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The desolate Antarctic
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The desolate Antarctic

By Mountevans, Admiral Lord

(London, Lutterworth Press, 2nd impression, 1950). Original blue cloth, unevenly faded, pp. xvi + 172, plates. School prize-label on the front free endpaper, text lightly browned, text edges slightly foxed. .

$5.27

The Home of the Blizzard

By Mawson, Douglas, Sir

(London, Hodder and Stoughton, Abridged Popular Edition, 1934.). Large 8vo, original pale blue cloth faded, backstrip torn and soiled, no dustwrapper, library stamps on endpapers, pp. xxxii + 438, past owner's name on p.1, some foxing, maps, tables and diagrams in text, photographic plates, 3 folding maps. .

$15.80

Antarctic Ecology. Volume 1
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Antarctic Ecology. Volume 1

By Holdgate, M. W. (editor)

(London, Academic Press, 1970). 8vo; original red cloth; spine gilt; pictorial dustwrapper very slightly rubbed and edgeworn; previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown, his ex libris hand-stamp here and elsewhere; pp. xx + 604; illustrated with black-and-white photographic plates, tables, graphs, line drawings; rear endpapers pasted together; hand-stamp of RGS in a few places. Very good condition. Contents of Volume 1: Past Environments, Marine Ecosystems, Plankton and its Pelagic Consumers, The Pelagic Resources of the Southern Ocean, Marine Benthos, Fishes, The Biology of Seals, Adaptation in Seals, Ecology of Antarctic Birds. .

$8.56