Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union. hardcover. 192pp. Wide 24mo, 1/2 contemporary black leather, spine ends worn, edges of boards lightly worn. Philadelphia: American Sunday-School Union, n.d., circa 1875. good.
"An abridgment, with some modifications and additions of the second volume of captain...Scoresby's work on the Arctic Regions and Whale-fishery, Edinburgh, 1820." Preface. Pages 40-148 are on the whale fishery at Spitzbergen.