The Cruise of the Cachalot round the World after Sperm Whales
The Cruise of the Cachalot round the World after Sperm Whales

BULLEN, Frank T. The Cruise of the "Cachalot" round the World after Sperm Whales.

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BULLEN, Frank T. The Cruise of the "Cachalot" round the World after Sperm Whales. London, Smith, Elder & Co., 1898.

8vo. Publisher's original blue cloth, lettered in gilt, image of whale blocked in gilt on upper board; pp. xx, 379, 8 wood-engraved plates (including frontispiece with tissue guard), 1 folding map; only very light rubbing to extremities, apart from a few minor spots, a good and very clean copy.
Admired by Kipling, this is the first edition of a nautical and whaling classic, a hunt along the Southern hemisphre, sometimes close to the cold Antarctic climes.
Spence 215.

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