Lot 493: Author: Scott, Captain Robert F.; Title: The Voyage of the 'Discovery'; Place Published: London; Publisher: Macmillan and Co.; Date Published: 1905; Description: 2 volumes. xii, , 410; vii, , 387. Profusely illustrated with numerous plates and folding maps at rear of each volume. (8vo) 18.5x11.5 cm (7 ¼x5½"). Decorative green cloth with gilt lettering. First Edition Thus.Scott's account of his first attempt on the South Pole. Condition: Moderate wear to cloth, traces of library call numbers on spine, no ex-libary markings to interiors; some browning at endpapers, some tape on maps; else very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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