White Wings Around The World Donald Green Autographed 1st Edition Sailing.
By Donald Green as told to Jessie Beattie Autographed First Edition
Extremely rare copy of the adventures of a 19 year old Hamilton boy in 1951 who cruised around the world in the brigantine Yankee under the command of Captain Irving Johnson, famous explorer and lecturer. They sailed 45,000 miles and visited more than 120 ports. They lived with descendants of the Mutiny on the Bounty on Pitcairn Island. For 18 months their home was a ship less than a hundred feet in length!
This copy is rare because it was Autographed by Donald Green on the inside first page where it reads:
” May The Fair Trades Blow Your Way “. Donald M. Green
Book itself is first edition printed in 1953. The binding is tight the cover is clean and the pages and photos are all clean and in tact. The only other writing is an inscription written by someone giving the book to a person named Jackie as a Christmas present in 1953 ( see photo ).
The Dust jacket is only partially included ( see photos ).
Item # V7465