Zum Kontinent des eisigen sudens...Deutsche Sudpolarexpedition, fahrten und forschungen des "Gauss" 1901-1903.

Hardcover. Georg Reimer, Berlin 1904, 1st edition, a fine wide margin copy in a presentation binding. 4to, (xvi) 668pp, photogravure frontis & 19 plts, mostly double-page, 2 panoramas & ca. 400 ills. in text, 1 large folding map. Presentation binding half cloth & papered boards, vellum & gilt title label on spine, a fine copy. Drygalski's account of the German Antarctic expedition, which he led. The ship "Gauss" was the second ship to winter in the Antarctic ice pack. The expedition was the first to bring balloons to the South Pole. Spence 384, Taurus 28, Rosove 101c. Item #6273

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