Author:CLARK, George JARVIS. J.C.B. THOMSON, David WRIGHT, William


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Four Captains. in dj.

By: CLARK, George JARVIS. J.C.B. THOMSON, David WRIGHT, William

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Brown, Son & Ferguson, Glasgow, 1975, ISBN:0851742475:

Seller ID: 44253

CLARK, George. Four Captains. Glasgow: Brown, Son & Ferguson, (1975). Pp (4),v-xi,(1),1-260, [19] leaves plates. Large 8vo, blue cloth. A British merchant captain recounts "really good yarns of sea life in the 60s and 70s" recounted to him by J.C.B. Jarvis, David Thomson, William Wright, and James Simpson. "[When] I was a young man, there were many thousands of seamen in their sixties and seventies, who had gone to sea in the heyday of Sail, who would have been only too glad to give anyone the story of their sea careers- for I think most of us like to yarn about our lives. The trouble was, th ... View more info