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Whaler's Eye. First British Edition in dustjacket

By: ASH, Christopher

Price: $40.00

Publisher: George Allen & Unwin Ltd., London, 1964,:

Seller ID: 92463


ASH, Christopher. Whaler's Eye. London : George Allen & Unwin Ltd., 1964. First UK Printing. Pp. (10),[11]-136, + 48 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, navy cloth., silver titles to spine. "[Ash] spent almost twenty seasons whaling in the Antarctic Ocean or on the coast of South Africa. As Chief Chemist he knows the details of work in the factory where the whale becomes wealth; as a photographer he shows us the mixture of beauty and horror on the deck, and the excitement of the chase; as a lover of the whales which he saw killed he tells of their beauty in the water, their intelligence, and t... View more info

Whaler's Eye. 1st US in dj

By: ASH, Christopher.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1962,:

Seller ID: 67885


ASH, Christopher. Whaler's Eye. NY: Macmillan, (1962). First Printing. PP 245. Illustrated. Lge 8vo, black cloth. An even handed appreciation of modern whaling: "Occasionally we are assailed by people who are convinced that whaling should be stopped or greatly modified. Their views are collected-I hope fairly-into the mouth of the Questioner who appears in the formal dialogue of a later chapter." Vg in nicked, price-clipped dj. 50.00 View more info

Whaler's Eye. 1st US no dj

By: ASH, Christopher.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1962,:

Seller ID: 26852


ASH, Christopher. Whaler's Eye. NY: Macmillan, (1962). First Printing. PP 245. Illustrated. Lge 8vo, black cloth. An even handed appreciation of modern whaling: "Occasionally we are assailed by people who are convinced that whaling should be stopped or greatly modified. Their views are collected-I hope fairly-into the mouth of the Questioner who appears in the formal dialogue of a later chapter." Rubbed, else vg. 40.00 View more info