London: William Heinemann, 1904. Hardcover. 238pp. Octavo [23 cm] Red cloth covered boards with gilt stamped titles. Good. The front cover has a faint 5 inch long ripple in the cloth. The edges of the covers are bumped. The spine is heavily faded, and there are four small dark stains on the spine. The cloth at the spine ends is frayed, and there is a 1/2 inch split in the cloth at the head of the spine. There is a former owner's ink stamp on the front flyleaf. The text block is cracked at the center. The pages are slightly yellowed. Item #27331
With maps and numerous illustrations. Ole Olufsen was lieutenant of the Danish army, chief of the expeditions, and served as Secretary of the Royal Danish Geographical Society.