Narrative of a journey to the shores of the Polar Sea, in the years 1819, 20, 21, and 22 /
by John Franklin ; with an appendix on various subjects relating to science and natural history.
London : John Murray, 1823.
xvi, 768 p., 30 p. of plates : ill., folded maps ; 28 cm.
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London : John Murray, 1823.
contents note
4 folded maps at the end of the book: [1] Route of the expedition from York Factory to Cumberland House and the summer & winter tracks from thence to Isle a la Crosse in 1819 & 1820. -- [2] Route of the expedition from Isle a la Crosse to Fort Providence in 1819 & 20. -- [3] An outline to shew the connected discovereis of Captains Ross Parry & Franklin in the years 1818, 19, 20 and 21. -- [4] A chart of the discoveries & route of the northern land expedition under the command of Captain Frankin, R.N. in the years 1820 & 1821.
general note
Illustrated by numerous plates and maps.
Plates and maps dated: March 1823.
local note
ROM 31761056005747 copy: Accession number: 947.27.6.
ROM 31761093201952 copy: Purchased from R.S. Frampton, London, England; November 1937. Bears armorial bookplate of John Franklin Parry. Top cover detached.
ROM 31761093202018 copy: A. Porsild Collection. Frontispiece and first folded map wanting. Wrapped in cloth. Restored by Rose Newlove; April 2017.
Trinity Library Upjohn-Waldie Collection copy: tipped-in: one autographed letter signed by John Franklin to the Right Honourable Lord Goderich, one letter in a different hand that refers to Capt. Franklin; bound in full calf with binder's stamp Henry T. Wood Ltd, London, England; with bookplate of J. Kemp Waldie.
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Gift to Trinity Library Upjohn-Waldie Collection; Guy and Sandra Upjohn; 2011.

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