American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History and Arts, Volume54, No. 4, Fall 1994


(American Neptune). The American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History and Arts, Volume 54, No. 4, Fall 1994. Salem, MA : Peabody Essex Museum, 1994. Pp (3),244-320. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated blue card covers. Contents : Marine Painting as Fine Art: The Example of James Edward Buttersworth (by Richard Grassby, pp 245-251); The Female Sailor on the Christopher Mitchell: Fact and Fantasy (by Elizabeth A. Little, pp 252-258); The U.S.S. Kearsarge, Sixteen Irishmen, and a Dark and Stormy Night(by Edward W. Sloan, pp 259-264); The Captain as Healer: Medical Care on M erchantmen and Whalers, 1790-1865 (by Eleanora C. Gordon, pp 265-277); Periaguas in the Hudson River (by Robert Gerard. Pp 278-279); Within the Walls of New Canton : Advice to a Navy Wife. 1853 (by Joanne B.Young, pp 280-284); plus news and book reviews. Very good. 10.00

Title: American Neptune : A Quarterly Journal of Maritime History and Arts, Volume54, No. 4, Fall 1994

Author Name: American Neptune GRASSBY, Richard SLOAN, Edward W. GORDON, Eleanora C.

Categories: 78,

Publisher: Peabody Museum of Salem and Essex Institute, Salem, MA , 1994,:

Seller ID: 95733

Keywords: NAUTICAL NAVY WOMEN PERIODICAL HISTORY AMERICAN NAVAL MEDICINE UNITED STATES ART MARINE,