American Whalers in the Western Arctic; The Final Epoch of the Great American Sailing Whaling Fleet

BOCKSTOCE, John R. Gilkerson, William (illustrator)

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Place Published: Fairhaven
Publisher: Edward J. Lefkowicz
Date Published: 1983

Description: 12 color plates by William Gilkerson, text Illus. viii, 48pp. Oblong elephant folio, publisher's 1/2 blue leather with blue cloth. Fairhaven: Edward J. Lefkowicz, 1983. Limited First Edition. Fine

Comments: Laid in loose, without the separate portfolio cloth binding, are an additional 12 color lithographed plates which are duplicates of the plates in the book by William Gilkerson. Each duplicate is signed by the artist in pencil. This book is number 309 of 400 copies with an additional signature by the William Gilkerson on the limitation page.

Edition: First
Binding: hardcover
Condition: fine
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 227473

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