The Desert Island Adventure Book : True Tales of Famous Castaways Told by Themselves. First Edition


GROVE, John, (ed.). The Desert Island Adventure Book : True Tales of Famous Castaways Told by Themselves. Illustrated by Bernard Westmacott. New York : The Macmillan Company, (April) 1933. First Printing. Pp [i]-x,[1]-174. Illustrated. Map. 8vo, blue cloth, wuth dark blue lettering to front board & spine.

Maese Joan, The Spanish Crusoe (His Own Story).

The Casting Away of the Sea Venture (by William Strachy).

Alexander Selkirk:
I. How We Found Alexander Selkirk (by Captain Woodes Rogers)
II. Impressions of Alexander Selkirk (by Sir Richard Steele).

The Island of Ice and Snow (by Ensign S.W. Prenties, wrecked on Cape Breton).

Marooned by Pirates (by Captain Barnabas Lincoln).

The Survivors of the Corsair (by William Reney).

Wrecked on a Coral Reef (by Captain Franklin Pond).

Alone on a Desert Isle (Rev. Henry's Own Story).

The Deadly Auckland Isles (by H.D. Jarvis).

Lonely Apostle Isle (A Passenger of the Strathmore).

The Open Boat (by Captain Henry MacArthur).

Two on a Barren Rock (by James H. Williams).

Map and Key to Locations.

Light wear to cloth and edges, gift inscription, else very good. 20.00

Title: The Desert Island Adventure Book : True Tales of Famous Castaways Told by Themselves. First Edition

Author Name: GROVE, John (ed.). SELKIRK, Alexander PRENTIES, S.W. POND, Franklin

Categories: 70,

Publisher: Macmillan Company, New York , 1933,: 1933

Seller ID: 80692

Keywords: NAUTICAL CASTAWAYS CANADIAN AMERICAN CAPE BRETON NOVA SCOTIA CANADA ISLANDS,