First Crossing of the Polar Sea.
Place Published: Garden City:
Date Published: 1928.
Book Id: 12899
The 1926 crossing of the North Pole in the semi rigid dirigible 'Norge'. Amundsen, the famed Norwegian polar explorer, was the first to reach the South Pole. This is a very nice copy of his first crossing of the Polar Sea, in dust jacket. 8vo, b&w frontis, 324 pp, b&w illus throughout, folding map. Orig. pale blue cloth covers, title in black, spine very slt. rubbed at top and base. Pictorial dj, sml. chips top of spine, spine a bit sunned. Dj with protective wrapper.