MAY, Walter W. A Series of Fourteen Sketches made During the Voyage up Wellington Channel in Search of Sir John Franklin, K.C.H., and the Missing Crews of H.M. Discovery-Ships Erebus and Terror; together with a Short Account of Each Drawing. London: Published by Day and Son, May 1, 1855. Folio (343 x 280 mm). Letterpress title-page, list of subscribers and descriptions of plates. 14 lithographs after May, some tinted or hand-colored (plate II misbound, 2 plates with heavy marginal acid burning, occasional marginal spotting.) Contemporary green hard-grained morocco, gilt-lettered and ruled on front cover, edges gilt. FIRST EDITION. Abbey Travel 646; Sabin 47083; Staton and Tremaine 3454.