Robert E. Peary. The North Pole. New York: 1910. General Hubbard edition, limited, signed.

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    Robert E. Peary. The North Pole. New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1910. General Hubbard edition, limited to 500 copies, of which this is number 240, and signed by the author. Octavo. xxxii, 373, [374] pages; large full-color folding map ("The Arctic Region" by Gilbert H. Grosvenor) inserted at rear. Publisher's deluxe three-quarter morocco over light blue cloth covered boards, raised bands and gilt titles on spine, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Marbled endpapers. Lower board edges lightly rubbed; backstrip just a shade dulled. Map creased at the upper half of the left margin from folding in the book; a small paper-tape reinforcement on the verso at the left edge of the horizontal centerfold; a tiny bit of fold separation along the centerfold. Near fine.

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