London: Royal Society, 1908. Hardcover. The maps in this are spectacular. The first is a folding colored lithograph, "Chart of the Antarctic Ocean" … by Captain R.F. Scott, Commanding the "Discovery". The last is a beautiful colored lithograph in 4 parts (3 folding) of "Chart of the Antarctic Ocean… showing Sledge Journeys from "Discovery" in Winter Quarters", with all the sledging journeys noted in color. Mild ex lib (none on maps or plates).
4to, xiv, 548pp, xiv plates of views, some lithographic, some photographic. Original red gilt publishers cloth spine head and tail chipped, some splits, spine a bit marked; deaccessed from King's College Library London, with lib stamps. Good + condition. Item #14862