WILSON (EDWARD ADRIAN) and HENRY R. 'BIRDIE' BOWERS 'Winter Journey - Dr. Wilson, Apsley Cherry-Garrard & Lieutenant H. R. Bowers, Midwinter 1911'
Lot 15
WILSON (EDWARD ADRIAN) and HENRY R. 'BIRDIE' BOWERS 'Winter Journey - Dr. Wilson, Apsley Cherry-Garrard & Lieutenant H. R. Bowers, Midwinter 1911'
Sold for £3,120 (US$ 5,007) inc. premium

Lot Details
WILSON (EDWARD ADRIAN) and HENRY R. 'BIRDIE' BOWERS
'Winter Journey - Dr. Wilson, Apsley Cherry-Garrard & Lieutenant H. R. Bowers, Midwinter 1911', transcript of Bowers' account of the Winter journey, on 16 numbered sheets, written in ink on recto only, secured by metal hasp, 4to, [undated]

Footnotes

  • We are grateful to the Scott Polar Research Institute for the suggestion that this manuscript may be in the hand of Bowers' mother, or possibly Captain Oates' wife.

Saleroom notices

  • Please note that the footnote should read "Captain Oates' mother" and not his "wife".
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