Awfully Big Adventure. First Edition

By: BARTIMEUS

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BARTIMEUS. An Awfully Big Adventure. London : Cassell and Company, Ltd., (1919). First Printing. Pp. 277. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A collection of short stories and novellas for young adults - some based upon actual events - dealing with the war at sea during the First World War. Contents: 1. An Awfully Big Adventure ; 2. Behind the Veil: The Story of the Q Boats ; 3. "Not in the Presence of the Enemy" ; 4. The Action betweenH. M. S. Prize and German Submarine U-93 ; 5. The Forfeit ; 6. Supper Beer ; 7. The Way They Have ; 8. The Epitaph ; 9. The English Way ; 10. The Par ting of the Ways ; 11. Unto the Hills. Spine spotted, white spot to front, corners bumped, cracked between pp. 22-23, 54-55, and 118-119, name to ffep, else vg. 15.00

Title: Awfully Big Adventure. First Edition

Author Name: BARTIMEUS

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Cassell and Company, Ltd., London, 1919,:

Seller ID: 62904

Keywords: NAUTICAL LITERATURE JUVENILE WW1 UNITED KINGDOM CHILDREN'S BOY'S NAVY FICTION BRITISH ENGLISH NAVAL,