Antarctic Adventure. Scott's Northern Party

By: Priestley Raymond E.

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A gripping read covering two winters, Cape Adare and Inexpressible Island, and the journey back to Ross Island to rescue themselves after the second winter. The six member party had courage, spirit and tenacity - the alternative was death.

Title: Antarctic Adventure. Scott's Northern Party

Author Name: Priestley Raymond E.

Categories: Polar,

Edition: 1914 First Edition

Publisher: T. Fisher Unwin: 1914

Binding: hardcover

Book Condition: 382pp, 150 illusts, folding maps, blue quarter leather binding with raised bands, pages have been trimmed very slightly, foxing to half title, light foxing to a few pages but generally very clean internally, small tear to margin of one plate, VG, signed by Raymond Priestley on the title page. The very scarce First Edition of an important polar title.

Seller ID: 58013

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