Around the World in Sixty ( 60 ) Days and Cruising on the Yacht Kallisto

By: Bayne, H D, with W W Near

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-----------hardcover, a Very Good copy, light wear, small blue scribble on front board, 45 pages, b&w photos throughout, some looseness in the binding, W W Near was the financier behind this world cruise, map endpapers show where the travellers stopped, locations include: New York, Gibraltar; Port Said, Suez, Aden, Ceylon, Singapore, Kutching Sarawak; Kaput; Bulaling Bali; Soembawa Island; Soerbaya Java; Batavia, Bangkok Siam, Penang, Sabang Sumatra, Seychelles Islands, Southampton, Pananm, Marquesas Islands, Fiji, Banks Islands, New Hebrides, Santa Cruz, Solomon Islands, New Guinea, Thursday island, Bali, Malta, loads of b&w photos including their meetings with the Rajah of Sarawak, the Dyaks ( Dayaks ), the White Rajah of Borneo, Rajah Brooke, a Dyak vampire (!!!), cockfighters, the Balinese, the sultan of Bima, boar hunters, etc, W W Near is remembered nowadays for the Queen's University W W Near and Susan Near Award for medical lab work, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

Title: Around the World in Sixty ( 60 ) Days and Cruising on the Yacht Kallisto

Author Name: Bayne, H D, with W W Near

Illustrator: No Dustjacket as Issued

Categories: Canadian History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Canada, Canada: W W Near, No Date ( 1928 / 1929 ), 1st Edition, First Printing: 1928

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good (see description)

Jacket Condition: No Jacket as issued

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 153207

Keywords: W W Near, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario,