Farthest North: Being the Record of a Voyage of Exploration of the Ship "Fram" 1893-96 and of a Fifteen Months' Sleigh Journey by Dr. Nansen and Lieut. Johansen. Dr. Fridtjof Nansen.
Farthest North: Being the Record of a Voyage of Exploration of the Ship "Fram" 1893-96 and of a Fifteen Months' Sleigh Journey by Dr. Nansen and Lieut. Johansen

Farthest North: Being the Record of a Voyage of Exploration of the Ship "Fram" 1893-96 and of a Fifteen Months' Sleigh Journey by Dr. Nansen and Lieut. Johansen

With an Appendix by Otto Sverdrup Captain of the Fram New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1897.

First Edition. Hardcover. Octavos. 2 volumes: Volume I: [1], xi, [1], 587 pages. Illustrated with frontispiece sketch of the author, 5 folding maps in front and rear pockets (Fram's Route map duplicated), 8 color plates, and black and white illustrations; Volume II: [1], xi, 729 pages, [1]. Illustrated with frontispiece, 8 color plates, black and white illustrations, 4 pages publisher advertisements. Olive green cloth bindings with gilt title and gilt, silver, green and red nautical designs on front boards. Gilt titles on spines. Gilt top edges. Untrimmed side and bottom. Armorial bookplate of David B. Ogden on the front paste down. Small "Brentano's" bookseller labels on the front and rear end papers. A very good set. Very good. Item #23604

Price: $300.00

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