Mackenzie Julian [editor]
Title The 'Taurus' Collection. 150 Collectable Books on the Antarctic. A Bibliography.
Book Condition 197pp, hardback, New in dustwrapper. One of only 500 copies.
Edition 2001 First Edition
Publisher The Traveller's Bookshop 2001
1874472521 / 9781874472520
Seller ID 63888
The Taurus collection is one the pre-eminent private collections of books on the Antarctic. The collection encompasses the major works of exploration by people who actually went to the continent in the Golden Age, which ended with the outbreak of the Second World War. The items are supplied with collations, notes and illustrations, making this a work of great value not only to collectors and dealers but also to those interested in the history of Antarctic Exploration.
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