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The Western Ocean : the story of the North Atlantic by  Alan John Villiers - First Edition - 1957 - from Norman Macdonald's Collection and

The Western Ocean : the story of the North Atlantic

by Villiers, Alan John

Condition: Fine - See Below/Images/Fine ( See Below /images )

London: Museum Press , 1957. A particularly nice copy of the 1st Edition. 288 p. illus., maps 23 cm. Fresh, clean and square, free of any inscriptions. One light nudge to spine head; in a excellent, bright, clean and now protected dust jacket. Not price clipped. 30/- net to inside flap ( Sleeve is removeable ). Excellent copy. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine - See Below/Images/Fine ( See Below /images ). 8vo.


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