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West Coast Rare Books

West Coast Rare Books

Westport / Ireland

Nansen, Fridjof Nansen’s “Farthest North”.

Nansen, Fridjof Nansen's "Farthest North".

Nansen, Fridjof. Fridjof Nansen’s “Farthest North”. Being a Record of a Voyage of Exploration of the Ship Fram 1893-1896 and of a Fifteen Months’ Sleigh Journey by Dr. Nansen and Lieut. Johansen with an Appendix by Otto Sverdrup Captain of the Fram. About one hundred and twenty full page and numerous Illustrations and coloured Plate in Facsimile from Dr. Nansen’s own Sketches Portrait and Maps. Second Edition. Two Volumes – Complete. London, George Newnes, Ltd., 1898. 22 x 15.5 cm. Vol.1: xv, 480 pages. / viii, 456 pages. Illustrated. Original decorated cloth. Bevelled edges. Decorated end papers. Very good condition. Minor shelf wear, rubing and bumping. Two names of previous owners neatly inscribed on front free end papers. Clear tape repair on large map in volume one. Internally bright and clean. A very nice set.

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Nansen, Fridjof Nansen's
Nansen, Fridjof Nansen's
Nansen, Fridjof Nansen's
Nansen, Fridjof Nansen's
Nansen, Fridjof Nansen's

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