Polar Sale: Scott and Amundsen Centenary
30 Mar 2012, starting at 14:00 BST.

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1 AAGAARD (BJARNE) Fangst og Forskning i Sydishavet, 3 vol., FIRST EDITION, Gyldenal Norsk Forlag, 1930-1934 £1,000
US$ 1,672
AU$ 1,781
2 BENNETT (FREDERICK DEBELL) Narrative of a Whaling Voyage, 2.vol., FIRST EDITION, Richard Bentley, 1840 £1,500
US$ 2,509
AU$ 2,671
4 FRICKER (KARL) Antarktis, FIRST EDITION, Schall & Grund, 1898; and two others, including the first English edition, MacMillan, 1900 (3) £1,125
US$ 1,881
AU$ 2,003
5 HAYES (J. GORDON) Antarctica. A Treatise on the Southern Continent, 1928 £375
US$ 627
AU$ 667
6 MATTHEWS (LEONARD HARRISON) South Georgia: The British Subantarctic Outpost, FIRST EDITION, John Wright, 1931 £3,500
US$ 5,855
AU$ 6,234
7 MORRELL (BENJAMIN) A Narrative of Four Voyages, to the South Sea, North and South Pacific Ocean, Chinese Sea, Ethiopic and Southern Atlantic Ocean, Indian and Antarctic Ocean, FIRST EDITION, New York, Harper, 1832 £1,750
US$ 2,927
AU$ 3,117
8 ROSOVE (MICHAEL H.) Antarctica, 1772-1922. Freestanding Publications through 1999, 2001; Additions and corrections supplement to the Rosove Antarctic Bibliography, 2008 (2) £375
US$ 627
AU$ 667
9 SNOW (W. PARKER) A Two Year's Cruise off Tierra del Fuego, the Falkland Islands, Patagonia and in the River Plate, 2 vol., Longmans, 1857 £1,375
US$ 2,300
AU$ 2,449
10 BELLINGSHAUSEN (FABIAN GOTTLIEB von) Dvukratnyizyskaniya v yuzhnomledovitom okeane[ Two Voyages in the Antarctic Ocean...Carried out in the Corvettes 'Vostock' and 'Mirny'] Moscow, Department of Geographical Literature, 1949 £750
US$ 1,254
AU$ 1,335
11 BELLINGSHAUSEN (FABIAN GOTTLIEB von) The Voyage of Captain Bellingshausen to the Antarctic Seas 1819-1821, The Hakluyt Society, 1945 £1,000
US$ 1,672
AU$ 1,781
12 WEDDELL (JAMES) A Voyage towards the South pole, performed in the years 1822-24, FIRST EDITION, Longman, Hurst, Rees & Green, 1825 £3,875
US$ 6,482
AU$ 6,902
13 WEBSTER (WILLIAM H.R.) Narrative of a Voyage to the Southern Atlantic Ocean, 2 vol., FIRST EDITION, Richard Bentley, 1834 £750
US$ 1,254
AU$ 1,335
14 LE BRETON (LOUIS) Les Corvettes L'Astrolabe et la Zélée, aux ordres du Ct. Dumont D'Urville, dans le coup de vent du Janvier 1840. Parages de cercle Polaire Antarctique £3,000
US$ 5,018
AU$ 5,343
15 DUMONT D'URVILLE (JULES S. C.) Voyage au Pole Sud et dan l'Océanie sur les corvettes l'Astrolabe et la Zélée, exécuté par ordre du Roi pendant les années 1837-1838-1839-1840, sous le Commandement de M.J. Dumont d'Urville, Capitaine de vaisseau, 23 vol. in 12, Paris, Gide et J. Baudry, 1842-1855 £37,250
US$ 62,315
AU$ 66,351
16 DAVIS (JOHN EDWARD) A celebration (?New Years day) on the ice, illustrating the crew members (mostly dressed in blue) dancing and playing music, parading and eating at tables cut from the ice, beneath signs ("Pilgrims of the Ocean" and "Erebus and Terror"), the Royal Standard and other flags, an ice sculpture in the foreground, one of the ships in the background £16,250
US$ 27,184
AU$ 28,945
17 DAVIS (JOHN EDWARD) 'Coulman Island' showing Erebus and Terror, watercolour, 1843 £10,000
US$ 16,728
AU$ 17,812
18 ROSS (JAMES CLARK) A Voyage of Discovery and Research in the Southern and Antarctic Regions during the years 1839-43, 2 vol., FIRST EDITION, John Murray, 1847 £1,750
US$ 2,927
AU$ 3,117
19 McCORMICK (RICHARD C.) Voyages of Discovery in the Arctic and Antarctic Seas, 2 vol., FIRST EDITION, LIMITED TO 750 COPIES, 1884 £2,000
US$ 3,345
AU$ 3,562
20 MURDOCH (WILLIAM GORDON BURN) From Edinburgh to the Antarctic, FIRST EDITION, Longmans Green, 1894 £625
US$ 1,045
AU$ 1,113
