A Voyage Towards The North Pole Undertaken By His Majesty's Command 1773

By: Phipps Constantine John

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Book Condition: 76pp, facsimile reprint of only 100 copies, numerous folding maps and illusts, some foxing to endpapers, VG+ in VG dw.


An expedition to the North Pole to test the open polar sea theory, he reached the northwest coast of Spitsbergen and went on to achieved a record North of 80 deg 48 min.

Title: A Voyage Towards The North Pole Undertaken By His Majesty's Command 1773

Author Name: Phipps Constantine John

Categories: Polar,

Edition: 1978 reprint

Publisher: Caedmon of Whitby: 1978

ISBN Number: 0905355059

ISBN Number 13: 9780905355054

Binding: hardcover

Book Condition: 76pp, facsimile reprint of only 100 copies, numerous folding maps and illusts, some foxing to endpapers, VG+ in VG dw.

Seller ID: 68906

Keywords: POLAR NORTH - polar exploration mountaineering alpinism bergsteigen arctic north pole discovery travel arktis artique polaire phipps sea open theory spitsbergen svalbard