KENN BACK'S COPY
München [i.e. Munich]. Albert Langen, 1908. First edition in German.
8vo. , 544pp. With a photographic frontispiece, numerous photographic illustrations in the text, and three maps (two folding). Original publisher's pictorial cloth. Extremities rubbed. Hinges exposed, else internally clean and crisp. From the library of Eric Kenneth Prentice 'Kenn' Back (b. 1942), meteorologist with the British Antarctic Survey from 1963 to 2002, and a descendant of Arctic explorer George Back, with his bookplate to FEP.£ 75.00 Antiquates Ref: 23755