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(Arctic Exploration)

Auction:
2433
Lot:
128
Sold for:
$89$75

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2433
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2008 11:00AM

Description:

(Arctic Exploration), Two titles, Narrative of the North Polar Expedition, Washington: 1876, with numerous plates; and Narrative of the Second Arctic Expedition, edited by J.E. Nourse, Washington: 1879, with pull out folding map, and plates, (binding faded); both gilt pictorial cloth, 4to, (edge wear, bumped and chipped, toning, scattered foxing, a few loose gathers, hinges tender).
Estimate $300-500

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