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ALONE - RICHARD BYRD - Putnam, London, 1st UK edn., 1938,

ALONE - RICHARD BYRD - Putnam, London, 1st UK edn., 1938, original blue cloth, gilt titles,  facsimile jacket & title page, foxing, previous owner's signature & bookplate fep,  - Byrd's tale of his 1934 solo part-winter inland from Little America station on the Ross Ice Shelf, during which he had to be rescued by his men when it became clear he was suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning. Despite its flaws a nice addition to a polar library - a classic. $NZ75.

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ALONE - RICHARD BYRD - Putnam, London, 1st UK edn., 1938, original blue cloth, gilt titles,  facsimile jacket & title page, foxing, previous owner's signature & bookplate fep,  - Byrd's tale of his 1934 solo part-winter inland from Little America station on the Ross Ice Shelf, during which he had to be rescued by his men when it became clear he was suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning. Despite its flaws a nice addition to a polar library - a classic. $NZ75.