When Captain Warren asked for the logbook the sailor who had been carrying it handed over the binding and four pages. ... and ten- year-old son, and disclose that the Octavius left England bound east on the China trade on September 10, 1761. ... After noting that the master has unsuccessfully attempted to kindle a fire, the entry concludes: aquot;The mastera#39;s son died this ... On his return voyage, instead of charting a course around the Cape of Good Hope, the shipa#39;s captain must have anbsp;...
|Title||:||A Long Desire|
|Author||:||Evan S. Connell|
|Publisher||:||Henry Holt - 1980|