The viaLibri website requires cookies to work properly. You can find more information in our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Recently found by viaLibri....

First on the Antarctic Continent. Being an Account of the British Antarctic Expedition 1898-1900
George Newnes, London - 1901, 1st Edition. () Very good. xv,333 + 32pp. (publisher's catalogue). Octavo in original gilt lettered orange / red cloth with photogravure portrait frontispiece , many photo illustrations in text, and 3 folding colour maps. Some light soiling to boards from handling else a clean copy in a later issue binding. Spence 152; Rosove 45.A1-b. The expedition, sponsored by Sir George Newnes and led by Borchgrevink, in the Ship "Southern Cross", was the first to establish a base on the main body of the continent, and the first scientific party to winter over. [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
      [Bookseller: Aquila Books(Cameron Treleaven) ABAC]
Last Found On: 2014-10-02           Check availability:      AbeBooks    

LINK TO THIS PAGE: www.vialibri.net/years/items/718487/1901-borchgrevink-c-e-first-on-the-antarctic-continent-being

Browse more rare books from the year 1901


      Home     Wants Manager     Library Search     562 Years   Links     Contact      Search Help      Terms of Service      Privacy     


Copyright © 2018 viaLibri™ Limited. All rights reserved.