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arctic1sm Plate LXI

Fig. 1. The Northern Light (Aurora borealis)

Fig. 2. The Sun at Midnight

Engraved by Bertuch

Coloured aquatint
Date: 1792

Paper: 9 1/2" x 7 3/4"

CDN $75
arctic2sm Plate LX

Fig. 1. The Rock or Mountain Ice
from the Voyage of Admiral Murray in 1774

Fig. 2. The Field Ice
Voyage of Captain Phipps
August 1773 towards North Pole

Engraved by Bertuch

Coloured aquatint
Date: 1792

Paper: 9 1/2" x 7 3/4"

CDN $75
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2091sm
Map drawn by John Arrowsmith
Published for the Royal Geographical Society, London
Track of the voyage drawn in red

Sketch of the Shores of
ARCTIC AMERICA
to illustrate
The Discovery of the North West Passage by
Capt. R.Mc. Clure of H.M.S. Investigator, 1850-1851

Date: 1855

Size: 6 5/8" x 11 3/4"

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2093sm

Frobisher Strait
from the Journals of his Voyage
by Commander A.B. Beecher R.N.
Northumberland Inlet
by Capt. Warham, of the Whaler Lord Gambier in 1841

The map drawn by John Arrowsmith
for the Royal Geographical Society

Date: 1842

Size: 7 1/2" x 8 3/4"

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2095sm
Printed for Tho Bowles next the Chapter House in St. Pauls Church Yard & John Bowls at the Black Horse Cornhill
The text mentions the Voyages of Martin Frobisher and John Davis in search of a North West Passage
On the Pole the Sun makes but one night and one day throughout the whole year

A Map of the North Pole
with all the territories that lye near it, known to us & c.
According to the latest Discoveries, and most Exact Observations.
Agreeable to Modern History

by H. Moll. Geographer

Date: 1736

Size: 8" x 10 3/4"

CDN $ 275

8345sm

(HUDSON BAY) CARTE DES PARTIES DU NORD-QUEST DE L'AMERIQUE

Date: 1753

Bellin, Nicolas

Hand-coloured engraving

Size: 21cm x 27.4 cm

CDN $150.00