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46 RUSSIAN EXPLORING EXPEDITION, 1819-1821. BELLINGSHAUSEN (FABIAN GOTTLIEB von) The Voyage of Captain Bellingshausen to the Antarctic Seas 1819-1821, 2 vol., The Hakluyt Society, 1945 £937
US$ 1,575
€1,137
47 ROYAL NAVY EXPLORING EXPEDITION, 1839-1843. ROSS (Sir JAMES CLARK) A Voyage of Discovery and Research in the Southern and Antarctic Regions, 2 vol., FIRST EDITION, 1847 £2,000
US$ 3,361
€2,426
48 DUNDEE WHALING EXPEDITION, 1892-1893 BURN MURDOCH (WILLIAM GORDON) A view of three ships, one presumed from the Dundee Whaling Expedition, with icebergs and penguins in the foreground, [c.1892] £1,125
US$ 1,890
€1,364
51 BRITISH ANTARTIC EXPEDITION, 1898-1900. BORCHGREVINK (CARSTEN EGEBERG) First on the Antarctic Continent, FIRST EDITION, 1901 £875
US$ 1,470
€1,061
55 KOETTLITZ (REGINALD) - JACKSON-HARMSWORTH EXPEDITION Autograph journals of Reginld Koettlitz for the years 1895 and 1896 documenting his life and work in Franz Josef Land, 3 vol., Franz Josef Land, 1895-1896 £23,750
US$ 39,919
€28,812
58 KOETTLITZ (REGINALD) - DISCOVERY An electroplated silver pocket compass presumed to have accompanied Koettlitz on the Discovery expedition, undated £3,250
US$ 5,462
€3,942
59 KOETTLITZ (REGINALD) - MATCHBOX An engraved German silver portion of a sledge runner fashioned into a matchbox, [1903] £2,625
US$ 4,412
€3,184
60 KOETTLITZ (REGINALD) - SLEDGE RUNNER An engraved German silver portion of a sledge runner fashioned into a teaspoon, [1903] £1,750
US$ 2,941
€2,123
63 KOETTLITZ (REGINALD) - DISCOVERY LIBRARY [DODGSON (CHARLES LUTWIDGE)] "Lewis Carroll" Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, 1899; Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There, 1901, Macmillan (2) £2,250
US$ 3,781
€2,729
64 KOETTLITZ (REGINALD) and ROBERT FALCON SCOTT The Voyage of the Discovery, 2 vol. AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY TO REGINALD KOETTLITZ, first edition, Smith Elder, 1905 £5,625
US$ 9,454
€6,823
66 BERNACCHI (LOUIS) Papers of Louis 'Bunny' Bernacchi, physicist on Scott's Discovery Expedition £13,750
US$ 23,111
€16,680
67 BERNACCHI and BORCHGREVINK - JOE'S SLED-DOG COLLAR £8,750
US$ 14,707
€10,615
68 DISCOVERY - STATIONERY A collection of blank Discovery Expedition stationery, bearing the blue printed expedition logo, "Discovery Antarctic Expedition 1901," in a band surrounding a penguin on the pole, comprising 8 bifolio sheets, 3 with some discolouration at edges, 8vo (210 x 135mm), and 4 envelopes (95 x 120mm.) [c.1901] (12) £687
US$ 1,155
€834
70 DISCOVERY GILLETT (EDWARD FRANK) A sketch entitled "The Return of the Discovery" showing the ship in dock, Scott and fellow Officers and "Eskimo dogs on the forecastle", [1904] £2,000
US$ 3,361
€2,426
71 MURRAY (GEORGE, editor) The Antarctic Manual for the Use of the Expedition of 1901... with a Preface by Sir Clements R. Markham... Presented to the Expedition and Issued by the Royal Geographical Society, 1901 £2,250
US$ 3,781
€2,729
72 SCOTT (ROBERT FALCON) Royal Geographical Society silver medal 1902-1904, of the type presented to Captain Scott and members of the British National Antarctic Expedition, [c.1904] £1,750
US$ 2,941
€2,123
73 SCOTT (ROBERT FALCON) Autograph letter signed ("R.F.Scott") to the removals company, Pickford Ltd. ("Sir"), requesting that his goods from the Discovery be delivered to his new address at 56 Oakley Street, Chelsea: "I should like you to unpack and place the things in a room in the house in much the same order in which they were in my cabin onboard the Discovery...carpet, chair etc.--", Oct 13th [1904]; Oct 13th, [c.1904]; together with a blank Discovery expedition envelope (3) £1,625
