13670,16 Brewington, Kendall Whaling Museum Prints
M.V. & Dorothy Brewington: Kendall Whaling Museum Prints; Kendall Whaling Museum; 1969; First edition. Hard bound. 209 pages. Six color plates and 597 black and white illustrations. Fine condition.
Published as a catalog of the collection of whaling prints at the Kendall Whaling Museum, this book is an invaluable reference in the study of such material. Subjects include Dutch, American, English, French and German whaling scenes; whaling ports; stranded whales; sea life; etc. 209 pages, 6 color plates and 597 black-and-white illustrations. It is indexed by titles and book sources as well as artists, engravers and publishers.