Joseph T. Higgins; The Whale Ship Book; Rudder Publishing Co., New York 1927 First Edition. The Distinguishing Details of Old Time Whale Ships with a Complete Description of a Typical Whaler and Working Plans of the Famous Alice Mandell. Designed and illustrated for the ship model maker. In good condition with some crease tears in the plans.
The detailed text discusses the construction of a whale ship and is illustrated with numerous diagrams. There are two fold-out working-scale plans for building a model of the ship, at the rear of the book.