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Newby, Eric - The Last Grain Race - ( Item 127656 )

Published in London by Folio Society. 2003. Reprint. Fine Hardback. No inscriptions or bookplates. Near Fine slipcase. Slight marks to panels of slipcase. The sailing memoirs of Eric Newby aboard the four-mast square-rigged barque, Moshulu. Originally published in 1956 (London: Martin Secker & Warburg LTD). This edition includes an Introduction by the author extracted from his book, LEARNING THE ROPES (London: John Murray, 1999) and additional Introduction material taken from the 1981 reissue of THE LAST GRAIN RACE. A fine copy bound in boards illustrated with image of the Moshulu's crew members clinging to the ropes during a storm in the Southern ocean. The endpapers are illustrated with map tracing the outward and homeward route of the S. V. Moshulu. illustrated title page.

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