Whalers of the Midnight Sun.

By: VILLIERS, A.J.

Price: $55.00

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Illustrated with woodcuts by Charles Pont. First UK edition. 286pp, frontis and 9 plates (one double-page), endpaper maps. Original orange cloth; spine a little faded, a couple of slight splits at the head and a little rubbed at the tail. A good+ clean copy. ***Fictionalised account of a whaling expedition, based on Villiers' experiences as a newspaper correspondent on the Norwegian Antarctic whaling expedition, which departed Hobart for the Ross Sea in November 1923.

Title: Whalers of the Midnight Sun.

Author Name: VILLIERS, A.J.

Categories: Polar Regions,

Publisher: London, Geoffrey Bles: 1934

Seller ID: 36581

Keywords: antarctica fiction maritime polar tasmania whaling,