1764, GEORGII III, Whale Fishery Act

$ 395.00

An Act to Encourage Whaling on the Saint Lawrence. 1764, “Anno Regni GEORGII III,” Cap. XXIX, Whale Fishery Act, Printed by Mark Baskett, London, England, Choice Near Mint.. 12.5” x 7.75” “An Act for the encouragement of the Whale Fishery in the Gulph and River of Saint Lawrence, and on the Coasts of His Majesty’s Colonies in America.” Exceptional, bright woodcut of the royal coat of arms on the front cover, and a woodcut of an initial cap [“W”]hereas...” on the first internal page..