US$ 2,731
€1,971
74 WATERMAN (JOHN WILLIAM, A.B.) Private log of Able Seaman Waterman in S.S. Discovery..., 1901-1904; with his tool pouch and a certificate signed twice by Captain Scott £3,500
US$ 5,882
€4,246
75 SOUTH POLAR TIMES. SHACKLETON (ERNEST HENRY), LOUIS C. BERNACCHI and APSLEY CHERRY-GARRARD, editors. South Polar Times, 2 vol. only, PRESENTATION COPY, Smith, Elder & Co., 1907 £3,500
US$ 5,882
€4,246
76 NIMROD EXPEDITION, 1907-1909. MURRAY (JAMES) and GEROGE MARSTON. Antarctic Days, limited edition, 1913 £3,500
US$ 5,882
€4,246
77 NIMROD EXPEDITION, 1907-1909. An unopened tin of Coleman's Mustard, [1907] £350
US$ 588
€424
79 SHACKLETON (ERNEST HENRY) Postcard signed ("E.H. Shackleton"), with three one penny King Edward VII Land stamps; and a portrait postcard £525
US$ 882
€636
80 AMUNDSEN (ROALD) - FLASKS A pair of flasks, marked "Aero Special" on the cup and engraved "Gute Fahrt. Glass und Metallwerke Ernst Jensen A.G. Berlin" on body of flask, (2) £3,000
US$ 5,042
€3,639
81 AMUNDSEN (ROALD) - DIPLOMA An honorary diploma bestowed upon Amundsen by the town of Tønsberg, 23rd April 1907 £1,250
US$ 2,101
€1,516
82 AMUNDSEN (ROALD) NANSEN (FRIDTJOF) Paa Ski over Grønland, SIGNED BY ROALD AMUNDSEN, Kristiania, H. Aschehoug, 1890 £2,125
US$ 3,571
€2,577
83 AMUNDSEN (ROALD) - HORLICKS. A container of Horlick's malted milk, in original printed paper wrapper, packed for the Amundsen Ellsworth North Pole Expedition £1,250
US$ 2,101
€1,516
84 AMUNDSEN (ROALD) - MATCHCASE A waterproof matchbox bag with aluminium screw lid (length 220mm.) as supplied for the expedition to the South Pole, together with 6 boxes of matches ("Nitadels Tændstikfabrik, Oslo"), [c.1911] (7) £4,000
US$ 6,723
€4,852
87 AMUNDSEN (ROALD) - BROOCH A gold pin brooch with an unidentified black, collet set stone to the centre, presumed to have been taken by Amundsen from the South Pole £1,250
US$ 2,101
€1,516
88 AMUNDSEN (ROALD) Au Pole Sud. Expedition du "Fram" 1910-1912, 1913 £337
US$ 567
€409
90 AMUNDSEN (ROALD) Souvenir of Lecture: "How We Reached the South Pole", SIGNED BY AMUNDSEN on the photographic portrait of him on the title, 1912 £875
US$ 1,470
€1,061
92 BOWERS (HENRY ROBERTSON, 'Birdie') Long autograph letter signed ("Henry"), to his sister May [later Lady Maxwell], written from Rangoon on board the Dufferin, 1907 £1,250
US$ 2,101
€1,516
95 CHERRY-GARRARD (APSLEY GEORGE BENET) The Worst Journey in the World. Antarctic 1910-1913, 2 vol., 1922 £1,375
US$ 2,311
€1,668
97 EVANS (EDWARD R.G.R., later Lord Mountevans) 'Teddy Evans'. Autograph letter signed ("Yours very sincerely/ Edward R.G.R Evans") to Captain Scott's sister Grace, 1913 £4,375
US$ 7,353
€5,307
98 PONTING (HERBERT GEORGE) "Sunset in the South Pacific Ocean", [1911] £2,375
US$ 3,991
€2,881
99 PONTING (HERBERT GEORGE) Capt L.E.G. Oates at the stable door, Winterquarters Hut, August 30th 1911, toned silver bromide print, 1911 £10,625
US$ 17,858
€12,889
100 PONTING (HERBERT GEORGE) "Seals basking on pancake ice", [1911] £1,625
US$ 2,731
€1,971
101 PONTING (HERBERT GEORGE) "The 'Terra Nova' in McMurdo Sound", [1911] £3,750
US$ 6,303
€4,549
103 PONTING (HERBERT GEORGE) "Captain Oates & Ponies", [1910] £6,000
US$ 10,084
€7,278
105 PONTING (HERBERT GEORGE) "Mount Erebus and Iceberg", [8th October 1911] £5,000
US$ 8,404
€6,065
