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1 McNEIL, S.G.S., Captain In Great Waters : Memoirs of a Master Mariner. 1st pr no dj.
Harcourt, Brace, 1932, 
McNEIL, S.G.S., Captain. In Great Waters : Memoirs of a Master Mariner. NY:Harcourt, Brace and Company, (1932). First Printing. Pp (8),9-328, port. f rontis., 15 leaves of plates. 8vo tan cloth. The fascinating marine autobiography of a seaman whose career began under sail, and who rose to become the master of Cunard's first Mauretania, the fastest and among the most beautiful liners of the age. Chapters : 1. The Days of My Youth; 2. I Go to Sea;3. First Voyage; 4. An Apprentice's Life; 5. An Officer in Sail; 6. From S ail to Steam; 7. Joining the Cunard; 8. A Chapter of Troubles; 9. First Commands in Cunard; 10. War Clouds; 11. From the North Sea to the Dardanelles;12. Gallipoli; 13. After Gallipoli; 14. Lessons of the Naval Campaign; 15. A Sailor's Job Ashore; 16. Interlude; 17. The Mauretania; 18. The Mauretan ia s Greatest Achievement ; 19. The Mauretania Still; 20. A Captain's Duties; 21. Pilots and Pilotage; 22. Captain Solomon; 23. A Storm Log; 24. At the Captain's Table; 25. Memories of New York; 26. On the Beach; 27. The Making of a Sailor; 28. Armistice Day, 191; 29. End of Voyage. With index. Spine slightly discoloured else vg. 75.00

Price: 75.00 CDN
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