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Franklin, John, 1786–1847

Journey to the shores of the Polar Sea, in the years 1819-20-21-22 : with a brief account of the second journey in 1825-26-27 / by John Franklin, Capt. R.N. F.R.S. and Commander of the expedition : four vols., with plates.

London : John Murray, Albemarle Street, MDCCCXXIX [1829]
Physical Description:
4 volumes : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 15 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
G650 .1819 F73
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Spine title: Journeys to the Polar Sea.
Earlier version (London : J. Murray, 1823) published with title: Narrative of a journey to the shores of the Polar Seas in the years 1819, 20, 21, and 22.
Engravings by Edward Finden: after J. Jackson, Lieut. Hood, and Lieut. Back.
Dr. Richardson's narrative included in v. 4.
MUDD WA 23586: Poor condition.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary gilt tooled blue calf.
Subject Terms:
Arctic regions.
Northwest, Canadian -- Description and travel.
Scientific expeditions.
Engravings -- 1829.
Murray, John, 1737-1793, publisher.
Finden, Edward Francis, 1791-1857, engraver.
Richardson, John, Sir, 1787-1865.
Back, George, Sir, 1796-1878, illustrator.
Hood, Robert, 1797-1821, illustrator.
Jackson, John, 1778-1831, illustrator.

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