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Narrative of the Second Arctic Expedition made by Chares F. Hall: His voyage to Repulse Bay, sledge journeys to the Straits of Fury and Hecla and to King Williams Land, and Residence among the Eskimos during the Years 1864-1869.
Washington DC: GPO, 1879. sep 22 2017. 4to. (8), l, 644 pp. b/w plates, engravings in text, duotone, colored, and folding maps. Edited by Nourse and published after Hall's death. With a preliminary history of Hall's expeditions and the Franklin search. "From winter quarters in the Wager Inlet and Repulse Bay regions, Hall's four-man party explored the shores north and west from Melville Peninsula to King William Island, 1864-69... Includes detailed information on the Iglulik Eskimos of Repulse Bay, information on Franklin relics..." - Arctic Bib. 6486. Bound in original decorated red cloth, which shows light wear. Very good condition internally. The large folding map (33 x 26 inches, in fifteen panels), in the back pocket - "Map of the North Polar Region" is in excellent condition.
      [Bookseller: Ten Pound Island Book Co.]
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