Polar Scenes, Exhibited in the Voyages of Heemskirk and Barenz to the Northern Regions, and in the Adventures of Four Russian Sailors at the Island of Spitzbergen.
Description: Translated from the German of M. Campe. 36 hand colored copperplates. b/w title vignette map of the Arctic. 138pp. + 2pp. ads. 16mo, original 1/2 red leather with printed boards; (p. 47 torn with loss of text, spine ends lightly worn, boards edges worn, boards rubbed, last blank page with pencil marks, some light dampstaining and foxing to text). London: J. Harris, 1821. First Edition in English.
Comments: Complete with 36 bright plates. The plates have light foxing in margins, but are not dampstained. Juvenile Edition.Binding: hardcover
Book ID: 171146