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Hardback, 8vo. (5.5 x 8.5 inches). Brown leather binding with raised banding to spine and Red / gold decororation and lettering. Marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. In excellent, near fine condition. No inscriptions or marks. With portrait, folding maps and numerous illustrations. 326pp. Loosely laid in is a leaf by “Time Life Books” giving detailed information on the author and his life. “This leather-bound volume - lavishly illustrated and complete with two fold-out maps - has been photographically reproduced from the first edition published in 1910 and thus preserves the historical authenticity of the work, including typographical errors and printing irregularities”.
Title: The North Pole. With an Introduction by Theodore Roosevelt. (Classics of Exploration Series)
Categories: Antarctic / Arctic,
Publisher: Amsterdam, Time Life Books, 1987:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 77522
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