The Dutch in the Arctic Seas ... Third edition

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Date: 1878

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Contains a history of Dutch voyages in the Greenland and Barents Seas; of early whaling and the commonly held 19th century views on the open polar sea, routes to the Pole, and oceanic current systems; chronological table of voyages west and east of the West of Spitsbergen, AD 860-1876.

A scarce work whose second volume, referred to in the Preface, was never published.

8vo. With color-printed folding map. Original publisher's pictorial maroon cloth.

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Arctic Bibliography 18520

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Publisher: London : Trubner & Co.

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English

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British Library

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Date Added: 2019-06-07

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The Dutch in the Arctic Seas - Map of the North Polar Region (1878)

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