(Exploration) 1 Vol. Henson, Matthew A. A Negro Explorer at the North Pole. New York: Stokes, (1912). First edition, first printing. 12mo, original white-lettered blue cloth, small pictorial cover label; scuffed, corners bumped, joints rubbed, spine ends starting to fray. With frontispiece portrait and 6 full page photos on 3 plates. Very slightly shaken, half title loose, other scattered, minor internal faults.

Ex-library: Henry Grier Bryant bequest Geographical Society of Philadelphia label on front pastedown.
Estimate $100-150

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Sold for $438 (buyer's premium included)