21 BULL (HENRIK J.) The Cruise of the Antarctic to the South Polar Regions, FIRST EDITION, Edward Arnold, 1896 £937
US$ 1,568
AU$ 1,669
22 FUND RAISING PROGRAMME [Belgica]- "Grande Fête Vénitienne au Parc de 6 à 11 heurs du soir en faveur de l'expedition de la Belgica. 1897 Jeudi 12 Aout 1897", [1897] £1,125
US$ 1,881
AU$ 2,003
23 COOK (FREDERICK A.) Through the First Antarctic Night 1898-99, New York, Doubleday & McClure Co., 1900 £1,375
US$ 2,300
AU$ 2,449
24 LECOINTE (GEORGES) Expédition Antartique Belge, FIRST EDITION, Brussels, Oscar Schepens, 1904 £500
US$ 836
AU$ 890
25 BORCHGREVINK (CARSTEN EGEBERG) First on the Antarctic Continent...1898-1900, FIRST EDITION, George Newnes, 1901 £2,000
US$ 3,345
AU$ 3,562
26 BORCHGREVINK (CARSTEN EGEBERG) First on the Antarctic Continent, Being an Account of the British Antarctic Expedition 1898-1900, FIRST EDITION, INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR, WITH A 4-PAGE AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED ("C.E. Borchgrevink", dated New York, 14 March 1902) loosely inserted, fine copy, 1901 £2,250
US$ 3,763
AU$ 4,007
27 BERNACCHI (LOUIS C.) To the South Polar Regions. Expedition of 1898-1900, Hurst and Blackett, 1901 £937
US$ 1,568
AU$ 1,669
28 BORCHGREVINK (CARSTEN E.)] Report on the Collection of Natural History Made in the Antarctic Regions during the Voyage of the "Southern Cross" £1,187
US$ 1,986
AU$ 2,115
29 NORDENSKJÖLD (OTTO G.N.) and J.G. ANDERSSON Antarctica, or two years amongst the ice of the South Pole, New York, MacMillan, 1905 £1,500
US$ 2,509
AU$ 2,671
30 NORDENSKJÖLD (NILS OTTO GUSTAV and J.G. ANDERSSON Antarctic, två år bland sydpolens isar, FIRST EDITION, Stockholm, Albert Bonniers Forlag, 1904 £3,750
US$ 6,273
AU$ 6,679
31 ARMITAGE (ALBERT B.) Two Years in the Antarctic. Being a Narrative of the British National Antarctic Expedition, Edward Arnold, 1905 £2,500
US$ 4,182
AU$ 4,453
33 BERNACCHI (LOUIS CHARLES) Saga of the "Discovery", inscribed by the author on title, 1938 £500
US$ 836
AU$ 890
34 BRUTON GALLERIES, EXHIBITION "Discovery" Antarctic Exhibition. Bruton Galleries, 13 Bruton St., Bond St., W., 84pp, illustrations, 1904 £1,500
US$ 2,509
AU$ 2,671
35 DISCOVERY An electroplated lily pattern tea spoon retailed by Joseph Rodgers & Sons, Sheffield £1,250
US$ 2,091
AU$ 2,226
36 DISCOVERY An electroplated egg cruet, retailed by Joseph Rodger & Sons, Sheffield £6,250
US$ 10,455
AU$ 11,132
39 DOORLY (GERALD S.) In the Wake, FIRST EDITION, Sampson Low, Marsten & Co., 1936 £3,000
US$ 5,018
AU$ 5,343
40 DOORLY (GERALD S.) The Voyages of the "Morning", FIRST EDITION, Smith Elder, 1916 £2,250
US$ 3,763
AU$ 4,007
41 MARKHAM (CLEMENTS) Autograph manuscript titled "Robert Falcon Scott", 2pp., in ink, folio, [undated] £1,875
US$ 3,136
AU$ 3,339
44 MURRAY (GEORGE) The Antarctic Manual for the use of the Expedition of 1901, FIRST EDITION, Royal Geographical Society, 1901 £8,500
US$ 14,219
AU$ 15,140
45 SCOTT (ROBERT FALCON) A portrait signed "Con" in ink on the image, [c.1900]; together with a portrait of Scott in Naval uniform signed in facsimilie (2) £3,750
US$ 6,273
AU$ 6,679
46 SCOTT (ROBERT FALCON) Autograph letter signed "R.F. Scott", probably to Henry Sulivan £2,250
US$ 3,763
AU$ 4,007
47 SCOTT (ROBERT FALCON) and FRIDTJOF NANSEN Signatures of Scott and Nansen in an album presented to the lecture agent Gerald Christy, 1908 £1,000
US$ 1,672
AU$ 1,781
48 SCOTT (ROBERT FALCON) The Voyage of the 'Discovery', 2 vol., FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED BY SCOTT, 1905 £4,000
US$ 6,691
AU$ 7,124
49 SCOTT (Captain ROBERT FALCON) The Voyage of the 'Discovery', vol. 1 (of 2), AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY TO THOMAS S. WILLIAMSON, 1905 £3,250
