive selection of book on military history. Also a very good range of Australiana books, Childrens's Books, Art and History books.Something for every budget. Now primarily an online/telephone seller but open to the public by arrangement.

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