Den sidste Franklin
Expedition med â€śFox,â€ť Capt. Mâ€™Clintock
By Carl Petersen
Copenhagen: Fr. Waldikes, 1860, 1st Danish Edition. Lg8vo (Octavo), 266pp. With steel engraved portrait frontpiece, eight tinted lithographs on plates, folding lithographic facsimile of Franklinâ€™s last notes, four maps â€“ 3 fold-outs and one full-page, 9 engravings in text. Period full-leather showing normal patina to leather but still a sound copy. â€śFoxâ€ť in gilt on spine. Interior showing normal intermittent foxing, no tears or folds. A good+ and complete copy of a Scarce Franklin Search narrative. Not listed in Arctic Bibliography.
An account of Mâ€™Clintockâ€™s Fox Expedition in search of Sir John Franklin by Carl Petersen, a veteran of the Penny, Kane and Mâ€™Clintock expeditions. Written by the interpreter J.C.C. Petersen, this is his narrative of the British Franklin search expedition sponsored by Lady Franklin, in the ‘Fox’ under McClintock, sent out to determine how Franklin and his men had died. Text in Danish.