OUR LAST EXPLORERS; THE NARRATIVE OF THE JEANNETTE ARCTIC EXPEDITION AS RELATED BY THE SURVIVORS, AND IN THE RECORDS AND LAST JOURNALS OF LIEUTENANT DE LONG.
Hartford, CT:American Publishing Company. 1882. 1st edition. 479pp. Illustrated. Hardcover. Decorated boards soiled and shelfworn, with silver still bright on front cover but dulled/darkened on spine strip. With wear along edges, spine ends beginning to fray, and edge points gently bumped and worn to boards. Page edges soiled. Internally end-pages lightly age-toned with a previous owners name in ink on 1st free end-page, otherwise, aside from an occasional smudge or spot of very slight foxing scattered throughout, a very good, clean copy. The binding is tight with hinges intact. *"With Graphic Descriptions of Arctic Siberia, The Lena and its Delta, the Native and Exiled Inhabitants of the Country, etc;and Mr. Newcomb's narrative of a winter overland journey from the arctic ocean to St. Petersburg. Also an account of the Jeannette search expeditions, their discoveries, the burning of the Rogers, etc, etc."...title page
- Newcomb, Raymond Lee (Revised by): Introduction by Rev. W. L. Gage, D. D.
- Date of publication
- Hartford, CT: American Publishing Company
- Very Good
- Hard Cover
- Dust Jacket:
- No jacket
- 1st edition
- Price: $195.00