Pagina-afbeeldingen
PDF
ePub
[graphic]
[graphic][ocr errors][merged small]
[graphic][ocr errors][subsumed][subsumed][subsumed]

THE

VOYAGES AND EXPEDITIONS

OF CAPTAINS

ROSS, PARRY, & FRANKLIN,

IN SEARCH OF A

NORTH-WEST PASSAGE.

DETAILING, THE PARTICULARS OP

CAPTAIN ROSS'S FIRST VOYAGE, IN 1818.

AND THE SUBSEQUENT
VOYAGES OF CAPTAIN PARRY,

IN THE SAME PERILOUS ENTERPRISE:

TAE DISCOVERY OF A SINGULAR RACE OP EXQUIMAUX, THEIR PECULIAR

MANNERS AND CUSTOMS,

AND MODE OF LIFE OF THE CAPTAIN AND CREW, IN THOSE

DREARY REGIONS OP ETERNAL ICE AND SNOW.

CAPTAIN FRANKLIN'S OVERLAND EXPEDITION

OF 5450 MILES, PRINCIPALLY ON FOOT:

AND

CAPTAIN ROSS'S SECOND AND LAST VOYAGE;

THE LOSS OF HIS SHIP AMONG THE ICE, AND

RESIDENCE THERE DURING THREE SUCCESSIVE WINTERS:

WITH THEIR ULTIMATE

DELIVERANCE BY THE ISABELLA WHALE-SHIP.

SECOND EDITION.

By W. H. BISHOP.

LONDON: PUBLISHED BY DEAN & MUNDAY, THREADNEEDLE-STREET.

Price Six-pence.

« VorigeDoorgaan »