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1 NICHOLS, Peter Final Voyage : A Story of Arctic Disaster and One Fateful Whaling Season. in dj.
Putnam's, New York, 2009, ISBN:9780399156021 
NICHOLS, Peter. Final Voyage : A Story of Arctic Disaster and One Fateful Whaling Season . New York: Putnam's, (2009). Pp. (8),[1]-294,(2). Map endpapers. 8vo, green paper covered spine with cream paper covered boards. The story of the tragic summer of 1871 on the American whaling industry, which saw thirty-two whaling ships lost and more than 1200 men, women, and childrenkilled in the midst of a freak ice-storm. This volume also surveys the sco pe of the disaster in regards to the burgeoning oil industry, which suffered near-collapse as a result of the storm, as well as ushering in New Bedford's decline as one of the world's pre-eminent centres of wealth." - from the dj. Very good in unclipped dust jacket. 18.00

Price: 18.00 CDN
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2 NICHOLS, Peter Sea Change: Alone Across the Atlantic in a Wooden Boat. First Paperback Printing
Penguin, 1998, 
NICHOLS, Peter. Sea Change: Alone Across the Atlantic in a Wooden Boat. (New York) : Penguin, (1998). First Paperback Printing. Pp 238. 8vo, illustrated cardcovers. "With only a sextant, his instincts as a seasoned sailor, and a boat filled with memories of his floundering marriage, Nichols sets outalone from England headed toward Maine.... Halfway across the ocean, his b oat springs a leak and his voyage becomes a desparate struggle to survive. Filled with clear, luminous prose, Sea Change is a classic tale of a man struggling to come to terms with his reckless spirit, his highest hopes, and his broked dreams." -from the cover. Very good. 12.50

Price: 12.50 CDN
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3 NICHOLS, Peter Sea Change: Alone Across the Atlantic in a Wooden Boat. Sheridan House Paperback.
Sheridan House, Dobbs Ferry, 1998, ISBN:9781574092929 
NICHOLS, Peter. Sea Change: Alone Across the Atlantic in a Wooden Boat. (Dobbs Ferry, NY) : Sheridan House, (2010). Pp. (8),ix-x,(4),3-238,(6). 8vo, illustrated card covers with brown spine. "With only a sextant, his instincts as a seasoned sailor, and a boat filled with memories of his floundering marriage, Nichols sets out alone from England headed toward Maine, where heplans to sell hsi beloved 27-foot engineless boat, Toad. Halfway across th e ocean, the boat springs a leak and his voyage becomes a desperate struggle to survive." -from the rear cover. Very good. 10.00

Price: 10.00 CDN
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4 NICHOLS, Peter Voyage to the North Star in dj.
Carroll & Graf, 1999, 
NICHOLS, Peter. Voyage to the North Star : A Novel. NY: Carroll & Graf, (1999). Pp 342. 8vo, blue spine with black paper covered boards. "Voyage to the North Star is an adventure story with distinctly modern lessons, suffusedwith a keen knowledge of the wild polar seas and land few of us ever trave l." -from the dust jacket. Remainder mark to bottom edge, else vg in dj. 10.00

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