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Les Expeditions Polaires Depuis 1800: Liste des etats-majors nautiques et scientifiques
J. Van Hille de Backer Anvers: J. Van Hille-de Backer. 1911. First. First Edition. Original blue wrappers with some erosion to the paper spine, some light fading at the extremities, two rubberstamp library deaccession stamps on the wrappers (a discard stamp from the Navy Department Library, and a Library of Congress duplicate stamp), an about very good copy. A list of the major polar expeditions. Robert E. Peary's copy with his ownership Signature ("Peary") on the front cover, and with a brief, unsigned note laid in in Peary's hand addressed to John C. Phillips, who had served as a medical officer on at least one polar expedition. An uncommon title, with a nice association. .
      [Bookseller: Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABA]
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