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The life & adventures of John Nicol, mariner; his service in king's ships in war & peace, his travels & explorations by sea to remote & unknown countries in merchant vessels, whalers, and other sundry craft; together with copious notes & comments on ships, the officers and shipmates with whom he served, the customs & traditions of the sea and of the inhabitants of distant lands both savage and civilized, their religions, culture, & industries, etc., etc., etc., Preview this item
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The life & adventures of John Nicol, mariner; his service in king's ships in war & peace, his travels & explorations by sea to remote & unknown countries in merchant vessels, whalers, and other sundry craft; together with copious notes & comments on ships, the officers and shipmates with whom he served, the customs & traditions of the sea and of the inhabitants of distant lands both savage and civilized, their religions, culture, & industries, etc., etc., etc.,

Author: John Nicol; Gordon Grant; Alexander Laing; John Howell
Publisher: New York, Toronto, Farrar & Rinehard [©1936]
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Nicol; Gordon Grant; Alexander Laing; John Howell
OCLC Number: 1216609
Notes: A reissue of the edition of 1822 edited by John Howell.
"First edition, limited to 100 numbered copies, each containing an original color drawing signed by Gordon Grant."
Description: vi pages, 2 leaves, 214 pages illustrations, portrait 29 cm
Contents: Ch. 2. Canada-Mode of fishing-Serpents-Floats of wood-Author sails to the West Indies-Arrives in Newfoundland.
Responsibility: as related by himself & embellished with numerous original designs by Gordon Grant; with a foreword and afterword by Alexander Laing.

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