Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Whaling North and South by F.V. Morley and J.S. Hodgson

Whaling North and South

Whaling North and South by F.V. Morley and J.S. Hodgson

1926. NY: The Century Co. Very good- green cloth binding with minor wear at extremities, Fair cond dustjacket with chips in several places and missing paper @ upper spine exposing title on book. Dustjacket protected in archival cover to prevent further loss. 8vo, cloth, photograph illustrations throughout; xvii, 235pp.

History of Arctic, Antarctic whaling and author's experiences as photographer with the Southern Whaling and Sealing Co. in Falkland Islands Dependencies, 1923-25.  Morley was the younger brother of author Christopher Morley.

For more information, read this article from the Times Literary Supplement reviewing this title - it's really interesting: http://www.the-tls.co.uk/tls/public/article706975.ece

PRICE: $42. [price reduced]

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