US$ 5,436
AU$ 5,789
50 SCOTT (ROBERT FALCON) The Voyage of the 'Discovery', 2 vol., FIRST EDITION £1,500
US$ 2,509
AU$ 2,671
51 SCOTT and OFFICERS OF DISCOVERY Captain Scott with the officers of Discovery £2,000
US$ 3,345
AU$ 3,562
53 SLEDGE RUNNER An engraved German silver portion of sledge runner from a sledge used on the Western Journey of Scott's Discovery expedition, fashioned into a torc bracelet, [c.1904] £4,000
US$ 6,691
AU$ 7,124
54 WELLER (WILLIAM ISAAC, Able Seaman) Long autograph letter signed, 8 June 1903 £3,500
US$ 5,855
AU$ 6,234
56 LOG BOOKS £11,875
US$ 19,865
AU$ 21,152
57 MORNING. Six photographs together with memorablia relating to J.D. Morrison (small quantity) £750
US$ 1,254
AU$ 1,335
58 CAMERA - "Eastman Kodak Co. No. 3 Cartridge Kodak", belonging to J.D. Morrison £687
US$ 1,150
AU$ 1,224
59 POLAR MEDAL E.VII.R., bronze issue, no bar, engraved (J.D.Morrison. "Morning." 1902-4.) £3,500
US$ 5,855
AU$ 6,234
60 SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS - 1½ inch Refracting Telescope, blanket, aneroid barometer, and penguin egg (4) £1,000
US$ 1,672
AU$ 1,781
61 SONGS OF THE MORNING. Yuss"; "The North Land", words by J.D. Morrison and music by Gerald S. Doorly, manuscript on paper, [1902] £350
US$ 585
AU$ 623
62 SHACKLETON PRESENTATION Three items, belonging to Morrison, comprising: £687
US$ 1,150
AU$ 1,224
63 DRYGALSKI (ENRICH von) Zum Kontinent des eisigen Sudens, FIRST EDITION, Berlin, George Reimer, 1904 £750
US$ 1,254
AU$ 1,335
64 DRYGALSKI (ENRICH Von) Zum Kontinent des eisigen Sudens. Deutsche Südpolar Expedition fahrten des "Gauss" 1901-1903, FIRST EDITION, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY inscribed "Seinem lieben Dr. O. Schlüter freundlichst überreicht. 24 Nov. 04. Erich von Drygalski" on half-title £3,250
US$ 5,436
AU$ 5,789
65 WEGENER (GEORG) Der Südpol. Die Südpolarforschung und die deutsche Südpolar-Expedition, FIRST EDITION, Berlin, Verlag von Hermann Baetel, 1897 £1,125
US$ 1,881
AU$ 2,003
66 BROWN (R.N. RUDMOSE), R. C. MOSSMAN and J.H. HARVEY PIRIE The Voyage of the "Scotia", FIRST EDITION, William Blackwood & Sons, 1906 £725
US$ 1,212
AU$ 1,291
67 BROWN (ROBERT NEAL RUDMOSE), and others. The Voyage of the "Scotia.", PRESENTATION INSCRIPTION OF W.S. BRUCE, 1906 £1,437
US$ 2,404
AU$ 2,560
68 CHARCOT (JEAN-BAPTISTE) Journal de l'expédition Antarctique Française, 1903-1905, FIRST EDITION, Paris, Ernest Flammarion, 1906 £2,250
US$ 3,763
AU$ 4,007
70 SHACKLETON (ERNEST HENRY) £1,375
US$ 2,300
AU$ 2,449
71 SHORE PARTY The signatures of all sixteen members of the the shore party on paper headed "The British Antarctic Expedition 1907-1909" £1,875
US$ 3,136
AU$ 3,339
73 MURRAY (JAMES) AND GEORGE MARSTON Antarctic Days. Sketches of the Homely side of Polar Life by two of Shackleton's Men, Andrew Melrose, 1913 £6,250
US$ 10,455
AU$ 11,132
74 SHACKLETON (ERNEST HENRY) The Heart of the Antarctic. Being the Story of the British Antarctic Expedition 1907-1909, 3 vol. (including "The Antarctic Book Winter Quarters 1907-09"), LIMITED TO 300 COPIES, WITH SIGNATURES OF ALL THE SHORE PARTY, 1909 £12,500
US$ 20,911
AU$ 22,265
75 SHACKLETON (ERNEST HENRY) The Heart of the Antarctic, being the Story of the British Antarctic Expedition 1907-1909, Philadelphia, J.P. Lippincott, 1909 £937
US$ 1,568
AU$ 1,669
76 SHACKLETON (ERNEST HENRY) The Antarctic Book. Winter Quarters 1907-1909 [supplement to The Heart of the Antarctic], FIRST EDITION, ONE OF 300 COPIES SIGNED BY EVERY MEMBER OF THE SHORE PARTY £6,250
US$ 10,455
AU$ 11,132
77 CAMPBELL GLACIER. 'Rough surface on Campbell Glacier', silver gelatin print, signed by Frank Wild, Griffith Taylor and Raymond Priestley £1,062
US$ 1,777
