Grain Race. 1st US in dj.

By: VILLIERS, Alan

Price: $60.00

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VILLIERS, Alan. Grain Race . NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1933. First US Edition with the Scribner's A. Pp. (6),vii-viii,(4),1-331,(1), frontispiece +30 p. of plates. 8vo, blue cloth, top edge dyed brick red. "This story of the voyage of the four-masted barque Parma in the grain "race" of the last of the sailing-ships from Australia to the English Channel completes the picture which I set out to give of the graceful wind ships before the last ofthem departed - a picture which was begun in Falmouth for Orders and conti nued in By Way of Cape Horn." - from the foreword. Vg in vg lightly spine-sunned, lightly edge-worn, unclipped dj. 60.00

Title: Grain Race. 1st US in dj.

Author Name: VILLIERS, Alan

Categories: 68,

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1933,:

Seller ID: 56090

Keywords: NAUTICAL GRAIN RACE UNITED KINGDOM AUSTRALIA VOYAGES BARQUES,