The Voyage of Captain Bellingshausen to the Antarctic Seas 1819-1821 (Two Volumes)

By: Bellingshausen Capt. Thaddeus, Debenham Frank [Editor]

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Works Issued by the Hakluyt Society Second Series No. XCI. Founded in 1846, the Hakluyt Society is a registered charity based in London, England, which seeks to advance knowledge and education by the publication of scholarly editions of primary records of voyages, travels and other geographical material. The Society is named after Richard Hakluyt (1552–1616), a collector and editor of narratives of voyages and travels.

Title: The Voyage of Captain Bellingshausen to the Antarctic Seas 1819-1821 (Two Volumes)

Author Name: Bellingshausen Capt. Thaddeus, Debenham Frank [Editor]

Categories: Polar,

Edition: 1967 reprint

Publisher: Kraus Reprint Limited: 1967

Binding: hardcover

Book Condition: xxx, 474pp, sunning to spine and rear board, foxing to endpapers, some pencil annotation, near VG. Alan Gurney's copy with his pencil signature to the front endpaper. Gurney was a well known yacht designer and explorer with a passion for the Antarctic.

Seller ID: 56902

Keywords: POLAR SOUTH - polar exploration mountaineering alpinism bergsteigen antarctic antarctica south pole discovery travel shackleton amundsen scott antarktis antarctique polaire