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CHAPTER I.

Old Whaling Captains-Our Schooner-Sealers—Ice Dangers-

Our Crew-Ralph the Rover—The Shetlands-Scalloway
Castle-Lerwick-Hard Times—Hialtlandia-Over-Greedi-

ness-Fin Whales—Right Whales-Whales' Food-Adven-

tures with Whales . . . . . . . . .

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CHAPTER II.

Troubles in the Ice-Sea Birds—Wanderings on Shore-Objects

of the Sea-shore-Extinct Craters-Fox Hunting-Aspect of
the Icy Sea-First Experiences—In the Ice-Seal Shooting-
Shoals of Seals-Seals and their Habits-Collecting Seal Oil
-A Long Jump-Fog Gathering-Dodges to get within
Range--Disappointment-Seal Battue-Danger Averted ,

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