Lot 315 of 435:
Scott's Last Expedition 1st Edition  

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Title:
Scott's Last Expedition

Author:
Scott, R[obert] F[alcon]

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Dodd, Mead and Company

Date:
1913

Description:

2 volumes. xxiv, 443; ix, [3], 376 pp. Arranged by Leonard Huxley. With a Preface by Sir Clements Markham. Profusely illustrated with plates (some in color; several folding) from drawings by Edward A. Wilson, photographs by Herbert G. Ponting, etc.; 8 maps (most folding). (8vo) original cloth, spines gilt-lettered, top edges gilt. First American Edition.

Scott's final, fateful & fatal journey in quest of the South Pole. Vol. I contains Captain Scott's journals; Vol. II contains the reports of the journeys and the scientific work undertaken by Dr. E.A. Wilson and the surviving members of the expedition.


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Condition:
A bit of light wear to cloth, spines a bit sunned; interiors solid; very good or better.


 
Item number:
290891
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