PEARY, ROBERT. 1856-1920. 30 volumes on Arctic exploration, written by or concerning Robert Peary.
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PEARY, ROBERT. 1856-1920.
30 volumes on Arctic exploration, written by or concerning Robert Peary.
Sold for US$ 2,750 inc. premium

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PEARY, ROBERT. 1856-1920.
30 volumes on Arctic exploration, written by or concerning Robert Peary. Various places, mostly lifetime editions. 8vo and 4to. Variously illustrated. Original cloth, boards, or wrappers; some dust jackets. Overall very good condition.

EXTENSIVE COLLECTION, INCLUDING LIMITED AND INSCRIBED COPIES. Titles include: PEARY. The North Pole: Its Discovery in 1909 under the Auspices of the Peary Arctic Club. New York: 1910. LIMITED SIGNED EDITION, one of 500 copies. * PEARY. Secrets of Polar Travel. New York: 1917. * PEARY. Children of the Arctic. New York: 1903. SIGNED by Robert Peary, his wife, Josephine, and their daughter, "The Snow Baby" Marie. * HEILPRIN. The Arctic Problem and Narrative of the Peary Relief Expedition of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. Philadelphia, PA: 1893. * PEARY. Northward over the "Great Ice". New York: 1898. 2 volumes. Both volumes INSCRIBED by Mrs. Peary. * ASTRUP. With Peary Near the Pole. London: 1898. * MACMILLAN. How Peary Reached the Pole. Boston and New York: 1934. * KEELY. In Arctic Seas: The Voyage of the "Kite" with the Peary Expedition. Philadelphia, PA: 1892. Full listing available on request.
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