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LOT 32

Lot 32

Narrative of the Recent (2nd) Voyage Of Captain Ross To The Arctic Regions, In The Years 1829-30-31-32-33 and a Notice of Captain Back's Expedition; With A Preliminary Sketch of Polar Discoveries From The Earliest Period To The Year 1827

Narrative of the Recent (2nd) Voyage Of Captain Ross To The Arctic Regions, In The Years 1829-30-31-32-33 and a Notice of Captain Back's Expedition; With A Preliminary Sketch of Polar Discoveries From The Earliest Period To The Year 1827
Lot 32 Details
Narrative of the Recent (2nd) Voyage Of Captain Ross To The Arctic Regions, In The Years 1829-30-31-32-33 and a Notice of Captain Back's Expedition; With A Preliminary Sketch of Polar Discoveries From The Earliest Period To The Year 1827

18mo., first American Edition, 192pp. with fold out 'Chart of Arctic Discoveries' opposite full title page, New York, Wiley & Long, 1835
6.4 x 4.2 in — 16.2 x 10.7 cm

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $156
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Narrative of the Recent (2nd) Voyage Of Captain Ross To The Arctic Regions, In The Years 1829-30-31-32-33 and a Notice of Captain Back's Expedition; With A Preliminary Sketch of Polar Discoveries From The Earliest Period To The Year 1827
  • Narrative of the Recent (2nd) Voyage Of Captain Ross To The Arctic Regions, In The Years 1829-30-31-32-33 and a Notice of Captain Back's Expedition; With A Preliminary Sketch of Polar Discoveries From The Earliest Period To The Year 1827

CONDITION DETAILS

In substantially good condition, with expected cover wear and bumped corners, interior largely clean with minor foxing.

LOT 32
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