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SCOTT'S LAST EXPEDITION
Written by Robert Falcon Scott. Illustrated by Herbert G. Ponting.
Stock no. 2128746
Published by Folio Society. 2nd 2012. Fine condition.

The Journals of Captain R.F. Scott. Blue pictorial cloth, black title to spine. B/w photos. 82 b/w photos plus 7 line drawings. Slip case is better than very good - just some light fading to edges.
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THE LOST PHOTOGRAPHS OF CAPTAIN SCOTT
Written by David M. Wilson.
Stock no. 2128616
Published by Little, Brown. 1ST 2011. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781408703007. Heavy bump to base of spine. Light bumping along cover edges. Contents are Fine!
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ENDEAVOUR THE SHIP AND THE ATTITUDE THAT CHANGED THE WORLD
Written by Peter Moore.
Stock no. 2128086
Published by Chatto & Windus. 1st 2018. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, silver title to spine. The author sets out to explore the different lives of the remarkable ship. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 9781784740900. Bump to base of spine. Rear panel of wrapper is a bit wrinkled with some wear.
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CAPTAIN COOK'S VOYAGES 1768-1779
Written by Captain Cook; Glyndwr Williams.
Stock no. 1816687
Published by Folio Society. 1998. Fine condition.

Elaborately decorated blue cloth with gilt. Colour illustrations. Top edge blue. Selected and introduced by Williams. Second printing. Contained in publisher's black slipcase which is scuffed.
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THE TUDOR VENTURERS
Written by Richard Hakluyt; John Hampden.
Stock no. 1816623
Published by Folio Society. 1st 1970. Very good condition.

Selected from: The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffics and Discoveries of the English Nation, made by Sea or Over Land and edited by John Hampden. Black leather spine with blue decoration. Wood veneer covers. B/w illustrations. Leather spine rubbed. Contents fine. Contained in publisher's blue slipcase with blue leather top and tail which is rubbed, worn and split, paper sides are mottled.
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SCOTT'S LAST EXPEDITION
Written by Robert Falcon Scott. Illustrated by Herbert G. Ponting.
Stock no. 2127847
Published by Folio Society. 2009. Nearly fine condition.

The Journals of Captain R.F. Scott. Blue pictorial cloth, black title to spine. B/w photos. 82 b/w photos plus 7 line drawings. Small bump to top of spine, whcih is lightly browned. Slip case is very good; bumping to edges.
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THE ANTARCTIC VOYAGE OF HMAS WYATT EARP
Written by Phillip Law.
Stock no. 2127726
Published by Allen & Unwin. 1st 1995. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

In the summer of 1947-48 Australia's first Antarctic exploration since Mawson voyages of 1929-31 were undertaken in a small, old, decrepit wood ship. B/w photos. ISBN: 1863738037. Foxing to prelims and endpapers. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks.
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THOMAS BAINES AND THE NORTH AUSTRALIAN EXPEDITION
Written by Russell Braddon.
Stock no. 2127044
Published by Collins; Royal Geographical Society. 1st 1986. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large square format. Colour illustrations. Published in association with the Royal Geographical Society. ISBN: 0002175452. A few white marks to covers. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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TO THE ENDS OF THE EARTH
Written by Ranulph Fiennes.
Stock no. 2126631
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Story of the Transglobe Expedition 1979-82. Colour photos. ISBN: 0340252774. SIGNED by author to title page. Wrapper is edge-creased with a browned spine.
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THE QUEST FOR THE NORTHWEST PASSAGE
Written by Glyn Williams.
Stock no. 2126044
Published by Folio Society. 2007. Fine condition.

Blue/green pictorial boards. Endpapers are maps. Colour plates. 614 pages. Slip case is better than very good; a few marks and light scuffs.
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MAPPING THE WORLD
Written by Peter Whitfield.
Stock no. 2125781
Published by Folio Society. 2000. Fine condition.

Large format. Green cloth boards with an elaborate decoration in gilt to front, gilt title to spine. Brown pictorial endpapers depicting maps. Colour and b/w illustrations. Slip case depicts maps; near fine.
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BARRIER OF SPEARS DRAMA OF THE DRAKENSBERG
Written by Ro Pearse.
Stock no. 1609926
Published by Southern Book Publishers. 1989. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. New Edition. The story of the mountainous Natal Drakensburg in South Africa. B/w and colour photos. ISBN: 1868120805. Board edges scuffed. Wrapper has a few marks to rear panel.
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