1971 In Mischief's Wake
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First Edition, Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding, With Dustwrapper
The first edition of this work by H W Tilman, in the unclipped dustwrapper.
This volume comprises the narrative of three expeditions led by Tilman: Jan Mayen in the Arctic Circle, voyage in which the trusted Mischief met its end after drifting at night into a rock; the East greenland coast expedition of the following summer, with a new crew and a new boat, Sea Breeze; and the completion of the expedition the following summer, in which Sea Breeze fully negotiated the ice-barrier and put in to West Greenland.
An exciting work written in Tilman's characteristic dry humour.
With various illustrations throughout.
In the original publisher's cloth binding. Externally very smart with only minor shelf wear and a slight bumping to the head and tail of the spine. The dustwrapper is unclipped and excellent with only minor shelf wear. Internally, firmly bound,. the pages are bright and clean. With various illustrations throughout.
Very Good Indeed
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