Item #39628 The North Pole. Its Discovery in 1909 under the Auspices of the Peary Arctic Club. Introduction by Theodore Roosevelt. Robert E. PEARY.

The North Pole. Its Discovery in 1909 under the Auspices of the Peary Arctic Club. Introduction by Theodore Roosevelt.

Toronto. The Copp, Clark Co. 1910. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 25cm, first Canadian edition, xxxii,373p. with 108 plates, (including 8 in colour) colour folding map, original dark blue black cloth, gilt titles, t.e.g., a fine bright copy. (Ar) A.B. 13230. "Narrative of Peary's last expedition 1908-09. Its organization, personnel, the voyage, the Roosevelt's passage through the ice of Smith Sound-Robeson Channel; winter quarters at Camp Jesup, Cape Sheridan, north Ellesmere Island, hunting and game including musk oxen; sledging with illustration of the Peary sledge. Preparation, organization of parties and (in detail) the march to the Pole" Item #39628

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