The Cruise of the "Cachalot" Round the World after Sperm Whales.

The Cruise of the "Cachalot"…
The Cruise of the "Cachalot" Round the World after Sperm Whales.

London: Smith Elder, 1898.

Octavo, original blue cloth, with gold vignette on upper board; well illustrated, pages untrimmed;.

An excellent copy of the first edition. A ripping yarn based on the author's experiences on board the Splendid of New Bedford, in whaling grounds off 'the Solanders, Vau Vau, South Pacific and Australian Gulf'.

An excellent copy of the first edition. A ripping yarn based on the author's experiences on board the Splendid of New Bedford, in whaling grounds off 'the Solanders, Vau Vau, South Pacific and Australian Gulf'.

Rudyard Kipling wrote of Bullen's tale: 'It is immense, there is no other word. I've never read anything that equals it in its deep-sea wonder and mystery… It's a new world that you've opened the door to'.

Price (AUD): $1,100.00  other currencies     Ref: #3002965

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