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2 vols. Hardback. 4to. (approx 10 x 7 inches.) In blue cloth with pictorial gilt designs to front covers and gilt lettering to fronts and spines. Plain endpapers. In very good conditions. Corners bumped, rubbing to edges and spines, some rubbing to boards. Partial split to cloth top of front hinge vol.1. Front hinge of vol.1 and rear hinge of vol.2 with cloth reinforcement. Neat inscriptions to front endpapers “N. Duff, 1911.” Also stamp to front endpaper “Friends in Hoylake and West Kirby”. Endpapers darkened, milf foxing to ‘half-titles’ and frontis verso’s. Tissue guards darkened, some mild foxing to pages throughout. Else pages clean and tight. 384pp; 416pp; 2 tipped in colour frontis plates & many b&w illustrations within text.
Title: In Northern Mists. Arctic Exploration in Early Times. Translated by Arthur G. Chater.
Categories: Antarctic / Arctic,
Publisher: London William Heinemann 1911 1st edition:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 77203
Keywords: FOREIGN TRAVEL::Antarctic / Arctic NANSEN, Fridtjof; In Northern Mists. Arctic Exploration in Early Times. Translated by Arthur G. Chater, London, William Heinemann, 1911, 1st edition, 2 vols., Hardback, illustrated, colour plates, exploration, arctic, polar, north pole,