William Rotch (1734 - 1828): America's Pioneer in International Industry
Stackpole, Edouard A. New York, San Francisco, Montreal: The Newcomen Society in North America, 1950. First Edition. Stated First Printing ("June 1950"). Condition (Book/DJ): Very Good/No Jacket.
Containing the Newcomen Address by Edouard A. Stackpole, a Member of the Newcomen Society and on the Editorial Staff of 'The Inquiror and Mirror'. The address 'dealing with the picturesque and venturesome days of the famous Whaling Industry of Nantucket and with the life and times of William Rotch' was delivered on June 29, 1950 at the '1950 American Pilgrimage' held on Nantucket Island. (See our store for additional Newcomen Addresses. Contact if interested in more than one - discount available if multiple are purchased.)