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THE NORTH POLE - Its discovery in 1909 under the auspices of the Peary Arctic Club,

THE NORTH POLE - Its discovery in 1909 under the auspices of the Peary Arctic Club, Robert E Peary with an introduction by Theodore Roosevelt. Frederick stokes, New York, 1910. Overall VG+ bright and fine original boards with embossed design, gilt titles, new end papers, 4/5 pages near start of book minor water stain, large fold out coloured map showing all routes towards the North Pole - ( unlike Frederick Cook's book Conquest of the North Pole that had NO map) - you judge whether Peary was first at the pole - a cornerstone of any polar library, This copy has my bookplate $NZ300

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THE NORTH POLE - Its discovery in 1909 under the auspices of the Peary Arctic Club, Robert E Peary with an introduction by Theodore Roosevelt. Frederick stokes, New York, 1910. Overall VG+ bright and fine original boards with embossed design, gilt titles, new end papers, 4/5 pages near start of book minor water stain, large fold out coloured map showing all routes towards the North Pole - ( unlike Frederick Cook's book Conquest of the North Pole that had NO map) - you judge whether Peary was first at the pole - a cornerstone of any polar library, This copy has my bookplate $NZ300