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Captain William Edward Parry (1790-1855)
Narrative of an Attempt to Reach the North Pole..
John Murray, 1828. AUTHOR Captain William Edward Parry (1790-1855) TITLE Narrative of an Attempt to Reach the North Pole.. PLACE OF PUBLICATION London PUBLISHER John Murray PUBLICATION DATE 1828, First Edition FORMAT Hardback, 4to PAGINATION xxii, [1], 230 DIMENSIONS height 28.1 cm x width 22 cm DESCRIPTION : Rebound in modern half-morocco. Illustrated with large folding chart, 2 plans, and 4 aquatint plates. Parry's final polar expedition, attempting to reach the north pole by land, rather than finding the north-west passage. Provenance : Roger Casson (1943-2016), bibliophile with large collection of polar exploration books. Bought by me at recent dispersal auction of his collection Citation : Sabin 58868 CONDITION GRADE : Very Good Undulation to pages. Marginal marking to some leaves of text. BOOK CONDITION I try to list every fault that a book has, and grade it accordingly. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Postage Reduced postage is available for most items purchased at a similar time. Total postage costs are cost of postage  to allow for packaging costs. This is included in the postage prices shown. Items will usually be despatched the next weekday after receiving payment. First class is usually delivered next working day, second class within 3 working days. Overseas Postage Postage to Europe and the World by Royal Mail International Standard (airmail), or courier for heavier items. Insurance Royal Mail includes insurance for packages up to £20 for standard postage options, £50 for signed for options. Further insurance is included in some of the postage prices quoted where appli … [Click Below for Full Description]
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