Printed Books, Maps & Documents
Travel & Atlases including a Private Library of Polar Exploration
Herbert George Ponting (1871-1935). "The Southern Party", , carbon print, showing Captain Scott and other members of the ill-fated British Antarctic Expedition.
Photographed before leaving for the Great Ice Barrier, in January, 1911, to lay depots of provisions for the Polar Party the ensuing year. (Left to right) P.O. Crean, P.O. Keohane, Lt. Gran, Capt. Scott, P.O. Forde, Mr. Meares, Mr. Cherry-Garrard, Capt. Oates, Dr. Atkinson; sitting Dr. Wilson and Lt. Bowers'. Estimate £700-1000