London: Hutchinson, 1956. [Pacific Exploration] FIRST UK EDITION. Octavo (22 x 15cm), pp.244. With a colour frontispiece and 21 black and white photographic plates, plans and maps evenly spaced throughout. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt titles to spine and a gilt decoration to upper. With the colour-illustrated dust-jacket, priced at 16s. Very small blue ink ownership to flyleaf and light spotting to edges. Jacket toned to spine with rubbing to joints and edges. Very good. The story of a remarkable solo voyage across the Pacific from Peru to American Samoa in 1954, performed on a hand-built wooden raft. Item #56116
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