Simon & Schuster, New York, 1992, ISBN:0671761234: 1992
Seller ID: 25358
CHAPLIN, Gordon. The Fever Coast Log. [dustjacket adds: At Sea in Central America]. Introduction by Jan Morris. New York : Simon & Schuster, (1992). First Printing. Pp. (8),ix-x,(2),3-229,(1). 8vo, red cloth spine with green paper-covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. "Belize, Honduras, Guatemala, Nicaragua... banana country, junta country, CIA country, Sandanista country. central America's Fever Coast is no ordinary cruising ground. But then, Gordon Chaplin is no ordinary sailor. When he and his companion, Susan, set sail aboard the 36-foot motorsailer Lord Jim View More...
Macfarlane Walter & Ross, Toronto, 1992,:
Seller ID: 43902
MORRIS, Jan. Locations. Toronto : Macfarlane Walter & Ross, (1992). Pp 152.8vo, black cloth. Chapter 15 : "St. John's: Thwack!" (pp.123-133). In comp any with Trieste, Berlin, Canberra, San Francisco, &c. "St.John's is one ofmy favorite cities anywhere, and no assignment has ever given me more fun than the one from the magazine Saturday Night, of Toronto, which gave birthto this essay." Fine in dj. 20.00 View More...
Faber and Faber, London, 1980, ISBN:057109936x:
Seller ID: 77491
MORRIS, Jan. The Venetian Empire : A Sea Voyage. London: Faber and Faber, (1980). First UK Printing. Pp. -192 + 16 p. of colour plates. Illustrated. Map endpapers. Large 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. An examination of the history and strength of the Venetian Empire, which during the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries, dominated the Adriatic Sea and western Mediterranean, with trade routes extending to Egypt, Cyprus, and into the Black Sea. Slight spine roll, else vg in dj. 25.00 View More...