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SHACKLETON, Ernest H.

Rare books by Ernest Shackleton, including first editions, signed first editions and finely bound copies of travel narratives such as South.

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  1. 131302
    First US edition, first printing (first published in the UK the same year). Shackleton's account of the British Antarctic Expedition of 1907-9 (Nimrod) was reviewed on publication by the Manchester Guardian as "the best book of Polar travel which has ever been written". The sledge expedition "to the south magnetic pole was... Learn More
    £1,800

    Stock Code: 131302

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  2. 131840
    First edition, first impression. An extremely well-preserved copy from an edition which is most often marred by the low quality of the war-time materials available on publication. "The failure of Shackleton's Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition to even reach the Antarctic continent, much less to cross it via the South Pole,... Learn More
    £3,750

    Stock Code: 131840

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