New York: Harper & Brothers, 1861. 361pp. including numerous engraved plates, plus advertisements. Modern brown cloth, spine gilt. Some foxing and soiling, about good. An interesting account of the five year whaling voyage of two young men from Palmyra, New York, with detailed descriptions of their day to day activities and encounters. "This narrative may have been written by John D. Jones, but conclusive evidence is lacking. The ship visited many islands, among them, Guam, the Hawaiian Islands, Tonga, Juan Fernandez, and Formosa" - Hill. With vivid descriptions of whales and whaling operations. HILL 1023. HOWES J213. SABIN 36440. (Inventory #: WRCAM51227)
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