Spitsbergen : An Account of Exploration, Hunting, the Mineral Riches & Future Potentialities of an Arctic Archipelago. R. N. RUDMOSE BROWN.

Spitsbergen : An Account of Exploration, Hunting, the Mineral Riches & Future Potentialities of an Arctic Archipelago

Seeley, Service & Co, 1920.

First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo. 319pp. All plates & map present. Publisher's black boards with blue lettering to spine & blue arctic vignette to front board. A very good+ copy with wear to extremities & couple of tiny nicks to cloth. No marks to boards. Mild lightening to spine. Internally complete and clean. An unusually clean and fresh copy. From the library of the late Charles Swithinbank (1926-2014) - Norwegian-British-Swedish Antarctic Expedition of 1949-52; established the Maudheim Base in Antarctica (awarded Polar medal); British representative at Soviet ice shelf station - Novolazarevskaya; Chief Glaciologist & Head of Earh Sciences British Antarctic Survey & long time Research fellow Scott Polar Institute.

Item #100035

Price: £300.00

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