Good. No Jacket. Size: 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall; Type: Hard Back First Printing. Hardcover Book in Good + Condition, w/o dust jacket. Photographic illustrations. Blue cloth binding with white titles and decoration, clean and unmarked with light corner wear, edges rubbed with scuff on the lower edge. Endpapers with polar region scenes, the photograph taken by Captain MacMillan with eight exposures at 20 minute intervals of the midnight sun at Etah, North Greenland. Internals are clean with no marks, no creases. Tight, solid sewn binding. Read about Miriam MacMillan's adventure sailing the shores of Labrador, the Baffin Islands, and Greenland. She's the first woman to make such a voyage as a member of a crew, to steer through heavy ice to within 650 miles of the North Pole. 287 pages. 5.75 x 8.5 inches. Dodd, Mead and Company, New York, 1948.
Fair. Hardcover. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Presumed FIRST EDITION, first printing (no other printings listed on the copyright page). Full light blue cloth with white lettering on the espine, modest wear to the extremities, previous owner's name-address sticker at the bottom of the endpaper, pictorial endpaper, yellowed tape residue on the dedication page. Overall in FAIR PLUS condition.
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