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The German Arctic expedition of 1869-70: and narrative of the wreck of the "Hansa" in the ice

Creator/Contributor:
Koldewey, Karl, 1837-1908, creator
Mercier, Louis, pastor of the French Church, London
Bates, Henry Walter, 1825-1892, ed.
Tower, Joseph Tuckerman, 1897-1931, former owner.
Mercier, Lewis Page, 1820-1875, translator.
Bates, Henry Walter, 1825-1892, editor.
Description:
A detailed account of the voyage of the German Ships Germania and Hansa, the wreck of the Hansa in the ice, sled journeys and observations of natural phenomena in Greenland.
Place Of Origin:
England
London
Publisher:
Sampson Low, Marston, Low & Searle
Creation Date:
1874
Extent:
viii, 590 p., [36] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill. (some col.), maps, plans, ports. ; 25 cm.
Language:
English
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Contents:
pt. I. Joint passage of the two ships, and voyage of the Hansa--Pt. II. Voyage of the Germania.
Subjects:
Koldewey, Karl
Hansa (Ship)
Germania (Ship)
Arctic regions--Discovery and exploration--German
Places:
England--London
Notes:
"Numerous woodcuts, two coloured maps, two portraits on steel, and four chromo lithographic illustrations."
Attribution:
by Captain Koldewey ... translated and abridged by the Rev. L. Mercier ; and edited by H. W. Bates.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Classification:
G742 .K81
Repository:
Houghton Library, Harvard University
Widener Library, Harvard University
Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University
Record ID:
990052042460203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990052042460203941/catalog