AU$ 1,892
78 NIMROD - SHACKLETON (ERNEST HENRY) The Bill of Sale for the Nimrod by Shackleton, 1911 £7,500
US$ 12,546
AU$ 13,359
79 CHARCOT MEDAL JEAN-BAPTISTE CHARCOT MEDAL £1,375
US$ 2,300
AU$ 2,449
80 CHARCOT (JEAN-BAPTISTE) Le Pourquoi-pas? Dans l'Antarctique: Journal de la Deuxième Expédition ai Pole Sud, 1908-1910, FIRST EDITION, Paris, Ernest Flammarion, 1910 £625
US$ 1,045
AU$ 1,113
81 CHARCOT (JEAN-BAPTISTE) The Voyage of the "Why Not?" in the Antarctic, FIRST EDITION, New York, Hodder & Stoughton, 1911 £437
US$ 731
AU$ 779
82 AMUNDSEN (ROALD) Portrait, head and shoulders in fine clothes, with hat, INSCRIBED AND DATED (Rome, January 1917) BY AMUNDSEN on the image £4,000
US$ 6,691
AU$ 7,124
83 AMUNDSEN (ROALD) Sydpolen. Den Norske Sydpolsfærd med Fram 1910-1912, 2 vol., FIRST EDITION, Kristiania, Jacob Dybwads Forlag, 1912 £3,000
US$ 5,018
AU$ 5,343
84 AMUNDSEN (ROALD) The South Pole. An Account of the Norwegian Antarctic Expedition in the "Fram" 1912-1912, John Murray, 1912 £2,000
US$ 3,345
AU$ 3,562
85 AMUNDSEN (ROALD) The South Pole. An Account of the Norwegian Antarctic Expedition in the "Fram" 1910-1912, New York, Lee Keedick, 1913 £2,000
US$ 3,345
AU$ 3,562
86 AMUNDSEN (ROALD) Au Pole sud expedition du "Fram" 1910-1912, Paris, Librairie Hachette et Cie, 1913 £937
US$ 1,568
AU$ 1,669
87 AMUNDSEN (ROALD) Die Eroberung des Südpols, 1910-1912, 2 vol., FIRST EDITION, Munchen, J. F. Lehmann, 1912 £625
US$ 1,045
AU$ 1,113
88 AMUNDSEN (ROALD) A pair of waterproof matchbox bags with aluminium screw-lids (length 220mm.) as supplied for the expedition to the South Pole, together with nine boxes of matches (7 "Nitedals Taendstikfabrik, Christiana", 2 "Haldens Electric") £10,000
US$ 16,728
AU$ 17,812
89 AMUNDSEN MEDAL ROALD AMUNDSEN MEDAL £1,875
US$ 3,136
AU$ 3,339
90 AMUNDSEN (ROALD) Three Norwegian silver spoons, and a silver plaque, commemorating various events from Amundsen's career as a polar explorer, including his arrival at the South Pole (4) £1,750
US$ 2,927
AU$ 3,117
91 AMUNDSEN (ROALD) Three Norwegian silver spoons, commemorating various events from Amundsen's career as a polar explorer, including his arrival at the South Pole, various sizes £1,625
US$ 2,718
AU$ 2,894
92 SHORT (RICHARD) 'Terra Nova' leaving Cardiff, 15 June 1910 £16,250
US$ 27,184
AU$ 28,945
93 TERRA NOVA HILLSDON (W.) A view of the Terra Nova in a drydock in Lyttelton, New Zealand, 1910 £1,500
US$ 2,509
AU$ 2,671
94 TERRA NOVA - Rigging plan, [c.1910] £3,125
US$ 5,227
AU$ 5,566
95 TERRA NOVA A Dunn Bennett bone china plate from the ward room of the Terra Nova £3,750
US$ 6,273
AU$ 6,679
97 TERRA NOVA An electroplated cruet set from the Terra Nova wardroom, by Walker & Henderson, Sheffield, [c.1900] £7,250
US$ 12,128
AU$ 12,913
98 TERRA NOVA HALF MODEL A important Builder's half model of the Polar Exploration Barque Terra Nova, Dundee, 1885 £10,000
US$ 16,728
AU$ 17,812
99 BOWERS (HENRY ROBERTSON) Manuscript hydrographic map drawn by Bowers, extending from the Arctic Circle to the Antarctic; and 2 other items signed by Bowers £812
US$ 1,359
AU$ 1,447
100 BOWERS (HENRY ROBERTSON) Commission appointing Bowers to position of Sub-Lieutenant in the Royal Indian Marine, 1905 £1,125
US$ 1,881
AU$ 2,003
101 BOWERS (HENRY ROBERTSON, 'Birdie') £1,500
US$ 2,509
AU$ 2,671
102 BOWERS (HENRY ROBERTSON) Log of the Loch Torridon, kept by Bowers on a voyage from London towards Adelaide, 1902 £1,000
US$ 1,672
AU$ 1,781
103 BOWERS (HENRY ROBERTSON, 'Birdie') Souvenir miniature lifebelt of the Loch Torridon enclosing a pencil and watercolour view of the ship £375
US$ 627
AU$ 667
104 BOWERS (HENRY ROBERTSON, 'Birdie') £1,500
US$ 2,509
AU$ 2,671
