Incidents of a Whaling Voyage. to which are added observations on the scenery, manners and customs, and missionary stations of the Sandwich and Society Islands accompanied by numerous lithographic prints repr. in dj.

By: OLMSTED, Francis Allyn LEE, W. Storrs, (ed.)

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OLMSTED, Francis Allyn. Incidents of a Whaling Voyage to which are added observations on the scenery, manners and customs, and missionary stations of the Sandwich and Society Islands accompanied by numerous lithographic prints. With a preface to the new edition by W. Storrs Lee. New York : Bell Pub.Co.; published with the cooperation of Friends of the Library, Maui, Hawai i, (1969). Pp 360. 8vo, red cloth. Forster 76. An account of the voyage of the New London whaleship North America to the west coast of South America, the Galapagos, and Hawaii in 1839 and 1840. Despite the phrase "new edition", this is a facsimile reprint of the 1844 edition. Very good in nicked dustjacket. 35.00

Title: Incidents of a Whaling Voyage. to which are added observations on the scenery, manners and customs, and missionary stations of the Sandwich and Society Islands accompanied by numerous lithographic prints repr. in dj.

Author Name: OLMSTED, Francis Allyn LEE, W. Storrs, (ed.)

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Bell Pub. Co., 1969,:

Seller ID: 32045

Keywords: NAUTICAL WHALING AMERICAN WHALERS HISTORY PACIFIC HAWAII MISSIONS,