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Peary, Robert Edwin (1856-1920), Five Titles in Six Volumes

Auction:
2433
Lot:
303
Sold for:
$178$150

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

Description:

Peary, Robert Edwin (1856-1920), Five Titles in Six Volumes, The North Pole, New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1910; Secrets of Polar Travel, New York: The Century Co., 1917; Nearest the Pole, New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1907; Northward over the "Great Ice", New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1848, in two volumes, (spines sunfaded); sold together with Diebitsch-Peary, Josephine (1863-1955), My Arctic Journal, New York and Philadelphia: The Contemporary Publishing Company, 1893, signed to frontis, all pictorial cloth, 8vo, (wear, scattered soiling, toning, bumping and chipping), (7 items total).
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Frederick A. Stokes Company, Robert Edwin, The North Pole, Century Co., Doubleday, Page & Company, My Arctic Journal, Philadelphia, Physical geography, Stokes

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