Arctic & Antarctic.

25221 COX, Lynne ;
SOUTH WITH THE SUN, Roald Amundsen His Polar Expeditions and The Quest of Discovery
Knopf, new York,2011.

8vo. pp. xvii + 291 with 56 b/w. illustrations = 2 maps.Original tan quarter cloth hardcover

ISBN 9780 307 593405

Fine copy in fine dust wrapper.
 

$25.00 AUD

South With The Sun. Roald Amundsen by Lynne Cox

24230 GIAEVER , John :
THE WHITE DESERT. The Official Account of The Norwegian British Swedish Antarctic Expedition .
with contributions by Gordon De Q,Robin , E.F.Roots, Walter Schytt & Brian Walford. Translated by E.M.Huggard
Chatto & Windus , London, 1954

Royal 8vo. pp. 304.,illustrated, a little offsetting from endpapers, some slight aging to paper else Very Good hardcover in repaired now protected dust wrapper

$45.00 AUD

The White Desert by John Giaever

 

24248 PRESTON , Diana :
A FIRST RATE TRAGEDY Robert Falcon Scott and the Race to the South Pole.
Howard Mifflin, Boston, 1998.

8vo. pp.xiii + 3p. maps + 269. illustrated, bibliography , index. Very Good hardcover in Very Good dust wrapper.
ISBN 0395933498

$24.00 AUD

24256 MAWSON , Sir Douglas ;
THE HOME OF THE BLIZZARD ,Being the story of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition 1911- 1914.
Hodder & Stoughton , London,,1930

First Edition of the Popular Edition .Royal 8vo. pp.xxxi + 438 , index , folding maps, diagrams,photographic illustrations mainly by Frank Hurley and Douglas Mawson. Spine a little faded, scattered foxing, some uniform tanning of paper ,else  a Very Good clean tight copy of this iconic work.
Mawson took the Aurora to the Antarctic in 1911 on a scientific expedition .

$120.00 AUD

The Home of The Blizzard by Douglas Mawson

24263 MOSS , Sarah :
SCOTT’S LAST BISCUIT The Literature of Polar Exploration
Signal Books , Oxford ,2006

paperback. pp.xii + 251. illustrated. Very Good

$40.00 AUD

 

Scott’s Last Biscuit by Sarah Moss

 

25259 SAVOURS, Ann :
THE VOYAGES OF THE DISCOVERY. The Illustrated History of Scott’s Ship.
Chatham Publishing, London, 2001. 4to. pp.160,many black & white & colour illustrations & maps.

Original navy blue cloth hardcover in pictorial dust wrapper.A Very Good copy
ISBN 1 86178149 X

$38.00 AUD

The Voyages of The Discovery The Illustrated History of Scott’s Ship by Ann Savours

24239 (2)24239

 

24239 SHACKLETON Sir Ernest :
THE HEART OF THE ANTARCTIC. Being The Story of The British Antarctic Expedition 1907 – 1909.
William Heinemann, London, 1909.

2 Volumes 4to. Under backed new spines,original boards with silver decorated cloth illustration. Two volumes in thick 4to Frontispiece pp. xlviii + 372;, frontispiece pp xv + 419; plus 12 color plates, 194 plates, three folding maps and one folding panorama two views-, plus the two aforementioned frontispieces. 3 maps and panoramas in rear of the volumes, some scattered pale foxing else Very Good set.
Account of the British Antarctic expedition of 1907-1909 which successfully extended exploration farthest south.

$1100.00 AUD

THE HEART OF THE ANTARCTIC. Being The Story of The British Antarctic Expedition 1907 – 1909 by E.H.Shackleton

25157 SMITH,D.Murray:
ARCTIC EXPEDITIONS FROM BRITISH AND FOREIGN SHORES From The Earliest Times to The Expedition of 1875-1876
Charles H.Calvert,Southampton,1877.

Large heavy 4to. pp.xvii +824+ 26 lithographed plates,[2 in colour ] plus 2 folding tinted maps, Original full morocco both stamped in blind and in gilt, this copy has been expertly rebacked and resewn,a.e.g., a slight water stain to foreedge [see illustration] otherwise

A Very Good Copy.

$1100.00 AUD

Arctic Expeditions From British & Foreign Shores From the Earliest Times to The Expedition of 1875-1876 by D.Murray Smith.

25336 STRATHIE, Anne:
BIRDIE BOWERS. Captain Scott’s Marvel
The history Press, Gloucestershire, 2012

8vo. pp.224 + 37 colour and black and white illustrations + 9 maps. Original dark blue hardcover in pictorial dust wrapper. A Fine Copy.
ISBN 9780752460031

$30.00 AUD

Bidie Bowers. Captain Scott’s Marvel by Anne Strathie

25222 TYSON, George E.;
ARCTIC EXPERIENCES, Aboard The Doomed Polaris Expedition and Six Months Adrift on an Ice Floe.
Cooper Square Press, 2002.

8vo. pp.486 + ads Many b/w illustrations.Reprint of the original 1874 edition. Original quarter cloth with papered boards and pictorial dust wrapper

A fine copy in a fine dust wrapper.
 

$45.00 AUD

Arctic Experiences Aboard The Doomed Polaris Expedition by George E.Tyson

24253 WILSON , David S. :
THE LOST PHOTOGRAPHS OF CAPTAIN SCOTT .Unseen Images From The Legendary Antarctic Expedition.
Little Brown, New York,2011

First Edition 4to.pp.191. Very Good hardcover in Very Good dust wrapper

  One of history’s greatest adventures,captured on film by the legendary explorer Captain R F Scott ,himself,and rediscovered a hundred years after his death. “Had we lived,I should have had a tale to tell of the hardihood,endurance, and courage of my companions” Captain.R.F.Scott.

$45.00 AUD

The Lost Photographs of Captain Scott by David Wilson

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