105 BOWERS (HENRY ROBERTSON, "Birdie") Draft memorandum notes relating to the march to the Pole, [1911]; and 3 other items by Bowers (4) £9,375
US$ 15,683
AU$ 16,699
107 BOWERS (HENRY ROBERTSON) Bowers' naval sword from his service in the Royal Indian Marine £7,500
US$ 12,546
AU$ 13,359
109 BOWERS (HENRY ROBERTSON 'Birdie') The Polar Party and their sledge; and a note (2) £2,750
US$ 4,600
AU$ 4,898
112 BOWERS (ALEXANDER) Autograph letter signed to [James] Talboys Wheeler, Secretary to the Chief Comissioner of British Burma, 1870; and another manuscript £350
US$ 585
AU$ 623
113 BOWERS (ALEXANDER) Bhamo Expedition. Report on the Practicability of Re-opening the Trade Route, between Burma and Western China, Rangoon, 1869 £750
US$ 1,254
AU$ 1,335
114 BOWERS (ALEXANDER) Autograph manuscript of an address to "The Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce Glasgow", [c.1870] £525
US$ 878
AU$ 935
116 CHERRY-GARRARD (APSLEY) Cherry-Garrard's copy of an off-print from The Ibis, entitled "Ornithological Results of the Scottish National Antarctic Expedition - III. On the Birds of the Weddell and adjacent Seas, Antarctic Ocean" £562
US$ 940
AU$ 1,001
117 CHERRY-GERRARD (APSLEY) The Worst Journey in the World. Antarctic 1910-1913, 2 vol., FIRST EDITION, Constable & Co., 1922 £23,750
US$ 39,731
AU$ 42,304
118 CHERRY-GARRARD (APSLEY) The Worst Journey in the World. Antarctic 1910-1913, 2 vol., Constable & Co., 1922 £18,750
US$ 31,366
AU$ 33,398
119 CHERRY-GARRARD (APSLEY) Winsor & Newton Sketchbook, 1913 £1,375
US$ 2,300
AU$ 2,449
120 CHERRY-GARRARD (APSLEY GEORGE BENET) Mount Erebus, and another unidentified topographical view presumed to be Antarctic, [c.1932] (2) £2,750
US$ 4,600
AU$ 4,898
121 DEBENHAM (FRANK) Album of photographs, and inscribed copies (3) £5,000
US$ 8,364
AU$ 8,906
122 DEBENHAM (FRANK) British (Terra Nova) Antarctic Expedition 1910-1913, FIRST EDITION, Harrison & Sons, 1923 £525
US$ 878
AU$ 935
123 DEBENHAM (FRANK) British (Terra Nova) Antarctic Expedition 1910-1913, FIRST EDITION, Harrison & Sons, 1923 £200
US$ 334
AU$ 356
124 EVANS, LASHLY and CREAN Group portrait on Terra Nova of Evans with the two men who saved him on the return from the Beardmore Glacier, after parting from the Polar Party £775
US$ 1,296
AU$ 1,380
125 EVANS (EDWARD R.G.R., later Lord Mountevans)Postcard of Terra Nova at Lyttleton, signed, mentioning a sledge party to lay depots, [1912] £1,375
US$ 2,300
AU$ 2,449
126 EVANS (EDWARD R. G. R.) South with Scott, FIRST EDITION, W. Collins, 1921 £1,750
US$ 2,927
AU$ 3,117
127 TERRA NOVA An electroplated silver six slice toast rack £4,375
US$ 7,318
AU$ 7,792
128 TERRA NOVA A collection of Dunn Bennett bone china from the ward room of the Terra Nova, comprising a plate (diameter 220mm.), a bowl (diameter 125mm.), and a tea cup (diamter 80mm.); and a saucer (4) £8,125
US$ 13,592
AU$ 14,472
129 TERRA NOVA Entrée dish £5,000
US$ 8,364
AU$ 8,906
130 TERRA NOVA A collection of flatware from the Terra Nova, comprising three forks (one table, two types of dessert), two spoons (one table, one tea); and 2 knives (7) £2,750
US$ 4,600
AU$ 4,898
131 TERRA NOVA "Menu - June 22nd 1911. Winter Quarters. Cape Evans" £7,500
US$ 12,546
AU$ 13,359
132 TERRA NOVA Stilton scoop, from the Terra Nova £3,375
US$ 5,645
AU$ 6,011
133 WILSON (ORIANA) Autograph letter signed ("yours gratefully Oriana Wilson"), to F.J. Hooper, writing to "thank you for the part you took in the finding of the tent with the three bodies in it - I am more grateful to you than I can say for that journey...", acknowledging Hooper's friendship to Edward Wilson "I know on the ship ...how well you looked after him - I shall always be grateful to you for all that you did for him in life", hoping that they may have a minute to meet before her departure from New Zealand on 6 March, and wishing "you will always count me as a friend in the place of Dr. Wilson..." £6,875
