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Andree's Balloon Expedition in Search of the North Pole by  Henri and Alexis Machuron Lachambre - First - 1898 - from Douglas Lord (SKU: 149)

Andree's Balloon Expedition in Search of the North Pole

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Andree's Balloon Expedition in Search of the North Pole

by Lachambre, Henri and Alexis Machuron

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  • First
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Ex-library with markings. Light toning throughout. Tear to title page. Blue cloth with gold lettering. Spine ends and corners bumped and overall shelfwear, but internally tight and good. Illustrated/photographed account of Salomon-Auguste Andrée's (1854-1897) fatal Arctic hydrogen balloon expedition of 1897, an effort to reach the North Pole in which all three expedition members perished. Photographs. 306p (p). Cloth. No Jacket. All illustrations/photos present.

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Seller
Douglas Lord US (US)
Seller’s Inventory #
149
Title
Andree's Balloon Expedition in Search of the North Pole
Author
Lachambre, Henri and Alexis Machuron
Format/binding
Original
Book condition
second hand - Reading copy
Jacket condition
None
Quantity available
1
Edition
First
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Frederick A Stokes Company,
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1898

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jacket
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title page
A page at the front of a book which may contain the title of the book, any subtitles, the authors, contributors, editors, the... [more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf.... [more]
shelfwear
Minor wear resulting from a book being place on, and taken from a bookshelf, especially along the bottom edge.
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched... [more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.

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