| Viking Pr, October 1, 1987, cover price $19.95 | About this edition:
Escaping from the industrial world of the nineteenth century, John Franklin joins the Navy, searches for the Northwest Passage, and later becomes governor of Tasmania only to return to the sea at age sixty in search of a dream
| Italian edition edition (Paul Dry Books Inc, May 30, 2005), cover price $16.95 | About this edition:
| Reprint edition (Penguin USA, July 1, 1997), cover price $22.00 | About this edition:
Offers an in-depth fictional portrait of Sir John Franklin, a legendary Arctic explorer, who sets out to discover the Northwest Passage via canoe.