From Forecastle to Cabin.
Beane, Joshua Fillebrown.
The Editor Publishing Co., ( 1905), New York
341 pp. b/w line ills and plates, folding chart.
Beane sailed in the “Java” of New Bedford, 1864-67, and visited the Marshall Islands, Hawaii, Phoenix and Canton Islands, and the Gilbert Islands. He gives a good sense of daily life aboard a whaler. Forster 6, Jenkins, p. 79. A very good copy in original illustrated cloth.