The Worst Journey in the World â€“ Antarctic 1910-1913
Being an Account of Scottâ€™s Last Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913, Especially the Winter, Polar, and Search Journeys, with the diaries of those who took part.
By Cherry-Garrard, Apsley
London, Chatto & Windus, 1951, Printed by R&R Clark, Edinburgh. Thick & Large 8vo, [lxiv], 612pp. Preface by Cherry-Garrard for this edition, Postscript, Indexed, 26 page authorâ€™s postscript re-examining the polar partyâ€™s fate. Publisherâ€™s blue cloth with bright gilt title lettering on cover and spine. 9 illustrations by Edward Wilson including color frontis entitled â€ś A Halo Round the Moonâ€ť, 4 maps: including 2 fold-out and 2 full page â€“ complete. Covers and spine are very clean and in excellent condition. Interior in near fine condition with no foxing, folds, tears or prior ownership markings â€“ very clean throughout, hinges are tight and un-cracked â€“ an extraordinarily well preserved copy in a very good un-clipped just jacket. Spence 286, Renard 317, Rosove 71.i1b
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