Very good hardcover. Nichols, who had just completed his 7 years' indenture, was the cooper and ship's clerk On this voyage from May 24, 1838 to February 28, 1840. 184 pages. Illustrations. Frontispiece. Inscribed and signed by the author's grandson, Capt. Henry C. Nichols, USN (ret.), who edited the journal. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: A Journal of a Whaling Voyage to the South ...
Publisher: Salem, Massachusetts: Naumkeag Publications
Publication Date: 1973
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st edition..
Book Description Naumkeag Publications, Salem, Mass. Printed by Deschamps Printing Company, Salem., 1973. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Hardcover with dust jacket in archival cover. Signed by Captain Henry C. Nichols. Dust jacket is price clipped, has wear to edges and folds. Volume has wear to edges, occasional foxing, no interior markings or vandalism. First editions (i.e.: first printings) are stated on copyright page as First Edition - this one is not; in fact most of the listed firsts are not first printings. All copies are first editions, very few are first printings. Decent copy of interesting book. Log was kept in 1838, then published by a descendant in 1973. Pretty cool. Please see scans of the item you will receive. Signed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # ABE-1499823193170
Book Description Naumkeag Publications, Salem, 1973. Hardcover. Condition: Collectible - Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Full green cloth binding. Signed by Captain Nichols on front flyleaf. 184pp. Dust jacket is lightly rubbed, offered in a new mylar cover. Size: 8vo - 8" - 9" Tall. Signed. Seller Inventory # 046748