Paris: Lamm, 1898. Hardcover. Item #21994
250pp. Tan half calf and marbled boards, black label lettered in gold on the spine. Original wrappers included. With fifty photographs. The account of the 1897 ill-fated North Pole balloon expedition. Aviation pioneer Hermann W. L. Moedebeck's copy with his bookplate on the inside of the front cover and his signature on the title page. Name in pencil and number in pen on first page else a fine copy. ; Octavo.