Lot 417: FRITJOF NANSENS FARTHEST NORTH 2 Vols. 1897.
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: [Polar/Arctic Exploration] FRITJOF NANSENS FARTHEST NORTH Being the Record of a Voayge of Exploration of the Ship Fram 2 Vols. Westminster: Archibald Constable and Company, 1897. 1st British edition. Arctic Bibl. 11983. 4 folding maps in printed color, 16 other color plates, many b/w plates. 8vo. Blue cloth with lettering and small front cover design in gilt. Sunned. Vol I has slight internal loosening as would be expected given the nature of the binding. A little foxed. One folding map has tear to inner section. 7.0 Lb.