The Sea Captain's Wife (signed)

By: Powning, Beth

Price: $60.00

Quantity: 1 available

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.

Title: The Sea Captain's Wife (signed)

Author Name: Powning, Beth

Categories: Canadian Fiction, Signed (all categories),

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Toronto, Alfred A. Knopf Canada: 2010

ISBN Number: 0307397106

ISBN Number 13: 9780307397102

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: As New

Jacket Condition: As New

Inscription: Signed by Author

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 016887

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