BARRINGTON, Daines, and Colonel Beaufoy.
The possibility of approaching the North Pole asserted
[...] A New Edition, with an Appendix, containing Papers on the Same Subject, and on a North West Passage.
London, Charles Wood for T. and J. Allman, 1818.
Second edition. 8vo, xxiv, 258 pp., with a woodcut vignette to title, folding map as frontispiece; frontispiece spotted, offsetting to title, very small marginal hole to p. 21, otherwise internally bright; contemporary half calf with marbled sides, borders roll-tooled in gilt, skilfully rebacked, spine gilt in compartments, contemporary gilt red morocco lettering-piece relaid in one, others with gilt centre-pieces, marbled edges and endpapers, hinges reinforced with buckram; rubbed at extremities, otherwise a very good copy.
Provenance: J. Raymond Edinger, Jr. (bookplate to upper pastedown).
Stock ID: 97559