Arabia Felix. The Danish Expedition of 1761-1767.

Hansen, Thorkild.

Book ID: 946

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8vo. 381 pp., several maps & line-drawings, translated by James & Kathleen McFarlane, cloth, biblio. index, upper cover lightly soiled, otherwise copy inside clean & in very good condition, Collins, London, 1964.

Synopsis

The results and papers of this historic scientific expedition have remained , virtually forgotten, in the Copenhagen Museum, where they were consigned after the sole survivor of the six man team returned, until Thorkild Hansen studied them to produce the Danish edition of this book in 1962.

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