LINKLATER, Eric. REEVES, William
Title: Pirates in the Deep Green Sea : A Story for Children.
Publisher:  Macmillan & Co, London, 1959,
Seller ID: 87199
LINKLATER, Eric. The Pirates in the Deep Green Sea : A Story for Children. Illustrated by William Reeves. London : Macmillan & Co Ltd, 1959. Third Printing. Pp (6),1-. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Eric Robert Russell Linklater (1899-1974) was a British writer, known for more than 20 novels, as well as short stories, travel writing and autobiography, and military history. In this story, set on the island of Popinsay off the north coast of Scotland, Timothy and Hew fight to foil the pirates'wicked plot to seize control of the ocean depths. The final battle takes t hem to Davy Jones' Locker at the bottom of the sea. Slightly cocked, remnant of sticker to front board, a few small brown stains to bottom edge, else good to very good. 40.00