The Life and Adventures of John Nicol, Mariner.

SKU: 15500

Edited by Tim Flannery. this best-selling memoir was first published in 1822. Intrepid Nicol suffered impressment, rough seas, bad food, pirates, poverty - and went around the world twice. He saw such sites and had such adventures! Flannery's notes  explain unfamiliar words and give details when needed, but mostly, Nicol's testimony stands on its own. Near fine in mylar.  Atlantic Monthly Press. 1997. Hb, Dj. USED. $20.00