This antique hardcover children's book is bound in red cloth boards, with patterned designs on the front and back covers and gilt work on the spine. Covers are worn; gilt somewhat faded, some edgewear/soil; inner pages are browned at foredge, but most are clean. Illustrated with black-and-white drawings, this book tells the story of Peter the Whaler and his adventures at sea, told in the first person. 389 pages; approx. 4"x7".
- PETER THE WHALER: AN EARLY LIFE
- William H.G. Kingston
- Crosby, Nichols, Lee and Company. 1861