Romance of Exploration and Emergency First-Aid from Stanley to Byrd Chicago Century of Progress ...

Romance of Exploration and Emergency First-Aid from Stanley to Byrd Chicago Century of Progress Exposition, 1934.

Burroughs Wellcome & Co

Published by New York: Burroughs Wellcome & Co, 1934
Condition: Fine Hardcover
From Chet Ross Rare Books, ABAA (Southworth, WA, U.S.A.)

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New York: Burroughs Wellcome & Co. 1934. First Edition. 8vo, 160 pp., Index. Illustrated throughout with drawings and photographs both in black and white and in color. Publisher's red textured cloth, lettered in bright gilt with a gilt pictorial device on the upper cover, silver endpapers de-bossed with star pattern, top page edges gilt. A bright and clean copy with its original glassine wrapper. Glassine wrapper has chipping at extremities with some loss, but has served its purpose well in preserving this book in Fine condition. Created for the Chicago Century of Progress Exposition of 1934 to celebrate the achievements of the age of exploration. Depicted within its pages are famous African, Asian, Polar, and aeronautic journeys. The publication's primary intent is to describe every explorer that carried with them a Tabloid Medical Kit. Includes several personal endorsements about the usefulness and efficiency of Tabloid medical supplies. Bookseller Inventory # UTX.605

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Title: Romance of Exploration and Emergency ...

Publisher: New York: Burroughs Wellcome & Co

Publication Date: 1934

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Edition: 1st.

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