Newby, Eric,: A Book of Travellers' Tales
Book Number: 0280419
The Folio Society, London, 2007. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Slipcased. Illustrator: Not Credited. Reprint. XIV, 558 pages, includes sources and acknowledgements and index for the over 300 writers represented in this book from a time spanning 430 BC through to the 1980s. Eric Newby, raconteur, has compiled a marvellous entertaining anthology of writing by his peers. Covering the Arctic through to the Antipodes and from east to west, the choice of the stories was governed by the same eye for the curious and unexpected, the same ear for a good story that distinguishes his own writing.Book a second hand, there is no damage, no and patience, no marks, colour illustrated cloth; the slipcase shows some signs of handling but is still in very good condition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Not Credited. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Literature & Literary; travel & Places. Inventory No: 0280419. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU.