Rare books by Fridtjof Nansen, including first editions and signed first editions.
NANSEN, Fridtjof. Fram over Polhavet.
Kristiania : 1897First edition in the author's native Norwegian, preceded by the English edition of the same year, of the official account of the first Fram expedition; in the red cloth variant binding, others copies in blue. A "remarkable achievement in Polar exploration" (PMM), it was undertaken "with the object of investigating the polar basin north of Eurasia by... Learn More£600.00
Stock Code: 136714
NANSEN, Fridtjof. In Northern Mists.
London : 1911First edition in English, published the same year as the Norwegian original, rare in the dust jackets, and a very handsome copy in the superior gilt-stamped variant binding; In Northern Mists is also encountered with the front boards lettered and panelled solely in black. Nansen wrote the book at the request of the Royal Geographical Society: "this... Learn More£2,000.00
Stock Code: 119191