HYRST, H. W. G.
Title: Stories of Polar Adventure. as is.
Publisher:  Seeley, Service & Co., Limited, London, 1915,
Seller ID: 60639
HYRST, H. W. G. Stories of Polar Adventure : True & Stirring Narratives of Bravery & of Perils Gallantly Faced & Overcome. L.: Seeley, Service & Co., Limited, 1915. Pp. 216, frontis., + 8 p. of plates. 8vo, pictorial green cloth with pictorial paper label to front. Contents: I) Through Arctic America on Foot ; II) With MacKenzie in Arctic Canada ; III) Exploring the North of Hudson's Bay ; IV) Wrecked in the Greenland Sea ; V) Protecting Our Northern Fisheries ; VI) A Perilous March Through Arctic Siberia ; VII) Finding"The Way Out" from Baffin Bay ; VIII) After Antarctic Sea-Elephants ; IX) Farther South than Captain Cook ; X) Among Sstyaks and Samoyeds ; XI) Seeking Lost Colonies in Greenland ; XII) By River and Lake to the Arctic Ocean ; XIII) In the Country of the Penguin ; XIV) In the Antarctic with Ross ; XV) A Day in the Life of a Greenland Whaler ; XVI) Among the "Tuski" ; XVII)The Cruise of the Investigator ; XVIII) The Adventures of a Young Doctor. Rubbed, rear board dampspotted, inner hinges cracked, plates and frontispiece removed (five of which are folded and laid in at rear). As is. 40.00