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SOUTH WITH SCOTT - Polar Exploration by  Admiral Edward R. G. R Evans - Hardcover - Later Printing - 1921 - from W. Fraser Sandercombe and Biblio.com

SOUTH WITH SCOTT - Polar Exploration

by Evans, Admiral Edward R. G. R

Condition: Very Good/Good Only


London: Collins, 1921. 318 pp. Collins Library of Classics edition. Burgundy cloth lettered in gilt on the spine; gray illustrated endpapers; illustrated with black and white plates and a fold-out map. Wear on the corners of the dustjacket with chipping at the head and foot of the spine; price intact; no interior markings. The Chapters are: South Polar Expedition - Outfit and Aims; Voyage of the Terra Nova; Assembling of Units - Departure from New Zealand; Through Stormy Seas; Antarctica - Through the Pack Ice to Land; Settling Down to the Polar Life; Arrangements for the Winter; The Winter Closes In; Preliminary Explorations; Spring Depot Journey; Preparations and Plans for the Summer Season; Southern Journey - Motor Sledges Advance; The Barrier Stage; On the Beardmore Glacier and Beyond; Return of the Last Supporting Party; The Pole Attained - Scott's Last Marches; The Second Winter - Finding of the Polar Party; Adventures of the Northern Party; and Narrative of the Terra Nova.. Later Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Good Only. 16mo.
  • Bookseller: W. Fraser Sandercombe CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 204540
  • Title: SOUTH WITH SCOTT - Polar Exploration
  • Author: Evans, Admiral Edward R. G. R
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Good Only
  • Edition: Later Printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Collins
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1921
  • Keywords: polar exploration adventure; robert falcon scott; edward r.g.r. evans; edward adrian wilson; polar regions; antarctic;
  • Bookseller catalogs: History - Exploration;
  • Subjects: HISTORY / Expeditions & Discoveries;
  • Size: 16mo

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