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Lot 1242: 24V Sled Dogs Muskox POLAR & ARCTIC EXPLORATION Articles & Monographs Royal Geographical Society Peary Expedition Melville Bay Polaris North Pole Prehistoric Indigenous Peoples British Exhibition Scurvy

Books, Art and Ephemera - Canada, Egypt, Polar, West, etc.

by National Book Auctions

22 October 2016

Freeville, NY, USA

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  • 24V Sled Dogs Muskox POLAR & ARCTIC EXPLORATION Articles & Monographs Royal Geographical Society Peary Expedition Melville Bay Polaris North Pole Prehistoric Indigenous Peoples British Exhibition Scurvy
  • 24V Sled Dogs Muskox POLAR & ARCTIC EXPLORATION Articles & Monographs Royal Geographical Society Peary Expedition Melville Bay Polaris North Pole Prehistoric Indigenous Peoples British Exhibition Scurvy
  • 24V Sled Dogs Muskox POLAR & ARCTIC EXPLORATION Articles & Monographs Royal Geographical Society Peary Expedition Melville Bay Polaris North Pole Prehistoric Indigenous Peoples British Exhibition Scurvy
  • 24V Sled Dogs Muskox POLAR & ARCTIC EXPLORATION Articles & Monographs Royal Geographical Society Peary Expedition Melville Bay Polaris North Pole Prehistoric Indigenous Peoples British Exhibition Scurvy
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Book Details: This lot consists of the articles and monographs on polar and arctic exploration shown in the corresponding images.

Included in this lot are the following titles:

"The Journal of the Royal Dublin Society. Nos. XVIII & XIX. July & October." (1860)
"The Journal of the Royal Dublin Society. Nos. XXXIV. December 1865." (1865)
"Observations on Three Cases of Scurvy" (1918)
"The Polar Book" [1930]
"Official Catalogue. British Polar Exhibition. Central Hall, Westminster. July 2nd to 15th, 1930." [1930]
"Canada. Department of Mines. Museum Bulletin No. 6. Prehistoric and Present Commerce Among the Arctic Coast Eskimo." (1914)
"The Route Towards the Pole, for the Arctic Expedition of 1875" [contained in Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society Vol. XIX, No. III] (1875)
"Captain F.L. M'Clintock's Expedition zur Aufsuchung des Erebus und Terror" [c. 1859; extracted from a larger work, pp.471-478 plus map]
"Expedition of Lieutenant F. Schwatka to King William Land" [from Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society] (1880)
"The Canadian Arctic Expedition" [from "The Geographical Journal"] (1913)
"The Franklin Commemoration" [from "Journal of the Royal Geographical Society"](1895)
"The Voyage of the 'Karluk,' and Its Tragic Ending" [from "The Geographical Journal"] (1918)
"Centenary of the Sailing of Sir John Franklin with the Erebus and Terror" [from "The Geographical Journal"] (1945)
"Arctic Exploration, with Reference to Grinnell Land" [from "Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society"] (1885)
"In Search of an Arctic Continent" [from "The Geographical Journal"] (1908)
"On North Polar Problems" [from "The Geographical Journal"] (1907)
"To the North Magnetic Pole and Through the North-West Passage" [from "The Geographical Journal"] (1907)
"Discoveries of the Polaris and Voyage of the Arctic" [from "Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society"] (1874)
"Peary's Arctic Expedition" [from "The Geographical Journal"] (1899)
"The Second Norwegian Polar Expedition in the 'Fram'" [from "The Geographical Journal"] (1903)
"A Journey round Melville Bay" [from "The Geographical Journal"] (1895)
"Exercise Muskox" (1947; offprint)
"Notes on Dogs and Sledges in the Queen Maud Sea and Coronation Gulf Areas" (1939; offprint)
"A Chronological Bibliography of the Published Works of Vilhjalmur Stefansson" (1978)

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Condition / Notes: These books may display some age/wear indications, including age toning and edge wear. We identify any advance flaws that come to our attention during cataloguing. Some of these volumes may contain library markings and/or attachments.

For lots which include only books, our shipping charge applies to any address within the fifty United States. For lots which are not books, the stated shipping cost in this listing will apply only to addresses within the continental 48 states. Within those parameters, the shipping cost for this lot will be: $6.50

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