106 PONTING (HERBERT GEORGE) and HENRY ROBERTSON BOWERS Three volumes associated with Ponting's film, a presentation inscription from Kathleen Scott, and a vintage print by Bowers at the South Pole (3) £3,125
US$ 5,252
€3,791
107 PONTING (HERBERT GEORGE) The Great White South or With Scott in the Antarctic, PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED BY APSLEY CHERRY-GARRARD, Duckworth, [1921]; and one other (2) £625
US$ 1,050
€758
108 PONTING (HERBERT) Le voyage du Capitaine Scott au Pôle Sud. Album...; and 3 issues of Petit Journal (4) £350
US$ 588
€424
109 SCOTT (ROBERT FALCON) Captain Robert Falcon Scott, R.N. C.V.O. F.R.G.S., photogravure portrait, 1912 £500
US$ 840
€606
111 SCOTT (ROBERT FALCON) and 'TEDDY' EVANS. Scott's Last Message, SIGNED BY TEDDY EVANS, [c.1918] £475
US$ 798
€576
116 STONE (BERNARD, Leading Stoker R.N.), S.Y. Terra Nova, Antarctica, 24 Jan 1913 £625
US$ 1,050
€758
117A TERRA NOVA DUNN (C.A.) A view of the Terra Nova returning to Lyttelton with flag at half mast, [c.1912 or later] £6,000
US$ 10,084
€7,278
118 TERRA NOVA - GOLD CLIP A custom made gold clip of the Terra Nova emblem, stamped 9ct on verso, engraved with "British Antarctic Expedition Terra Nova R.Y.S." in a band surrounding a penguin on the pole, on a hide strap presumed to be pony skin, with two engraved ferrules at either end, attached to which are two clips on short chains, stamped "S.P.&S" and "gold plated", 20 x 255mm. [c.1913] £1,125
US$ 1,890
€1,364
119 TERRA NOVA An electroplated silver ladle by Walker & Hall £1,250
US$ 2,101
€1,516
120 TERRA NOVA An electroplated silver dessert spoon and a fork by Walker & Hall (2) £625
US$ 1,050
€758
121 WILSON (EDWARD ADRIAN) An Antarctic mountain scene at sunset, [1911?] £7,750
US$ 13,026
€9,401
124 WILSON (EDWARD) and others. Autograph album compiled by Mrs E.W. Sexton at the Plymouth Marine Laboratory, c.1910-1915 £3,125
US$ 5,252
€3,791
126 MAWSON (DOUGLAS) Autograph letter signed ("Douglas Mawson"), to Mr Horne, written just before being set ashore at Commonwealth Bay, 1912 £3,500
US$ 5,882
€4,246
129 ENDURANCE EXPEDITION, 1914-1917. SHACKLETON (ERNEST HENRY) South, fine presentation inscription from Shackleton, 1920 £2,375
US$ 3,991
€2,881
130 SHACKLETON-ROWETT EXPEDITION, 1921-1922. Collection of 15 signatures of members of the Shackleton-Rowett Expedition, comprising: Frank Wild etc. £625
US$ 1,050
€758
131 SHACKLETON-ROWETT EXPEDITION, 1921-1922. A signed portrait of Shackleton, inscribed in ink "Miss P.J. Pierce with regards from E.H. Shackleton Sept. 17th 1921 £1,375
US$ 2,311
€1,668
132 SHACKLETON-ROWETT EXPEDITION, 1921-1922. An unopened bottle of Champagne Cognac as supplied for the Endurance and Quest expeditions £1,000
US$ 1,680
€1,213
133 SHACKLETON-ROWETT EXPEDITION, 1921-1922. WILKINS (GEORGE HUBERT) Studio portrait by Martin Vos, INSCRIBED TO THE PHOTOGRAPHER, [1930] £200
US$ 336
€242
134 BYRD ANTARCTIC EXPEDITION, 1929 HAAGGENSEN (FREDERICK HANS) The Ship City of New York at the Ice Barrier, Antarctic. Commander Byrd's Expedition, 1929 £475
US$ 798
€576
135 SOUTH GEORGIA and THE FALKLANDS. LÖNNBERG (EINAR) Contributions to The Fauna of South Georgia. I. Taxonomic and Biological Notes on Vertebrates, vol.40, no.5, AUTHOR'S PRESENTATION COPY, & Stockholm, Almqvist, 1906; and 2 others (3) £812
US$ 1,365
€985
136 POLAR AUTOGRAPHS - An autograph album containing the signatures of approximately 20 members of polar expeditions £687
US$ 1,155
€834

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