London: Collins, 1955. Herbert Ponting. 10th Printing. Hardcover. 284p. 10th prtg. A hardcover book in very good condition with a dustjacket in good condition. Edges of cover are tanned. Inscription on front free endpaper. A few pages are foxed, and there is a brown spot at the top corner of the text block. Otherwise, text is clean and binding is tight. The dustjacket is chipped, and the edges are lined with clear tape. Front flap is price-clipped. A few pen scribbles on the outside. However, the jacket is largely intact. Item #144463
An account of the expeditions to Antarctica led by Captain Robert Falcon Scott in the early 20th century. Three sections of black and white photographs by Herbert Ponting.