Relation d'un Voyage Dans La Mer du Nord, aux Côtes d'Islande, du Groenland, de Ferro, de Schettland, des Orcades & de Norwége . Fait en 1767 & 1768.

By: KERGUELEN-TRÉMAREC, YVES-JOSEPH DE.

Price: $500.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Poor condition


Ex- Mechanic's Institute Library with the usual treatments including bookplate; perforation stamps on title page. (i)-viii, (2) dedication, (1) list of plates, (1)-220 pp.; with Avis, and list of maps & plates; 17 of 18 plates (9 folding), missing plate XII, "plan geometrique de Brand-foom"; 4to; bound in marbled paper over boards with library cloth tape for spine. Front board detached at hinge but held with the cloth tape. Plates are clean and in excellent condition with very occasional light foxing or toning at margins or edges. Text pages somewhat wavy but generally clean with a bit of toning and light to moderate foxing to pages after p.187.; loose leaf at p. 179. Maybe poor, but still a candidate for a good marriage in a bindry?

Title: Relation d'un Voyage Dans La Mer du Nord, aux Côtes d'Islande, du Groenland, de Ferro, de Schettland, des Orcades & de Norwége . Fait en 1767 & 1768.

Author Name: KERGUELEN-TRÉMAREC, YVES-JOSEPH DE.

Categories: Expeditions & Discoveries,

Publisher: Paris, Prault: 1771

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Poor condition

Seller ID: 8939

Keywords: Exploration Greenland Scotland Norway Maritime Travel