The Home of the Blizzard. Being the Story of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914. Sir Douglas MAWSON.
The Home of the Blizzard. Being the Story of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914
The Home of the Blizzard. Being the Story of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914
The Home of the Blizzard. Being the Story of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914
The Home of the Blizzard. Being the Story of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914
The Home of the Blizzard. Being the Story of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914

The Home of the Blizzard. Being the Story of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914

London, William Heinemann, 1915.

Quarto, two volumes, xxx, 349 and xiv, 338 pages with 9 maps and 28 illustrations plus 275 plates (including 12 panoramas and one folding plate), 21 colour plates (with captioned tissue-guards), and 3 folding maps in an endpocket.

Silver-pictorial cloth; rear cover of the first volume lightly marked and scuffed; a couple of light bumps to the edges of the second volume; pale blue top edges (an uncommon variant) now a little unevenly coloured; minor loss of silver to the front cover illustrations; essentially a near-fine set, and very hard to beat.

Conrad, page 208; Spence 774; Renard 1022 ('top edges dyed blue'); Taurus 100; Rosove 217.A1b ('top edges pale blue').

Item #117534

Price: $1,950.00