Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: 1st US Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2011.
A most attractive first American edition/first printing in Fine condition in alike dust-jacket. SIGNED by author Michael Ondaatje directly on the title page.
A coming of age story set on a 1950s passenger liner. An eleven-year-old boy is traveling from Colombo, Sri Lanka to England. Along the way he makes the acquaintance of several other "insignificant" adults, and as the vessel sails through the Indian Ocean and the Mediterranean the boys tumble from one adventure to another ; [x],  5-269   pages.