Ernest Shackleton : The Heart of the Antarctic, 1909. 1st. Ed. Vols. I & II. Royal 8vo. Original blue cloth, silver gilt titling & illustration, teg, other uncut. Portrait frontispieces, colour plates with titled tissue guards, monochrome photo plates, diagrams in the text, three folding maps and panoramas in rear pocket of vol.II. Book plate of Harvey Ralph Goring Clarke. Some fading and professional repairs to the binding otherwise sound. Minor sporadic foxing otherwise very clean, bright and tight copy.
Est £260 - £280