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Ultramarine. 1st US in dj, LOWRY, Malcolm
Author Name:    LOWRY, Malcolm

Title:   Ultramarine. 1st US in dj

Publisher:    J.B. Lippincott, Philadelphia , 1962, 

Seller ID:   707

LOWRY, Malcolm. Ultramarine. Philadelphia : J.B. Lippincott, (1962). First U.S. Edition. Pp 203. 8vo, grey cloth, blue lettering to front. Woolmer A1b. First published by Jonathan Cape in 1933. "The story of Dana Hilliot's first voyage, as mess boy on the freighter Oedipus Tyrannus, out of Liverpoolfor Singapore and Bombay. Anxious to win approval of his shipmates, a roug h, derisive lot, and to match their example in the bars and bordellos of the Chinese ports, Dana struggles at the same time to remain faithful to his first love, Janet, back in England. Serio-comic in manner, yet deeply romantic, the novel depicts - often uproariously - the pangs and pratfalls of a boy's initiation into the company of men." - from the dj. A few narrow darksmudges to cloth, else vg with several closed tears and some purple marks to rear panel of edgeworn dj. 75.00


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