A Voyage Of Discovery Made Under The Orders Of The Admiralty In His Majesty's Ships Isabella And Alexander For The Purpose Of Exploring Baffin's Bay And Inquiring Into The Probability Of A North-West Passage
Errata slip pasted to reverse of dedication page. All plates maps, etc. present including many coloured aquatints, some folding,
Frontispiece (General Chart) torn completely along 1 fold and part torn (6cms) along another. Folding plate 'Cape Graham Moore, etc.' torn and repaired along folds. 1st page of introduction with 10cm tear from top edge into text, a few pages creased. Browning and off setting to some plates and pages. Many page edges dusty and fingered. Margins of some plates frayed, some folds browned and dusty. Sporadic foxing. Library stamps throughout.
Author Ross, John. K.S. Captain Royal Navy.
Binding Ex public library binding, cloth boards with leather spine. 27x22cms
Publisher John Murray, London
Condition A used copy
Pages (4) + xl + 252pp + (2) cxliv (appendix) + plates