US$ 11,501
AU$ 12,246
134 WILSON (EDWARD A.) Portrait of Edward A. Wilson, standing half-length, in Antarctica, [1911]; and a christmas card signed by Hooper (2) £750
US$ 1,254
AU$ 1,335
135 SLEDGING MAP A finely executed map showing the major geological features between Ross Island and the South Pole £6,000
US$ 10,037
AU$ 10,687
136 SCOTT (ROBERT FALCON) The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, INSCRIBED TO SCOTT, [c.1910] £3,500
US$ 5,855
AU$ 6,234
137 LEVICK (GEORGE MURRAY) The celebrated group photograph taken by Dr. Murray Levick of the Northern Party outside the ice cave in which they has survived the Antarctic winter £4,375
US$ 7,318
AU$ 7,792
138 LEVICK (GEORGE MURRAY) A pair of finnesko belonging to Levick; a full-length portrait of Levick laden with camera and instrument cases, with skis and wearing finnesko £2,500
US$ 4,182
AU$ 4,453
139 LEVICK (GEORGE MURRAY) George M. Levick's surgeon kit, made by Down Brothers, containing most of its original contents, including silver and nickel plated scapels, forceps, bistouries, clamps, scissors, a syringe, silk, and more £6,250
US$ 10,455
AU$ 11,132
142 MCKENZIE (EDWARD ARCHIBALD) Pewter kitchen baluster pepper pot from the Terra Nova; and cabinet portrait (2) £1,875
US$ 3,136
AU$ 3,339
143 MCKENZIE (EDWARD. A.) Sheet signed by ten members of the Terra Nova; and a portrait of McKenzie £525
US$ 878
AU$ 935
145 OATES (LAWRENCE EDWARD GRACE) "A Very Gallant Gentleman," Captain Oates leaving the tent £937
US$ 1,568
AU$ 1,669
147 PONTING (HERBERT GEORGE) "Midnight in the Antarctic Summer" £8,750
US$ 14,637
AU$ 15,585
148 PONTING (H.G.) "Midnight Sun in McMurdo Sound", blue carbon print, [1911] £10,000
US$ 16,728
AU$ 17,812
149 PONTING (HERBERT GEORGE) "The Freezing of the Sea", [1911] £15,000
US$ 25,093
AU$ 26,718
150 PONTING (HERBERT G.) "The Castle Berg", large carbon print, [c.1912] £5,000
US$ 8,364
AU$ 8,906
151 PONTING (HERBERT GEORGE) "The Terra Nova at the Ice-Foot, Cape Evans" £13,750
US$ 23,002
AU$ 24,492
152 PONTING (HERBERT GEORGE) "Summertime, the Opening-up of the Ice" £6,875
US$ 11,501
AU$ 12,246
153 PONTING (HERBERT GEORGE) "The Southern Party" £4,375
US$ 7,318
AU$ 7,792
154 PONTING (HERBERT GEORGE) "Commander Evans Observing and Occulation of Jupiter" £4,000
US$ 6,691
AU$ 7,124
155 PONTING (HERBERT GEORGE) A collection of 22 images from the Terra Nova expedition £2,750
US$ 4,600
AU$ 4,898
156 PONTING (HERBERT GEORGE) "Mr. Day & the motor sledge £2,750
US$ 4,600
AU$ 4,898
159 PONTING (HERBERT GEORGE) "Return of 1st Party to Winter Quarters from Hut Point, April 1911" £2,750
US$ 4,600
AU$ 4,898
161 PONTING (HERBERT) "Captain Scott's Birthday Dinner", [1911] £3,500
US$ 5,855
AU$ 6,234
162 PONTING (HERBERT G.) "Cavern in an Iceberg", fine carbon print, [c.1912] £11,250
US$ 18,819
AU$ 20,038
163 PONTING (HERBERT) The Great White South, FIRST EDITION, Duckworth, 1921 £525
US$ 878
AU$ 935
164 PONTING (HERBERT G.) The Great White South or With Scott in the Antarctic, eighth impression, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY, 1928 £525
US$ 878
AU$ 935
165 PONTING (HERBERT GEORGE) £350
US$ 585
AU$ 623
167 PONTING (H.G.) With Captain Scott in the Antarctic, lecture programme,[c.1914] £250
US$ 418
AU$ 445
168 POSTAL HISTORY Victoria Land. 1911, 1/2d. deep green, and 1d. carmine, each overprinted "Victoria Land", stamped "British Antarctic Exped. NZ 1.30PM, Ja. 18/13", each mounted on Expedition paper with the expedition emblem "British Antarctic Expedition Terra Nova R.Y.S." in a band surrounding a penguin standing on the Pole, fine; with bibliography (3) £1,062
