Wooden Hookers of Hobart Town; and, Whalers out of Van Diemen's Land. First Edition in dustjacket

By: O'MAY, Harry, (comp.)

Price: $75.00

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O'MAY, Harry, (comp.). Wooden Hookers of Hobart Town; and, Whalers out of Van Diemen's Land. Tasmania : L.G. Shea, Government Printer, [ca 1957]. First Edition. Pp (8),[9]-137,i-vi,(1) 32 of plates; (4),[5]-101,(3, index). Tables in text. 8vo, green cloth, black lettering to front board, plain spine. Two volumes bound as one presenting ship lists, brief biographies, and vessel histories relevant to the early coastwise trade and whaling industry of Tasmania, chiefly in the nineteenth century. Rear inner hinge starting, Christmas 1957 gift inscription, else very good in very good bright (though blank rear panel is rubbed) dustjacket. 75.00

Title: Wooden Hookers of Hobart Town; and, Whalers out of Van Diemen's Land. First Edition in dustjacket

Author Name: O'MAY, Harry, (comp.)

Categories: 41,

Publisher: L.G. Shea, Government Printer, Tasmania , 1957,:

Seller ID: 34951

Keywords: NAUTICAL MERCANTILE COASTWISE AUSTRALIAN SHIPPING HISTORY WHALES WHALING AUSTRALIA TASMANIA,