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Hardback. Size approx 8 x 5 inches. In blue cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine. In original illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; Spine and front slightly faded, rubbing to edges, ends of spine rubbed and slightly torn, nicks to corners). Corners slightly bumped and some rubbing to edges of cloth. Inside pages a little darkened around outer edges but else a very clean and tight copy. The story of three men who made a record Arctic journey of 1,200 miles, discovering 250 miles of new mountains, and, eventually, after many tribulations, reached the coast, after 103 days sledging, with 2.5 days food in hand. The story of this journey, now one of the classics of exploration, is told with a simplicity that adds to its natural excitement. Two stories in one volume of expeditions in 1930 and 34. 262pp. 3 Maps & 16 B&W photo illustrations.
Title: Three Got Through Memoirs of an Arctic Explorer.
Categories: Antarctic / Arctic,
Publisher: London, The Falcon Press Ltd. 1946 1st edition.:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 76799
Keywords: FOREIGN TRAVEL::Antarctic / Arctic MARTIN LINDSAY, Three Got Through, Arctic Explorer, Memoirs, Two stories, 1930 and 34, The Falcon Press Ltd., 1946, 1st edition, dustwrapper, illustrations, maps