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£9.50 postage. Australian/Harvard Citation. A landmark edition of Bird’s monumental journey down the Yangtze river in 19th-century China, featuring over 100 photographs, each carefully restored by Folio. For the best experience on our site, be sure to turn on Javascript in your browser. 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. 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. 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. 10¾” x 8¼”, 1,224 pages in total. Can a bed-ridden 20th-century detective solve a 500-year-old crime? The magazines convey an unsurpassed sense of the men’s camaraderie, patriotic vision and stoicism. He and his men waited out the long months of winter darkness carrying out scientific research and then used the brief summers to explore the uncharted continent. 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. 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. Savours, Ann. The South Polar Times. ROBIN HOBB. They are reproduced full-size. SOUTH POLAR TIMES: Facsimile edition [with] THE SOUTH POLAR TIMES COMMENTARY Find out more. It goes behind the scenes of the magazine, from editorial process to publication, and dwells on the poignancy of the final issue; created by team members fully aware that the absent Scott, Wilson and colleagues had certainly perished. The magazine combi The actual originals, which reside at the Royal Geographical Society in London, are in eight bound volumes plus an additional volume of covers. FOLIO SOCIETY SOUTH POLAR TIMES Limited Edition Scott, Shackleton, Bowers 2012. The South Polar Times was a magazine created by the crew of the two Antarctic voyages led by Captain Robert Falcon Scott in the early 20th century: the Discovery Expedition, and the Terra Nova Expedition. They also lie nicely open on a table for reference. For the best chance of winning, increase your maximum bid. Scott’s intention has been fully realised in this painstaking reproduction by The Folio Society of all twelve issues of the South Polar Times. It documents first-hand many professional and personal aspects of Antarctic exploration, and highlights some of the physical and psychological hardships the men suffered. The volume binding is indicative of the scale and quality of the magazine illustrations; it replicates a detail from Wilson’s exquisite watercolour from the 1902 South Polar Times cover. 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". 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. Expedition magazine from 1902–1912 The first-ever facsimile of the individual volumes, reproduced with the original covers Limited to only 1,000 copies ‘I look out of the door and see a wide white wor … The third installment in George R. R. Martin’s ‘A Song of Ice and Fire’ saga is available as a two-volume Folio collector’s edition. 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 … A beautiful three-volume Folio edition of Diarmaid MacCulloch’s epic history of Christianity – a landmark of scholarship presented with superb colour images and an exclusive new introduction from historian Neil MacGregor. To emulate Scott’s legendary thoroughness in reproducing these manuscripts, partnerships were formed with the three institutions who hold the originals: the Royal Geographical Society, the British Library and the Scott Polar Research Institute.. Typed up by Shackleton, illustrated by Edward Wilson. Scott’s intention has been fully realised in this painstaking and exact reproduction of all 12 issues of the South Polar Times. 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.”. Books, Maps & Ephemera. Microsoft Releases ‘Flight Simulator’ For VR: Is VR for Experiences or Gaming? Publisher : Folio Society Description: Facsimile Reprint of the 12 issues of ‘The South Polar Times’ as originally published by Captain Robert Scott's expedition team to the Antarctic during the ‘Discovery’ expedition of 1901–04, and the ‘Terra Nova’ expedition of 1910–13. The Daughter of Time remains Josephine Tey’s most enduringly popular mystery. SOUTH POLAR TIMES: Facsimile edition [with] THE SOUTH POLAR TIMES COMMENTARY [Robert F. Scott; Ernest Shackleton et al] on Amazon.com. Collecting Areas. RARE News From Nowhere - William Morris - Folio Society … Bound in printed and blocked clothPages are facsimiles from the original journals reproduced to same dimensionsPrinted slipcaseRibbon marker11˝ x 8¼˝. 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. The Folio Society (2012). The British horror will arrive on digital later this year. PUBLISHED in 2012 by Folio Society, London. Captain Scott led two expeditions to the Antarctic: on the ship Discovery in 1901–4 and the Terra Nova in 1910–13. It gives a fascinating insight into the life and work of the polar explorers in Antarctica. To entertain themselves during those interminable winters, expedition members created a magazine – the South Polar Times. Venue Address. AbeBooks.com: South Polar Times. PUBLISHED in 2012 by Folio Society, London FIRST COMPLETE FACSIMILE: EDITION LIMITED TO 1000 COPIES: 12 vols. Some artwork that appeared in the original was not included in the printed facsimile. The material 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. 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. Watch the auction as a guest You have been outbid. In Antiques Etc.. Join the American Polar Society now and keep abreast of the current news happening in the Arctic and Antarctica! Join APS Now. Click & Collect. Typed up and illustrated with expedition members’ own text, paintings, sketches and photographs, each issue was read aloud to all hands. