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In a Crystal Land: Canadian explorers in Antarctica.

By: N/A

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1994

Seller ID: 26218


262pp, illustrated, endpaper maps. Original cloth with dustwrapper. Very good. ISBN 0802003621 View more info

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Mawson: a life.

By: AYRES, Philip.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Miegunyah Press (MUP): 1999

Seller ID: 7849


First edition. 322pp, 20 colour & 44 b&w photos, 5 maps. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0522848117 ***The first 'comprehensive, objective biography' of Sir Douglas Mawson. View more info

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Antarctic Photographs 1910-1916. Herbert Ponting & Frank Hurley : Scott, Mawson and Shackleton expeditions.

By: BODDINGTON, Jennie (introduced by).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Macmillan: 1979

Seller ID: 5258


Foreword by Sir Vivian Fuchs. First edition. Oblong 4to. 124pp, with 95 full-page b&w photographic illustrations. Papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. View more info

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The Silence Calling : Australians in Antarctica 1947-97.

By: BOWDEN, Tim.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 1997

Seller ID: 3919


4to; xxviii, 593pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Very good to fine. ***The ANARE Jubilee History. View more info

The Wicked Mate : the Antarctic Diary of Victor Campbell. An account of the Northern Party on Captain Scott's last expedition from the original manuscript in the Queen Elizabeth II Library, Memorial University of Newfoundland.

By: CAMPBELL, Victor.

Price: $66.00

Publisher: Norfolk, Bluntisham Books/Erskine Press: 2001

Seller ID: 13920


Edited by H.G.R. King. Foreword by Lord Shackleton. Reprint (first published 1998). 4to. 192pp, b&w photographs, illus, maps. Original gilt decorated cloth with dustwrapper. Fine [new]. ISBN 1852970715 View more info

The Loneliest Continent. The Story of Antarctic Discovery.

By: CHAPMAN, Walker.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Greenwich, Conn., New York Graphic Society: 1964

Seller ID: 21967


Small 8vo. 279pp, 27 illus. Original cloth with dustwrapper. Very good. View more info

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The Voyage of the 'Why Not?' : the journal of the Second French South Polar Expedition 1908-1910.

By: CHARCOT, Dr Jean.

Price: $1,850.00

Publisher: London, New York, Toronto, Hodder & Stoughton: [1911]

Seller ID: 34231


English Version by Philip Walsh. First edition in English. 4to. viii, 316, folding photographic frontis with tissue guard & 41 plates (48 b&w photographs, 3 sketches, one map). Original blue-grey cloth, spine lettered and ruled in gilt and with a penguin blocked in white, title and gold-blocked ship illustration on the upper board. Extremities a little rubbed, some splash marks on spine and lower board, the white from the spine penguin somewhat abraded. Rough opening of pages in three places has left small pieces missing from the fore-margin or a short closed clean tear (pp141-4, 189-92, 283-4... View more info

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Going to Extremes : Project Blizzard and Australia's Antarctic heritage.

By: CHESTER, John.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Sydney, Doubleday: 1986

Seller ID: 18797


Foreword by Dick Smith. First edition. 4to. 308pp, illus in colour and b&w. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A little light spotting on edges and endpapers, otherwise a very good clean copy. ISBN 0868241717 ***Project Blizzard spent the summers of 1984-85 and 1985-86 at Cape Denison, conserving Mawson's huts. Much also on Australia's involvement with Antarctic exploration and science. View more info

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The Shackleton Letters: behind the scenes of the Nimrod expedition.

By: DALY, Regina W. (ed)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Norwich, Erskine Press: 2009

Seller ID: 25799


450 numbered copies, signed by the editor on a bookplate laid onto the half-title. viii, 360pp, illustrated, folding coloured map at rear paste-down. Papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 1852971010 View more info

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Trial By Ice : the Antarctic Journals of John King Davis.

By: DAVIS, John King : edited by Louise Crossley.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Norwich, Bluntisham Books/Erskine Press: 1997

Seller ID: 3928


700 copies. Large 8vo. 248pp, 37 plates and a map. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 1852970472 ***The first publication of the journals of 'arguably the greatest of the ship's captains in the age of Antarctic exploration'. View more info

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With the "Aurora" in the Antarctic 1911-1914.

