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The Resource Aurora australis. : [Published at the winter quarters of the British Antarctic expedition, 1907, during the winter months of April, May, June, July 1908. Illustrated with lithographs and etchings;, by George Marston

Aurora australis. : [Published at the winter quarters of the British Antarctic expedition, 1907, during the winter months of April, May, June, July 1908. Illustrated with lithographs and etchings;, by George Marston

Label
Aurora australis. : [Published at the winter quarters of the British Antarctic expedition, 1907, during the winter months of April, May, June, July 1908. Illustrated with lithographs and etchings;
Title
Aurora australis.
Title remainder
[Published at the winter quarters of the British Antarctic expedition, 1907, during the winter months of April, May, June, July 1908. Illustrated with lithographs and etchings;
Statement of responsibility
by George Marston
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC/ICU
Citation location within source
304
Citation source
Rosove, M.H. Antarctica, 1772-1922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
G850 1907
LC item number
.A8
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Aurora australis. : [Published at the winter quarters of the British Antarctic expedition, 1907, during the winter months of April, May, June, July 1908. Illustrated with lithographs and etchings;, by George Marston
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title within ornamental border, with vignette in colors. At head of title: 1908-09
  • The first book ever printed in the Polar regions; ed. by E. H. Shackleton. Loose sheets laced in wooden covers, made of packing-cases which contained the provisions. Only 90 copies printed
Contents
The ascent of Mount Erebus; T.W.E. David.--Midwinter night; Nemo.--Trials of a messman; a messman.--A pony watch; Putty.--Southward bound; Lapsus Linguæ.--An interview with an emperor; A.F.M.--Erebus; Nemo.--An ancient manuscript; Shellback.--Life under difficulties; J. Murray.--Bathybia; D. Mawson
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
6 p.l., [151] p.
Lccn
13012986
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy: In Rosove, UCLA's copy is described as 304(c), but the description of the difference is not quite accurate: it is missing the plate "Many shekels..." but there is no duplicated text on leaf [63]v.
  • Quarter calf and wooden boards. Gift of the Estate of Mary Joe Goodwin. Includes a note signed by Shackleton, an envelope signed by Joyce, and a news clipping with photographs of their Antarctic hut.
Other physical details
illus., 10 pl.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)14213274
  • ucoclc14213274
Label
Aurora australis. : [Published at the winter quarters of the British Antarctic expedition, 1907, during the winter months of April, May, June, July 1908. Illustrated with lithographs and etchings;, by George Marston
Publication
Note
  • Title within ornamental border, with vignette in colors. At head of title: 1908-09
  • The first book ever printed in the Polar regions; ed. by E. H. Shackleton. Loose sheets laced in wooden covers, made of packing-cases which contained the provisions. Only 90 copies printed
Contents
The ascent of Mount Erebus; T.W.E. David.--Midwinter night; Nemo.--Trials of a messman; a messman.--A pony watch; Putty.--Southward bound; Lapsus Linguæ.--An interview with an emperor; A.F.M.--Erebus; Nemo.--An ancient manuscript; Shellback.--Life under difficulties; J. Murray.--Bathybia; D. Mawson
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
6 p.l., [151] p.
Lccn
13012986
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy: In Rosove, UCLA's copy is described as 304(c), but the description of the difference is not quite accurate: it is missing the plate "Many shekels..." but there is no duplicated text on leaf [63]v.
  • Quarter calf and wooden boards. Gift of the Estate of Mary Joe Goodwin. Includes a note signed by Shackleton, an envelope signed by Joyce, and a news clipping with photographs of their Antarctic hut.
Other physical details
illus., 10 pl.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)14213274
  • ucoclc14213274

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