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Essex (Whaleship)

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Works: 56 works in 173 publications in 6 languages and 14,063 library holdings
Genres: Personal narratives  Logbooks 
Classifications: G545,
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Ships' papers( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence, quitclaims, bills, receipts, and accounts, of four Nantucket whaling ships, including Essex (sunk by a whale Nov. 20, 1820), Favorite, Harlequin, and Monticello
Wharf book by Essex (Whaleship)( )

1 edition published in 1819 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Settlement of accounts, kept by Owen Chase, with Obed Macy of Pollard Chase and others who signed on in 1917
by Essex (Whaleship)( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Log/journal, kept by Thomas Nickerson, reflecting the vessel's final whaling voyage to the South Pacific
by Essex (Whaleship)( )

1 edition published in 1817 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Account, kept by Owen Chase, of sperm oil shipped from Bonaverto to New York to be further shipped to Nantucket
 
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Audience level: 0.17 (from 0.05 for Revenge of ... to 0.99 for Account, 1 ...)

Alternative Names
Essex (Ship : 1806-1820)

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Revenge of the whale : the true story of the whaleship EssexIn the heart of the sea [the tragedy of the whaleship Essex]You wouldn't want to sail on a 19th-century whaling ship! : grisly tasks you'd rather not doThe Jonah manThe loss of the ship Essex, sunk by a whaleThe wreck of the whaleship Essex; a narrative accountRevenge of the whale [the true story of the whaleship Essex]Narrative of the most extraordinary and distressing shipwreck of the whaleship Essex