Item #4809 Under Sail in the Frozen North. Frank A. Worsley.
Under Sail in the Frozen North
Under Sail in the Frozen North
Under Sail in the Frozen North
Under Sail in the Frozen North
Under Sail in the Frozen North

Under Sail in the Frozen North

London, UK: Stanley Paul & Co. Ltd, 1927. First Edition. Hardcover. 8vo (15 x 23 cm). 295 pp. Blue cloth covers with gilt sailboat to upper and gilt titles to spine. Inscribed on front free endpaper by author Captain Frank Worsley to expedition geologist (and future in-law) Charles Bisset, rest of text block tight and unmarked. Map of the 1925 expedition attached to rear paste-down endpaper. “Worsley, a hero of Shackleton’s 1914 Endurance Antarctic expedition, continued his maritime exploits, serving as a commander during WWI and joining Shackleton 1922 Antarctic expedition before enlisting in this trip, the last arctic expedition performed under sail.”. Very good +. Item #4809

Price: $2,000.00

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