US$ 1,777
AU$ 1,892
169 PROGRAMMES - POLAR LECTURES A collection of eleven programmes for lectures, exhibitions and film showings relating to Polar expeditions led by Shackleton, Scott, Amundsen and Nansen (11) £1,875
US$ 3,136
AU$ 3,339
170 PRIESTLEY (RAYMOND E.) Antarctic Adventure: Scott's Northern Party, FIRST EDITION, Fisher Unwin, 1914 £1,375
US$ 2,300
AU$ 2,449
171 SCOTT (ROBERT FALCON) Autograph Letter Signed, 4 pages, 8vo, March 16, 1912, to Edgar Speyer £163,250
US$ 273,098
AU$ 290,787
173 SCOTT (ROBERT FALCON) Reciept signed, with autograph note, 1910 £1,875
US$ 3,136
AU$ 3,339
175 SCOTT MEMORIAL PLAQUE An embossed and engraved commemorative silver plaque, headed "Antarctic Expedition", with four scenes from the "Terra Nova" expedition quartered on a central rectangular area (a dog sledge moving across the ice away from the Terra Nova; Scott's polar party preparing to man-haul a sledge; the five man party at the Pole; memorial and burial place of Scott, Wilson and Bowers), with a central "boss" of the ship's cat 'Nigger', within a wide border of decorative scroll work bearing the names those who reached the Pole and a polar flag within a frame of laurel leaves, the cornerpieces with medallion portraits of Scott, his wife Kathleen, their son Peter, and another view of the Scott monument £6,250
US$ 10,455
AU$ 11,132
176 SCOTT MEMORIAL PLAQUE An embossed and engraved bronzed copper commemorative plaque, headed "Antarctic Expedition", with four scenes from the "Terra Nova" expedition quartered on a central rectangular area £625
US$ 1,045
AU$ 1,113
177 SCOTT (ROBERT FALCON) Scott's Last Expedition, 2 vol., FIRST EDITION, CAROLINE OATES'S COPY, 1913 £2,250
US$ 3,763
AU$ 4,007
178 SCOTT (ROBERT FALCON) Scott's Last Expedition, 2 vol., FIRST EDITION, dust-jackets, Smith Elder, 1913 £2,750
US$ 4,600
AU$ 4,898
179 SCOTT (ROBERT FALCON) Scott's Last Expedition, 2 vol. FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED BY KATHLEEN SCOTT to Clements Markham, 1913 £4,000
US$ 6,691
AU$ 7,124
180 SCOTT (ROBERT FALCON) Scott's Last Expedition, 2 vol., FIRST EDITION, Smith Elder, 1913 £3,125
US$ 5,227
AU$ 5,566
181 SCOTT (ROBERT FALCON) Typed letter signed ("R.F. Scott"), to Sir Archibald Geikie, petitioning his help in persuading the New Zealand government to allow the geologistMackintosh-Bell to join the Expedition, 7 January, 1910 £2,750
US$ 4,600
AU$ 4,898
184 SCRAPBOOK A scrapbook assembled in the years after 1912 by Miss Joyce Collins £1,250
US$ 2,091
AU$ 2,226
185 SIMPSON (GEORGE CLARKE) Scott's Polar Journey and the Weather, FIRST EDITION, Clarendon Press, 1926 £812
US$ 1,359
AU$ 1,447
188 TAYLOR (GRIFFITH) With Scott: The Silver Lining, New York, Dodd, Mead & Co., 1916 £1,125
US$ 1,881
AU$ 2,003
189 WILSON (E.) 11 reproductions of his Antarctic watercolours, letter from Oriana Wilson, and other items (small qty) £3,250
US$ 5,436
AU$ 5,789
190 WILSON (EDWARD ADRIAN) A print of Mount Erebus £375
US$ 627
AU$ 667
191 WILSON (EDWARD) Sketch of a fantastic pressure ridge, 1911; together with 2 ALS, primus stove, aneroid barometer, and typescript ms with notes by EW (small quantity) £3,250
US$ 5,436
AU$ 5,789
192 WILSON (EDWARD ADRIAN) An Antarctic vista with Emperor penguins in the foreground, [c.1911] £6,875
US$ 11,501
AU$ 12,246
193 WILSON (EDWARD A.) 'The Crippetts' with a kestrel in the foreground, watercolour £1,125
US$ 1,881
AU$ 2,003
195 FILCHNER (WILHELM) Zum sechsten Erdteil. Die zweite Deutsche Südpolar-Expedition, FIRST EDITION, Berlin, Ullstein, 1922 £562
US$ 940
AU$ 1,001
