Our Wherry in Wendish Lands : From Friesland Through the Mecklenburg Lakes to Bohemia

By: Doughty H M

Price: £175.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: VG


Undated [but c.1892] 1st edition. One of the great classics of 19th century boating, being an account of a journey through the Netherlands and Northern Germany to Prague in a Norfolk Wherry in 1890-1. 406pp plus two fold out maps and drawings by the Authors daughter. A VG copy in the original decorative cloth boards. A little spotting to edges, maps clean but with a few tears, bookplate of Loretto Abbey (Dublin) to front paste down. A little edge wear to boards, but overall a fine copy of the rare original edition of this classic.

Title: Our Wherry in Wendish Lands : From Friesland Through the Mecklenburg Lakes to Bohemia

Author Name: Doughty H M

Categories: Canals & Waterways, Travel,

Edition: 1st

Publisher: Jarrold & Sons: 1892

Book Condition: VG

Size: Large 8vo

Seller ID: 013829

Keywords: Wherry Boat Journeys Travel Writing Small Boats Friesland,