New York & London: Harper & Brothers, 1897. First US Edition. Original Cloth. Two volumes, thick octavo. pp: (x), 587; (x), 729 pages. Complete with 16 leaves of plates: illustrations, color facsimiles, color maps, portraits, and four folded maps in front and back pockets of Volume I. Bound in gray cloth, gilt spine lettering, cover decorated in gilt and colors, top edges gilt. Very few signs of age. 9.5" x 6.5" Very Good. Item #038707
Includes an appendix by Otto Sverdrup, Captain of the "Fram"