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THE POLAR VOYAGERS - Explorers of the North by  Frank Rasky - Signed First Edition - 1976 - from W. Fraser Sandercombe and Biblio.com

THE POLAR VOYAGERS - Explorers of the North

by Rasky, Frank

Condition: Very Good


Toronto: McGraw Hill Ryerson, 1976. 320 pp. Signed by Frank Rasky on the half-title page. Dark green boards lettered in silver on the spine; endpaper maps. Light wear on the corners; no dustjacket; aside from the author's signature, no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white paintings and drawings. The Chapters are: The People at the End of the Earth; The Viking Sea Darers; The Cabots in Quest of Cathay; The Arctic Gold Rush; The Wizard the Knight and the Pilot; Icicles on Dutch Beards; Mutiny on Hudson Bay; Astronomer of the Midnight Sun; The Foxe-James Yacht Race to Cathay; and Fur Trade Caesars in the Savage Country; followed by: Notes and Acknowledgements; A Select Arctic Bibliography; and an index.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo.


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