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Published: 20 September 2001

544 Pages


ISBN: 9780192801944

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The Oxford Book of the Sea

Edited by Jonathan Raban
Jonathan Raban

Oxford Books of Prose

  • Jonathan Raban is a big trade name, particularly associated with writing on the sea
  • The sea is a subject of perennial fascination, and one which has inspired a great deal of fine literature
  • More intelligent, better researched, and more wide-ranging than previous treatments
  • Raban himself is a seaman

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