How and Why for Scouts by Lawrence Bourne, Merriman & Herbert McKay


Detailing skills to survive at sea, on a desert island, and acquiring knowledge of the stars: Lawrence R. Bourne ‘Seamanship’, A.D. Merriman ‘The Night Sky’, and Herbert McKay ‘The Scout’s Desert Island Book’.

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A hardcover edition with an illustrated front cover. There is foxing and toning throughout but the text, black-and-white diagrams and illustrations are clear and legible. There is rubbing and wear to the edges of the cover and also some staining. The binding is loose. There is a previous owner’s ink inscription on the inside front page There is a partial paper label on the inside front cover The first three pages are loose from the binding. There are three pages with red ink inscriptions at the top edge of the pages.

A good reading copy.

Publisher: Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press.

Publication Date: no date visible but circa 1930’s.

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Weight 0.300 kg
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