The Cat's Table by Michael Ondaatje
Cloth; Used. As New. Dust Jacket: Fine. The Cat's Table by Michael Ondaatje. First Edition/First Printing. Nautical Fiction.
"Most of the plot of Michael Ondaatje's sixth novel is contained within a three-week voyage from Sri Lanka to England aboard a ship called the Oronsay. The narrator is a man recalling that 1954 voyage, when he was eleven years old, to rejoin his single mother whom he had not seen in four years."