This is the second volume of the journals of William Scoresby, commander during this period of the whaling ship, the Esk. the diaries combine scientific observation and navigation description with social comment and high drama.
The dust wrapper is in near fine condition, clean and fresh, with mild creasing to the top corner.
The binding is very tight.
The interior is fresh and in fine condition.
The Arctic Whaling Journals of William Scoresby The Younger Volume II: The Voyages of 1814, 1815 and 1816
C. Ian Jackson
- Publisher: Hakluyt Society, London, 2008
- ISBN 9780904180923
- 308 pages