Item Detail

Item Number 8731
Title Crossing Of Antarctica The Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-1958, The
Author Fuchs, Sir Vivian & Hillary, Sir Edmund
Condition VG+/NONE
Publisher Little, Brown & Company
Place Published Boston
Date Published 1958
Edition 1st American Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes Bound in light blue cloth with silver lettering on the spine, the book is clean and tight. Endpapers are maps of Antarctica. Interior is clean without marks or tears. The page edges are darkened and spine is a little faded. Many color & black and white plates and maps. The story of the expedition to Antarctica which was led by Sir Vivian Fuchs and Sir Edmund Hillary. The expedition took several years of planning and 99 days to complete. ; B/W & Color Photographs; 9" x 6"; 328 pages
LoC or ISBN 595292
Keyword(s) Sir vivian Fuchs,Sir Edmund Hillary,History,Antarctica,History,Travel,Adventure,Exploration,First Edition
Category(ies) History Travel Exploration Places
Price $12.50