196 DAVIS (JOHN KING) With the "Aurora" in the Antarctic 1911-1914, FIRST EDITION, Andrew Melrose, 1919 £1,125
US$ 1,881
AU$ 2,003
198 MAWSON (DOUGLAS) The Home of the Blizzard. Being the Story of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914, 2 vol., FIRST EDITION, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY inscribed in both volumes, 1915 £2,750
US$ 4,600
AU$ 4,898
199 MAWSON (DOUGLAS) The Home of the Blizzard, 2. vol., William Heinemann, 1915 £1,250
US$ 2,091
AU$ 2,226
200 MAWSON (DOUGLAS) The Home of the Blizzard. Being the Story of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914, 2 vol., fine copy, Philadelphia, 1915 £1,500
US$ 2,509
AU$ 2,671
201 HURLEY (FRANK) Argonauts of the South, New York, Putnam's, 1925 £750
US$ 1,254
AU$ 1,335
203 MARSTON (GEORGE E.) 'Sunset Elephant Island - from the lookout point Sunset and no relief in sight' £11,250
US$ 18,819
AU$ 20,038
206 SHACKLETON (ERNEST HENRY) South. The Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition 1914-1917, FIRST EDITION, William Heinemann, 1919 £2,500
US$ 4,182
AU$ 4,453
208 SHACKLETON (ERNEST HENRY) South. The Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition 1914-17, FIRST EDITION, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY TO FRANK WORSLEY inscribed "To Wuzzles from the Boss in memory of all he is and did in the old Antarctic days, Ernest Shackleton, 21st. Nov. 1919", with Worsley's bold ownership inscription "Commander F.A. Worsley" on the half-title, several passages marked in pencil, and one map annotated in ink £22,500
US$ 37,639
AU$ 40,077
209 WORSLEY (FRANK A.) Endurance. An Epic Polar Adventure, FIRST EDITION, Philip Allan, 1931 £2,000
US$ 3,345
AU$ 3,562
210 SHACKLETON (ERNEST HENRY) The Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, prospectus, [1914]; with accompanying typed letter £4,000
US$ 6,691
AU$ 7,124
212 BAGSHAWE (THOMAS W.) Two Men in the Antarctic. An Expedition to Graham Land 1920-1922, Cambridge University Press, 1939 £812
US$ 1,359
AU$ 1,447
213 DINNER AT LISBON. Signed menu, Pass for Quest and Poem, 1921 £1,625
US$ 2,718
AU$ 2,894
214 SHACKLETON (ERNEST HENRY) South. The Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition 1914-17, fourth impression, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY, SIGNATURES OF SEVERAL QUEST MEMBERS, 1920; and 4 photos, one signed by Shackleton £1,750
US$ 2,927
AU$ 3,117
215 WILKINS (GEORGE HUBERT) A collection of approximately of 110 images (including a handful of duplicates), recording the voyage of the Quest to South Georgia, Shackleton's grave, Quest's voyage south from South Georgia, members of the expedition at the Shackleton cairn on South Georgia £1,875
US$ 3,136
AU$ 3,339
216 WILKINS (GEORGE HUBERT) A collection of approximately 70 images (including duplicates) recording the visit of Quest to Tristan da Cuhna (including Gough and possibly Nightingale or Inaccessible islands), 1922 £1,750
US$ 2,927
AU$ 3,117
217 WILD (FRANK) Shackleton's Last Voyage, FIRST EDITION, Cassells, 1923 £625
US$ 1,045
AU$ 1,113
218 WILKINS (GEORGE H.) Series of 8 autograph letters signed, 1921-1922 £5,625
US$ 9,409
AU$ 10,019
220 CHRISTENSEN (LARS) My Last Expedition to the Antarctic 1936-1937, Oslo, Johan Grundt Tanum, 1938 £1,187
US$ 1,986
AU$ 2,115
221 CHRISTENSEN (LARS) My Last Expedition to the Antarctic 1936-1937, Oslo, Johan Grundt Tanum, 1938 £350
US$ 585
AU$ 623
222 RITSCHER (ALFRED) Deutsche Antarktische Expedition 1938/39 mit dem Flugzeugstutzpunkt der Deutschen Lufthansa, A.G.MS, "Schwabenland", Kapitan A. Kottas. 2 vol., FIRST EDITION, Leipzig, Koehler & Amelang, 1942 £3,750
US$ 6,273
AU$ 6,679
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