Mason, F. Van Wyck.
Title HARPOON IN EDEN.
Binding Hard Cover
Edition First Edition
Publisher Doubleday & Co. [New York]. 1969. (1969).
Seller ID 97-0809
1st edition, 1st printing. 430pp. Tall 8vo. 1/4 gray cloth & light. blue cloth. Spine lettered in gray within a panel of blue darker than the blue on the covers. ORIGINAL BOOKMARK (black on red paper, 9 1/4' x 3 1/4') with the title & author's name along with illustrations with themes related to the book on one side, & translations of key Maori words used in the novel (As New). A novel of Nantucket's early 19th C. whaling days in New Zealand & the South Pacific. Very faint paste action in the gutters of both endpapers o/w Fine (no defects)/ DJ (bottom edge of the spine has wear & some creasing; tip of the upper right corner of the front is worn; a dampstain extends down the inside fold of the back flap, but has no affect on the exterior of the fold or back cover o/w Fine with unclipped price).
Sea Novels Whaling New Zealand Maori