ARCTIC EXPERIENCES: Containing Capt. George E. Tyson's Wonderful Drift on the Ice-Floe, a History of the Polaris Expedition, The Cruise of the Tigress, and Rescue of the Polaris Survivors. To which is Added a General Arctic Chronology. Euphemia Vale Blake.

ARCTIC EXPERIENCES: Containing Capt. George E. Tyson's Wonderful Drift on the Ice-Floe, a History of the Polaris Expedition, The Cruise of the Tigress, and Rescue of the Polaris Survivors. To which is Added a General Arctic Chronology.

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1874. First Edition. Original Cloth. pp: 486, (6) publisher's ads; frontispiece, map, 76 illustrations. Bound in pictorial brown cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt scene on cover; top of spine rubbed, otherwise fine. 9.25" x 5.75" Very Good. Item #039389

[Arctic Bibliography 1694: "A narrative designed to present in popular form the entire history of the Polaris Exploring Expedition to northwest Greenland; based on notes, etc., made by Captain Tyson, a member of the expedition, and of the ice-floe party which drifted southward from Smith Sound till rescued off the Labrador coast by the ship Tigress."].

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