Written by explorer, scientist and later clergyman William Scoresby 1789-1857, this two-volume guide to the Arctic regions was first published in 1820. Scoresby, himself the son of a whaler and Arctic explorer, first sailed to the polar regions at the age of eleven, and was later apprenticed to his father. 51689: SCORESBY, WILLIAM - The Polar Ice and the North Pole 51603: SCORESBY, WILLIAM - An Account of the Arctic Regions with a History and Description of the Northern Whale-Fishery. A Reprint with a New Introduction By Professor Sir Alister Hardy, Frs 34627: JAMES I OF SCOTLAND. An account of the Arctic regions with a history and description of the northern whale-fishery Favorited: 1 year ago: Cartoons by Sir John Tenniel: selected from the pages of "Punch." Favorited: 1 year ago: Aesop's Fables: a new version, chiefly from the original sources Favorited: 1 year ago. It is illustrated with a number of engravings. Also reissued in the Cambridge Library Collection are An Arctic Boat-Journey in the Autumn of 1854 1860, Hayes's account of a gruelling episode during the ill-fated second Grinnell expedition in search of Sir John Franklin, and The Open Polar Sea 1867.
Cambridge Library Collection - Polar Exploration. Paperback Sir James Clark Ross. RRP $58.95. The History of Greenland 2 Volume Set Including an Account of the Mission Carried on. Book with Other Items David Crantz. An Account of the Arctic Regions With a History and Description of the Northern. Paperback William Scoresby. RRP $74.95. - A Catalogue of Incunabula and Manuscripts in the Army Medical Library. 5890: SCORESBY, WILLIAM 1789-1857; W. J. HOOKER. - Journal of a Voyage to the Northern Whale-Fishery; Including Researches and Discoveries on the Eastern Coast of West Greenland, Made in the Summer of 1822 in the Ship Baffin of Liverpool. 5698: SELLATO, BERNARD. Scoresby, An Account of the Arctic Regions 2 Volume Set, 2011, Sonstiges, 978-1-108-03780-8. Bücher schnell und portofrei.
An Account of the Arctic Regions 2 Volume Set: An Account of the Arctic Regions: With a History and Description of the Northern Whale-Fishery Volume 2. Library Collection - Polar Exploration. CAMBRIDGE LIBRARY COLLECTION - TRAVEL AND EXPLORATION ]By Scoresby-Jackson, R E Author Dec-29-2011 [ Paperback ]. The Essex and the whale: Melville’s Leviathan library and the birth of Moby-Dick R.D. Madison ed. This fascinating anthology introduces readers to the literary side of Herman Melville's whaling world with an unprecedented collection of the original whaling texts from which Melville drew to create his masterpiece, Moby-Dick. [url=blm.bz/3zG]Ebook[/url] The history, civil and commercial, of the British colonies in the West Indies. Mawson’s classic account first appeared as a 2-volume work in 1915. A few years later, the type and blocks of the book were destroyed by fire at the publisher Heinemann’s printing works. Travel incl Antarctic Exploration Lot 146 - 189. The Arctic Whaling Journals Of William Scoresby The Younger,Vol I, The voyages Of 1811, 1812 and 1813. 4 volume set of The Resolution.
689. Noah, William 1978. Voyage to Sydney in the Ship Hillsborough 1798 - 1799, and a Description of a Colony. Sydney: Library of Australian History. 83 pp. Hardback small, no jacket as issued, very good plus condition, green cloth cover embossed front cover, gilt spine lettering, frontispiece photo, pages lightly toned as usual. Australian Corporations and Securities Legislation 2020 - Volume 1 and 2 Set.Macquarie Park: CCH Australia, Limited; Melbourne: Oxford University Press Australia & New Zealand [Distributor] AN: 66423988 ISBN: 9781925894967ISBN: 1925894967 Trade Paper: AUD 145.00 Retail Price Oxford University Press Australia & New Zealand: $9Active Record. The Cambridge History of the English Novel Andersen Relative Chronology in Early Greek Epic Poetry Dabbah Merger Control Worldwide 2 Volume Set Competition law, anti-trust law Konings The Development of American Finance Williamson The Design of Approximation Algorithms Walbridge God and Logic in Islam Islam Magness The Archaeology of the Holy.
8vo, 15x23 cm, beautiful pictorial cloth. Hinges volume 2 cracking, otherwise in perfect condition. viii, 340; 365 pages with 150 illustrations -some coloured- and 4 maps loosely inserted in the back of volume 2. From 1880 Casati travelled in the Bahr-el-Ghasal area. In 1887 he discovered Ruwenzoni just 4 months before Stanley. To which is appended a brief History of the Whale Fishery, its past and present condition. this facsimile is a most handsome addition to an exploration library. This is one of fifty numbered copies bound in full. relating to both Antarctica and the Arctic regions, including the search for the North-West Passage and material on the Eskimo. Specializing in rare books, out of print books, used books, secondhand books, and other hard to find books, Oakville, Ontario.
