Rodman the Boatsteerer and Other Stories. Canadian edition

By: BECKE, Louis MacASKILL, W. R., association copy

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BECKE, Louis. Rodman the Boatsteerer and Other Stories. Toronto : Thomas Allen, n.d. [1929?]. (Printed in Great Britain). Pp (6),1-330. 8vo, illustrated green cloth, black and gilt lettering to front board and spine. A collection of short nautical-tinged stories by the Australian-born author, who spent much of his life on the sea. Contents : Rodman the boatsteerer; A pointof theology on Ma¯duro?; A man of impulse; The trader; Mrs. Clinton; The c utting off of the "Queen Charlotte"; The slavers; A question of precedence;A touch of the tar brush; The trader's wife; Nina; The East Indian cousin; Proctor the drunkard; A Ponapean convenance; In the king's service; Oxley, the privateersman; The escapee; Ema, the half-blood; Leasse´; The trouble with Jinaban. Spine darkened, spine ends worn, minor stains and bubbling tocloth, and with W.R. MacAskill's bookplate, else very good. 40.00

Title: Rodman the Boatsteerer and Other Stories. Canadian edition

Author Name: BECKE, Louis MacASKILL, W. R., association copy

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Publisher: Thomas Allen, Toronto, 0,:

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Keywords: NAUTICAL LITERATURE FICTION SOUTH PACIFIC SHORT STORIES,