Lot 42
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Bellingshausen, Fabian Gottlieb von

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Description

  • The Voyage of Captain Bellingshausen to the Antarctic Seas 1819-1821. Translated from the Russian, edited by Frank Debenham [Hakluyt Society, second series, vols. 91-92]. London: Hakluyt Society, 1945
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FIRST EDITION IN ENGLISH, 2 volumes, 8vo (220 x 140mm.), plates, maps and plans, many folding, original blue cloth gilt, uncut, dust-jackets

Literature

Borba de Moraes p.97 (note); Hill (2004) 112; Rosove 33.A1; Spence 117; Taurus 3

Catalogue Note

"One of the greatest of the voyages to the South Seas and the Antarctic" (Hill).
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