an excellent illustrated history of Capt. Scott’s famous ship ‘Discovery’.
400 pages. ISBN 1852271175 .
very good condition hardback in the dust-jacket.
small mark on spine from removal of label.
Jones, TristanBodley Head, 1980
by Miles Smeeton
Rupert Hart-Davis, 1960
eventful voyaging in the Smeeton’s ketch Hang
Rupert Hart-Davis, 1950.
from Norway to Australia via the Panama Canal in the converted Norwegian pilot cutter ‘Teddy’.
introduction by Arthur Ransome. Mariners Library Edition (no. 5).
translated from the Norwegian by Ethel Harriet Hearn
London, Longmans, Green & Co., 1904
1st UK edition. 2 volumes. ppxvi 496, xii 504. illustrated with 62 plates from photos, four maps in the text plus two folding maps in pocket at end of volume
one of the great pieces of Arctic exploration literature from the early 20th century, being a record of Sverdrup’s second expedition in the ship ‘Fram’ undertaken in 1898 to 1902