(Shackleton, Ernest). Fisher, Margery and James
Title SHACKLETON AND THE ANTARCTIC
Edition First U.S. edition, first printing.
Publisher Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1958.
Seller ID 48864
Fine, in sea-blue cloth with gilt lettering and rules against a navy blue spine panel; map-decorated endsheets; in a mildly rubbed, faintly age-toned, near fine dust jacket. 37 drawings and maps, 48 pages of photographs. 559 pages, including index. Chronicles the four great expeditions on which Shackleton served, often in the vivid words of the explorers themselves. The Fishers had access to unpublished letters and diaries, and interviewed all the surviving members of the expeditions.