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Sir John Ross

Appendix to ‘Narrative of a Second Voyage in Search of a North West Passage’ by Sir John Ross, Captain in the Royal Navy.

Period:
19th Century
Description:

This appendix was written by Sir John Ross and was published to add his extensive notes and observations on the peoples and natural history of the Arctic Region, encountered during his expedition.  It also includes biographies of his crew of ‘Victory’.

 

It includes 19 engraved and lithographed plates of original drawings by Sir John Ross.

Place of Production:
A W Webster, London
Materials/Media:
cloth and paper
Dimensions:
290mm x 225mm
Source:
Stranraer Museum
Accession number:
WIWMS 2004.11.2
Digital Number:
SRBK002a; SRBK002b
Creation Date:
1835
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council


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