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The North Pole Its Discovery in 1909 Under - Peary, Robert E - 1910. 
New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1910. Limited Edition. Leather bound. Very good. 8vo. xxxii, 373pp. 8 colored illustrations and several black and white illustrations from photographs. Folding map in rear. Three-quarter blue Moroccan leather binding with light blue cloth covered boards. 5 raised bands on spine with gilt stamped title and designs. Gilt top edge. Blueish marbled end sheets. Foredge and bottom edge untrimmed. Introduction written by Theodore Roosevelt. Foreword by Gilbert H. Grosvenor, Director and Editor, National Geographic Society. The General Hubbard Edition was published September 1910. Limited, numbered edition 149 of 500 signed by Peary. A few light scuff marks to leather on two of the raised spine bands, front and rear joints, and upper front right corner front board. Light soil to cloth front board. Folding map has one small .75 inch closed tear upper portion. Book plate of Jane S. Strong on front paste down. A very good copy.
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