The 1806 log book, concerning the Arctic voyage of Captain William Scoresby

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Statementkept by William Scoresby Jr. ; foreword by J.G. Graham.
ContributionsScoresby, William, 1760-1829, Scoresby, William, 1789-1857.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsG625 R47 1806a
The Physical Object
Pagination[38] leaves.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18670586M
ISBN 100905355245
OCLC/WorldCa16544579

Complete in 8 volumes (7 log books + matching introductory brochure volume). The introductory volume is by Frederick S. Dellenbaugh. This is number of a limited edition of numbered copies. Also included here is a ninth log-book volume: Scoresby, William: The Log Book Concerning the Arctic Voyage of Captain William : William Scoresby.

Get this from a library. The log book: concerning the Arctic voyage of Captain William Scoresby. The 1806 log book Scoresby; Whitby Literary and Philosophical Society.] -- Reproduction of original log book of the Scoresbys' (father and son) farthest north sailing record which stood for many years.

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By Scoresby, William. SKU# of his father’s voyage, as his log book attested. 44 The Board responded by adjusting the threshold upwards, with the first £1, at 85 degrees north. For theAuthor: Michael Bravo. The log book concerning the Arctic voyage of Captain William Scoresby / kept by William Scoresby, junior ; foreword by J.G.

Graham. Banks had suggested to Scoresby £ for every degree of latitude beyond 81°N but Scoresby replied that his father had already sailed beyond 81° in the course of his father's voyage, as his log book attested.

44 The Board responded by adjusting the threshold upwards, with the first £ at 85°N. For the Northwest Passage, they Cited by: William Scoresby () made his first voyage in the whaler Resolution from Whitby to the Greenland Sea, west of Spitsbergen, in Three years later he was formally apprenticed to his father and another three years saw him promoted to chief.

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