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Tall 8vo; approx 6 x 10 inches. In dark blue cloth with silver tall-ship design to front and lettering to front and spine. Embossed monogram to rear. In good condition. Re-backed in original boards. Edges and corners heavily rubbed. Lettering and gilt has faded on spine and front. Hinges cracked between endpapers. Neat inscription to front “A.Staveidi, 1919” “...given to me by Margaret Staveidi after Alick’s death.” Inside pages heavily darkened/tanned. Pages a little brittle and slightly chipped at edges. Some minor darkening to plates. A couple of minor handling marks else pages clean and tight. 376pp. Illustrated. Over 100 b&w photographic plates. Coloured frontis. Numerous maps. Large folding map at rear.
Title: South. The Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition 1914-1917. Illustrated.
Categories: Antarctic / Arctic,
Publisher: London, William Heineman 1919 1st edition:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 78070
Keywords: FOREIGN TRAVEL::Antarctic / Arctic SHACKLETON, ERNEST:, South. The Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition 1914-1917. William Heineman 1919., first edition,