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THE SEA AND THE ICE: A NATURALIST IN ANTARCTICA Louis J. Halle 1973 1st ed Hardcover DJ Near Fine
By Halle, Louis J.
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Boston, Houghton Mifflin in cooperation with The Audubon Society, 1973, 1st edition. 302 pp, b/w photos, mapped end papers. Blue cloth hardcover with badly stained dust jacket (at back). Book has minor stains to page edges, else fine. Former owner's inscription on free FEP. Near Fine condition overall.

A well-known nature writer and amateur specialist on seabirds travels on an icebreaker in 1969 from New Zealand to Antarctica, even reaching the South Pole. Here are the birds of the sea - the Cape Pigeons, the albatrosses, the ice birds like the Antarctic Fulmar, the penguins and petrels that nest in seemingly impossible conditions, the whales and other mammals of the sea and ice. 

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