This fascinating book contains a detailed treatise on the practice of whaling. Whaling is the hunting of whales primarily for their meat and oils, with the earliest forms dating at least as far back as 3000 BC. This book was originally published during the explosion of competitive national whaling industries, and details the contemporary methodology and technique used in the industry. Some Notes On Sea Fishing - Whaling is an interesting and insightful book that will greatly appeal to anyone with an interest in the history of modern whaling and constitutes a great addition to any collection of antiquarian maritime literature. This book has been elected for modern republication due to its educational and historical value, and is proudly republished here complete with a new introduction to the subject.