Bonhams. The Polar Sale. Scott & Amundsen Centenary. 30 March 2012.

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188 pages. illustrated. The sale comprised 222 lots from the following expeditions: 1819-1821 Fabian von Bellinghausen. Russian Exploring Expedition (Vostok and Mirnyi) 1-11; 1822-1824 James Weddell. Sealing Voyage (Jane and Beaufoy) 12; 1828-1830 William Webster. Royal Navy Exploring Expedition (Chanticleer) 13; 1837-1840 Jules Dumont d'Urville. French Exploring Expedition (Astrolabe and Zelee) 14-15; 1839-1843 James Clark Ross. Royal Navy Exploring Expedition (Erebus and Terror) 16-19; 1892-1893 Dundee Whaling Voyage (Balena, Active, Diana, and Polar Star) 20; 1893-1895 Leonard Kristensen. Norwegian Whaling Voyage (Antarctic) 21; 1898-1899 Adrien de Gerlache. Belgian Antarctic Expedition (Belgica) 22-24; 1898-1900 Carsten Borchgrevink. British Antarctic Expedition (Southern Cross) 25-28; 1901-1904 Otto Nordensjkold. Swedish Antarctic Expedition (Antarctic) 29-30; 1901-1904 Robert Falcon Scott. British National Antarctic Expedition (Discovery) 31-54; Property of the heirs of J.D.Morrison 55-62; 1901-1903 Erich von Drygalski. German National Antarctic Expedition (Gauss) 63-65; 1902-1904 William Bruce. Scottish National Antarctic Expedition (Scotia) 66-67; 1903-1905 Jean-Baptisie Charcot. French Antarctic Expedition (Francais) 68; 1907-1909 Ernest Shackleton. British Antarctic Expedition (Nimrod) 69-78; 1908-1910 Jean-Baptiste Charcot. Second French Antarctic Expedition (Pourquot-pas?) 79-81; 1910-1911 Roald Amundsen. Norwegian South Pole Expedition (Fram) 82-91; 1910-1913 Robert Falcon Scott. British Antarctic Expedition (Terra Nova) 92-194; 1911-1913 Wilhelm Filchner. Second German Antarctic Expedition (Deutschland) 195; 1911-1914 Douglas Mawson. Australian Antarctic Expedition (Aurora) 196-200; 1914-1917 Ernest Shackleton. Imperial Trans-Antarctica Expedition (Endurance) 201-210; 1920-1922 John Cope. British Imperial Antarctic Expedition 211-212; 1912-1922 Ernest Shackleton. Shackleton-Rowett Expedition (Quest) 213-218; 1933-1935 Richard Byrd. Second Antarctic Expedition 219; 1936-1937 Lars Christensen. Ninth Antarctic Expedition 220-221; 1938-1939 Alfred Ritscher. Third German Antarctic Expedition (Schwabenland) 222.

Title: Bonhams. The Polar Sale. Scott & Amundsen Centenary. 30 March 2012.

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Categories: Travel and Exploration, Antarctica, Arctica,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Bonhams 1793: 2012

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Fine

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9 - 12" tall

Seller ID: 010121