The Heart of the Antarctic Being the Story of the British Antarctic Expedition 1907-1909: ... The Heart of the Antarctic Being the Story of the British Antarctic Expedition 1907-1909: ... The Heart of the Antarctic Being the Story of the British Antarctic Expedition 1907-1909: ... The Heart of the Antarctic Being the Story of the British Antarctic Expedition 1907-1909: ...

The Heart of the Antarctic Being the Story of the British Antarctic Expedition 1907-1909

Shackleton, Sir Ernest H.

Published by London, William Heinemann, 1910
Condition: VG+ Hardcover
From Chet Ross Rare Books, ABAA (Southworth, WA, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since March 1, 2016

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 350.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 10.00 Within U.S.A. Destination, rates & speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

London, William Heinemann 1910. 'New and revised edition with illustrations in Colour and Black and White' - Popular Edition. Hardback with 363pp., Index, large fold-out map, frontis of Shackleton, numerous sepia toned illustrations. Bright gilt cover decoration, spine with bright gilt. Internally clean with only beginning stages of intermittent foxing. A Very Good copy. ÑRosove 305.D1. Shackleton's account of the British Antarctic Expedition of 1907-9 (Nimrod). "Their sledge journey to the South Magnetic Pole was one of the three foremost achievements of this expedition. The other two achievements were, first, the ascent and survey of Mount Erebus (12,448 feet), the active volcano on Ross Island and, second, the southern sledge journey, which reached within less than100 miles of the south pole". Bookseller Inventory # MSTX210

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: The Heart of the Antarctic Being the Story ...

Publisher: London, William Heinemann

Publication Date: 1910

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:VG+

Edition: 1st One-Volume Ed..

Store Description

Chet Ross Rare Books is a member in good standing of the American Booksellers' Association of America. We specialize in rare books and publications related to exploration and discovery with a special focus on exploration of the Polar Regions ? this includes first person narratives, scientific research and ephemera. We sell to and purchase from collectors, booksellers, public and private institutions, museums and libraries. We maintain an interest in and sell significant narratives and scientific research associated with exploration, travel and discovery of other geographical areas in addition to the Polar Regions. We try our best to collate and describe our books accurately. Please feel free to contact us for further information or addition images related to any books we have listed.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

We do our best to collate and describe each book. If you are dissatisfied with a purchase, you may return any book to us within seven days of your receiving the item.


Shipping Terms:

We package all books with care and for a safe journey to their destination. Our standard method of shipping is via USPS Priority for domestic and international destinations. If you prefer insurance or FedEX shipping, please contact us directly for addition charges that may apply. Due to the nature of the books we carry, several are oversized Octavo, Folio or multiple-volume sets shipping charges can increase. Shipping charges will vary, so please contact us directly for a quote related to addition shipping charges. We only charge exact postal costs.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order PayPal Bank Draft Bank/Wire Transfer