Pursuing the Whale: A Quarter-Century of Whaling in the Arctic

By Cook, John A.

SKU# 12810

$ 38.00

Pp. x, 344, frontispiece portrait of the author, 15 plates with 22 black-and-white photos. Publisher’s gray pebble cloth, lettered in black on the spine and on the front cover, lg 8vo. A narrative of whaling voyages in Bering, Chukchi and Beaufort Seas after bowhead and sperm whales. Warmly inscribed by the author to John E. Roman on the half-title.

Publisher Houghton Mifflin
Publisher Place Boston
Date Published 1926
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First
Number of Volumes
Reprint No
Condition Fine
Condition Description Light foxing to the endpapers and frontis matter, occasional foxing to the margins of a few text pages, a tight and clean very good copy with no signs of use.
Limited Edition