A collection of fifty seven lantern slides, including images and a book on the 1933 Oxford University expedition to Spitsbergen.
57 glass lantern slides (82 x 82mm.), housed in a wooden box, a few minor cracks, slight edge wear
Glen, A.R. Young Men in the Arctic. The Oxford University Arctic Expedition to Spitsbergen 1933. London: Faber and Faber, 1935, FIRST EDITION, 8vo, 55 photographic illustrations on 24 sheets (recto and verso), folding map, publisher's blue cloth, upper hinge
repaired, restoration and repairs to spine, slightly rubbed
The lantern slides include 13 dated 1933 of the Oxford University Arctic Expedition which comprised a team of eighteen members led by A.R. Glen and spent three months in Spitsbergen. The other slides include 12 dated 1939, and 32 others similar.
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