Polar Seas & Regions Discovery & Adventure 1844 illustrated book w/ arctic map
Polar Seas & Regions Discovery & Adventure 1844 illustrated book w/ arctic map Polar Seas & Regions Discovery & Adventure 1844 illustrated book w/ arctic map Polar Seas & Regions Discovery & Adventure 1844 illustrated book w/ arctic map Polar Seas & Regions Discovery & Adventure 1844 illustrated book w/ arctic map Polar Seas & Regions Discovery & Adventure 1844 illustrated book w/ arctic map Polar Seas & Regions Discovery & Adventure 1844 illustrated book w/ arctic map Polar Seas & Regions Discovery & Adventure 1844 illustrated book w/ arctic map Polar Seas & Regions Discovery & Adventure 1844 illustrated book w/ arctic map Polar Seas & Regions Discovery & Adventure 1844 illustrated book w/ arctic map
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(Old Books, 19th Century Books, Leather Books, Travel, Adventure, Polar Exploration, Geology, Illustrated Books, Whaling).

Narrative of Discovery and Adventure in the Polar Seas and Regions: with Illustrations of Their Climate, Geology, and Natural History; And An Account of the Whale-Fishery, by Professor Leslie, Professor Jameson and Hugh Murray.
Published 1844, New York by Harper and Brothers.
373 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout. Large folding engraved map at front.

Publisher's 1/4 leather binding, smooth spine, gilt title lettering.

Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.

Binding gently age worn, mostly light signs of handling and time but nothing offensive or severe, book remains overall attractive as an object.

Paper is gently toned, internally still clean, tight, sound internally.

Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive. 

Please review photos for more detail showing how this book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.

Book Measures c. 6 1/4" H x 4" W.

[B6591].