25 September 2002
ROALD ENGELBREGT GRAVNING AMUNDSEN (1872-1928)
My Life as an Explorer. Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1927. 8° (230 x 150mm.) Half-title, title in red and black. Frontispiece, illustrations. Original blue cloth, lettered in gilt on spine and upper cover, dust-jacket.
John Myers O'Hara (presentation inscription from Roald Amundsen, dated 28 November 1927).
FIRST EDITION IN ENGLISH, A FINE COPY INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. Conrad p.156; Rosove 11.A1 ('Uncommon'); Spence 25.
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