Story of the New England Whalers. 2d pr ex-lib.

By: SPEARS, John R

Price: $85.00

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SPEARS, John R. The Story of the New England Whalers. NY: Macmillan, 1910. Second Printing. Pp 418, frontis, [9] pp plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Contents include: "Samuel Mulford, Alongshore Whaler"; "Told of the Red Indian Whalers"; "Early Days on Nantucket"; "The Minor Colonial Ports"; "Nantucket in the War of the Revolution"; "A Long Period of Depression"; "Adventures of the Explorers"; "Whales as the Whalers Knew Them"; "Harpoons, Lances, Guns, and Boats"; "Sketches Afloat with the Whalers"; "Work of the Fighting Whales"; "Whaling as a Business Enterprise"; "The Mutineers and Slavers"; "Tales of Whalers in the Civil War"; "In the Later Days". Ex-library (bookplate, due slip, spine label), rubbed with wear to extremities, dampstaining to cloth, else vg. 85.00

Title: Story of the New England Whalers. 2d pr ex-lib.

Author Name: SPEARS, John R

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Macmillan, 1910,:

Seller ID: 44833

Keywords: NAUTICAL FISHERIES WHALING UNITED STATES MASSACHUSETTS NEW BEDFORD ,