Title: Nature Is Your Guide : How to Find your Way on Land & Sea.
Publisher:  Collins, London , 1958,
Seller ID: 88205
GATTY, Harold. Nature Is Your Guide : How to Find your Way on Land & Sea. With a Foreword by Lieutenant General J.H. Doolittle. 52 Illustrations by Francis Lee Jacques, Douglas Woodall & Others. London : Collins, 1958. First Edition. Pp -254,(2), portrait frontis + 1 coloured plate + 16 pp black-and-white plates. Maps. Text Illustrations. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt letteringto spine. Toy 2438. “This book provides first a fund of fascinating inform ation about the navigating methods used by men a thousand years ago – men whom we choose to call primitive but who in many ways were far greater masters of the art of living. It then proceeds to describe the principles of this almost lost art of natural navigation and seeks to inspire the modern reader to resharpen his blunted senses, pointing to the greatly increased pleasures thus to be derived from life.” - from the dj. Very good in edgeworn, brown-spotted, but unclipped, dustjacket. 18.00