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THE PRIVATE LIFE OF POLAR EXPLORATION by  J. M Scott - First Edition - 1982 - from W. Fraser Sandercombe and Biblio.com

THE PRIVATE LIFE OF POLAR EXPLORATION

by Scott, J. M

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


Edinburgh, Scotland: William Blackwood, 1982. (xi) 177 pp. Black boards lettered in silver on the spine; headband; illustrated with black and white plates and maps. The dustjacket features Charity Glacier, Livingstone Island by David Smith. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. The Contents are: Fifty Years Back; General Nobile and the Italia; Inexpressible Island; The Million Dollar Ticket; Eismitte; Hall's Unquiet Rest; A Scurvy Tale; Records of Travel; An Explorer's Wife; Aladdin's Cave; and Compulsion to Live.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by David Smith;. 8vo.


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