"Farthest North". Being the Record of a Voyage of Exploration of the Ship Fram 1893-96 and of a Fifteen Months' Sleigh Journey by Dr. Nansen and Lieut. Johansen, with an Appendix by Otto Sverdrup, Captain of the Fram. Fridtjof NANSEN.

"Farthest North". Being the Record of a Voyage of Exploration of the Ship Fram 1893-96 and of a Fifteen Months' Sleigh Journey by Dr. Nansen and Lieut. Johansen, with an Appendix by Otto Sverdrup, Captain of the Fram.

Westminster: Archibald Constable, 1897. First English edition. 2 volumes. 8vo. (xvi), 510; xvi, 671, (1) pp. Contemporary brown half morocco over matching cloth boards, spines with raised bands, gilt lettered direct to two panels and decorated to the others, modern bookplates to the front pastedowns signed by the previous owner. 16 full page colour plates, 113 black and white plates and 93 illustrations in the text plus 4 folding maps. Some light spotting at intervals, slight slant to the text block of the second volume, else very good. Item #21509

Price: £195.00

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