'Birdie' Bowers of The Antarctic


Description October 1938, Reprinted in the same month as the first edition. Introduction by Apsley Cherry-Garrard. Binding very good with spotting to title page and prelims, front and back, and some scattered, mostly clean. Royal blue boards are tight and binding very strong. Tinting to top edge. There is a black mark on the first endpaper. 13 illustrations and 2 maps, one fold-out which is absent from many copies of this book. This book also contains a newspaper cutting dated 1950 describing the journey and the ultimate tragedy. Please see photos for this. No dust jacket. 270 pp + 2 pages pub adverts. The blue boards are now protected by a clear archival sleeve.
Author Seaver, George
Illustrator Illustrations and 2 Maps
Publisher John Murray
Publisher Place London
Publisher Year 1938
Binding Hardcover
Book Condition Very Good

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