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Irresistible North

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Product description

This delightful journey begins with di Robilant's serendipitous discovery of a travel narrative published in Venice in 1558 by the Renaissance statesman Nicolo Zen that recreated the travels of two of Zen's ancestors who explored the North Atlantic in the 1380s and 1390s. di Robilant set out to discover why later, in the 19th century, the Zens' account came under attack as one of the greatest frauds in geographical history.

Contains numerous B&W illustrations. This hardback copy is in excellent condition.

Item details

Author(s):
Di Robilant, Andrea
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall
Edition:
Presumed 1st Edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
030726985X
ISBN-13:
9780307269850
Number of pages:
228
Publisher:
Alfred A. Knopf
Title:
Irresistible North

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This delightful journey begins with di Robilant's serendipitous discovery of a travel narrative published in Venice in 1558 by the Renaissance statesman Nicolo Zen that recreated the travels of two of Zen's ancestors who explored the North Atlantic in the 1380s and 1390s. di Robilant set out to discover why later, in the 19th century, the Zens' account came under attack as one of the greatest frauds in geographical history.

Contains numerous B&W illustrations. This hardback copy is in excellent condition.

Author(s):
Di Robilant, Andrea
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall
Edition:
Presumed 1st Edition
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
030726985X
ISBN-13:
9780307269850
Number of pages:
228
Publisher:
Alfred A. Knopf
Title:
Irresistible North

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