The North-West Passage and the Plans for the Search for Sir John Franklin. A Review with Maps &c.
BROWN, John F.R.G.S.
004390 E. Stanford London 1860 Second Edition 8.75" x 5.5" Cloth Very Good Second edition, with a Sequel, including the Voyage of the "Fox" bound in. Dark blue blindstamped and pebbled cloth, gilt image of the Arctic Medal to upper board, gilt bands & titles to spine, lemon eps, frontis lithograph, pp. [i-ix] x-xiii,  2- 463 incl. Index, coloured map, SEQUEL pp.  2-64 incl. separate index plus Opinions of the Press etc. (4pp.), foldout map at rear, and foldout facsimile "Record" between pp. 18-19, outer corners lightly worn, backstrip edges worn at head & tail of spine, small triangular tear (10mm x 15mm approx) to cloth of bottom board, front ep hinge cracked, frontis foxed, great majority of the pages unopened, binding sound & tight, no inscriptions. Original bookplates of James Roberts Brown (dated 1892), Laetitia Ruth Brown (1899) and Leonard J.P. Brown (1902) laid-in. $2950.00AUD
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