Uręd. The Egg That Crossed the Atlantic.
Ellefsen, Ole M.
Price: 65.00 USD
Aalesund, Norway: Aalesunds Museum, 2005. 12" x 8". 163pp. Illustrated paper covered boards. Fine condition. An account of the voyage of the Uręd, an enclosed lifeboat that four Norwegians sailed across the Atlantic Ocean on in 1904-1905. They departed Aalesund, Norway and arrived in Gloucester, Massachussets five months later. Their voyage confirmed the viability and need for enclosed lifeboats. First edition.