Book Description

First edition. 8vo. pp. cvi, [i], 696; port. frontis.; numerous wood-engs. inc. some full-page; minor finger- soiling, ink stain to upper edge of text block slightly affecting upper margins at rear, inner hinges strengthened (?), overall very good in the original pictorial cloth, expertly restored to extremities.
Dealer Notes
AB 13204. Payer and Karl Weyprecht led the Austrian Arctic Expedition, which aimed to explore the Northeast Passage, and to approach the North Pole.
Author Payer, Julius.
Date 1876
Binding Original decorated cloth
Publisher Wien: Alfred Hölder
Condition See description
Pages cvi, [i], 696

Friends of the PBFA

For £10 get free entry to our fairs, updates from the PBFA and more.

Please email for more information


Membership of the PBFA is open to anyone who has been trading in antiquarian and second-hand books for a minimum of two years subject to certain criteria.

Email to find out more, or complete the enquiry form.

complete the form