Antarctica Bibliography 1772 - 1922 with Additions and Corrections Supplement Signed by Michael ...

Antarctica Bibliography 1772 - 1922 with Additions and Corrections Supplement Signed by Michael Rosove

Rosove, Michael

Published by Santa Monica, CA. Adelie Books, 2001
Condition: As New Hardcover
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Santa Monica, CA: Adelie Books, 2001. First Edition, First Printing, one quarter buffalo and linen cover, 4to, [xxx], 537pp. 10 plates -- several in color, Limited to only 500 numbered copies of this First Printing -- signed by the author. Fine Condition inside and out -- AS NEW. With: Additions & Corrections Supplement, 49pp. The Antarctic Bibliography, now complete with the publication of the Additions volume, is the definitive word on Antarctica's classical and heroic periods, the result of ten years' research including the examination of private collections, booksellers' holdings, and the repositories of twelve of the world's most important libraries and archives (Scott Polar Research Institute, Royal Geographical Society, Royal Society, British Library, Biblioth que Nationale, Mawson Collection, Baker Library at Dartmouth, Hill Collection, Scripps Oceanographical Institute, UCLA, Huntington Library, and Library of Congress), aided by bibliographies, twenty years' booksellers' catalogues, and computerized data bases. The bibliography contains many rare and virtually unknown publications and clarifies innumerable obscure points of interest. Included are all publications in the original language of the author and English-language translations. (Non-English translations are given in brief.) Given are all contemporary publications (prospectuses, narratives, science) and selected post-contemporary publications (memorials, diaries, autobiographies, biographies, analyses, bibliographies, references, humanities) in all identified editions, printings, and variants, with binding and collation details, bibliographical references, ISBN, rarity, original price, and referenced commentary. Less important post-contemporary publications are listed in brief. Author/editor, title, and subject indexes are provided. Bookseller Inventory # MRTX709

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Title: Antarctica Bibliography 1772 - 1922 with ...

Publisher: Santa Monica, CA. Adelie Books

Publication Date: 2001

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:As New

Edition: 1st Edition

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