THE LOSS OF THE SHIP ESSEX SUNK BY A WHALE AND THE ORDEAL OF THE CREW IN OPEN BOATS.
Publisher: Nantucket: Nantucket Historical Association.
Condition: Very Good
Binding: Soft Cover
Dust Jacket: No jacket
Edition: 1st edition
Nantucket, MA:Nantucket Historical Association. 1984. 87pp. Illustrated. Softcover. A very good, clean copy with no previous owners marks or signatures. Thomas Nickerson sailed as a cabin boy on the whale ship Essex and survived its sinking by a whale when he was 14.