The Life of Sir Ernest Shackleton C.V.O., O.B.E. (Mil.), LL.D

MILL, Hugh Robert. The Life of Sir Ernest Shackleton C.V.O., O.B.E. (Mil.), LL.D.

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MILL, Hugh Robert. The Life of Sir Ernest Shackleton C.V.O., O.B.E. (Mil.), LL.D. London, William Heinemann Ltd., 1924.

8vo. Original blue cloth, lettered in gilt, illustrated dust-wrapper; pp. xv, 312; 20 illustrations from photographs, 4 sketch maps to text; apart from very light darkening of endpapers, and a little fraying to the wrappers with slight loss, a very good and clean copy, with the binding tight and bright, early ownership inscriptions to front fly-leaf.
Second edition, second impression. One of the earliest biographies of Shackleton following his death in the early hours of the 5th January 1922, incorporating much information provided by the family, written by a friend of the explorer for more than 20 years.
See Spence 797; Renard 1071; Rosove 227.A1.

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