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2 vols. Hardback. (Approx 9 x 6 inches.) In dark green cloth with gilt lettering to spines; gilt and red line edging and gilt and red vignettes to front covers. Dark brown endpapers. In very good condition. Corners and edges a little bumped and rubbed. Faces of boards a little rubbed. Endpaper cracked at front of vol.2. Some minor marks to plates & tissue guards foxed/darkened. Some handling marks and mild foxing to page edges & maps else mostly very clean and tight, smart copies. “Burn & Co.” binders label to rear endpaper. 524pp; 464pp; 5 steel-engraved portraits. 10 maps (mostly fold out & with colouring). Many b&w illustrations (including full-page.).
Title: The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe. With a Historical Review of Previous Journeys along the North Coast of the Old World. Translated by Alexander Leslie. With Five Steel Portraits, Numerous Maps, and Illustrations.
Categories: FOREIGN TRAVEL,
Publisher: London Macmillan & Co. 1881 1st edition:
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Seller ID: 77204
Keywords: FOREIGN TRAVEL NORDENSKIOLD, A. E: The Voyage of the Vega round Asia and Europe, With a Historical Review of Previous Journeys along the North Coast of the Old World, Translated by Alexander Leslie, With Five Steel Portraits, Numerous Maps, and Illustrations, London, Macmillan & Co., 1881, 1st edition, 2 vols., Hardback, pictorial, illustrated, maps, plates, engravings, Burn & Co.