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Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1909
Seller ID: 17154
First edition. Two volumes. [I] xlviii, 372pp, frontis portrait, 6 full-page coloured plates with titled tissues, 97 plates with 122 b&w illustrations (77 full-page) 2 double-page panoramas and one double-page spread with photographs of 16 expedition members. [II] xvi, 420pp, frontis, 6 full-page coloured plates with titled tissues, 93 plates with 141 b&w illustrations (51 full-page), 1 double-page plate, 3 folding maps and one tissue sheet with two panoramas in rear pocket. The errata slip is not present. Original blue cloth, silver-blocked illustrations on the upper boards, spines lettered i... View more info
Publisher: London, Century: 1986
Seller ID: 35560
376pp, a few text illustrations. Soft covers, light reading creases on spine. A good clean copy. ISBN 0712601112 View more info
Publisher: Norwich, Bluntisham Books / Erskine Press: 2011
Seller ID: 29651
Translated by Lara Dagnall & Hilary Shibata. 414pp, 8pp colour plates, b&w illustrations. Cloth-textured papered boards, gilt lettering a decorations, with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 1852971096 *** First published in Japanese in 1913. View more info
By: SOLOMON, Susan.
Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 2001
Seller ID: 35313
384pp, illustrated. Quarter cloth and papered boards with dustwrapper. Tope edges a trifle spotted, otherwise a very good clean copy. ISBN 0300089678 ***Seeks to restore Scott's reputation; concluding that Scott's party was struck down by exceptionally frigid weather, 'a rare misfortune that confounded the men's meticulous predictions of what to expect'. View more info
Publisher: Sydney, Government Printer: 1918-40
Seller ID: 29842
The six parts (complete) of AAE Scientific Reports, Series A, Volume III. Large 4to - the first part sewn with wrappers drawn on and the others stapled in wrappers, as issued. Part I spine slightly chipped at head and tail, Part V has slight damp-staining at the head and foot margins of the pages, more so on the plates where some slight damage has been caused by them sticking together, but images barely affected. Otherwise a very good clean set. ***[I] Metamorphic Rocks of Adelie Land (230pp, 35 plates); [II] The Metamorphic Limestones of Commonwealth Bay, Adelie Land, by Prof. C.E. Tilley ... View more info
By: SWAN, R.A.
Publisher: Melb., MUP: 1961
Seller ID: 7493
432pp, coloured frontis, 32 illus/maps, endpaper maps. Cloth with dustwrapper (light spotting, extremities rubbed, now in protective sleeve). Stain to lower corner of the upper board, edges a little spotted, otherwise a good clean copy. View more info
By: TILLEY, Dr C.E.
Publisher: Sydney, Government Printer: 1940
Seller ID: 29855
AAE Scientific Reports, Series A, Volume IV: Geology, Part 4, pp335-344, 1 plate (a couple of faint damp stains in top margins). Large 4to. Stapled in wrappers, as issued (extremities a little yellowed). Good to very good. . View more info
Publisher: London and Canberra, C. Hurst & Co. / ANU Press: 1982
Seller ID: 5241
Translated from the Norwegian by R.I. Christophersen. 798pp, illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (extremities a little rubbed, a few short clean tears to the edges closed with tape, on the outside of the wrapper, now in protective sleeve). A good to very good clean copy. ***A 'much shortened' version of the original four-volume work of 1959-70. View more info
By: VERNE, Jules.
Publisher: London, George Routledge: nd
Seller ID: 34492
With 129 illustrations by Riou. iv, 314pp, b&w plates and text illustrations. Full calf prize binding of Stonyhurst College [Lancashire]. gilt rules and decorations, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. The spine a little faded and rubbed, slight marking to the boards. A little light foxing early and late, otherwise clean. One plate (at p203) has been loose and is ragged around the edges, but tipped back in. Bookplate of Lt. General Sir Charles Gairdner (Governor of WA 1951-63 and Tasmania 1963-68) on front paste-down, over what is presumably a Stonyhurst prize plate. A good+ clean copy. ***Firs... View more info
Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1987
Seller ID: 15365
4to. 280pp, b&w and colour photographs and illus. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Very good. ISBN 052126233X ***With contributions by C.S.M. Doake, J.R. Dudeney. I. Everson, R.M. Laws and D.W.H. Walton, British Antarctic Survey, Cambridge. Introduction by Sir Vivian Fuchs. View more info
Publisher: Sydney, Government Printer: 1925
Seller ID: 29863
AAE Scientific Reports, Series B, Volume I: Terrestrial Magnetism, Parts I & II. 286pp, 22 text illus, 18 plates (including 23 b&w photographs), 120 tables. Large 4to. Stapled with cloth-backed wrappers drawn on, as issued; head and tail of spine a little rubbed, tiny hole in front wrapper and title-page, otherwise very good clean copy. View more info
By: WHYMPER, Edward.
Publisher: Amsterdam, Time-Life Books: 1984
Seller ID: 31036
(Classics of Exploration.) Facsimile of the first edition of 1871. 8vo. xx, 432pp, frontis, numerous plates & text illustrations (some coloured), 6 folding maps/plates at rear (2 coloured). Faux leather with simile spine labels and raised bands, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt, ribbon marker. A very good clean copy. View more info
By: WILSON, Edward.
Publisher: London, Blandford Press: 1967
Seller ID: 23926
Edited by Brian Roberts. First edition. Large 4to. 191pp, 316 illus in colour and b&w. Original cloth with dustwrapper (spine repaired, in protective sleeve). The volume is slightly canted, otherwise a good to very good copy. ***From the original illustrations in the Scott Polar Institute, Cambridge. View more info