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Giff and Stiff in the South Seas.

by Gifford Bryce Pinchot

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Published by J. C. Winston in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Polynesia
    • Subjects:
    • Pinchot, Gifford Bryce, 1915-,
    • Pinchot South sea expedition, 1929,
    • Polynesia -- Description and travel

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQ115 .P65
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 241 p. :
      Number of Pages241
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6297869M
      LC Control Number33033930
      OCLC/WorldCa4165297

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Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback "Please retry" — — —Author: Gifford Bryce Pinchot. The experiences of Gifford "Giff" Bryce Pinchot and his school chum Stephen "Stiff" Stahlnecker, as they embarked upon a cruise across the Pacific in the Mary Pinchot, a three-masted schooner bought and outfitted by Giff's father in Author: Gifford Bryce PINCHOT.

At the age of 13, a young boy travels with his father and a friend, Steve (Stiff) Stahlnecker, on an eight-month voyage to the South Pacific. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk.

Giff and Stiff in the South Seas by Pinchot, Gifford Bryce, Publication date Topics Pinchot, Gifford Bryce,Pinchot South sea expedition, Pages: vintage book: GIFF AND STIFF IN THE SOUTH SEAS Gifford Bryce Pinchot $ $ + $ shipping.

To the South Seas: The Cruise of the Schooner Mary Pinchot to the Galapagos, t. $ $ + $ Rating: % positive. Among the explorers were the Pinchots’ thirteen-year-son, Gifford Bryce “Giff” Pinchot, and his friend Stephen “Stiff” Stahlnecker.

In when Giff was still a teenager, he published an account of that fascinating trip: Giff and Stiff in the South Seas. Reviewing Pinchots book To the South Seas, James Norman Hall, co-author of Mutiny on the Bounty, wrote: There is magic in this kind of writing that is its own reason for being.

But the most interesting part of the book, to me, was the account of the visit or rather, of the series of visits to the Galapagos Islands. In Stevenson and his wife, Fanny, went to the United States, first to the health spas of Saranac Lake, New York, and then on to the West Coast.

From there they set out for the South Seas in Except for one trip to Sidney, Australia, Stevenson spent the remainder of his life on the island of Samoa with his devoted wife and stepson.4/5(1).

In the South Seas book. Read 12 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for q /5(12).

Find GIFs with the latest and newest hashtags. Search, discover and share your favorite Sea GIFs. The best GIFs are on GIPHY. Reviewing Pinchot’s book “To The South Seas,” James Norman Hall, co-author of “Mutiny On The Bounty,” wrote: “There is magic in this kind of writing that is its own reason for being.

But the most interesting part of the book, to me, was the account of the visit—or rather, of the series of visits—to the Galapagos Islands. At the age of 13, Dr. Pinchot traveled with his father and a friend, Steve (Stiff) Stahlnecker, on an eight-month voyage to the South Pacific.

Based on that experience, Dr. Pinchot. In the South Seas Being an Account of Experiences and Observations in the Marquesas, Paumotus and Gilbert Islands in the Course of Two Cruises on the Yacht "Casco" () and the Schooner "Equator" () Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and Literatures: English literature: Subject: Oceania -- Description and travel Subject.

Read the Virtual Book | View Images. Summary. Towards the end of the Equator cruise, RLS started trying to put together the material he had collected about South Seas culture, language, traditions and society: anthropology, history, sociology together with personal impressions.

He had already agreed with S. McClure (in ) to sell him “letters” from the South Seas to be syndicated in. GIFF AND STIFF IN THE SOUTH SEAS Gifford Bryce Pinchot John C Winston & Co $ Shipping: The Sea Wolf Jack London Pocket Book Edition paperback novel. $ Free shipping.

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Pinchot. IN THE SOUTH SEAS records Stevenson's travels with his wife Fanny and their family in the Marquesas, the Paumotus and the Gilbert Islands during Originally drafted in journal form while Stevenson travelled, it was then ambitiously rewrittento describe the islands and islanders as well as Stevenson's own personal experiences.

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The term South Seas or South Sea commonly refers to the South phically, all areas to the south of Panama's degree of latitude belong to the South Sea. Central archipelagos are the Society Islands (French Polynesia/Tahiti), the Samoa-archipelago and the Fiji islands.

The term South Sea is often used synonymously for Oceania and in a narrow sense for Polynesia (Polynesian Triangle).In the South Seas records Stevenson's travels with his wife Fanny and their family in the Marquesas, the Paumotus and the Gilbert Islands during Origionally drafted in journal form while Stevenson travelled, it was then ambitiously rewritten to describe the Island and Islanders as well as Stevenson's own personal experience.

These revisions continued when Stevenson's settled on the.Melville's second book, Omoo, begins where his first book, Typee, left off. As the author said, "It embraces adventures in the South Seas (of a totally different character from 'Typee') and includes an eventful cruise in an English Colonial Whaleman (a Sydney Ship) and .