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Scott"s last expedition ... Vol. I. Being the Journals of Captain R. F. Scott, R. N., C. V. O. Vol II. Being the reports of the journeys and the scientific work undertaken by Dr. E. A. Wilson and the surviving members of the expedition, arranged by Leonard Huxley; with a preface by Sir Clements R. Markham ... With photogravure frontispieces, 6 original sketches in photogravure by Dr. E. A. Wilson, 18 coloured plates (16 from drawings by Dr. Wilson), 260 full page and smaller illustrations from photographs taken by Herbert C. Ponting and other members of the expedition, panoramas and maps ... by Robert Falcon Scott

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Published by Dodd, Mead and company in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Antarctica,
  • South Pole

Subjects:

  • Terra Nova (Ship),
  • Antarctica -- Discovery and exploration -- British,
  • South Pole -- Discovery and exploration -- British

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsHuxley, Leonard, 1860-1933.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsG850.1910 .S42
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6562460M
LC Control Number13025345
OCLC/WorldCa1522514

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