Arctic Explorations and Discoveries during the Nineteenth Century. Being Detailed Accounts of the Several Expeditions to the North Seas... Conducted by Ross, Parry, Back, Franklin, M'Clure, Dr. Kane, and Others...With a Continuation to the Year 1886

New York: John W. Lovell Company, 1886.

Hardcover. Very Good. Early reprint of the new edition, with 11 chapters by William Allison not included in the first edition. xx, 640 pages, bound in navy blue cloth, illustrated with engravings. Some creasing to the cloth on the front board, rubbing to corners and spine ends. Binding tight and square, text unmarked. Ownership signature in pencil on front free endpaper. New chapters cover the M'Clintock, Hayes, Hall, Schwatka, DeLong, Jeanette relief expeditions, Greely, and Gilder. See Arctic Bibliography 16351.

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