[BROWN, R[obert] N[eal] Rudmore; R. C. Mossman; J.H. Harvey Pirie].

The voyage of the "Scotia"

£850

The voyage of the “Scotia”
being a record of a voyage of exploration in Antarctic seas.
London, Blackwood, 1906

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Description

“An outstanding account” – Rosove.

Scarce variant binding. An account of the Scottish Antarctic Expedition 1902-1905, written for the general public by Rudmore Brown and two other members of the scientific staff. The text substantiates the important events, supplies a day-to-day look at life on the expedition, and describes many of the most interesting scientific findings. Included are stimulating accounts of Funchal, Gough Island, and Cape Town.

Description

First edition. 8vo., xxiv, 375pp., 39 plate leaves containing 105 photographs and 1 map, 2 folding maps, original greyish blue-green cloth lettered in black, white endpapers, corners bumped, an excellent copy.

Bibliography

Taurus 51; Rosove 50.A1e

 

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