[Item #74089] Around the World Single-Handed The Cruise of the "Islander" Harry Pidgeon.

Around the World Single-Handed The Cruise of the "Islander"

Hardcover, Norwalk, Connecticut: Easton Press, 1990. Near Fine. Bound in full gray leather with real gold decorations. Luxury features include gilded page edges, moire endpapers, and a sewn-in satin boomark. Harry Pidgeon was a photographer with no previous sailing experience before he built himself a sailboat (the Islander) and sailed around the world. He was the second person to sail around the world alone and the first to do it through the Panama Canal. He's also the first person to sail around the world solo. Book includes photographs. Book has no previous owner marks. Probably unread. Small superficial blemish in side page edge gilt. Ships same or next business day securely packaged in a box. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 233 pages. [Item #74089]

Price: $60.00

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