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The Resource Bowleg Bill, the sea-going cowboy, or, Ship ahoy & let 'er buck : being the adventures of a Wyoming ranch-hand as recounted by the best-accredited liar's benches along the entire coast of Massachusetts in which new and valuable hints to the whaleman, fisherman, and young student of deep-water navigation are freely given, along with a narrative of astonishing exploits among the creatures of the deep and the not-too-deep including sparm whale, swordfish, blue shark, sea sarpint, mermaid, and the skipper's wife as well as many others, recorded by Jeremiah Digges, the Cape Cod pilot ; with charts and diagrams by William Gropper

Bowleg Bill, the sea-going cowboy, or, Ship ahoy & let 'er buck : being the adventures of a Wyoming ranch-hand as recounted by the best-accredited liar's benches along the entire coast of Massachusetts in which new and valuable hints to the whaleman, fisherman, and young student of deep-water navigation are freely given, along with a narrative of astonishing exploits among the creatures of the deep and the not-too-deep including sparm whale, swordfish, blue shark, sea sarpint, mermaid, and the skipper's wife as well as many others, recorded by Jeremiah Digges, the Cape Cod pilot ; with charts and diagrams by William Gropper

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Bowleg Bill, the sea-going cowboy, or, Ship ahoy & let 'er buck : being the adventures of a Wyoming ranch-hand as recounted by the best-accredited liar's benches along the entire coast of Massachusetts in which new and valuable hints to the whaleman, fisherman, and young student of deep-water navigation are freely given, along with a narrative of astonishing exploits among the creatures of the deep and the not-too-deep including sparm whale, swordfish, blue shark, sea sarpint, mermaid, and the skipper's wife as well as many others
Title
Bowleg Bill, the sea-going cowboy, or, Ship ahoy & let 'er buck
Title remainder
being the adventures of a Wyoming ranch-hand as recounted by the best-accredited liar's benches along the entire coast of Massachusetts in which new and valuable hints to the whaleman, fisherman, and young student of deep-water navigation are freely given, along with a narrative of astonishing exploits among the creatures of the deep and the not-too-deep including sparm whale, swordfish, blue shark, sea sarpint, mermaid, and the skipper's wife as well as many others
Statement of responsibility
recorded by Jeremiah Digges, the Cape Cod pilot ; with charts and diagrams by William Gropper
Title variation
Ship ahoy & let 'er buck
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Subject
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Language
eng
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Cataloging source
VA@
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6014
LC item number
.A75 no.897
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Armed Services edition
Series volume
897
Label
Bowleg Bill, the sea-going cowboy, or, Ship ahoy & let 'er buck : being the adventures of a Wyoming ranch-hand as recounted by the best-accredited liar's benches along the entire coast of Massachusetts in which new and valuable hints to the whaleman, fisherman, and young student of deep-water navigation are freely given, along with a narrative of astonishing exploits among the creatures of the deep and the not-too-deep including sparm whale, swordfish, blue shark, sea sarpint, mermaid, and the skipper's wife as well as many others, recorded by Jeremiah Digges, the Cape Cod pilot ; with charts and diagrams by William Gropper
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Publication
Note
  • "Published by arrangement with The Viking Press, Inc., New York."
  • Date of publication based on series numbering. Cf. Editions for the Armed Services, Inc., a history
  • Text in double columns
  • "This is the complete book--not a digest"--Cover
  • Publisher's advertisements for Armed services editions no.895-934 at end
Dimensions
10 x 14 cm.
Extent
159, [1] p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy with class no.Z233 is part of a collection (Collection 504). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Armed Services Editions collection, 1943-1947. Item is in Box 26. Printed black and red wrappers.
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ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24358248
  • ucoclc24358248
Label
Bowleg Bill, the sea-going cowboy, or, Ship ahoy & let 'er buck : being the adventures of a Wyoming ranch-hand as recounted by the best-accredited liar's benches along the entire coast of Massachusetts in which new and valuable hints to the whaleman, fisherman, and young student of deep-water navigation are freely given, along with a narrative of astonishing exploits among the creatures of the deep and the not-too-deep including sparm whale, swordfish, blue shark, sea sarpint, mermaid, and the skipper's wife as well as many others, recorded by Jeremiah Digges, the Cape Cod pilot ; with charts and diagrams by William Gropper
Publication
Note
  • "Published by arrangement with The Viking Press, Inc., New York."
  • Date of publication based on series numbering. Cf. Editions for the Armed Services, Inc., a history
  • Text in double columns
  • "This is the complete book--not a digest"--Cover
  • Publisher's advertisements for Armed services editions no.895-934 at end
Dimensions
10 x 14 cm.
Extent
159, [1] p.
Note
Spec. Coll. copy with class no.Z233 is part of a collection (Collection 504). To page this item, use the collection record; to find the collection record, search the title: Armed Services Editions collection, 1943-1947. Item is in Box 26. Printed black and red wrappers.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)24358248
  • ucoclc24358248

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