Through the First Antarctic Night. 1898-1899.
Hardcover. A Narrative of the Voyage of the "Belgica" among newly discovered Lands and over an unknown sea about the South Pole. Doubleday & McClure, NY 1900. Roy. 8vo, xxiv + 478pp. Color frontis, 70 b&w & 3 col. plates. Orig. blue pic. cloth, gilt title, showing a penguin, ship and the sun. Spence 312. Rosove 76.A3; Taurus 19 (limited edition) Sml. nicks top & base of spine, new endpapers, in addition to orig. eps, teg, all other edges uncut, good+. The expedition was lead by de Gerlache and included Roald Amundsen who wrote the appendices. Item #5121