Travel & Exploration

1 Feb 2017, starting at 13:00 GMT .

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SHACKLETON (ERNEST HENRY) Menu held for the British Antarctic Expedition dinner held at the Canterbury Club, Christchurch, SIGNED BY SHACKLETON, WILD, MAWSON, PRIESTLEY, MARSTON, EDGEWORTH DAVID, ENGLAND, 30 December 1907

SHACKLETON (ERNEST HENRY) "Luncheon Menu. British Antarctic Expedition. United Service Hotel, Christchurch", SIGNED BY SHACKLETON AND EIGHTEEN OTHER MEMBERS OF THE BRITISH ANTARCTIC EXPEDITION, 3 April 1909, 8vo (2)

SHACKLETON (ERNEST HENRY) Autograph letter signed ("Ernest Shackleton") and letter signed ("EH Shackleton"), to Harry Dunlop, Chief Engineer of the Nimrod, Crown Chambers, Regent Street, "Saturday" and 25 February 1911

SHACKLETON (ERNEST HENRY) "South Polar Dinner given by John Howard Mcfadden. June 13. 1913" Oddenino's Imperial Restaurant, 13 June 1913

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"), FIRST EDITION, NUMBER 211 OF 300 COPIES WITH SIGNATURES OF ALL THE SHORE PARTY MEMBERS, ADDITIONALLY INSCRIBED BY SHACKLETON on front free endpaper of volume 1 "To my good friend/Auguste Oddenino from the author with sincerest regards. Ernest Shackleton", William Heinemann, 1909

BOWERS (HENRY ROBERTSON, 'BIRDIE') Autograph letter signed ("Henry"), to his mother, written as the Northbrook reaches the Irrawaddy Delta, "Northbrook", Rangoon River, 15 January 1909

SHACKLETON (ERNEST HENRY) Souvenir programme "Sir Ernest Shackleton to give his Popular Lecture entitled "Nearest the South Pole"" at the Music Hall, Chester, SIGNED TWICE BY SHACKLETON Music Hall, Chester, 21 February 1910

SHACKLETON (ERNEST HENRY) Autograph letter signed ("Ernest H. Shackleton") to Miss Florence Maclaren, President of the Royal Stock & Motor Company, Quebec, thanking her for the donation of five pounds, with autograph envelope and letter from Miss Maclaren donating the money, Buckingham, 8 June 1910

ATKINSON (EDWARD LEICESTER) Autograph letter signed ("your affectionate brother Leicester"), to his sister Merial, reporting from aboard ship that he was en route for Cape Crozier, having "lost two ponies and two dogs and a lot of deck cargo" due to a "very heavy blow" Ross Sea, 31 December 1910

PONTING (HERBERT GEORGE) "Captain Oates and Siberian Ponies" on board Terra Nova, [1910]

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