Hardcover Book, Magnificent Ordeal, Edward Walsh, First Edition, Memoir, Non Fiction
A hard covered book entitled Magnificent Ordeal (A Memorable Story of Man, Wind, and Sea) by Edward Walsh. This edition on the front flyleaf has an inscription by the author. It is a first edition.
This is the story of Lt. Col. Edward A. Walsh's remarkable journey from Japan halfway across the Pacific with the trials in Japan, the misgivings, near-disasters, the battles against five typhoons in six months, the unpredictable sea, the loneliness, and the many friendly and helpful people he met on the Pacific island.
8¼ inches in length
5½ inches in width
Published by (A Harthstone Book) Carlton Press -- 1970 First Edition
This book is in near fine condition. The binding is tight and the pages are clean and bright. There is an inscription on the inside front flyleaf and dates at the bottom. The dust cover is in good condition with rubbing and tearing along the edges.
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