11th July 2016
BYRD, Richard. Discovery, The Story of the Second Byrd Antarctic Expedition. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1935. Limited edition of 500 copies, this number 178 signed by the author, 8vo (243 x 160mm.) Numerous illustrations. (Browning and spotting.) Original cloth-backed boards (spine faded), slipcase (worn). Spence 229. - And two other volumes by Byrd (comprising: 'Alone'. London: Putnam, 1938. First edition, dust-jacket; 'Little America, Aerial Exploration in the Antarctic, the Flight to the South Pole'. New York & London: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1930. First edition). Provenance: The Michael Gilkes Collection (3).
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