An Account Of The Arctic Regions With A History And Description Of The Northern Whale-Fishery (Two Volumes)

By: Scoresby William

Price: £85.00

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Book Condition: xx, 551pp, 82pp appendix, Vol 1 - The Arctic. viii, 574pp plus appendix, Vol 2 - The Whale-Fishery. Near Fine in near Fine dw. Facsimile of the Edinburgh 1820 Edition. A most attractive set.


Includes the search for the Northwest Passage, the geography, hydrography and zoology of the Polar Regions and a narrative of a whale fishing voyage to the coast of Spitzbergen in 1816.

Title: An Account Of The Arctic Regions With A History And Description Of The Northern Whale-Fishery (Two Volumes)

Author Name: Scoresby William

Categories: Polar,

Edition: 1969 rep

Publisher: David & Charles: 1969

ISBN Number: 715343610

Book Condition: xx, 551pp, 82pp appendix, Vol 1 - The Arctic. viii, 574pp plus appendix, Vol 2 - The Whale-Fishery. Near Fine in near Fine dw. Facsimile of the Edinburgh 1820 Edition. A most attractive set.

Seller ID: 70202

Keywords: POLAR NORTH - polar exploration mountaineering alpinism bergsteigen arctic north pole discovery travel arktis artique polaire whale whaling scoresby spitsbergen svalbard geography west passage