Posted by: Loren Coleman on August 2nd, 2010
Gloucester Sea Serpent
Does anyone know of this book? Have it in your collection?
Vol 4 no 42, 1849 July 7, page 330
Sea Serpent Book.
Mr. John Bartlett of Cambridge Mass., has in the course of publication a book on the Sea Serpent. this work will contain a story of the monster and all about his swallowing a man, and also about his visit to Nahant, Gloucester and other places, together with all that is known on the subject of sea serpent by all the Savants in the world. The work will be illustrated with cuts, in which his head will be visible a long ways above the water. The price is only 37 1/2 cents.
Thanks to J, Brænne for the item.