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The Whales' Song
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The Whales' Song

By Sheldon, Dyan

New York: Dial, 1991 Hard Cover. Near Fine in a Near fine, Price Clipped Dj. First Edition, First Printing. "Enthralled by her grandmother's story of seeing and hearing whales singing in the sea long ago, Lilly hopes to see them herself and hear their mysterious songs." Slight wear to boards at bottom edge of book, one indentation on front book cover, interior tight, bright and clean.. Illus. by Gary Blythe .

$35.00

ARCTIC ROVINGS or THE ADVENTURES OF A NEW BEDFORD BOY ON SEA AND LAND
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ARCTIC ROVINGS or THE ADVENTURES OF A NEW BEDFORD BOY ON SEA AND LAND

By Hall, Daniel.

NY: Young Scott, 1968 Hard Cover. First Edition. Edited by Jerome Beatty. Illustrated by William Hogarth. FINE in spine faded dustjacket.144 pages, reinforced cloth. True story of a 15 year old boy on board the whaleship CONDOR, his escape from the cruelties of shipboard life, his winter in the Siberian wilderness & his eventual return to the US. The illustrator provides a sail plan, a map, a whale chart & accurate drawings of the whaling process..

$30.00

WHALE BROTHER.
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WHALE BROTHER.

By Steiner, Barbara.

NY: Walker, (1988) Illustrated by Gretchen Mayo. FIRST EDITION. 26 pages, boards. An Eskimo boy wants to become a great carver of ivory but he must first find the spirit of life in the ivory. A killer whale teaches him the stillness required. FINE in FINE dustjacket..

$30.00

WHALES; THEIR LIFE IN THE SEA
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WHALES; THEIR LIFE IN THE SEA

By McNulty, Faith, Illustrated by John Schoenherr

NY Harper & Row 1975. Fine in a near fine, price clipped dustjacket. Juvenile nonfiction. In publishers library binding, NOT a library discard.. First Edition.

$30.00

WHALING WORLD From Prehistoric Times to the Present Day

By Euller, John

New York Doubleday and Co. 1970. Hard Cover. Fine in a near fine dustjacket. Juvenile nonfiction, in unread condition. FIRST edition..

$22.00

WHALE SONG
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WHALE SONG

By Johnston, Tony, Illustrated by Ed Young

NY: G.P. Putnam's, 1987 Hard Cover. FINE in a NEAR FINE, Price Clipped Dj. FIRST PRINTING. 32 pages, boards. A celebration of the whales of the world's oceans in text & illustrations..

$35.00

A WHALE FOR THE KILLING.

By Mowat, Farley.

Boston: Little, Brown, 1972. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. 239 pgs, cloth. Story of author's struggle to save a trapped whale. NEAR FINE in lightly worn dustjacket..

$30.00

A WIND NAMED ANNE

By Bosworth, J. Allan

Garden City Doubleday & Co 1970. Hard Cover. Fine in a very good+, price clipped dustjacket. Dust jacket shelf rubbed. In publishers library binding, NOT a library discard..

$26.00

KILROY AND THE GULL.
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KILROY AND THE GULL.

By Benchley, Nathaniel., Illustrated by John Schoenherr

NY: Harper & Row, 1977. Hard Cover. Very Good+ in a Very Good+ Dustjacket. First Edition. 118 pgs, boards. A killer whale escapes from an entertainment park & returns to the sea..

$30.00

SHAME ON YOU, BABY WHALE!

By Kunhardt, Dorothy.

NY: Simon & Schuster, (1948) Illustrated by Garth Williams. A Tiny Golden Book. 21 pages, 3" x 2", pictorial boards. Baby whale doesn't want to eat the lunch his mother knows to be good for him. Name in pencil. VERY GOOD..

$20.00

THE GREAT WHALES
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THE GREAT WHALES

By Zim, Herbert S.

NY: Morrow, 1951. Illustrated by James Gordon Irving. In publishers library binding, NOT a library discard. Fine, no dustjacket.. First Edition. Hard Cover.

$25.00