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The Voyage of the 'Challenger.' The Atlantic

£38.00

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The Voyage of the 'Challenger.' The Atlantic : A Preliminary Account of the General Results of the Exploring Voyage of H.M.S. 'Challenger' during the year 1873 and the early part of the year 1876. Volume I.

A first edition copy of Volume I only of this account of the Atlantic parts of the 'Challenger' Circumnavigating Expedition, the ship's scientific equipment and the many scientific observations made.

Green cloth, gilt; edgeworn and scuffed, back board almost detached and spine reglued to backstrip. Inner hinge split pp162/3, ffep loose and several pages around split partly detached but otherwise binding secure. College library bookplate front pastedown. Scattered foxing but text and plates largely unmarked. xxx, [2], 424 pp; 14 foldout plates (a couple with small edge splits) plus 110 b&w illus, many full-page.

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Author(s):
Thomson, Sir C. Wyville
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
8vo - 8 - 10
Edition:
1st English Edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Macmillan and Co.
Title:
The Voyage of the 'Challenger.' The Atlantic

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The Voyage of the 'Challenger.' The Atlantic : A Preliminary Account of the General Results of the Exploring Voyage of H.M.S. 'Challenger' during the year 1873 and the early part of the year 1876. Volume I.

A first edition copy of Volume I only of this account of the Atlantic parts of the 'Challenger' Circumnavigating Expedition, the ship's scientific equipment and the many scientific observations made.

Green cloth, gilt; edgeworn and scuffed, back board almost detached and spine reglued to backstrip. Inner hinge split pp162/3, ffep loose and several pages around split partly detached but otherwise binding secure. College library bookplate front pastedown. Scattered foxing but text and plates largely unmarked. xxx, [2], 424 pp; 14 foldout plates (a couple with small edge splits) plus 110 b&w illus, many full-page.

Author(s):
Thomson, Sir C. Wyville
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
8vo - 8 - 10
Edition:
1st English Edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Macmillan and Co.
Title:
The Voyage of the 'Challenger.' The Atlantic

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