THE WHITE MAGIC. London: Westhouse, 1947. Octavo, illustrations, map, cloth. First edition. Historical novel about a remarkable feat of survival in the Far North; a fictional account of the Second Grinnell Expedition of 1853-1855 in search of Sir John Franklin led by Elisha Kent Kane which set a new record for northward penetration and discovered the long-sought open Polar Sea. A fine copy in very good dust jacket with wear at spine ends and corner tips and small chip from the upper spine end. (#164800).
First published in September 1947 ..." on copyright page.