Antarctic Isle; Wildlife in South Georgia.
Place Published: London:
Date Published: 1951.
Book Id: 6231
8vo, 384pp, 95 photo plates, ills in text, 3 maps. Blue cloth w/ gilt rubbed, col. facsimile dj, g+. Spence 958. Headland 1908. Tales of a small summer expedition to study and photograph the penguins, elephant seals and the great wandering albatross of S. Georgia. By sailing in his 42 foot motor yacht, one of the smallest craft to penetrate the waters of the South Polar region, Rankin was able to visit and photograph little-known bays and inlets.