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Good in good dust jacket. Ex Library book with usual stamps and stickers. The dust jacket is water damaged. Good reading copy. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day.
London. Blandford Press. 1966. Large 8vo. (9 x 7). 416 pp. including appendices, index. Illustrated color frontispiece of Edward Wilson. Color plates. Black and white plates. Text drawings. Folding map on blue paper bound in at the back. The book is bound in blue cloth with gilt titles. Pictorial dust jacket. Previous owner's inked name on front end paper, otherwise very good in a good-very good dust jacket with some edge wear.
pp. 416. Royal 8vo. Colour & b&w photos and illustrations. Corners lightly bumped, else near fine in lightly rubbed, very good+ dust jacket. Edited from the original mss. in the Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge, by Ann Savours. With 47 watercolours by the author. Foreword by H. R. H. The Duke of Edinburgh.
Good. 1967 Hardcover 1St Edition illus. (part col. ), maps (part fold.). 416 p. Former Library book. Bibliography: p. 407-410. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
Good in Good jacket. Ex-library hardbound with clear cover over jacket. Card pocket removed from rear free endpaper, usual library markings. No text markings noted. Fold-out map intact at rear of book.
Wilson, Edward w/foreword by H.R.H. The Duke of Edinburgh K.G., Humanities Press, nd (1967), ncrd, 1st U.S. Edition? , cloth w/gilt illus. spine & gilt titles, vg-fine w/vg dj (minor chip), 416 pp w/index & appendices, B & W/color photographic & other illus (47 watercolor by the author), Sm 4to, "Edited from the Original Mss. in the Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge by Ann Savours" Wilson, Edward.
1966. Blandford. First. Hard Cover. Book-VG. Dj-VG, protective covered. 9.5x7.5. 415pp. Colour frontis, many colour & b/w plates & illus. Edward Wilson is one of the great figures of the heroic age of Antarctic exploration. He was a member, as zoologist and doctor, of both Scott's Antarctic expeditions, on 'Discovery' in 1901-4 and 'Terra Nova', 1910-13. He was one of the party that died on their return from the South Pole in 1912. His diary of the 'Discovery' expedition is illustrated with his watercolour paintings and delicate pencil drawings.
Edward Wilson. Excellent in Very Good jacket. Book. 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall. Full dark blue cloth over boards, spine and front cover stamped in gold foil. Fold-out map. Jacket, in mylar, has tears at top; yellowing at top. Binding shows wear at spine and corners. A label from Humanities Press has been partially removed from the right-front endpaper; slight water wrinkling in center of upper third of endpaper only. Crack in binding between pages 352 and 353, but firm. Illustrated with 47 wonderful watercolors by Wilson and many drawings and reproductions from the original journal of the expedition. Wilson's portrait is frontispiece; the heads of sixteen members of the crew are given in silhouette on pages 398-9; photography of the entire crew is on p. 16. Index, appendices give list of birds seen, books for further reading, references. A good copy of a fine book. Edited from the original mss. in the Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge by Ann Savours.
Good jacket. First Edition. First Edition. A light tan to the page edges. Ex Library book with usual stamps and stickers. Light shelfwear. Otherwise Fine. Good condition book. Including the Dust jacket. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day.
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