CHERRY-GARRARD, Apsley. The Worst Journey in the World. Antarctic 1910-1913. London, published by the Author and distributed for him by Chatto & Windus, 1951.
8vo. Original blue cloth, lettered in gilt, in original wrappers; pp. lxiv, 612; nine plates, four folding maps; very light offsetting from frontispiece, light spotting to edges, a very attractive copy.
Fifth reprint of the first British one-volume edition (1937; this edition 'uncommon' - Rosove) of this classic account of Scott's last expedition. This edition contains a new 26-page postscript 're-examining the polar party's fate' (Rosove), which had been published for the author as an extremely rare offprint as well.