London: Harper Press, 2010. 3rd Impression. Near fine cloth copy in a near-fine, very slightly edge-nicked and dust-dulled dust wrapper, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Item #353336
Physical description: xiv, 498 pages: ill., maps; 24 cm. Contents: Preface: The leaving of Liverpool -- Prologue: The beginnings of its goings on -- From the purple isles of Mogador -- All the shoals and deeps within -- Oh! the beauty and the might of it -- Here the sea of pity lies -- They that occupy their business on great waters -- Change and decay all around the sea -- The storm surge carries all before -- Epilogue: Falls the shadow, fades the sea. Subjects: Winchester, Simon Travel. Winchester, Simon. Ocean and civilization. Atlantic Ocean History. Atlantic Ocean; Folklore. Atlantic Ocean Description and travel.