William Scoresby

Journal of a Voyage to the Northern Whale-Fishery

Archibald Constable and Co.

1823

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First edition copy of Scoresby's account of his expedition to Greenland.

  • William Scoresby (English).
  • Journal of a Voyage to the Northern Whale-Fishery: Including Researches and Discoveries on the Eastern Coast of West Greenland.
  • Edinburgh: Archibald Constable and Co., 1823.
  • xliii, 471 pages.
  • Octavo.
  • Includes two fold-out maps and two fold-out plates
  • Original paper spine label tipped-in at back.
  • Rebound in half-leather with dark brown cloth boards, dark brown leather and banded spine with black label and gilt lettering.
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Textblock has moderate age-toning to deckled edges.

Light shelf wear to bottom edge.

Occasional light foxing to pages interior, more significant on fold-out maps.

One fold-out map has two two-inch closed tears on the right edge.

Feature(s)
First Edition
Language
English
Subject
Travel, topography and voyages, Modern first editions, Voyages, Maritime
SKU

C8C9X

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