By: ARTHUR RANSOME (BRIAN HAMMETT - Edited and compiled by)
ARUNDEL WEST SUSSEX, FERNHURST BOOKS: 2002
Edition: FIRST EDITION
Seller ID: 124887
Blue boards with gilt titles to spine, 240x160mm approx. 128 pp. Maps to end papers. Introduction by Brian Hammett contains Many Original Photographs and Sketches by the author. Detailed account of a six week honeymoon cruise up the river Lieupe from Riga, Latvia to Jelgrava in the summer of 1924. Ransom's sailing in the Baltic were the inspiration for his classic children's books in the Swallows and Amazons series. Fine/Near Fine (Book- No previous owner name or insc. Dust Jacket. Light rubbing to head of spine. Publisher's price stickers to rear panel-No notable defects to book or jacket). ... View More...