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Tall 8vo. (approx 9 x 7 ins.) Hardback. Attractive blue cloth with extensive gilt decoration to front and spine, Gilt lettering. Colour illustrated plate to front board. In very good condition. Corners bumped and top corner slightly squashed. Ends of spine and bottom edge rubbed. Small mark to top edge. Bookplate to front endpaper. Pages rough cut. One or two light spots else a very clean and tight copy. Some pages still remain uncut. 9 colour plates. 16 b&w full page plates and many illustrations within text. 554 pp.
Title: A Book of Discovery. The History of the World's Exploration. From the earliest Times to the Finding of the South Pole. Fully illustrated from Authentic Sources and with maps.
Categories: FOREIGN TRAVEL,
Publisher: Thomas Nelson & Sons, (Inc. T.C. & E.C. Jack Ltd.) n.d. ca1912.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 76024
Keywords: FOREIGN TRAVEL Rest of World foreign travel Antarctic history South Pole exploration discovery