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2 edition of Scott"s last expedition ... found in the catalog.

Scott"s last expedition ...

Vol. I. Being the journals of Captain R.F. Scott, R.N., C.V.O. Vol. II. Being the reports of the journeys & the scientific work undertaken by Dr. E.A. Wilson and the surviving members of the expedition

by Robert Falcon Scott

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Published by Smith, Elder & Co. in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementarranged by Leonard Huxley; with a preface by Sir Clements R. Markham ... With photogravure frontispieces, 6 original sketches in photogravure by Dr. E.A. Wilson, 18 coloured plates (16 from drawings by Dr. Wilson), 260 full-page and smaller illustrations, from photographs taken by Herbert G. Ponting and other members of the expedition; panoramas and maps .
ContributionsHuxley, Leonard, 1860-1933
Classifications
LC ClassificationsG850 1910 .S41 1914
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24599520M

  The haunting sledging journals of Tryggve Gran, in which the young Norwegian explorer details his discovery of the frozen body of Captain Scott in the Antarctic, have sold for £, Buy Captain Scott's Last Expedition (): Diaries, 26 November March NHBS - Robert Falcon Scott, Amberley Publishing.

  Scotts-Last-Expedition-vol2 Call-number Scotts-Last-Expedition-vol2 Foldoutcount 0 Identifier ScottslastexpedIIScot Identifier-ark ark://t1fj61p5p Identifier-bib Scotts-Last-Expedition-vol2 Ocr ABBYY FineReader Pages Possible copyright status Public domain. The BHL considers that this work is no longer under copyright protection. Scott's First Antarctic Expedition by Robert Falcon Scott, Ross MacPhee (Introduction), Fridtjof Nansen (Preface) The Great White South: Travelling with Robert F. Scott's Doomed South Pole Expedition by Herbert Ponting. Scott's Last Expedition: The Journals of .

Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://t3pw1rr80 Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet Archive Python library New Yotk: Dodd, Mead and Company, sep 22 Two vols. xxiv, ; xiv, pp. Color and b/w plates, some folding. First American edition of the definitive work on this star-crossed expedition, published the same year as the London edition.


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