First and only edition. 8vo. pp. xv, 448; 16 plates, 14 maps including 6 folding, 4 folding maps in pocket at rear; fine in the original blue cloth, gilt.
Spence 574; Rosove 164.A1.d (“A handsome book”). Hayes's survey of the Antarctic divides into three sections, dealing with the natural features of the continent, recent exploration (from the Discovery to Shackleton's Endurance expeditions), and the future of Antarctic exploration.
Author Hayes, J. Gordon.
Binding Original cloth, gilt
Publisher London: Richards Press
Condition See description
Pages pp. xv, 448