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An inner page of the book listing publishing details.<br />
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An incredibly rare copy of the first book published on the Antarctic continent by Ernest Shackleton's expedition team has emerged for sale.<br />
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Experts have described the copy of Aurora Australis as the finest in existence - and have tipped it to fetch upwards of 60,000 pounds when it goes under the hammer.<br />
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The book was produced by Shackleton's men in 1908 during the Nimrod Expedition as a way to stave off boredom during the long winter nights at their remote base camp at Cape Royds on Ross Island.