The Life of Dr. Elisha Kent Kane, and of Other Distinguished American Explorers: Containing Narratives of Their Researches and Adventures in Remote and Interesting Portions of the Globe.

By: Schumcher, Samuel M.

Price: $39.95

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Book Condition: Very Good


Original brown cloth, gilt titles on spine, maroon titles & decorations on front board, light brown endpapers. A reprint of the work originally published in Philadelphia 1858, lacking the frontispiece that appeared in the original. Reprinted numerous times under the names Schmucker and Smucker


Reissue. 12mo; 7.5 inches tall; 406 pp.


Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate shelf handling wear. Minimal wear to corners.


Subjects: Elisha Kent Kane; John Charles Fremont; John Ledyard; Charles Wilkes; Matthew Perry.


Ref: Sabin 77711, 85162, 85163

Title: The Life of Dr. Elisha Kent Kane, and of Other Distinguished American Explorers: Containing Narratives of Their Researches and Adventures in Remote and Interesting Portions of the Globe.

Author Name: Schumcher, Samuel M.

Categories: TRAVEL, GEOGRAPHY & EXPLORATION, 19th CENTURY LITERATURE and WORKS, BIOGRAPHY / AUTOBIOGRAPHY / MEMOIR,

Publisher: New York, International Book Company,: 1859

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Seller ID: 011841

Keywords: Elisha Kent Kane; John Charles Fremont; John Ledyard; Charles Wilkes; Matthew Perry.,