London: Royal Society, 1908. Hardcover. Important Antarctic content which includes: I. Tidal Observations in the Antarctic Regions, 1902-1903 including Observations of the "Discovery" by George Darwin, and Observations of the "Scotia" by F. J. Selby, J. de Graaff Hunter, George Darwin. II. Pendulum Observations III. III. Earthquakes and other Earth Movements recorded in the Antarctic Regions, 1902-1903. IV. Antarctic Observations of Aurora, 1902-1903. V. Antarctic Magnetic Observations, 1902-1904 incl. Introductory Statement by L. C. Bernacchi; Reduction of the Absolute and Relative Observations by L.W.P. Chetwynd; Hourly Values of Declination, Horizontal Force… and Magnetic Observations of the "Scotia" 1902-1904.
4to, 192 pp, 21 plates (including beautiful ones of the aurora); 1 folding map. Some lithographic plates by Edward Wilson. Original red gilt publishers cloth spine head and tail chipped, spine cracked outside hinge. Good + condition. Item #14863