“Life in the Forecastle”

J. Ross Browne. From Etchings of a Whaling Cruise: With Notes of a Sojourn on the Island of Zanzibar: And a Brief History of the Whale Fishery, in Its Past and Present Condition, 1846.

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Browne’s narrative includes vivid illustrations of life on a whaling ship.

Metadata Details
Item Type Book Section
Title Life in the Forecastle
Short Title Life in the Forecastle, 1846
Book Title Etchings of a Whaling Cruise: With Notes of a Sojourn on the Island of Zanzibar: And a Brief History of the Whale Fishery, in Its Past and Present Condition
Place of Publication London
Publisher J. Murray
Creator J. Ross Browne
Publication Date 1846
Pages between pp. 214 and 215
Call Number G 047 .12
Location General Collections 2nd floor