Greenland Icefields and Life in the North Atlantic

By: WRIGHT, G. Frederick and William UPHAM UPHAM, Warren

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WRIGHT, G. Frederick, D.D., LL.D., F.G.S.A., and Warren UPHAM, A.M., F.G.S.A. Greenland Icefields and Life in the North Atlantic with a New Discussion of the Causes of the Ice Age. With Numerous Maps and Illustrations. N.Y.: D. Appleton and Company, 1896. Pp (8), v-xv, (1), 1-407, (1), (6,ads), (2), + 5 maps (1 fldg). Frontispiece and text illustrations. 8vo, green cloth, silver lettering and ice field illustration to fr. bd. O'Dea 1165. Not in Tanner though 3 other Wright works and 1 other Upham are. With a detailed index. Chapter 2. The Coast of Labrador, (pp.23-52). With 5 photos including : 7.Storehouse at Cape Charles Harbour, with a sealskin stretched out to dry. Chapel on the hill; 10. Battle Harbour, the capital of Labrador; 12.The Devil's Dining Table, Henley Harbour, Labrador; 13.A Labrador Eskimo lady in full winter dress. Chapter 1. The Ice of the Labrador Current, (pp.1-22) with 5 photos including "Iceberg stranded at the entrance of St.John's Harbour, July 15, 1894". Another photo of St.John's Harbour on p.53. Waterstain to bottom corner, else vg. 140.00

Title: Greenland Icefields and Life in the North Atlantic

Author Name: WRIGHT, G. Frederick and William UPHAM UPHAM, Warren

Categories: 40,

Publisher: Appleton, 1896,:

Seller ID: 6149

Keywords: LABRADOR GREENLAND NAUTICAL NEWFOUNDLAND ,