SHACKLETON, Sir Ernest Henry.
The Heart of the Antarctic;
being the story of the British Antarctic Expedition, 1907-1909.
First edition, 3 volumes, 4to, one of 300 copies containing the signature of every member of the shore party, illustrated throughout with mounted colour plates, photographic plates, drypoint etchings, maps, diagrams, etc., including 4 folding charts and panoramas in pocket at end of vol. II, original vellum gilt (first 2 volumes) and original vellum-backed boards (third volume), a fine, clean copy largely free from the soiling and bowing that usually blights the work.
Taurus 57; Rosove 305.A2.