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Size 5.75 x 8.75 inches. In orange cloth covers with silver to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; spine slightly darkened and rubbed at ends with small marks. Slightly rubbed around edges with small chips and tears. Not price clipped). Mild foxing to edges.Neat inscription to front endpaper, dated 1970. Else a clean and tight copy. 208pp. With b/w photographs, line drawings and diagrams. Shortly after WWII, the Larken family bought a Thames Sailing Barge, the Five Sisters. Over the next 18 years they sailed and worked around Northern Europe.
Title: Five Sisters.
Publisher: London. Robert hale and Co. 1970 1st edition.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 73593
Keywords: Sports & Pastimes::Yachting PEGGY LARKEN, Five Sisters, Larken family, Thames Sailing Barge, sailed, worked, Northern Europe, photographs Shipping Yachting Biography first edition dustwrapper