Lot 2143. Wrangel,F.v.

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Auction date:12.05.2020   10:00
ID 315193
Lot 2143Wrangel,F.v.
Wrangel,F. v. Physical observations during his travels on the Eismeere in the years 1821, 1822 and 1823. Editor & edit. v. G. F. Parrot. With 4 folded partially Aquatintataf colored. Berlin, Reimer, 1826. 99 p. New cardboard band in the style of the time, m. the back plate

Sabin 105.519 Anm.; Chavanne 3994; Poggendorff II, 1369; see Lada-M. 106 u. ADB XLIV, 223 FF.; Not in Eutin LB. - First Edition. The earliest report of Wrangels second trip to the re-recording of the North-East coast of Siberia. Wrangels actual rice report was not published until 1839. This excerpt from his travel journal mainly concerns phenomena of Arctic ice (this includes the beautiful panels), and a theory of the Northern lights. Prov. Copy with the rare first title-page variant, the Parrot is still not, as then, on the 1827 dated title - as a member of the Russian Imperial. Academy of Sciences shows. - Without the usually missing card. Text partly braunfl., otherwise, nice copy.

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