Patrick Pollak

Antiquarian and Rare Books, Manuscripts, Images and
Related Items


 Click on an image to enlarge it. Click an enlarged image to view the previous/next image. 

SCOTT, Captain Robert F.
The Voyage of the 'Discovery'.

With 260 Full-Page and Smaller Illustrations by DR. E. A. WILSON and Other Members of the Expedition, Photogravure Frontispieces, 12 Coloured Plates in Facsimile from Dr. Wilson's Sketches, Panoramas and Maps.

pp. xix, (i), 556, (i). Photogravure frontispiece of the Discovery, 118 photographic illustrations on 84 plates, 7 coloured plates, 1 double-page plate, 1 single-page map, 1 folding chart in pocket of rear board, 16 text illustrations; xii, 508. Photogravure frontispiece of Scott, 123 photographic illustrations on 82 plates, 5 coloured plates [with six illustrations], 4 double-page plates, 1 sinhgle-page map, 1 folding chart in pocket of rear board. Original blue cloth, each with a heavy gilt device on the front board, uncut and with v.II partially unopened, top edges gilt, spine ends and some corners a little bruised, joints intact, a small tear in the lower margin of the rear end-paper in v.II where it has stuck to the rear paste-down and a corresponding tear on the latter, a little foxing at the ends and in the occasional margin, a little rubbing on the surface of the cover devices, a ring-mark on the front cover of v.I, first few leaves v.I faintly creased at the top corners.

Smith, Elder, & Co. London.

Date Published: 1905. Second impression. 2 volumes. 8vo.

Stock No. 62207

Price: 485.00