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A LIFE ON THE OCEAN WAVE : VOYAGES TO AUSTRALIA, INDIA AND THE PACIFIC FROM THE JOURNALS OF CAPTAIN GEORGE BAYLY 1824-1844

A LIFE ON THE OCEAN WAVE : VOYAGES TO AUSTRALIA, INDIA AND THE PACIFIC FROM THE JOURNALS OF CAPTAIN GEORGE BAYLY 1824-1844

Author: George Bayly
Series: Miegunyah Press S.
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Miegunyah Press, 1998. First edition. A fine, unmarked copy in a fine d/w. This copy is form the library of Sir William Heseltine, the former Principal Private Secretary to PM Robert Menzies and later to Queen Elizabeth 11, and bears his bookplate to the front pastedown.

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A life on the Ocean Wave is rich in accounts of typhoons, rescues, storms, shipwrecks and shipboard disputes. Details of life at sea vary from amusing anecdotes about passengers to ship customs and sailing directions.
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General Fields

  • : 9780522847611
  • : Miegunyah Press
  • : Miegunyah Press
  • : May 1998
  • : 245mm X 162mm X 30mm
  • : Australia
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : en
  • : Hardback
  • : George Bayly
  • : colour illustrations
  • : 364
  • : 910.4092