Author:CHRISP, J., Lt.-Comdr

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South of Cape Horn : A Story of Antarctic Whaling. 1st UK no dj.

By: CHRISP, J., Lt.-Comdr.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Robert Hale, London, 1958,:

Seller ID: 68278


CHRISP, J., Lt.-Comdr. South of Cape Horn : A Story of Antarctic Whaling . L.: Robert Hale, (1958). First UK Printing. Pp. [1]-184, frontis., + 8 p. of black and white plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. The author's account of three seasons' whaling aboard a whaleshipoff Antarctica, logging over 100,000 nautical miles, handling about 6,000 whales, and bringing home 415,000 barrels of whale-oil. Uncommon. Spine heavily sunned with gilt lettering predominantly worn away, edges spotted, occasional foxing, bookplate remnants to ffep, else vg. 30.00 View more info