A VOYAGE OF DISCOVERY AND RESEARCH IN THE SOUTHERN AND ANTARCTIC REGIONS DURING THE YEARS 1839-43 [VOLUME 1: AUG '39-APRIL '41 & VOLUME 2: APRIL '41 - SEPTEMBER '43]
Ross, Sir James
Price: 75.00 USD
New York, NY: Augustus M. Kelley, Publishers, 1969. 8vos. VG/ - no DJ. two dark black clothbound volume set. spines are neat and with some moisture exposure affected panel boards, gently dulled by now dry moisture seepage, warped shape slightly and external dampstains large but do not affect most of textblock interior margins. rippling and air pockets mainly around endsheet hinges and inner ivory endpapers show no marks otherwise. dusty speckles upon head-edge, stains along edges, the exterior dampstains, moisture affected edges. as is. volume 1 b/w frontispiece and 17 title plates and maps listed after introduction of first volume. 366 pp. interior a light ivory without interior discoloration. volume 2 : with b/w frontispiece and 17 illustrations and maps. 447 pp. with partially affixed, fold-out map included at rear. basically clear light ivory sheets through the core textblock interior. complete two volume set. Rockville Non-Retail Listings. Reprint.