Sign In | Register
Royal Marines Conquer Another Antarctic Peak. Adelaide Island. Successful climb of the hitherto unscaled Mount Gaudry, highest mountain on Adelaide Island. by British Antarctic Survey - 7 February 1963 - from Paul Haynes Rare Books and Biblio.com

Royal Marines Conquer Another Antarctic Peak. Adelaide Island. Successful climb of the hitherto unscaled Mount Gaudry, highest mountain on Adelaide Island.

by British Antarctic Survey

Condition: See description


Three original British Official photographs. Issued for the British Information Services by the Central Office of Information. London. 7 February 1963. 20.5 x 25.5 cm. Royal Marines conquer another Antarctic Peak. Pictures just received from the Royal Navy's Ice Patrol Ship H.M.S. Protector, taken during the successful climb to the top of the hitherto unscaled 9,000 feet Mount Gaudry, highest mountain on Adelaide Island inside the Antarctic Circle... made the final ten hour ascent in a night assault cutting steps and hand holds in a steep ice face... Each photograph has full information pasted to reverse. Crown Copyright reserved (Admiralty) Stamped Daily Mail Filed 8 Feb 1963.



  • Seller: Paul Haynes Rare Books GB (GB)
  • Seller Inventory #: Biblio541
  • Title: Royal Marines Conquer Another Antarctic Peak. Adelaide Island. Successful climb of the hitherto unscaled Mount Gaudry, highest mountain on Adelaide Island.
  • Author: British Antarctic Survey
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Publisher: British Information Services. Central Office of Information
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 7 February 1963
  • Keywords: Antarctica, Royal Marines, Photographs, Mountaineering, Polar
  • Bookseller catalogs: Travel and Exploration; Ephemera: adverts, albums and catalogues etc;
  • Size: 20.5 x 25.5 cm


Reviews

Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)



£ 125.00
($166.89)

£13.00 shipping to USA

More shipping options >




Vintage Valentine's Day Cards

Collecting Vintage Valentine's Day Cards

Exchanging Valentines can be an awkward process, especially when you consider "Vinegar Valentines" and other snarky sentiments - whatever your tastes, enjoy the sweet and sour cards alike in this gallery!

May the Fourth be with you - Star Wars collectibles

As the Star Wars franchise continues to grow, change, and churn out money-making film after film now under the control of Disney, we can bet that the desire to own Star Wars collectibles will also continue to grow. Check out our gallery of goodies from a galaxy far, far away...


Trustpilot