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Journal de l'Expedition Antarctique Francaise, 1903-1905: Le Francais au Pole Sud.
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Journal de l'Expedition Antarctique Francaise, 1903-1905: Le "Francais" au Pole Sud.: The Journal of the French Antarctic Expedition, 1903-1905: The “Francis” Toward the South Pole.

by Charcot, Jean B.

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Paris: Ernest Flammarion, 12 December 1906. First Edition, First Printing; 4to – 28.2cm, (13 pp.), [xxxvii]. (1), 486pp. tipped in fold-out map as called for, photographic frontispiece of Charcot with his printed signature, 309 photographs and illustrations - several full-page, 5 maps, 4 sketches, 8 Appendices. This most unique copy in publisher's original wrappers in slate green with black-and-white lettering and images. Original wrappers with wrap-around panoramic Antarctic illustration in unusually near fine condition. Internally complete with no prior ownership markings and pages un-cut. A Near Fine and complete copy of a rare publication in its original state. Preface by L'amiral Fournier. Written in the original French..—Rosove 60A1.
The first work published by Jean Charcot being his narrative of the first French Antarctic Expedition, 1903-1905, in the ship 'Francais'. The expedition surveyed the west coast of Palmer Peninsula, discovered Loubel Coast, Peltier Channel & charted the Biscoe… Read more
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To the Top of the Continent
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To the Top of the Continent: Discovery, Exploration And Adventure In Sub-Arctic Alaska. The First Ascent Of Mt. Mckinley, 1903-1906

by Cook, Frederick A., M.D.

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New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1908. First Edition. 8vo – 23.5cm., [xxi], 321 pp., Appendices A,B,C & D., 46 black-and-white illustrations including black-and-white photographs, drawings and 6 maps – full-page and in text, full-page color frontis of Mount McKinley with tissue guard. No prior ownership markings, hinges un-cracked, no foxing. Publisher's dark green cloth covered boards with cover scene of Mt. McKinley; gilt titles on spine. A Near Fine and complete copy. Neate 184; Arctic Bibliography 3390.
The famous account of Cook's alleged fraudulent claim of his ascent of Mount McKinley. With detailed description of the approaches, and the routes up Mt. McKinley, in a narrative of two expeditions, 1903 and 1906.
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