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Shackleton, E.H ERNEST HENRY Author Signed; The Heart of the Antarctic
being the story of the British Antarctic Expedition 1907-1909, Volumes I & II more EPHEMERA
PHILADELPHIA, 1909 Published by J B LIPPINCOTT Binding: HARD BACK BLUE Jacket: NONE Size: 7X10 815 Pages Overall Condition is: GOOD SHACKLETON, E.H AUTHOR SIGNED TWO VOLUME SET AND 3 UNIQUE AND RARE EPHERMA EARNEST H. SHACKLETON: Vol. I: which is Signed by: Ernest Shackleton AND Frederick Grant above bright illuminated color British and American Flags on crossed poles BELOW POLES EACH SIGNATURE Mrs. H.J. Bohn, Lawrence W. Noyes and Ralph Isham. ALL SIGNATURES ARE ON A 4 1/2 BY 3 INCH CARD STOCK GLUED TO FRONT FREE ENDPAPER. Below glued card inscribed by original owner of this set is : As well as a small inscription stating: Bertha Bowlby Bohn, member National Geographic Society and Chicago Geographic Society; and dated May 9, 1910. Vol 1. Condition of book spine and edges have rubbing with some chipping, corners bumped lightly chipped, shaken spine, endpapers foxing, fore edges deckled, front and back inner boards are cracked at hinges, cloth binding (cover) is detached from spine, tanned text, and a bookplate on front endpaper, Vol. II: spine rubbed and has 2 inch tear in the cloth, edges are chipping, corners bumped and chipped, bookplate on front inner board, previous owner's name & date on fep, maps inside pocket folder pasted to back inner board, endpapers foxing, fore edges deckled, tanned text, shaken spine, both front/back inner boards are cracked at the hinges Additional postage will be required 1 . Contains a an extremely scarce advertising brochure envelope which was mailed to Bertha B. Bohn, 10964 Prospect Ave., Morgan Park, Illinois. The brochure envelope is po … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Princeton Antiques Bookshop (princetn) [Atlantic City, New Jersey, US]
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