New York: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, in Association with the New England Aquarium, .
Seller ID: 70575s
Octavo, slick full-color decorated boards (hardcover), 63 pp. Full-color photo. illus. Fine, in a Very Good+ dust jacket with light edgewear. ÒBaby, Tag, and Notch were three young pilot whales that beached themselves on a lonely stretch of the Cape Cod shore in the winter of 1986. Six months later, after a stay at the New England Aquarium's Animal Care Center, they were returned to the ocean in the first successful whale release of its kind. this is their story. View More...
New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, (1935). First Edition.
Seller ID: 12573scs
Large octavo, green boards (hardcover), gilt letters, xiv, 360 pp. Illustrated with plates, in full-colour and black & white. Very Good+, with light edgewear, in a Good+ dust jacket with chipping along edges and to spine. From jacket: To most of ust the ocean means salt water, waves, seaweed and an uncertain percentage of fish. Yet actually the ocean is full of mystereis, involving a field of science which is staggering in its immensity and implications. It is a gigantic problem to compress between two covers even a brief summary of the science of the ocean...Yet this book gives us a rea... View More...