Nansen in the Frozen World.


(NANSEN, Dr. Fridtjof). Nansen in the Frozen World. Preceded by a biographyof the great explorer and copious extracts from Nansen's "First Crossing o f Greenland," also an account by Eivind Astrup, of life among people near the Pole, and his Journey Across Northern Greenland with Lieut. R. E. Peary,U.S.N. Arranged and edited by S. L. Berens, Cand. Phil. Followed by a brie f history of the Principal Earlier Arctic Explorations from the ninth century to the Peary expedition, including those of Cabot, Frobisher, Bering, Sir John Franklin, Kane, Hayse, Hall, Nordenskjöld, Nares, Schwatka, DeLong, Greely, and Others. By John E. Read, Assistant Editor of the "Columbian Cyclopedia." Profusely Illustrated. Pp 531, including port. frontis. of Nansenwith tissue guard. Illustrated with numerous illustrations to text. 8vo, b rown cloth boards, with brown leather spine; gilt titles to spine. Boards very worn, cloth removed from rear, spine hardened and chipped at ends, inner hinges cracked, wrinkled through out from moisture, ex-library with accompaning inkstamps, labels, name, ow good solid copy with fairly large print and very well illustrated book. AS IS. 30.00 Name, else vg. 30.00

Title: Nansen in the Frozen World.

Author Name: NANSEN, Fridtjof) BERENS, S. L. (compiled and edited by) PEARY, R. E., Lieut. READ, John E.

Categories: 70,

Publisher: Constable, 1897,:

Seller ID: 67767

Keywords: NORTH ARCTIC POLAR NAUTICAL NANSEN EXPLORATION PEARY,