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The author distinguished himself in the Civil War; survived a harrowing journey toward the North Pole in 1881 - 1883. He was trapped on Cape Sabine, losing all of his crew but six.
Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Lacking Dust jacket. Previous owner's name discretely on front end page.
A lovely full-color map of the Arctic Regions is attached at the rear and there are 27 photographic plates illustrating the region, its inhabitants and several explorers.
Title: The Polar Regions in the Twentieth Century
Illustrator: Illustrated with photographs and drawn maps.
Edition: First Edition, First Printing.
Publisher: Boston:, Little, Brown and Company,: 1928.
Book Condition: VeryGood
Size: 8vo; 8.75 inches tall. 270 pages.
lb: 2.00 lb
Seller ID: 008155