A Frenchman in Search of Franklin: De Bray's Arctic Journal, 1852-54 (Heritage)

By: BRAY, Emile-Frederic De

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Text of the journal kept by Emile de Bray, a French naval officer who participated in the 1852 search for the Franklin Expedition in the eastern Arctic, on board the 'Resolute'in the Arctic Squadron under Sir Edward Belcher. Previously unpublished. Translated and edited by William Barr. xxii, 339pp : illustrations ; 24 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. Sound hinges. Unpacked weight, 709g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates based on specific destination and weight. Online estimates by the Listing Site may not be correct and either additional, or reduced postage may be required, particularly for particularly for heavier books for shipment to Canada and Overseas, but not usually to the USA. Questions? Quotes? - please email.

Title: A Frenchman in Search of Franklin: De Bray's Arctic Journal, 1852-54 (Heritage)

Author Name: BRAY, Emile-Frederic De

Categories: Polar Regions, Letters, Memoirs, Papers, Diaries, Travel, Exploration & Voyages,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division: 1992

ISBN Number: 0802028136

ISBN Number 13: 9780802028136

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 30542

Keywords: SIR JOHN FRANKLIN ARCTIC EXPLORATION NORTHWEST PASSAGE RESOLUTE