A Voyage of Discovery and Research in the Southern and Antarctic Regions, During the Years 1839-43.

ROSS Capt. Sir James Clark (1847.)

£3250.00  [First Edition]

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First edition, first issue. 2 vols. 8 sepia lithographs (including a folding panorama), 8 charts (3 of these folding, 2 very large), & 18 engraved vignettes. 8vo. Good original cloth, gilt, spines a little darkened, recased. liii, 366; xi, 447, 16ads. (dated January 1847). London, John Murray,

This copy from the collection of Kenneth Athol Webster, with his discreet book stamp to the rear free endpaper. 

Rosove dates the various issues through the dated advert leaves. January 1847 denotes the first issue.  Rosove. 276; Ferguson, 4636.

 

Stock Code: 225068

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