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Author Name    Powning, Beth

Title   The Sea Captain's Wife (signed)

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   As New

Jacket Condition   As New

Edition   First Edition

Size   Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Publisher   Toronto Alfred A. Knopf Canada 2010

ISBN Number    0307397106 / 9780307397102

Inscription   Signed by Author

Seller ID   016887

First printing w/complete number sequence. Nominated for the 2012 International Impac Dublin Literary Award. A woman who has married a sea captain and "imagines an exciting life at sea with him" is denied her wishes when she becomes pregnant, and must remain behind when he sets sail. Upon his return years lataer, a scandal forces him to take her and his young daughter on board, where "they set sail for London with bitter hearts." This copy signed by Powning, on title page. Cream boards w/bronze spine lettering, 371 pages (including glossary, acknowledgments). An unread copy.

NOISBN, 1860s, historical fiction, Bay of fundy, sea, seafarer, seafarers, sailor, sailors, New Brunswick, women, love, obsession

Price = 60.00 USD



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