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Lot 0026
  • Book Title: Un voyage à la mer Polaire sur les navires de S.M.B."L'Alerte" et "la Découverte" (1875 à 1876, suivi de notes sur l'histoire naturelle par H. W. Feilden, ouvrage traduit de l'anglais avec l'autorisation des auteurs par Frédéric Bernard
  • Author: Sir George S. Nares
  • Publisher: Librarire Hatchette et Cie
  • Date: 1880
  • Pages: 572
  • Size: 6.5 x 9.5 inches

    Sir George S. Nares (1831-1915) was a British naval officer and Arctic explorer. He commanded the first ship to pass through the Suez Canal, the Challenger Expedition and the British Arctic Expedition. He was highly thought of as a leader and scientific explorer. In later life he worked for the Board of Trade and as Acting Conservator of the River Mersey.

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  • Condition

    Very Good

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    Prize Binding Polar Exploration by Sir George S. Nares

    Estimate $100 - $200Oct 23, 2016