THE VOYAGE OF THE CHALLENGER. THE ATLANTIC. A PRELIMINARY ACOUNT OF THE GENERAL RESULTS OF THE EXPLORING VOYAGE OF H. M. S. "CHALLENGER" DURING THE YEAR 1873 AND EARLY PART OF THE YEAR 1976
Publisher: New York:Harper and Brothers, Publishers
Condition: Very Good
Binding: Hard Cover
Dust Jacket: No jacket
Edition: 1st edition
New York:Harper and Brothers, Publishers. 1878. 1st edition. 2 volumes. xx+(17)-391pp and viii+(9)-340+4pp ads. Numerous illustrations, maps and charts throughout both volumes. Hardcovers. Ex-library, with typical markings, including numbers at base of spine strip, bookplate inside front boards, library stamp to title page over title with discard stamp over that, remains of card envelops to inside rear boards and rear end-paper and small stamps (small circular with 3 initials inside circle) to most plates and maps. Aside from the library markings, a very good clean copy. The boards are clean with gilt still bright and light wear to spine ends. Internally, aside from library markings the pages are clean. No foxing to plates but some of the folding plates have wear and creases to edges. The bindings are tight and hinges intact.