By: DAVIS, John King.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Norfolk, Bluntisham Books/Erskine Press: 2007

Seller ID: 24331


Introduction by Beau Riffenburgh. Facsimile edition (of Spence 354). Small 4to. xxxiv, 183pp, frontis portrait, 1 folding & 7 full-page maps, full-page plan of the ship, 68 text maps, many other illustrations. Blue cloth-textured papered boards, ship device and title gilt-blocked to the upper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 1852970960 View more info

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Fifteen Months in the Antarctic [Voyage of the Belgica].

By: De Gerlache de Gomery, Adrien.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Norfolk, Bluntisham Books/Erskine Press: 1998

Seller ID: 6637


First edition in English. Translated by Maurice Raraty. Foreword by Baron Gaston de Gerlache de Gomery. 202pp, illus. Papered boards, decorated in gilt (as issued, without dustwrapper). Fine. ISBN 1852970545 ***First published as 'Voyage de la Belgica: quinze mois dans l'Antarctique' (Bruxelles, 1902). An account of the Belgian Antarctic Expedition of 1897-99, by its commander. The first publication in English. View more info

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In the Antarctic : stories of Scott's last expedition.

By: DEBENHAM, Frank.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Norfolk, Erskine Press: 1998

Seller ID: 35257


With illustrations by Edward Wilson and the author. Facsimile reprint (first published 1952). Small 8vo. 146pp, sketch illustrations, sketch-map on the endpapers. The secondary binding of blue cloth-textured papered boards, blocked in gilt and on front and spine (the primary binding was a blue-green buckram). A fine clean copy. ISBN 1852970553 ***Debenham was a junior member of Scott's expedition. This collection of stories deals 'chiefly with the lighter side of those fateful yet happy three years', with many extracts from The South Polar Times. View more info

An Account of Two Voyages to the South Seas. [I]: Astrolabe, 1826-1829. [II]: Astrolabe and Zélée, 1837-1840.

By: DUMONT D'URVILLE, J.S.C. (edited and translated by Helen Rosenman).

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Melbourne, MUP: 1987

Seller ID: 5237


First edition. Two volumes. 634pp, 56 plates, text illustrations and maps. Canvas cloth boards with spine labels, with the slipcase. A very good clean set. *** The first comprehensive translation of the official records of D'Urville's two expeditions to the south seas, Australia and Antarctica. View more info

From Venus to Antarctica: the life of Dumont D'Urville.

By: DUNMORE, John.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Auckland, NZ, Exisle Publishing: 2007

Seller ID: 23840


252pp, illus. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Fine (new). ISBN 0908988710 ***Jules Sebastien César Dumont D'Urville (1790-1842), the French navigator 'who made the greatest single contribution to perfecting the map of the Pacific in the nineteenth century', and the first of his countrymen to visit Antarctica - aboard our namesake L'Astrolabe. View more info

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Captain Cook's Second Voyage : the journals of Lieutenants Elliot and Pickersgill.

By: ELLIOT, John & Richard Pickersgill : edited by Christine Holmes.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Caliban Books: 1984

Seller ID: 31981


8vo. 98pp, illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0904573397 View more info

Image for Antarctic Days with Mawson: a personal account of the British, Australian and New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition of 1929-31.

Antarctic Days with Mawson: a personal account of the British, Australian and New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition of 1929-31.

By: FLETCHER, Harold.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Angus & Robertson: 1984

Seller ID: 3937


First edition. 313pp, b&w photographs, maps. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. Owner's name. View more info

Image for Antarctica : leaves from a diary kept on board an exploring vessel.

Antarctica : leaves from a diary kept on board an exploring vessel.

