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POLAR EXPLORATION CHRISTENSEN (LARS) My Last Expedition to the Antarctic 1936-1937. With a review of the research done on the voyages in 1927-1937. A lecture delivered before the Norwegian Geographical Society
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POLAR EXPLORATION
CHRISTENSEN (LARS) My Last Expedition to the Antarctic 1936-1937. With a review of the research done on the voyages in 1927-1937. A lecture delivered before the Norwegian Geographical Society, first edition in English, portrait and plates, map endpapers, some light spotting, library stamp on verso of rear free endpaper, publisher's boards, paper title label on upper cover [cf. Taurus Collection 125/126; Spence 294], 4to, Oslo, Johan Grundt Tanum, 1938; Such is the Antarctic, FIRST EDITION, portrait and plates, occasional spotting, publisher's cloth, 8vo, Hodder and Stoughton, 1935 (2)
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