VILENSKII, E.S. Shestnadtsat' dnei na poliuse ("Sixteen Days at North Pole"). 127 pp. Profusely illustrated with 39 photographic plates, of which 9 are portraits. 4to., bound in publisher's illustrated cloth. Moscow, Leningrad: Tsentral'nyi komitet vsesoiuznogo leninskogo kommunisticheskogo soiuza molodezhi, izdat. detskoi literatury, 1938.
A fine copy of this rare account, made for young people, of the celebrated Russian expedition to the North Pole of 1937-38. OCLC lists only three copies.
Item nr. 141257