London: The Falcon Press, (1946). Hardcover. Very Good / Very Good. Original blue cloth lettered in gilt to the spine. In a bright example of the dust jacket with a small piece missing at the head of the spine. The memoiers of an Arctic Explorer. With a Christmas gift inscription, dated 1948 to the front free endpaper. This volume comes from the collection of acclaimed aviator, sailer, and adventurer, Steve Fossett. After his untimely death in 2007, his vast collection of travel and exploration books was placed at auction. This volume has Steve Fossett's book-plate on the front paste-down. Illustrated with photographs and maps.