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TRUE ADVENTURES GREAT EXPLORERS TOLD ME by  Betty Ross - First Edition - 1959 - from W. Fraser Sandercombe and


by Ross, Betty

Condition: Very Good/Very Good

London: PHOXNIX HOUSE, 1959. 144 pp. Orange boards lettered in silver on the spine; illustrated with black and white plates and maps. Light wear on the corners with a few short nicks around the edges; price intact; bookseller's label on the front pastedown. The Contents are: Peter Freuchen - Inside Eskimo Land for Twenty Years; Jarvis Bey - He Freed Sinai from Desert Bandits; General Yadin - He Solved Riddles of the Dead Sea Scrolls; Sven Hedin - His Discoveries Filled in the Map of Asia; Thor Heyerdahl - He Braved the Pacific in a Raft; Sir Flinders Petrie - He Learned the Secrets of the Pharaohs; Sir Aurel Stein - He Unearthed Sand Buried Cities; and Dr Sylvanus Morley - He Discovered Lost Maya Cities.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

  • Bookseller: W. Fraser Sandercombe CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 201418
  • Author: Ross, Betty
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: PHOXNIX HOUSE
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1959
  • Keywords: exploration; central america; egypt; egyptology; south seas;
  • Bookseller catalogs: History - Exploration;
  • Subjects: HISTORY / Expeditions & Discoveries;
  • Size: 8vo


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