Polar II; India and Beyond, Travel and Photography

4 Dec 2012, starting at 11:00 GMT.

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AFRICA - CONGO An unusual album comprising approximately 170 views of tree plantations in the Belgian Congo, and 30 actual samples of wood, [c.1925-1930]; and 2 boxes of negatives (3)

AFRICA - RUWENZORI MOUNTAINS SELLA (VITTORIO) Two mountain views, one of Mount Stanley with Bujuku Lake in the foreground, the other showing the head of the Mobuku Valley and a glacier, [c.1905] (2)

AFRICA An album containing a number of views in Africa, most notably Victoria Falls, and a number of equine photographs in India, specifilcally Ooty, compiled by a member of Magdalen College, Oxford, and including some good views of Oxford colleges and the city, 1900 and later

ARGENTINA An album of 40 aerial photographs (and a further one loose)

AUSTRALIA - SYDNEY A group of 13 views of Sydney, the majority from the Kerry studio, [c.1885]; together with 5 views in Cape Town, South Africa, and 20 continental views (30)

BERMUDA A collection of 30 views, 3 of which by J.H. Frith of St. Georges (printed on verso of mounts), [1860s]

BRITISH ISLES - ORKNEY. A very good album comprising 30 images by the Dundee photographer James Valentine, [c.1885]

BAKU - OIL Four views of Baku, three showing the oil wells, one the port

CHILE and GUATEMALA An album containing 6 views in Chile and Guatemala, with one in Brazil, with other good views in Italy, compiled by a Naval Officer, 1889-1902

CHILE and PERU - WAR OF THE PACIFIC An album of views of towns and battlefields in Chile, and including views in Peru, Ecuador and Brazil, [c.1879-80]

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