Books, Atlases, Manuscripts and Photographs

19 Mar 2014, starting at 13:00 GMT .

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POLAR JOYCE (ERNEST) Autograph letter signed ("Ernest E Joyce") on "British Antarctic Expedition 1907" headed paper ("I suppose you have read by the papers all the news of the expedition. If not before you will by the time you get this"), 3 February, 1908

POLAR PONTING (HENRY GEORGE) Captain Oates in the "Terra Nova", [1910]

POLAR PONTING (HERBERT GEORGE) The Terra Nova at the ice foot, [1911]

POLAR SHACKLETON (ERNEST HENRY) Autograph note signed ("E.H. Shackleton") giving the coordinates of his farthest south, the point that the Nimrod Expedition reached on January 9th, 1909, October 1910

POLAR SHACKLETON (ERNEST HENRY) Presentation signature ("Ernest H. Shackleton") on a postcard, written below a mounted photograph of Shackleton cut from a newspaper, (2)

QUEEN MARY and GEORGE V Papers of Jean Marie Claude Barlerin MVO, Comptroller of Supply at the Treasurer's Office of the Household of the King, residing at Engine Court, St James's Palace, St James's, Windsor, Balmoral and elsewhere, c.1910-1934

BANKING, ECONOMICS and POLITICS – HANKEY & SIMOND PAPERS Collection of manuscripts and printed ephemera relating to the Simond and Hankey families and to the Simond & Hankey Bank and their successors including Thomson Hankey & Co,

BARROW (JOHN) Travels in China, Containing Descriptions, Observations, and Comparisons, Made and Collected in the Course of a Short Residence at the Imperial Palace of Yuen-Min-Yuenk, and on a Subsequent Journey through the Country from Pekin to Canton, T. Cadell and W. Davies, 1804

BELL (JOHN, publisher) The Poets of Great Britain Complete from Chaucer to Churchill, 109 vol., Edinburgh, at the Apollo Press, [for John Bell], [1778-1784]

BIBLE, in Mongolian [The Gospel of St. Matthew],, bound with 3 others, [St. Petersburg, Russian Bible Society, 1819-21

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