Don Sturdy With the Harpoon Hunters Or The Strange Cruise of the Whaling Ship

By: Appleton, Victor (Pseudonym) (John W. Duffield. )

Price: $40.00

Quantity: 1 available


This is the last book in the Don Sturdy series (#15). This book is in Very Good to Near Very Good+ condition and is lacking the dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The red covers of the book have some fading and waterspotting, especially the front cover. The text pages are clean and bright. The rear endpaper has some tidemarking to the top edge. This copy includes a black and white frontispiece showing Don Sturdy in a boat being struck by a whale. Included at the rear are four pages of advertisements for this series and several others, with the last listing in the Don Sturdy series being #12 - Don Sturdy in the Temples of Fear. "Don Sturdy is a fictional character in the Don Sturdy series of 15 American children's adventure novels published between 1925 and 1935. All but one book were written by John W. Duffield. The remaining book, Don Sturdy In The Land Of Giants, or, Captives Of the Savage Patagonians (1930) , was written by Howard Roger Garis. All 15 were published as by Victor Appleton, a house name used by the Stratemeyer Syndicate. This series appears to be the 2nd Stratemeyer Syndicate series' to be re-printed outside the United States, where it was originally published; the first series book being the first book in the Ted Scott series. "

Title: Don Sturdy With the Harpoon Hunters Or The Strange Cruise of the Whaling Ship

Author Name: Appleton, Victor (Pseudonym) (John W. Duffield. )

Categories: Young Adult Fiction,

Edition: Early printing

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1935

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: A33995

Keywords: Young Adult Fiction Victor Appleton Don Sturdy series Youth Fiction Adventure Ships & Sailing Whaling Young Adult Fiction,