Sign In | Register
Fatal Call of the Running Tide; Lifeboat Rescues and Sea Dramas. by  Barry Cockcroft - First Edition - 1995 - from Pilgrim Reader Books - IOBA and Biblio.co.uk

Fatal Call of the Running Tide; Lifeboat Rescues and Sea Dramas.

by Cockcroft, Barry

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


London, UK.: Hodder & Stoughton. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1995. First Edition. Hardcover. 034063524X . 8vo - 23.5 x 15 cm.; x - 198 pp. A story of the RNLI (Royal National Lifeboat Institution) of the British Isles illustrated with many photographs. From the dust jacket: "From the isolated Scottish stations of Lochinavar and Invergordon . . . . and onto the dramas of Ballycotton, Co. Cork and Valencia, he (the author) has assembled an entertaining and complex portrait of communities dependent on the sea". .
  • Bookseller: Pilgrim Reader Books - IOBA CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 2543
  • Title: Fatal Call of the Running Tide; Lifeboat Rescues and Sea Dramas.
  • Author: Cockcroft, Barry
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine in Fine dust jacket
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 034063524X
  • ISBN 13: 9780340635247
  • Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
  • Place: London, UK.
  • Date published: 1995
  • Keywords: 034063524X, Lifeboats, Sea Rescues, RNLI, Lochinvar, Invergordon, Whitby, Caister, Norfolk, Dungeness
  • Bookseller catalogs: Nautical & Maritime;
  • Subjects: TRAVEL / General;


Reviews

Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)



Help & frequently asked questions


Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
First Edition
In collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in cases...[more]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]

$8.00

$12.00 shipping to USA

More shipping options >





Collecting Modern First Editions

Collect modern first editions

Biblio is showcasing the top book published every year starting in 1919. See if your favorite modern first edition made the list! Check out our collecting first editions by the year.

The Importance of Dust Jackets

The Importance of Dust Jackets

Is the dust jacket of a book worth holding on to? Consider its form, its function, and its beauty. Learn more about dust jackets and their importance to your collection.


Trustpilot