Arctic Searching Expedition: A Journal of a Boat-Voyage Through Rupert's Land and the Arctic Sea, in Search of the Discovery Ships Under Command of Sir John Franklin
by Sir John Richardson
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1852. Cloth. Very Good +. An impressive copy of the 1852 1st American edition. Tight and VG+ in its light-green cloth, with bright gilt-titling along the spine and decorative blindstamping to the panels. 2 neat, small names (one at the front pastedown, the other at the front free endpaper), light foxing at the preliminaries and very light rubbing to the panels. Thick octavo, a number of woodcuts and diagrams complementing the text. And, "With an Appendix on the Physical Geography of North America" (from the title page). (Inventory #: 16579)
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