By Frank T Bullen
London   Smith, Elder and Co
7.5" by 5" [6], viii, [1], x-xx, 375pp
A fine, early edition of this popular autobiographical travel narrative by Frank T Bullen.
By Frank T Bullen

1905 The Cruise of the 'Cachalot'

London   Smith, Elder and Co
7.5" by 5" [6], viii, [1], x-xx, 375pp
A fine, early edition of this popular autobiographical travel narrative by Frank T Bullen.
£110.00
: 0.75kgs / : 712L26

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Fine Binding, Illustrated

'The Cruise of the Cachalot' is a semi-autobiographical travel narrative. It depicts a Whaling expedition from a seaman's perspective and is responsible for making Frank Bullen's reputation as an author. 

In a fine calf binding, made for Blundell's school, Tiverton. With the crest of the school to the front board. Bookplate to the front pastedown, addressed to R H R Gage for Form Work. 

With a frontispiece, folding map and a further seven plates.

Condition

In a full calf binding. Externally, in an excellent condition with only some minor shelf-wear to the rear board. Bookplate to the front pastedown from Blundell's School, Tiverton. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright with just the occasional light spots to pages.

Near Fine

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