Object StatementBook, 'South With Mawson', cardboard / paper, written by Charles Francis Laseron, published by Australasian Publishing Co, Australia, 1947
Physical DescriptionBook, 'South with Mawson', Charles F Laseron, Australasian Publishing Company, Sydney, Australia, 1947
(Part 1) Book, 'South With Mawson: Reminiscences of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914", by Charles Francis Laseron, published by The Australasian Publishing Co Pty Ltd, printed by Holland & Stephenson Pty Ltd, Sydney, 1947. Rectangular, vertical format, bound, with hard cover of plain brown cloth, containing 223 pages, with text and illustrations from photographs, concerning the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914, in which Laseron took part.
(Part 2) Cover, paper, loose sleeve, folds over outside of hard cover, features a black and white image of Mawson and party at the Antarctic, the title and author's name are printed above this, in blue and white lettering.
MarksPrinted on the frist page following the title page: "REGISTERED AT THE GENERAL POST/ OFFICE, SYDNEY FOR TRANSMISSION THROUGH THE POST AS A BOOK/ First Published in Australia, 1947/ by THE AUSTRALASIAN PUBLISHING CO. PTY. LTD./ 55 YORK ST, SYDNEY, N.S.W./ Copyright. All rights reserved./ Wholly set and printed in Australia by/ Hollan & Stephenson Pty. Ltd., Meagher St, Sydney"; Handwritten in pencil on front end paper: "$2.00"; "S/H"; (there are also two illegible pencil markings on this page).