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Nansen, Fridtjof (1861-1930)

Auction:
2483
Lot:
494
Sold for:
$593$500

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Nansen, Fridtjof (1861-1930), Two titles: The First Crossing of Greenland, London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1890, in two volumes, with two folding maps, three quarter green morocco by Hatchards, (spines browned, maps with minor tears); and Farthest North, Westminster: Archibald Constable and Company, 1897, with two folding maps, gilt pictorial cloth, 8vo, (lightly bumped and chipped, starting, map in Vol. I with some browned edges).
Estimate $200-400

Keywords

Greenland, London, Green and Co., Archibald Constable, Norway

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