“The Sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever": Limited First Edition of Jacques Cousteau's Whales
COUSTEAU, Jacques-Yves and Yves Paccalet.
Item Number: 143650
New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1988.
Limited first edition of this classic work. Quarto, original leatherette, illustrated throughout. Fine in a fine slipcase. Translated by I. Mark Paris.
In this classic work by Cousteau, Whales has illustrations, most in full color, illuminates the long history of mankind's fascination with whales. In addition to the most up-to-date scientific findings, the text presents historical information, mythology, poetry, and more.