Joyce Ernest Mills
Title The South Polar Trail. The Log of the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition
Book Condition 220pp, 61 photographs, original blue boards, a few flecks to spine and faint blemish to boards, owner's signature, very clean internally, VG in colour photocopy of original dw.
Edition 1929 First Edition
Publisher Duckworth 1929
Seller ID 63869
A primary account of the Ross Sea shore party of Shackleton's Endurance Expedition 1914-1917. Their task was to lay dumps to the pole for Shackleton's southern party. This less told story from the expedition is equally harrowing, an incredible story. A very scarce title.
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