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WILSON, Edward. Diary of the 'Terra Nova' Expedition to the Antarctic 1910-1912. An account of Scott's last expedition edited from the original manuscripts in the Scott Polar Research Institute and the British Museum by H.G. R. King. Forword by Charles Wright. London, Blandford Press, 1972. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With 10 maps and many illustrations and plates, several in colours, including watercolour illustrations by the author, all drawn from the collection of the Scott Polar Research Institute, XXIII, 279 pp. First edition. - An account of Scott's last expedition by his chief scientific officer, edited from the original manuscript. [Boeknr.: 36380 ]

€ 75,00

ZEEBERG, Jaap Jan & Pieter FLOORE. (Red.). Nova Zembla. Recente expedities in het Noordpoolgebied. Met bijdragen van Pieter Floore, Rene Gerritsen, Mark Glotzbach, Jan Goos, Frans Heeres, Taco Slagter, Jan Jaap Zeeberg. Rijswijk, Elmar, 1996. Wrappers. With many photographic illustrations. XVI,296 pp. [Boeknr.: 22165 ]

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ZEEBERG, Jaap Jan. Into the Ice Sea. Barents' wintering on Novaya Zemlya - a renaissance voyage of discovery. With contributions by Pieter Floore. Amsterdam, Rozenberg, (2005). Wrappers. With illustrations. 317 pp. [Boeknr.: 33029 ]

€ 25,00

ZEEBERG, Jaap Jan. Terugkeer naar Nova Zembla. De laatste en tragische reis van Willem Barents. Zutphen, Walburg Pers, 2007. Cloth. With many illustrations (some in colours). 254 pp. The dramatic last voyage of Willem Barentsz to Novaya Zemlya. [Boeknr.: 29707 ]

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ZORGDRAGER, Cornelis Gijsbertsz. Bloeijende opkomst der aloude en hedendaagsche Groenlandsche visschery .. Met byvoeging van de walvischvangst .. door Abraham Moubach. Nevens een korte beschryving van de Terreneufsche bakkeljaau-visschery. 2e druk. Amsterdam, Isaak Tirion, 1728.4to. Contemporary vellum. With title-page printed in red and black, engraved frontispiece (P. van Thol & R.C. Alberts, 1727), 6 folding maps and 11 engraved plates (1 folding after A. Salm by Van der Hem). (36),392,(13),(2) pp. Second and best edition; the first edition was published in Amsterdam in 1720. - This classic work on the Greenland whale fishery is one of the most thorough and authoritative descriptions of the early 18th century. It is the most important and extensive Dutch work on whaling, including ample descriptions of the early discoveries and exploration in the northern regions, Greenland, Iceland, Spitsbergen, Nova Zembla, Jan Mayen and Strait Davis. Giving along with extensive natural history, geography, history, and economics, detailed lists of ships' outfits, lists of shipowners and captains, an extensive vocabulary, and copious other details. At the end an account of New-Foundland cod-fishing. - (p.101 with marginal tear without loss of text). - A fine copy of the most important and extensive Dutch work on whaling.Tiele 1241; Cat. NHSM II, p.899; Allen 177; Jenkins p.162; Sabin 106376. [Boeknr.: 1552 ]

€ 3950,00

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