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    Scott of the Antarctic (Eagle Lion, 1948). Australian Daybill (13" X 30"). "Great God! This is an awful place." Captain Robert F. Scott (John Mills) has just seen the South Pole and realized that Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen and his men have beaten him in their race to be first to reach the Pole. There is a more immediate concern, though -- survival. The story of the tragically ill-fated expedition to the Antarctic is brought to the screen by Ealing Studios, with early performances from such great British actors as James Robertson Justice, Kenneth More, John Gregson and Christopher Lee. This Australian daybill has pinholes with a small tear, a tear along the fold line with tape on the back that has bled through, small edge stains and tears, and a bit of wrinkling. Stone litho artwork has been a hallmark of Australian paper up through the sixties. This gorgeous portrait of Mills was done by Frank Tyler. Fine/Very Fine.

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