The Story of Polar Conquest: The Complete History of Arctic and Antarctic Exploration edited by Logan Marshall (1913) hardcover book

$45.99

Edited by Logan Marshall - The Story of Polar Conquest: The Complete History of Arctic and Antarctic Exploration including the Discovery of the South Pole by Amundsen and Scott, the Tragic Fate of the Scott Expedition and the Discovery of the North Pole by Admiral Peary

L. T. Myers, 1913. Hardcover. 8vo. Red boards with pictorial pastedown. No dust jacket. Illustrated. 352pp. Fragile/cracked inner hinges. Fraying, tearing, and damage to the perimeter of the boards/upper and lower spine. Fraying to corners. Staining to front pastedown and adjacent area on the front endpaper (see photos). Previous owner gift inscription to the front endpaper. Previous owner inscription (in pencil) to the endpaper following the gift inscription. Some annotation (in pencil) throughout. Poor condition. Minor separation of the text-block from the spine. Creasing, toning, scratching, smudging, and discoloration to the outer/inner boards, endpapers, pages of the text, and the text-block edge.

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