Action in the North Atlantic. First Edition

By: GILPATRIC, Guy.

Price: $40.00

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GILPATRIC, Guy. Action in the North Atlantic. Illustrated with photographs. New York : E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1943. First Edition. Pp (8),9-189,(3) + b&w photo frontispiece + 11 leaves showing 23 b&w photos of scenes from the Humphrey Bogart film. 8vo (147 x 208 mm), light blue-grey cloth, with dark blue lettering to front & spine.

A World War II adventure novel featuring the life of sailors in the United States Merchant Navy.

John Guy Gilpatric (b. January 21, 1896, New York – d. July 7, 1950, Santa Barbara).

Smith & Weller, Sea Fiction Guide 924.

The 1943 film of the same name starred Humphrey Bogart, Raymond Massey, and Alan Hale.

"An American tanker is sunk by a German U-boat and the survivors spend eleven days at sea on a raft. They're next assigned to the liberty ship "Sea Witch" bound for Murmansk through the sub-stalked North Atlantic." - IMDb.

Cocked, binding a little shaky, soiled, edge worn, bumped, pages yellowing, sticker remainder to front pastedown, thumbed, else very good. 40.00

Title: Action in the North Atlantic. First Edition

Author Name: GILPATRIC, Guy.

Categories: 3,

Publisher: Dutton, 1943,: 1943

Seller ID: 30858

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