Mar 10, 2020 - Sale 2533

Sale 2533 - Lot 17

Price Realized: $ 625
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Estimate: $ 300 - $ 400
(ARCTIC.) Lyon, George F. Pair of his published Arctic narratives. 8vo, unmatched contemporary calf gilt, various conditions. London, 1824 and 1825

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The Private Journal . . . during the Recent Voyage of Discovery under Captain Parry. Folding map, 7 plates. [iii]-xiii, [1], 468 pages. 8vo, contemporary calf, worn, rejointed; lacks half-title; early armorial bookplate on front pastedown. An account of Perry's 2nd Arctic expedition. London, 1824
A Brief Narrative of an Unsuccessful Attempt to Reach Repulse Bay. Folding map, 7 plates, text illustrations. xvi, 198, [2] pages. 8vo, contemporary calf gilt, minor wear; minor foxing; early signature on title page, modern bookplate on front pastedown. London, 1825. Arctic Bibliography 10530-1; Hill 1053; TPL 1289, 1324.