By: FORD, C. Reginald.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Norfolk, Erskine Press: 2015

Seller ID: 34222


Facsimile: first published by Whitcombe & Tombs as No.7 in the New Zealand Booklet Series, 1906. Here presented in a papered box with the cover of the booklet laid onto the lid, and accompanied by a 12pp booklet 'Charles Reginald Ford 1880-1972: notes on an adventurous life' by Crispin de Boos; a coloured reproduction of 4pp (285x215mm) advertisement for the graphic lecture 'Farthest South' presented by Ford in Australia (J.C. Williamson was the promotor); and two reproduction Antarctic postcards. Ford's booklet is 140x95mm, stapled in overhanging wrappers, 32pp,(last colophon only), 13 b&w ph... View more info

Below the Convergence : voyages towards Antarctica 1699-1839.

By: GURNEY, Alan.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Pimlico: 1998

Seller ID: 34085


Reprint. [xii], 316pp, illustrations & maps. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0712673296 View more info

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Douglas Mawson : the life of an explorer. A pictorial biography : anniversary edition.

By: HALL, Lincoln.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sydney, New Holland: 2011

Seller ID: 35177


Research: Barbara Scanlan. Revised edition. 4to. 224pp, profusely illustrated in b&w. Decorated papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 1742571239 *** 'A pictorial biography'. View more info

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Icy Heritage : historic sites of the Ross Sea region.

By: HARROWFIELD, David L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Christchurch NZ, Antarctic Heritage Trust: 1995

Seller ID: 34101


88pp, illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ***Signed by the author. ISBN 0473032325 View more info

The Book of Exploration.

By: HOWGEGO, Ray.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 2009

Seller ID: 28013


4to.360pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Original cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Fine (new). ISBN 0297855387 ***Arranged simply and chronologically, beautifully illustrated with contemporary maps, paintings, journal entries and other artefacts. By the author of the magisterial four-volume Encyclopedia of Exploration (2003-08). View more info

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Lure of the Southern Seas : the voyages of Dumont D'Urville 1826-1840.

By: HUNT, Susan; Martin Terry & Nicholas Thomas.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales: 2002

Seller ID: 15614


Large 4to. 144pp, lavishly illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers. A very good clean copy. ISBN 1876991003 View more info

Shackleton.

By: HUNTFORD, Roland.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Cardinal: 1989

Seller ID: 35561


774pp, b&w photographs, maps. Soft covers. Light wear but a good clean copy. ISBN 0747405557 View more info

The Last Place on Earth.

By: HUNTFORD, Roland.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1985

Seller ID: 23986


Reprint. xxi, 665pp, black & white photographs, maps. Original cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine a little faded). Owner's name obscured with liquid paper on front free endpaper. Very good. ISBN 0340381019 ***The 'complete story of the dramatic race for the Pole' - first published as 'Scott and Amundsen' in 1979. View more info

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Race for the South Pole : the expedition diaries of Scott and Amundsen.

By: HUNTFORD, Roland.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Continuum: 2010

Seller ID: 34095


330pp, illustrations, maps. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 1441169822 View more info

Image for Mawson : life and death in Antarctica.

Mawson : life and death in Antarctica.

By: JARVIS, Tim.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Miegunyah Press (MUP): 2008

Seller ID: 35179


Small 4to. 240pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Soft covers. A fine clean copy. ISBN 0522854869 View more info

The Antarctic.

By: KING, H.G.R.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Blandford Press: 1969

Seller ID: 5222


First edition. 276pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w, endpaper maps. Original cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (price-clipped). Owner's small name-label on front paste-down, another's written name along top margin of ffep (above the map) obscured with liquid paper. Very good. View more info

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The Antarctic Voyage of HMAS Wyatt Earp.

By: LAW, Phillip.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 1995

Seller ID: 3955


First edition. 152pp, maps, illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 1863738037 View more info

Image for Elephant Island & Beyond : the life and diaries of Thomas Orde Lees.

Elephant Island & Beyond : the life and diaries of Thomas Orde Lees.

By: Lees, Thomas Orde: THOMSON, John.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Huntingdon, Bluntisham Books/Erskine Press: 2003

Seller ID: 16641


First edition. Large 8vo. 399pp, illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 1852970766 ***Lees was the often referred to as the least popular man on Shackleton's 'Endurance' expedition. His diaries, though often cited, have never been published before. View more info

With Scott to the Pole.

