[PARRY FIRST VOYAGE]. Edward Sabine, editor

The North Georgia Gazette, and Winter Chronicle.

£400

The North Georgia Gazette, and Winter Chronicle.

London, Murray, 1821.

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Description

The printed record of a weekly newspaper devised by Sabine to uphold morale amongst the crew of Parry’s first voyage whilst frozen-in during the Arctic winter. It consists of humorous essays, poems, etc. written by the crew and submitted anonymously .

Description

First edition. 4to, xii, 132 pp, lacks errata slip, modern grey over blue paper boards, in the style of the original binding, a very good copy.

Bibliography

Books on Ice 2.10; Sabin 55714.

 

Stock ID: 97548