By: BECKE, Louis MacASKILL, W. R., association copy
Thomas Allen, Toronto, 0,:
Seller ID: 107289
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... View More...