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Debenham, Frank

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  • Debenham, Frank
  • British (Terra Nova) Antarctic Expedition 1910-1913. Report on the Maps and Surveys. London: Harrison and Sons, 1923
  • paper
FIRST EDITION, 4to (302 x 230mm.), viii, 94pp., 15 folding maps in rear cover pocket, original dark red pebble-grained cloth, spine and part of upper cover slightly faded

 



“[Debenham’s] map-making skills are best displayed in this publication, with all maps bar one drawn from the expedition, offered together with his description and criticism of the instruments he used to take measurements (Taurus Collection).

Provenance

Anthony Michaels, bookplate

Literature

Rosove 293-10.A1; Spence 357; Taurus Collection 92
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