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    Beechey's Voyage, with Folding Maps and Plates

    F. W. Beechey. Narrative of the Voyage to the Pacific and Beering's Strait, to Co-operate with the Polar Expeditions. London: Henry Colburn and Richard Bentley, 1831. Second edition. Two octavo volumes. xxii, 472; iv, 452 pages. Three folding maps, nineteen plates, and four folding lithographic plates. Contemporary calf with gilt single ruled boards. Five raised bands with blind triple ruled compartments. Gilt double ruled ends. Leather spine labels with gilt titles and date stamped in gilt to tail. Light rubbing and wear to binding. Hinges cracking. Armorial bookplate to Volume I. Small bookseller label to front free endpapers. Scattered foxing to endpapers and preliminary pages. An attractive set in near fine condition.

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    April, 2012
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