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Book Description

June 1923 second ( one month after first) Cassell 372pp illus Skillfully rebacked Firm and clean Decorated front board showing the ship ‘QUEST’ This is the official account of Shackleton’s final voyage to the Antarctic written by his second in command. The expedition set sail from Plymouth 100 years ago in 1921.Centenary commemorations will take place later this year. Shackleton died at the age of only 47 in South Georgia and is buried in the small graveyard at the whaling station of Grytviken. The book includes an account of his death by the doctor on the expedition. MY LATEST POLAR BOOKS CATALOGUE is available to view ON THE PBFA WEBSITE Click on 'CATALOGUES' on the KINGSBRIDGE BOOKS area
Author Wild, Frank
Date 1923
Publisher Cassell

Price: £375.00

Offered by Kingsbridge Books

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