By: MARSHALL, Howard (re-told by).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Country Life: 1941

Seller ID: 12919


Illustrated from the original expedition photographs by Herbert Ponting. Second impression. Small 4to. 48pp, frontis portrait & 32 plates, full-page map. Original cloth. A little spotting early and late, owner's name. Very good. View more info

Image for South by Northwest : the magnetic crusade and the contest for Antarctica.

South by Northwest : the magnetic crusade and the contest for Antarctica.

By: MAWER, Granville Allen.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Kent Town, SA, Wakefield Press: 2006

Seller ID: 21259


322pp, b&w photographs, illustrations and maps. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 1862546509 View more info

Image for Mawson's Huts : the birthplace of Australia's Antarctic heritage.

Mawson's Huts : the birthplace of Australia's Antarctic heritage.

By: Mawson's Huts Foundation:

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 2008

Seller ID: 24865


Large square 4to. 192pp, well illustrated in colour and b&w. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 1741754364 View more info

Image for Mawson's Antarctic Diaries.

Mawson's Antarctic Diaries.

By: MAWSON, Sir Douglas : edited by Fred & Eleanor Jacka.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Sydney, Susan Haymes / Allen & Unwin: 1988

Seller ID: 12013


Small thick 4to. 414pp, 12 colour and 48 b&w plates, 6 maps, place ribbon. Black cloth with dustwrapper (a little dulled, as often). A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for Polar Castaways : the Ross Sea Party (1914-17) of Sir Ernest Shackleton.

Polar Castaways : the Ross Sea Party (1914-17) of Sir Ernest Shackleton.

By: McELRAE, Richard & David Harrowfield.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Christchurch NZ, Canterbury University Press: 2004

Seller ID: 19320


First edition. 315pp, 32pp b&w photographs, pictorial endpapers. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. ISBN 1877257265 View more info

Image for Ice in the Rigging : ships of the Antarctic 1699-1937.

Ice in the Rigging : ships of the Antarctic 1699-1937.

By: MITCHENER, E.A. (Ted) : edited by Peter Boyer and Graeme Broxam.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Hobart, Maritime Museum of Tasmania: 2015

Seller ID: 21623


4to. 376pp, illustrated. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A fine clean copy. *** The definitive history of the ships that ventured into Antarctic waters for exploration or commerce between 1699 and 1937. View more info

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South With Scott.

By: MOUNTEVANS, Admiral Lord [Sir Edward Evans].

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1952

Seller ID: 5372


With 31 photographs by Herbert Ponting. Reprint. 284pp, illus. Cloth with dustwrapper (previously taped to the endpapers, leaving marks there and on the blurb flaps,now in protective sleeve). Edges, endpapers and early pages heavily foxed, otherwise a good clean copy. View more info

THE ANTARCTIC CHALLENGED.

By: MOUNTEVANS, Admiral Lord.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Staples Press: 1955

Seller ID: 15370


191pp, b&w photographs, map eps. Original cloth-textured papered boards (some tiny bumps on extremities) with dustwrapper (clipped, small chips from extremities, a little marking on back). Very good.. View more info

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From Edinburgh to the Antarctic : an artist's notes and sketches during the Dundee Expedition of 1892-93.

By: MURDOCH, W.G. Burn.

Price: $1,000.00

Publisher: London, Longmans Green and Co: 1894

Seller ID: 28227


With a chapter by W.S. Bruce, naturalist of the barque 'Balaena'. First edition. 8vo. xii, 364pp, 123 b&w text illustrations, full-page coloured map and folding map at rear, 32pp publisher's catalogue. Original dark green cloth, lettered in silver and decorated in silver and brown on the upper board; extremities rubbed, slight fraying at head and tail of spine, a little flecking and slight fading at foot of the upper board (a plate of some sort possibly removed); now in a clear mylar wrapper. The ink stamp (upside down) of "Coates' Library, Huddersfield" on verso of front free endpaper... View more info

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Antarctic Days.

