Letters from High Latitudes, Paperback Book


In 1865, Lord Dufferin, a young Anglo-Irish peer, commissioned the schooner Foam and sailed to the Arctic.

The lively style and humour of his account of the voyage won instant success and the book became an Victorian bestseller.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 228 pages, illustrations
  • Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Classic travel writing
  • ISBN: 9780850363876


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