Yankee Whalers in the South Seas. First Edition

By: WHIPPLE, A.B.C.

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WHIPPLE, A.B.C. Yankee Whalers in the South Seas. Drawings by Richard M. Powers. Garden City, New York : Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1954. First Edition. Pp (6),[7-304. 8vo, grey cloth. "A.B.C. Whipple has collected the whaling lore of this whole extraordinary era - stories of ships sunk by rogue whales, tales of the real-life prototype of Moby Dick, and yarns of cannibalism, mutiny, and Polynesian "marriage." Such great captains as Pollard, Chase, Hussey, and Tilton sail through incredible exploits in the pages of this book. And Mr. Whipple pieces together the facts in Herman Melville Light spotting, else vg. No dj. 40.00

Title: Yankee Whalers in the South Seas. First Edition

Author Name: WHIPPLE, A.B.C.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City, New York, 1954,:

Seller ID: 21557

Keywords: NAUTICAL WHALING AMERICAN MARITIME HISTORY UNITED STATES PACIFIC,