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Discovery: The Story of the Second Byrd Antarctic Expedition - 1935

by BYRD, Richard Evelyn (text); SWANSON, Claude A. (introduction)

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1935. First Edition. First Printing. Octavo (24cm); blue cloth, with titling and decorative elements stamped in gilt on spine and front cover; map endpapers; dustjacket; xxi,[3],405pp.; photographic portrait frontispiece, 23 leaves of plates, map endpapers by James Darley. Slight forward lean, lower corners bumped, top edge foxed; Very Good+. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $3.75), spine-sunned, showing moderate shelfwear, with numerous nicks, tears, and attendant creases; Very Good. Generously illustrated account of the second Byrd expedition, 1933-1935.

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  • Title Discovery: The Story of the Second Byrd Antarctic Expedition
  • Author BYRD, Richard Evelyn (text); SWANSON, Claude A. (introduction)
  • Edition First Edition
  • Publisher G.P. Putnam's Sons, New York
  • Date 1935
  • Bookseller's Inventory # 61633