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Lot 0360 Details

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SHIPPING TO INCLUDE 1. THE HISTORY OF KUSHIMOTO. THIS IS WHERE CAPT. JOHN KENDRICK OF WAREHAM, MASS. LANDED IN 1791 ONBOARD THE LADY WASHINGTON. HE WAS THE FIRST AMERICAN SEAMAN TO OFFICIALLY MEET THE JAPANESE. THIS BOOK WAS PROBABLY PRINTED AROUND 1990 (PRINTED IN JAPANESE). 2. SHIPCARVERS OF NORTH AMERICA BY BREWINGTON, 1962. 3. JOURNAL OF A CRUISE TO THE PACIFIC OCEAN, 1842-1844. IN THE FRIGATE UNITED STATES BY ANDERSON, 1937. 4. THE ART OF RIGGING BY BIDDLECOMBE, 1925. 5. THE RIGGING OF SHIPS, 1600-1720 BY ANDERSON, 1927. SHOWS FOXING. 6. AMERICAN MERCHANT SHIPS BY ABBOT, 1902. 7,8&9. THE SAILING SHIPS OF NEW ENGLAND, 1607-1907 BY DOW. THE 1992, 1924 AND 1928 COPIES. 10. THE VENTURESOME VOYAGES OF CAPTAIN VOSS BY MARTYR, 1927. SHOWS FOXING. 11. ONE WHALING FAMILY BY WILLIAMS, 1964. 12. LIFE ON A WHALER BY TAYLOR, 1929. 13. YANKEE WHALERS IN THE SOUTH SEAS BY WHIPPLE, 1954. 14&15. 2 VOLUME SET TITLED FANGST OG FORSKING I SYDISHAVET BY SUUNNE DAGER, 1930. WRITTEN IN NORWEGIAN ON WHALING, NUMEROUS INTERESTING ILLUSTRATIONS. LIMITED EDITION #5548. 16. THE YANKEE WHALER BY CLIFFORD ASHLEY, 1926. LOOSE SPINE WITH SEVERAL DETACHED AND LOOSE PAGES. NICE ILLUSTRATIONS. 17. THE WHALING JOURNAL BY STRAUBEL, 1954. 18. CAP'N GEORGE FRED BY HIMSELF WITH ILLUSTRATIONS BY HARRY NEYLAND. 19. CAPT. EDMUND GARDNER BY BULLARD, 1958. 20. MRS. RICKETSON'S WHALING JOURNAL BY TUCKER, 1958. 21. RETURN OF WHALING VESSELS SAILING FROM AMERICAN PORTS, 1876-1928 BY HEGARTY, 1959. 22. THE PORTUGUESE SHORE WHALERS OF CALIFORNIA, 1854-1904 BY BERTAO, 2006 FIRST PRINTING. 23. THE WHALE FISHERY ON LONG ISLAND BY SLEIGHT, 1931.
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23 BOOKS RELATED TO THE HISTORY OF WHALING AND

Estimate $250 - $400Jun 25, 2016
Starting Price $120
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