Narrative of a Second Voyage in Search Of a North-West Passage, and of a Residence in the Arctic Regions...By Sir John Ross...Including the Reports of Commander, Now Captain, James Clark Ross...and the Discovery of the Northern Magnetic Pole.
Ross, Sir John

London: A.W. Webster, 1835. F xxxii + 740 pages; color, black and white plates, charts, folding map; Sir John Ross (1777-1856) Scottish Arctic navigator, went in search of North-West Passage, 1818 and 1829-33 (this voyage) (DNB); large 31.5 cm x 25 cm size, well-margined; bound in new dark brown half-leather, brown cloth boards, cloth spine label with gilt titles; light wear and scuffing to binding; frontispiece plate corner chip & title page with some foxing; last third of book with old discoloration at bottom edge, not obtrusive and does not affect plates; occasional offsetting to plates, foxing to text leaves, map with old repairs on back; overall, good condition in a functional binding. Good H (Item ID: 14817)

$750.00

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