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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.

Description:
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

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