Eighteen Months on a Greenland Whaler.
Faulkner, Joseph P.
For the Author, ( 1878), New York
12mo. x-317 pp. b/w frontispiece portrait.
Faulkner appears to have sailed on the schooner Franklin of New London. She wintered over and returned with 393 barrels of whale oil and 6600 pounds of whale bone. The author provides vivid accounts of shipboard life and the business of whaling. Jenkins, p. 99. Starbuck pp. 622-623. A Very Good copy of the first edition in original cloth binding.