朝日新聞社 Asahi Shinbun sha, Showa 32 [25th April,1957]. Stock ID #163033
Map, profusely illustrated in black and white and some colour throughout, 66pp, 36.4 x 26cm. Original colour pictorial wrappers little rubbed at edges, closed tear upper wrapper, good copy. Special issue celebrating Japanese Antarctica exploration. Text in Japanese with some captions in English. A picture of life at the base, the news of Ship Soya, a sketch of the base, a dictionary of the Antarctic, the state of construction at the Showa base, a map of the Showa base, a picture of the American base. It also includes an interview with the captain and voyage chief and photo spreads about the Australian French, Norwegian, Soviet and New Zealand bases. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 163033).
Price: $150.00 AU