Slow Boats Home by Gavin Young
Author: Gavin Young
Title: Slow Boats Home
Publisher: Hutchinson, London, 1985
Description of book: First UK edition. This sequel to Young’s “Slow Boats to China” chronicles his return via slow boats from China by way of the Philippines, New Guinea, the Solomon Islands, Fiji, Samoa, Tahiti, Lima, Cape Horn, Rio de Janeiro, Cape Town, St. Helena, Dakar, Canary Islands, Lisbon, and finally to London. With drawings and maps. A delightful armchair trip. Inscribed on the title page: “With best wishes, Gavin Young”
Condition of book: Book is near fine, in a wrapper with some rubbing. Overall Very Good.