21st July 2021
POLAR. - William Edward PARRY. Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific Performed in the Years 1819-1820. London: John Murray, 1821. First edition, 4to (262 x 218mm.) 14 plates, including 9 aquatints with tissue-guards and 5 steel-engraved, 6 maps, four folding. (Occasional spotting verso the plates and minor spotting to some margins, occasional offsetting, front and rear blanks replaced.) 20th century brown half morocco over patterned cloth covers, gilt lettering to spine, t.e.g. (slight rubbing to extremities, endpapers replaced).
Hammer price: £260
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