Life on the Ocean Wave - Gilbert Hackforth-JonesHodder & Stoughton, 1960, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Good - in Good DJ. DJ a little faded. Bookplate to pastedown. Top edges of text block dusty, foredges occasionally spotted. Internally bright and clean.
A faithful and amusing record of the dyed-in-the-wool traditionalist who gradually succumbs to the lure of the modern world. Captain Sebastian grange, D.S.O.., R.N.., here gives his own vers10n of his attempts to become an ultra-modern naval officer, which are unfortunately misunderstood by the civil lord of the admiralty. 254pp. Size: 8vo Crown (7½" x 5") Dust wrapper in protective, removable sleeve.