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Lot 257: ERNEST SHACKLETON: «The British Antarctic Expedition, 1907-9», 1909 | Publisher's wrappers

Est: kr6,000 NOK - kr12,000 NOKSold:
SD | AuctionsJune 15, 2024Oslo, Norway

Item Overview

Description

The British Antarctic Expedition, 1907-9.
London: 1909. Pp. 1-4 (advertisements), 5-22 (catalogue), 23-24 (advertisements), photographic portrait of Shackleton. Publisher’s stencilled wrappers, sewn as issued. Photograph of ”Nimrod” mounted to upper wrapper.
Minor chipping to mounted photo on upper wrapper. Some foxing.

VERY SCARCE!

Taurus 62.
Exhibition catalogue. Shackleton achieved the first substantial attack on the South Pole during this journey of exploration, turning back less than 100 miles from his destination; and he returned a hero to the British public. In order to profit from the excitement, an exhibition of artefacts and pictures (partially for display and partially for sale) was hastily mounted. Today, the catalogue remains a primary reference for the artefacts brought back from Shackleton’s most successful expedition.

6 000 – 12 000 NOK € 510-1,025

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Auction Details

Toward the Poles | Accounts of Polar Exploration

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June 15, 2024, 11:00 AM CET

Bygdøy Allé 67, Oslo, , 0265, NO

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