Going to Sea in a Sieve

Praise for Going to Sea in a Sieve 'Joie de vivre, this Te. on spirit, is the engine that drives this memoir . . . Indeed, throughout this tome, ...

Going to Sea in a Sieve

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Going to Sea in a Sieve
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Danny Baker
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-06 - Publisher: Hachette UK

The first hilarious volume of comedy writer, journalist, radio DJ and screenwriter Danny Baker's memoir, and now the inspiration for the major BBC series CRADLE TO GRAVE, starring Peter Kay. 'And what was our life like in this noisy, dangerous and polluted industrial pock-mark wedged into one of the capital's
At Last - A Christmas in the West Indies
Language: en
Pages: 588
Authors: Charles Kingsley
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-22 - Publisher: Read Books Ltd

This rare book is an obscure Victorian travel narrative set in the West Indies and written by the prolific Charles Kingsley. This illuminating text offers an insightful depiction of how the British viewed the people and lands of the Indies, wonderfully written in a way that both informs and entertains.
Back To the Beanstalk
Language: en
Pages: 172
Authors: Judith R Brown
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-28 - Publisher: CRC Press

First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Over the land and over the sea': Selected Nonsense and Travel Writings
Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Edward Lear
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-05-26 - Publisher: Carcanet

Edward Lear (1812-1888) is one of the best-loved of English poets. His comic invention and unconstrained sense of the absurd have been enjoyed by generations of children, and treasured by adults conscious of the subtle melancholy that underlies the fun. This collection includes all the favourite nonsense poems. Peter Swaab
Mariner's Book of Days 2007
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Peter H. Spectre
Categories: Naval history
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-08 - Publisher: Sheridan House, Inc.

A desk calendar with information on maritime history plus facts, folklore, and anecdotes from the traditions of the sea.