Books ordered may be returned for a full refund if they are not as described. Delivery is guaranteed - or your money back.
Order online or by phoneAUS 1800 067 877 NZL 0800 771 773 INT +61 2 4861 7666
"Excellent service, communication and delivery"
"Easy to use and always find what I want"
LAST ITEM HELD MATCHING THIS TITLE STATED:
Hutchinson & Co, London - first edition ISBN:0091460506, 1981. Hardcover, 9½" x 6¼", with dust jacket. Jacket has ¼" knick to spine. VERY GOOD book in VERY GOOD price-clipped dust jacket. Light-blue cloth-bound boards with silver type to spine, map endpapers (front: Mediterranean Sea to Arabian Sea; rear: Indian Ocean to South China Sea), 2 small maps, and many line drawings in text and at chapter heads. Gavin Young set off on a sea voyage to take him halfway around the world on small local boats of every kind - ancient steamer in the Aegean, cargo dhow to Karachi, Philipino kumpit through the pirate iinfested Sulu Sea - some twenty-three vessels that carried him from Piraeus to Canton. A classic travel book, 'Slow Boats to China' is rich in humour and anecdote, and vivid with the sights, sounds and smells of the Orient.