Lot 229

Arctic.- Nansen (Fridtjof)

The First Crossing of Greenland, translated by Hubert Majendie Gepp, 2 vol., first English edition,  24 pp. advertisements at end of vol. 1, some spotting, bookplates of Sydney John Robinson, Longmans, 1890; ‘Farthest North’ being the Record of a Voyage of Exploration of the Ship Fram 1893-96, 2 vol., second English edition, 1 plate coloured, small mark on vol, 2 title, Newnes, 1898; Bain (J. Arthur) Life and Explorations of Fridtjof Nansen…New Edition, rubbed, spine damaged, Scott, n.d. [c.1900]; Peary (Robert E.) The North Pole, first U.K. edition, bookplate of Richard Henry Tidswell, gift inscription on free endpaper, 4to, Hodder & Stoughton, 1910, frontispieces, maps, some folding, plates, illustrations, original pictorial cloth, little rubbed, 8vo, except the last, and 2 others (8)

Estimate: £200-£300