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Title
Antarctic mariner's song / by James Croxall Palmer.
Name/Creator
Palmer, James Croxall, 1811-1883, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:1273492 
Location
Widener

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
New York
Publisher
D. Van Nostrand
Language
English
Description
92 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
PS2519 .P37
Subject
Flying Fish (Schooner) ;  Peacock (Ship) ;  United States Exploring Expedition (1838-1842)

Category
United States South Seas Exploring Expedition (a.k.a. the Wilkes Expedition), 1838-1842

Note
Title vignette.

Published in briefer form 1843 under title: Thulia: a tale of the Antarctic.

"The main facts ... were gathered from the log-book and other journals of the Flying-fish, confirmed by the author's personal experience aboard the Peacock, in the U.S. Exploring Expedition of 1838 to 1842"--Pref., p. [7].

Without the music.