Mawson’s Huts Limited Collector’s Edition, leather bound. Only 400 copies were printed and each copy contains the original signatures of Mawson’s seven grand children.
This coffee table sized book has 192 pages with 45,000 words about Douglas Mawson’s 1911-14 expedition. It includes 117 pages of stunning photographs of the huts and the Cape Denison site. Most of the black and white images were taken by the legendary Frank Hurley, the AAE’s official photographer with the colour photographs by members of the Foundation’s expedition members who worked to save the huts from being blown into the Southern Ocean. Published by Allen and Unwin the book comes in three styles – as this leather bound limited edition, a hardback edition or a soft cover edition.
Written and compiled by David Jensen AM, founding director of the Mawson’s Huts Foundation