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The Cruise of the "Cachalot" Round the World after Sperm Whales
London: Smith Elder 1898 London: Smith, Elder, 1898. First edition. 8vo. Frontispiece, folding map, and 7 plates from drawings. Original blue cloth with gilt sperm whale on upper cover, and spine lettered in gilt. Beautiful, bright copy, with the morocco ex-libris of "H.R.S. Jr., and the bookplate of Jean Hersholt on the front pastedown. In a quarter blue morocco slipcase with chemise . Excellent copy of this whaling classic, greatly admired by Kipling, and the author's first book. Laid in is a 2-page ALS from Bullen to Miss Lister, dated April 8, 1911, conveying copies of another book, SEA PURITANS, and thanking her for her hospitality240445
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