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Arctic explorations : the second Grinnell expedition in search of Sir John Franklin, 1853, '54, '55

Author: Elisha Kent Kane; Childs & Peterson,
Publisher: Philadelphia : Childs & Peterson, 1856.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Narrative of organization and course of expedition to Smith Sound, wintering on north-west coast of Greenland, various surveys, abandonment of Advance and return to Upernavik in small boats.
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Genre/Form: Travel
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)191868505
Online version:
Kane, Elisha Kent, 1820-1857.
Arctic explorations.
Philadelphia, Childs & Peterson; [etc.] 1856
(OCoLC)581667006
Online version:
Kane, Elisha Kent, 1820-1857.
Arctic explorations.
Philadelphia, Childs & Peterson; [etc.] 1856
(OCoLC)607793251
Named Person: Elisha Kent Kane; John Franklin
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Elisha Kent Kane; Childs & Peterson,
OCLC Number: 2166415
Notes: Vol. 1: 464 pages, [11] leaves of plates : frontispiece, illustrations ; vol. 2: 467 pages, [9] leaves of plates : frontispiece, illustrations, maps (1 folded)
Added t.p., engraved. Subsequent printings of this edition have printing date on t.p. (1857, 1858, 1860) but have the same added t.p. (i.e. with date 1856).
Description: 2 volumes ; 23 cm.
Other Titles: Second Grinnell Expedition in search of Sir John Franklin, 1853, '54, '55
Arctic explorations in the years 1853, '54, '55
Responsibility: by Elisha Kent Kane ; illustrated by upwards of three hundred engravings, from sketches by the author, the steel plates executed under the superintendence of J.M. Butler, the wood engravings by Van Ingen & Snyder.

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Narrative of organization and course of expedition to Smith Sound, wintering on north-west coast of Greenland, various surveys, abandonment of Advance and return to Upernavik in small boats.

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