PONTING (HERBERT) Le voyage du Captiaine Scott au Pôle Sud. Album...; and 3 issues of Petit Journal (4)
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PONTING (HERBERT) Le voyage du Capitaine Scott au Pôle Sud. Album...; and 3 issues of Petit Journal (4)
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PONTING (HERBERT)
Le voyage du Capitaine Scott au Pôle Sud. Album réservé exclusivement aux consommateurs de la margarine "ERA" aux fruits d'Orient, 240 illustrations by Herbert Ponting, all pasted in the album, captioned in French and Flemish, publisher's green wrappers, gilt lettered on covers, a few creases, oblong folio, [Brussels, Vanden Bergh's Ltd, c.1930]; together with 2 supplementary issues of "Le Petit Journal" and one of "Le Petit Parisien", each with a fine colour-printed pictorial upper cover depicting: Wellman polar expedition setting up on the ice, 1894; Nansen on skies next to his dogs on the ice, 1897; the Nordenskiold expedition, 1903 (4)

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  • A scarce illustrated trade catalogue, complete with 12 series of photographs (240 in total) by Herbert Ponting. See illustration overleaf.
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