An illustrated Folio Society edition of Christopher Clark’s magisterial history of Prussia from 1600 to the aftermath of the Second World War – winner of awards including the Wolfson History Prize. SOUTH POLAR TIMES: AVAILABLE TO BUY ONLINE. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience on our site. The pages are facsimiles from the original journals reproduced to the same dimensions. Sale Date(s) 23 Jan 2020 14:00 GMT Date Format. Collecting Areas. For the best chance of winning, increase your maximum bid. The magazines contain a mixture of the ‘grave and gay’; serious reports on the weather or fauna interspersed with cartoons, songs and articles that gently poke fun at team members. Entertainment Focus uses affiliate links. It documents first-hand many professional and personal aspects of Antarctic exploration, and highlights some of the physical and psychological hardships the men suffered. An exclusive new Folio edition, Letters from Fairyland features exquisite miniature envelopes filled with heartfelt letters from Fairyland, and is lavishly illustrated with Charles van Sandwyk’s enchanting illustrations. To entertain themselves during those interminable winters, expedition members created a magazine – the South Polar Times. PUBLISHED in 2012 by Folio Society, London. In her introduction, Ann Savours says: “Leafing through the pages of the South Polar Times, in our imaginations we can ignore geography and time, transporting ourselves to join in the horseplay and humbug, the daily routine, the work and moments of creativity entirely cut off from the rest of humanity in the hut at Cape Evans, encompassed by that strange, silent, hostile and icebound world beneath the plume of Mount Erebus.”. By buying through the links we may receive a commission for the sale. 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The Folio Society edition of the South Polar Times, written by the members of the Discovery and Terra Nova expeditions is available exclusively from www.foliosociety.com. 80th Anniversary. The South Polar Times, 12 vol., facsimile edition, number 946 of 1,000 copies, numerous illustrations (some colour, many full-page) and maps (one folding), publisher's pictorial wrappers, in original grey cloth box, 4to, Folio Society, 2012; and c.120 others on Scott, Shackleton and the Antarctic (quantity) [With a Commentary by Ann Savours]. Sign Up to the Folio Society Newsletter for Exclusive Offers and Updates. It is produced by The Folio Society and bound in printed and blocked cloth, running to 688 pages with a 4-page fold-out map and introduction by Ann Savours. The South Polar Times offers an insight into the daily conditions, tasks and amusements of the expedition that is more evocative than any history book or biography and provides an unsurpassed sense of the expedition community, which included personalities such as Scott, Shackleton, Wilson and Cherry-Garrard, as well as scientists and ordinary seamen – all inspired to travel to Antarctica and risk their lives. If you have a Folio Society Limited Edition For Sale, please email me at; sales@hcbooksonline.com. It has been the stuff of Boys’ Own legend ever since. 1st issue June 1935. The South Polar Times reads like a fugue now, knowing what unfolded out there on the lonely ice shelf. AbeBooks.com: South Polar Times. South Polar Times is written by the members of the Discovery and Terra Nova expeditions. The British horror will arrive on digital later this year. There is no other publication of this unique collection. The result is a hugely entertaining autobiography, providing a vivid picture of France during the most tumultuous period of her history. Collected in a cloth-bound box with magnetic clasp and paper label. SIGNED LIMITED EDITION OF 250. In 2012, The Folio Society created a unique limited edition version of South Polar Times which presented the South Polar Times as 12 individual issues (as they would have been at original printing) in a solander box. The South Polar Times was produced by the men of Robert Scott's two journeys to Antarctica: the Discovery expedition of 1901–04, and the Terra Nova expedition of … In Antiques Etc.. Copyright © 2020 Entertainment Focus To entertain themselves during those interminable winters, expedition members created a magazine – the South Polar Times. For the best experience on our site, be sure to turn on Javascript in your browser. 2012 1,000 South Polar Times Scott, Captain et al 2012 480 Leaves From A Psalter by W De Brailes 2012 780 Illustrations of Birds by Edward Lear ... Browse Folio Society Books For Sale. South Polar Times by the crews of the British National Antarctic Expedition (Folio Society, 2018) Join the crew of the British National Antarctic Expedition in this intimate glimpse into the age of discovery at the edge of the world. South Polar Times. Special 77th Year Issue. & Folio Society (London, England). FIRST COMPLETE FACSIMILE. Watch the auction as a guest You have been outbid. They are reproduced full-size. We also buy a large range of modern first editions, including fiction, art, photography and antiquarian volumes. As there have been around 1500 titles, with numerous reprints and variations published since 1947, acquiring all of the Folio Society titles is a daunting task. Polar publishing authority Ann Savours’s introduction has been updated and revised for this edition. An exclusive new Folio Society limited edition, Letters from Fairyland by Charles van Sandwyk, includes a beautiful copperplate etching, signed by the author, and is limited to only 250 numbered copies. £320.00. Van Gogh’s famous letters transform our understanding of one of the most haunting figures in western culture. The Folio Society edition of the South Polar Times, written by the members of the Discovery and Terra Nova expeditions is available exclusively from www.foliosociety.com. Mysticism, mystery and philosophical wonder leap off every page of Sophie’s World, a book that has moved the consciousness of millions, and now presented in a stunning new Folio edition. FIRST COMPLETE FACSIMILE: EDITION LIMITED TO 1000 COPIES: 12 vols. Started in 1902, The South Polar Times was produced in Antarctica on Captain Scott's epic expeditions on the 'Discovery' and 'Terra Nova' - the latter being the disastrous "Last Expedition". Sensitively translated, beautifully bound, and illustrated with original oil paintings, this is the ultimate edition of a literary masterpiece, The ultimate edition of this comic masterpiece newly illustrated and signed by Tom Phillips RA, John Bunyan’s religious masterpiece paired with William Blake’s watercolours in a unique limited edition. The South Polar Times is one of the scarcest and most desirable books of polar literature, with copies selling for many thousands of pounds on the rare occasions when a set comes on the market. Published in partnership with the Royal Geographical Society, the British Library and the Scott Polar Research Institute, this Folio edition is the complete facsimile of all 12 original issues of the South Polar Times … They also lie nicely open on a table for reference. Find out more. Captain Scott led two expeditions to the Antarctic: on the ship Discovery in 1901–4 and the Terra Nova in 1910–13. The magazines contain a mixture of the ‘grave and gay’; serious reports on the weather or fauna interspersed with cartoons, songs and articles that gently poke fun at team members. Typed up and illustrated with expedition members’ own text, paintings, sketches and photographs, each issue was read aloud to all hands. Click & Collect. Captain Robert Scott led two expeditions to the Antarctic: first on the ship Discovery in 1901–4 and later with the Terra Nova in 1910–13. Junior surgeon, Dr Edward Wilson pages in total, all of whom were offered opportunity... 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