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience on our site. The main actress may be different but the show is as good as ever. 4to. With illustrations by series artist Mark Smith. £9.50 postage. The Folio Society has striven to emulate Scott’s legendary thoroughness in reproducing these manuscripts. Copyright © 2020 Entertainment Focus South Polar Times is written by the members of the Discovery and Terra Nova expeditions. 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) Along with Folio Society books we buy Easton Press and Franklin Library and a number of other similar publishers such as First Edition Library. By buying through the links we may receive a commission for the sale. 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. Typed up and illustrated with expedition members’ own text, paintings, sketches and photographs, each issue was read aloud to all hands. ‘Spacebase Startopia’ Will Be The First Game Preview Title On Xbox Series X/S, ‘Gods Will Fall’ pre-orders go live ahead of 29th January release, New Video Reveals First Person View And New Hero For S.T.A.L.K.E.R 2, John Smith unveils uplifting new single ‘Friends’, Watch: Melanie C debuts music video for new single ‘Into You’, Joe McElderry to release new single ‘Baby Had Your Fun’ this month, Foo Fighters kick off 2021 with new track ‘No Son Of Mine’, Justin Bieber channels ‘Rocky’ in the music video for new single ‘Anyone’, ‘The Pembrokeshire Murders’ episode 1 preview, Walter Presents: ‘Deliver Us’ coming to Channel 4 in February, ‘Death in Paradise’ commissioned for two more series by BBC One, ‘Bridgerton’: the 5 most shocking moments from the first season of Netflix’s new hit series. This new edition brings all the issues together in one volume. Fay Dalton’s irresistible illustrations make this edition of Ian Fleming’s On Her Majesty’s Secret Service a delectable treat – say hello to the latest addition to the celebrated Folio Bond series. 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 … Posted on 19/02/2012. There is no other publication of this unique collection. We share our latest guesses following this week's episode. The Centenary Edition is strictly limited to 350 copies. 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An introduction by Polar publishing authority, Ann Savours, goes behind the scenes of the magazine, from editorial process to publication, and dwells on the poignancy of the final issue; created by team members fully aware that the absent Scott, Wilson and colleagues had certainly perished. The South Polar Times / commentary Ann Savours Folio Society London 2012. Entertainment Focus is a trading name of Piñata Media Limited (Reg no: 08435639) Penned from a prison cell in Genoa, Marco Polo’s fantastical first-hand account of his 25-year travels through the Mongol Empire remains the greatest travel book ever written and is now presented in a luxurious new Folio edition. Strictly limited, they are bound to order, numbered by hand and never repeated. Scott had the men of the Discovery Expedition write and produce The South Polar Times which appeared in monthly editions from April-August 1902 and then April, June and August 1903. Sep 26, 2018 - Buy South Polar Times by online at The Folio Society from the world's most extensive selection of beautifully illustrated books. and Folio Society (London, England). It is a periodical written, illustrated and edited by members of the expedition - including the heroic Ernest Shackleton. MLA Citation. 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. 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. The Folio Society’s three-volume set of the journals of Captain Cook from 1768–1779, published to mark the first voyage’s 250th anniversary, is accompanied by a chart of the voyages bound in cloth. Polar publishing authority Ann Savours’s introduction has been updated and revised for this edition. Savours, Ann. Chateaubriand requested that his memoirs remain unpublished until after his death lest he be forced to be ‘less frank and truthful’. Entertainment Focus uses affiliate links. South Polar Times is written by the members of the Discovery and Terra Nova expeditions. 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. The book that launched a phenomenal global franchise, Michael Crichton’s Jurassic Park is a rip-roaring, fact-filled, rollercoaster read and this illustrated Folio Society edition is the T-Rex of them all. The Folio Society edition of the South Polar Times, written by the members of the Discovery and Terra Nova expeditions is available exclusively from The Folio Society. The works we select to recreate as limited editions are landmarks in publishing and book creation - from The South Polar Times to Candide. The contents of "The South Polar Times" range over a wide field, grave and gay, scientific and hun~orous, prose and poetry. SOUTH POLAR TIMES: AVAILABLE TO BUY ONLINE. The pages are facsimiles from the original journals reproduced to the same dimensions. By continuing to use the site you agree to our use of cookies. A unique Folio edition of Winston Churchill’s 50 finest speeches to inspire Britain during the Second World War, with a new introduction by his grandson, Sir Nicholas Soames. FIRST COMPLETE FACSIMILE. Ian Fleming’s timeless children’s story about a flying car, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang is given a magical makeover in a new Folio edition with an exclusive afterword by Fergus Fleming. [With a Commentary by Ann Savours]. 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. 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. E.H. Shackleton and others: 'South Polar Times', Folio Society, RGS et al, 2012, facsimile limited edition (40/1000), numbered, 12 volumes, housed in original solander box. Special 77th Year Issue. Sale Date(s) 23 Jan 2020 14:00 GMT Date Format. 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