The Bivouac. (Cape Seppings.)Dedicated by special permission to the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty, by their Lordships most obedient Servant, W.H.Browne, Lieut.t R.N. (Late of H.M.S. 'Enterprise').
London, Pub.d Jan.y 31st 1850 by Ackermann & Co., 96, Strand.
Tinted lithograph. 374 x 285mm. 14¾ x 11¼" Tears around the edges, paper loss to a few of the corners. Creasing along upper edge.
William Henry Browne joined Sir James Clark Ross, who led HMS Enterprise to the Arctic in 1848 to search for Sir John Franklin's lost expedition. These cliffs are on Somerset Island in Nunavut, Canada.
Abbey: Travel 637, pl 3.
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