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Shackleton

( W.E. HOW, illus. ) FISHER, Margery, James, FISHER.

Drawings by W.E. How who served with the 'Endurance' Expedition.

NEAR FINE COPY IN DUSTWRAPPER WITH A.L.s BY CECILY SHACKLETON

Published: Barrie, [1957]

Stock code: 42585

Price: £268.00

LOOSELY INSERTED IS A FINE A.L.s FROM CECILY SHACKLETON WRITTEN ON STATIONERY FROM HER LONDON RESIDENCE AT CHATSWORTH COURT, KENSINGTON. Cecily Shackleton (1906-1957) daughter of the explorer. Crisp copy of the most highly regarded biography of the explorer. James Fisher (eminent ornithologist and co-founder of the 'New Naturalist' series) undertook much research on his wife's behalf, interviewing personally many surviving members and associates of the expeditions. He was also granted free access to all Shackleton's unpublished notes and papers. VERY SCARCE IN THIS CONDITION. Spence 460.