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This book is a collection of verbal snapshots and poetry. Most set a scene, and many of them involve the sights, sounds and colours of the northern side of Sydney Harbour. The author moved to Lindfield in 1970, and has spent a lot of his time in the Fiddens Wharf area. There is no wharf at Fiddens Wharf, although there was one more than 40. Natural History, Travel etc. 15 Nov. 2007 Lot 128 1 of 5 8vo, title within ornamental border, ornamental initials and headpiece, slightly later three quarter crushed morocco over marbled boards, spine lettered in gilt Bonhams The Angling Library of John Simpson B 2 June 2005 Lot 929 1 of 3 items Bonhams The Angling Library of John. Arctic; A Century of Exploration, 1818-1918. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1993. xiv438 pp., illustrations, maps, photographs, index. US $64.95, cloth; ISBN 0-521-41933-6. Science and the Canadian Arctic is a history of scientific exploration, from John Ross to Vilhjalmur Stefansson, in what is now the Canadian Arctic. Please use the Online Archive of California to browse our collections, this list is not regularly updated. This alphabetical list contains information about manuscript, named, and rare book collections in the Department of Special Research Collections. Entries are included for title of the collection, as well as major subject and geographical areas covered by the collection. Sir William Scoresby, in his widely consulted An Account of the Arctic Regions Edinburgh, 1820, 2:408-15, “Description of Whale-Oil, and Remarks on the Cause of its Offensive Smell,” speaks of the disagreeable effluvia in the oil arising from putrescent “blood and animal fiibre.”.
A Narrative of Some Passages in the History of Eenoolooapik, a Young Esquimaux, Who Was Brought to Britain in 1839, in the Ship "Neptune" of Aberdeen; An Account of the Discovery of Hogarth's Sound; Remarks on the Northern Whale Fishery, and Suggestions for Its Improvement, &c. &c. Edinburgh: Fraser & Co. and J. Hogg, 1841, by Alexander M. Original printed sheet, folded to 5 1/2" x 8 1/2". This wonderfully descriptive item unfolds to 22" x 33 1/2". On the back is the name stamp of Jos. W. Gard. Very strong litho illustrations in black & white, with detailed textual descriptions. Very heavy set 2.6 Kg, and extra postage will be requested to destinations outside Australia. Volume 1: [title continues] 'Under Command of D. Lindsay, equipped Solely at the Cost of Sir Thomas Elder GCMG for the Purpose of Completing the Exploration of Australia.' Small octavo 207p. Volume 2: Photographs. Oblong quarto Unnum p.. May 31, 2015 · Cambridge Grammar and Vocabulary for the TOEIC Test with answers and Audio CDs 2: Self-study Grammar and Vocabulary Reference and Practice. Account of the Arctic Regions 2 Volume Set: With a History and Description of the Northern Whale-Fishery. Song of Life. Stephen and the Beetle. Life Sentence - Mass Market Paperback.
This volume is a helpful guide for those studying and teaching the novel, and will allow readers to consider the significance of less familiar authors such as Henry Green and Elizabeth Bowen alongside those with a more established place in literary history. ad ri an p o o l e is Professor of English Literature and Fellow of Trinity College. Various Three Volumes on The Arctic, Whaling, South Shetland The Arctic Whaling Journals of William Scoresby The Younger, Volume 1 The Voyages of 1811, 1812 and 1813, edited by C. Ian Jackson, 2003. Searching For Franklin, The Land Arctic Searching Expedition 1855, edited by William Barr, 1999.
[Subtitle: A Popular Account of Some of the Larger Forms of Ancient Animal Life] [Illustrator: J. Smit] A History of Banks for Savings in Great Britain and Ireland, by William Lewins A Little Girl in Old San Francisco, by Amanda Minnie Douglas The Deacon, by Horace C. Dale [Subtitle: An Original Comedy Drama in Five Acts] Expository Writing, by. 53-81. 1877.] Wagners Theories of iWiusic. 53 ART. III. RICHARD WAGNERS THEORIES OF Music. THE whole apparatus of a~sthetics may be divided into two parts, one of which is knowable, controllable, and therefore per- fectible, while the other is transcendent, dependent on the co- operation of unknown agencies, and therefore exempt from the laws of progressive evolution.
ANTARCTIC AUCTIONS. Included here are some upcoming and past auction sales that include Antarctic material. Launched: 15 January 2004.Last updated: 18 April 2020. Accessed at least times since 16 April 2007. Note: Recently a British correspondent of mine raised the issue of material at auction that has historical and scholarly value that, all else being equal, should be available to. load.to/viEL3FPQ7v/Right_on_the_money_by_Emma_Lathen_PDF.pdf. 1816]. 2 volumes, 4to 11 1/2 x 9 1/4 inches. Half-titles in each volume, letterpress table in vol. 1. 63 engraved or aquatint plates 10 hand-coloured after William Daniell, 1 folding, 2 engraved maps one large map hand-coloured and folding, one plate of sheet music engraved on both sides, one.
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