Publication, edition, etc. information is sparse as pertinent details are in Japanese. Appears unread. Interior is clean and unmarked. Removable, protective plastic wrap is crinkled. White cloth boards are sharp and square with a touch of soiling to the spine. Ribbon bookmark is present. Fold-out map is complete; envelope with a large fold out map is tucked into the verso of the front board. No dustjacket. Slipcase is in Very Good condition with complete paper label. Research into the Antarctic in Japanese.