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New York:Macmillan Publishing Company. (1985). 495pp. First edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. Jacket is lightly worn with some light fraying at the edges. Otherwise there is only some mild soiling. Book itself only shows some light shelf-wear. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a very good copy.
349pp. Illus. With dust jacket. A fine coy. Fuller was a well-known whaling captain who sailed out of New London. Active in the speciliazed and little-known branch of the whaling industry that hunted sea elephants for oil, principally at Heard and Kerguelen "Desolation" Islands in the Indian ocean.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company. 1916. 89pp. Illus. Hard cover. One of 450 copies. A fine copy.
MORE SOUTH SEA WHALING. A Supplement to THE SOUTH SEA WHALER: AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY OF PUBLISHED HISTORICAL, LITERARY AND ART MATERIAL RELATING TO WHALING IN THE PACIFIC OCEAN IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY. Compiled by.....
Canberra:Division of Pacific and Asian History Research School of Pacific Studies The Australian National University. 1991. 61pp. Wrps. A fine copy.
New Bedford, Ma.: The Old Dartmouth Historical Society. 1958. 79pp. Illus. Hard copy. Fine copy. Mrs. Ricketson accompanied her husband on the bark A. R. Tucker for three and a half years. TS097.
NAVAL AND UNIVERSAL SIGNALS, IN SYMBOLS OF BLACK AND WHITE; FORMING A NUMERICAL COD OF SIGNALS BY DAY FOR HER MAJESTY'S FLEETS.
London:Baldwin & Cradock. 1837. 24 numbered pages, including two that are double-numbered because they fold out. Plus one folded plate at end of the book which is un-numbered. Binding is worn at the edges and spine with soiling to the covers and some fading and age-toning to the label on the front cover. Interior is clean and free of stray markings, save for a brief inscription inked onto the first free end-paper. There is some foxing and age-toning to the pages throughout. Overall, however, this is a very good, clean copy.
Published by the author. 1995. 2nd edition. 148pp. Illustrated. Wrps. Covers lightly soiled and cover edges bent, else a very good copy
Windsor, Nova Scotia:West Hants Historical Society. 1997. 231 pp. Stiff wrappers. Covers are lightly worn at the edges and spine. Otherwise in very good condition. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a very good copy.
O HOMEN E O MAR. Artistas Portugueses do Marfim e do Osso dos Cetaceos. Acores e Madeira. Vidas e Obras. / Portuguese scrimshaw artists in Whale Tooth Ivory and Bone. The Azores and Madeira. Their Lives and Works.
(Lisboa):(Intermezzo-Audiovisuais, Lda). (2003). 199pp. Extensively illustrated. Oversize. With dust jacket. Aside from a small bit of soiling to top page edges from dust residue, a very good, clean copy with a very good dust jacket. Bi-lingual: Portuguese/English. Contains an extensive biographical listing of scrimshaw artists. Will require extra postage.
159pp. Illus. Hard bound. With dust jacket. Includes 200 hundred cards illustrated in full colour with biographical sketches of the postcard artists. A fine copy.
Edison:Chartwell Books Inc. (1999). 144pp. Illustrated. Over-size. Hardcover with dust jacket. An excellent copy. OCEAN LINERS is a detailed look at nearly fifty fabulous ships that have provided pleasure, practicality, and fascination since the beginning of the century. FB023
123pp. Illus. Stiff wrps. Autographed by the author. Fine copy. S097. MARITIME; COAST GUARD; LIFE-SAVING SERVICE; NORTH CAROLINA; HISTORY;
Camden, Maine:Down East Books. (1980). 506pp. Illustrated. Hardcover with dust jacket. A very good, tight copy. Dust jacket has some light soiling and wear to the edges and spine, but otherwise in very good condition. Book itself is only mildly shelf-worn. Interior is clean, bright and free of stray markings. Overall, this is a very good copy.
OOOH, YOU NEW YORK GIRLS! The Urban Pastorale in Ballads and Songs About Sailors Ashore in the Big City.
Sharon, MA: The Kendall Whaling Museum and The Australian Association for Maritime History. 1996. 24pp. Illus. Wrps. *The 1995 Vaughan Evans Memorial Lecture of the Australian Association for Maritime History. A fine copy.
OUR PACIFIC FRONTIERS. A Story of Life at Sea and in Outlying Possessions of the United States. Edited by Elmer Green. Illustrated with drawings by H. Boylston Dummer.
i-xiii, 267pp. pp. advs. A very good, tight, clean plus copy.
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