Title: To Sea in a Sieve. 1st UK in dj.
Publisher:  Peter Davies, London, 1956,
Seller ID: 75873
BULL, Peter. To Sea in a Sieve . London: Peter Davies, (1956). First UK Printing. Pp. -224, port. frontis., + 9 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue-grey cloth with navy blue lettering to spine. The Second World War reminiscences of English actor and humourist Bull, who depicts both the humourous, lackadaisical, easy-going nature of the day-to-day operations aboard a ship in the "Wavy Navy", interspersed with the gruesome realities of the war itself. This memoir includes his initial lower-deck and officer training aboard the King Alfred, as well as a look at the battles in Dieppe, Anzio, Salerno, and the south of France. Vg in nicked, spine-sunned, edge-browned, unclipped dj. 25.00