Antarctica: A Collection of Verse on the Maiden Voyage of m.v. 'RSA'

SKU: 031840
Regular price £10.00 GBP inc. VAT
Scarce. Undated, c1962. Cream card covers with brown lettering to front. Covers have been cased within a removable plastic film, stuck only to itself, not to the book covers. Stapled spine is holding well but the staples have rusted with subsequent staining. Signed by the author to the title page. Text block is tanned, but generally clean. 16 pp. Previous owner's mark to title page; Raymond Adie's copy (Polar Scientist and Explorer). Bookplate from Kenn Back (1942-, Meteorologist for the British Antarctic Survey and descendant of the Arctic explorer Captain George Back) Additional photos are available upon request. When securely packed this item will weigh in the region of 93g. (YBP Ref: 031840:9a)
  • Author: BENNET, Mary V
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  • Publisher: Privately Printed
  • Condition: Good
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  • Size: 16mo - over 53/4in - 63/4in tall
  • Binding: Soft Cover
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  • Published Date: 1962
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  • Inscription: Signed by Author
  • Language: English