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Record #3337:

The whale and his captors: or, the whaleman's adventures and the whale's biography, as gathered on the homeward cruise of the "Commodore Preble" / Henry Theodore Cheever.

Title: The whale and his captors: or, the whaleman's adventures and the whale's biography, as gathered on the homeward cruise of the "Commodore Preble" / Henry Theodore Cheever.
Author(s): Cheever, Henry Theodore.
Date: 1855.
Publisher: London: Thomas Nelson
Abstract: General account and history of whaling, and description of whales, by American clergyman on homeward cruise of whaler Commodore Preble (Capt. Lafayette Ludlow) in South Pacific and South Atlantic, 1844-45. Includes numerous moral hints and lessons, with pleas for sabbath-keeping on whaleships. This edition contains additional chapter Anecdotes of whale adventure with information on Arctic whale fishery.
Notes:

First published: New York: Harper & Brothers, 1849.

Keywords: 599.5 -- Cetacea.
629.12 -- Vessels: Commodore Preble.
629.124.722 -- Whaling vessels.
23/28 -- Christianity.
639.245.1 -- Whaling industry: American.
93"184" -- 1840-1849.
V -- History.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-SPC: 639.245.1[1855]
SPRI record no.: 3337

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