an entertaining account of a voyage down the east coast of Scotland and England, and across the Channel to France.
Inspired by John Macgregor's exploits in 'Rob Roy', the Reverend Forwell had himself built a square-sterned yawl of just 19-feet on the water-line and embarked on this epic voyage in May 1877 2nd edition (with revisions and additions). ppx 212 + review leaf. frontispiece engraving and folding map.
very nice bright condition hardback in the original green cloth binding with gilt decoration.