Octavo, 383pp. Blue cloth, printed title on spine, title and color illustration on cover. Illustrated endpapers. Multiple B&W photographs throughout. Publishers original dust jacket, $2.00 price on front flap, tape repairs at edge, some loss at spine. Signed by Richard E. Byrd on tribute page, with “Best Wishes, RE Byrd.”
Comments: Richard E. Byrd was an American naval officer and polar explorer. He was known for being the first explorer to reach the North Pole and South Pole by air, but those claims are disputed.