London: Smith, Elder, 1902. 10th impression. Hardcover. Although the account is fictitious, it is based on author's extensive experiences in the whaling industry. Antarctic, Arctic, whaling interest.
8vo, xx, 379pp, frontispiece & fold-out map. Blue boards w/ gilt, slt. marked & spine darkened, overall g+. See Spence 215 for 1st UK edition. Good + condition. Item #3638