# 18989

Mawson, Douglas, Sir (1882-1958)

The home of the blizzard : being the story of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911 – 1914

$1,500.00 AUD

Illustrated in colour and black and white also with maps. London : William Heinemann, 1915. Two volumes, thick octavo, original gilt-lettered cloth with pictorial inlay (spines dulled, corners bumped, lightly rubbed), top edges gilt, bookplates to pastedowns, pp xxx, 349; xiii, 338; extensively illustrated with colour and black and white plates, three folding maps contained in a pocket at rear of volume 2; a very good set of one of the great Antarctic journeys.

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