New York: Harper & Brothers, 1899. Illustrated from Photographs by the Author and Drawings by R.W. Macbeth, A.R.A. Clifford Carleton, HarryC. Edwards, & F.W. Frohawk, from Data furnished by the Author. First Edition. Hardcover. This is the One-Volume Edition. Dark gray cloth with pastedown illustration on front. Titles in gilt. Thick octavo. Corners bumped, some white marks mostly to back cover. Spine rebacked with the original spine laid on. New endpapers. Note: Original spine has some light call numbers but that is only indication of ex-library as the endpapers are new and no marks in text. Binding strong. 940 pages with appendices, plus 4 pages publisher adverts. Two frontis portraits, 13 plates [including foldout photo panorama], and over 150 photos in text. Five folding maps as called for, all in good to very good condition] Nice solid copy. Page 615 has a large repaired chip to edge with no loss of text because conservator took the time to fill in that which had previously been torn out/missing. Good Plus. Item #84727
Note: The photographs were developed and printed by Jackson during the expedition. Detailed account of arctic travel, "simple, true account and statement of facts injcident to our life and work there--plain facts, penned by a plain man" [Author's Note].
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