By: MURRAY, James and George Marston.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Eccles, Norwich, Erskine Press: 2012

Seller ID: 31086


Illustrated by the Authors. Preface by Sir Ernest Shackleton. Facsimile reprint: 280 numbered copies replicating the 1913 'de luxe' edition, also of 280 numbered copies (#164 has been used for the facsimile), with a new introduction by Joe O'Farrell. x, [ii], xxii, 200pp, 4 colour illustrations, 37 black & white illustrations, facsimile of Shackleton, Murray and Marston's signatures on the half-title page. A fine clean (new) copy. ISBN 1852971142 *** First published in 1913 by Andrew Melrose, London, in deluxe and trade editions. The original adds the sub-title 'Sketches of the homely side of ... View more info

Image for The Ice : a journey to Antarctica.

The Ice : a journey to Antarctica.

By: PYNE, Stephen J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Arlington Books: 1986

Seller ID: 35128


Reprint. 428pp, 16 plates. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for A Man for Antarctica : the early life of Phillip Law.

A Man for Antarctica : the early life of Phillip Law.

By: RALSTON, Kathleen.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Hyland House: 1993

Seller ID: 15977


First edition. 236pp, b&w photographs, maps. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (spine sunned). A very good clean copy. ISBN 1875657134 View more info

Image for The Ross Sea Shore Party 1914-17.

The Ross Sea Shore Party 1914-17.

By: RICHARDS, R.W.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Huntingdon, Bluntisham Books/Erskine Press: 2003

Seller ID: 16476


Facsimile edition. First published by the Scott Polar Research Institute, as Special Publication No. 2 (Spence 969). 44pp, map, 2 plates. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. Fine (unused). ISBN 1852970774 View more info

Image for Shackleton's Forgotten Expedition : the voyage of the Nimrod.

Shackleton's Forgotten Expedition : the voyage of the Nimrod.

By: RIFFENBURGH, Beau.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Bloomsbury: 2004

Seller ID: 31563


First US edition. xxiv, 358pp, 16pp b&w illustrations. Papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good to fine clean copy. ISBN 1582344884 View more info

Scott's Last Expedition : the personal journals of Captain R.F. Scott, CVO, RN, on his journey to the South Pole.

By: Scott, Captain R.F.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 1964

Seller ID: 6892


First FS printing. 322pp, illus, ep maps. Decorated cloth in slipcase (extremities slightly rubbed). Spine slightly dulled, top edges coloured blue, others with a little spotting. Very good. View more info

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Aurora Australis.

By: SHACKLETON, E.H. (ed).

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Sydney, Bay Books: 1988

Seller ID: 7466


Facsimile reprint: xxii, 194pp. Papered boards with dustwrapper (spine slightly sunned). A very good clean copy. ISBN 1862563098 ***Facsimile of the first book printed and published in Antarctica. View more info

South : the story of Shackleton's last expedition 1914-17.

By: SHACKLETON, Sir Ernest.

Price: $10.00

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

Image for Mon Expedition au Sud Polaire 1914-17.

Mon Expedition au Sud Polaire 1914-17.

By: SHACKLETON, Sir Ernest.

Price: $485.00

Publisher: Tours, Maison Alfred Mame et Fils: [1921].

Seller ID: 33075


Traduction de M.-L. Landel. Large 4to. 380pp, b&w photographic illustrations, folding map. Pictorial cloth (the Endurance in the ice), spine decorated and lettered in gilt, all edges gilt. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for The Heart of the Antarctic : being the story of the British Antarctic Expedition 1907-1909.  With and Introduction by Hugh Robert Mill, D.Sc.  An Account of the First Journey to the South Magnetic Pole by Professor T. Edgeworth David, F.R.S.

The Heart of the Antarctic : being the story of the British Antarctic Expedition 1907-1909. With and Introduction by Hugh Robert Mill, D.Sc. An Account of the First Journey to the South Magnetic Pole by Professor T. Edgeworth David, F.R.S.

By: SHACKLETON, Sir Ernest.

Price: $950.00

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

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The Japanese South Polar Expedition 1910-12.

By: Shirase Antarctic Expedition Supporters Association (editors)

Price: $70.00

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