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Auction:
2483
Lot:
198
Sold for:
$1,007$850

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

(Whaling and Maritime Ephemera), Collection of miscellaneous paper from the 18th and 19th centuries, including papers from the voyages of the Brig Polly and Schooner Friends Adventure, 1775 and 1776, a whale stamped sheet from the Bark Lagrange of Mattapoisette [sic], 1850, collection of black and white photographs depicting a polar expedition, patent papers and miscellaneous ship papers, and a mid-19th century document box, (generally good).
Estimate $700-900

Keywords

Economy of Japan, Economy of the Netherlands, Fisheries science, Whaling

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