SOUTH POLAR TIMES: AVAILABLE TO BUY ONLINE. Expedition magazine from 1902–1912. The magazine combi JavaScript seems to be disabled in your browser. With illustrations by series artist Mark Smith. 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. FOLIO SOCIETY SOUTH POLAR TIMES Limited Edition Scott, Shackleton, Bowers 2012. South Polar Times is written by the members of the Discovery and Terra Nova expeditions. The Polar Times is the semi-annual magazine of the American Polar Society. Click & Collect. 10¾” x 8¼”, 1,224 pages in total. South Polar Times. The actual originals, which reside at the Royal Geographical Society in London, are in eight bound volumes plus an additional volume of covers. FIRST COMPLETE FACSIMILE. A Storm of Swords is illustrated by award-winning artist Jonathan Burton. SIGNED LIMITED EDITION OF 250. 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 Captain Scott s expedition magazine. London : Folio Society. 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. 1st issue June 1935. AbeBooks.com: South Polar Times. Partnerships were formed with the three institutions who hold the originals: the Royal Geographical Society, the British Library and the Scott Polar Research Institute. 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. The Folio Society (2012). South Polar Times. 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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. Along with Folio Society books we buy Easton Press and Franklin Library and a number of other similar publishers such as First Edition Library. It is a periodical written, illustrated and edited by members of the expedition - including the heroic Ernest Shackleton. RARE News From Nowhere - William Morris - Folio Society … Sep 26, 2018 - Buy South Polar Times by online at The Folio Society from the world's most extensive selection of beautifully illustrated books. 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. Copyright © 2020 Entertainment Focus Join the American Polar Society now and keep abreast of the current news happening in the Arctic and Antarctica! The Folio Society has striven to emulate Scott’s legendary thoroughness in reproducing these manuscripts. The history of Antarctic exploration continues to fascinate but the tragic death of Scott and his companions during the ill-fated 1911 journey to the South Pole has overshadowed much of what the expeditions were really about: scientific study, the pursuit of knowledge and a desire to push oneself to the limits. Introduced 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. Polar publishing authority Ann Savours’s introduction has been updated and revised for this edition. £9.50 postage. PUBLISHED in 2012 by Folio Society, London. Posted on 19/02/2012. South Polar Times. The South Polar Times. Can a bed-ridden 20th-century detective solve a 500-year-old crime? Sale Date(s) 23 Jan 2020 14:00 GMT Date Format. 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. 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. You need to be registered and approved to bid at this auction. 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) 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. 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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. Shackleton served as the editor and many of the illustrations were provided by junior surgeon, Dr Edward Wilson. The Centenary Edition is strictly limited to 350 copies. Skip to the beginning of the images gallery, 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, The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman. 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. 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 – Captain Scott’s expedition magazine. SOUTH POLAR TIMES: Facsimile edition [with] THE SOUTH POLAR TIMES COMMENTARY [Robert F. Scott; Ernest Shackleton et al] on Amazon.com. They are reproduced full-size. It gives a fascinating insight into the life and work of the polar explorers in Antarctica. 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". We share our latest guesses following this week's episode. 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. 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. To entertain themselves during those interminable winters, expedition members created a magazine – the South Polar Times. Entertainment Focus uses affiliate links. This new edition brings all the issues together in one volume. Savours, Ann. For the best experience on our site, be sure to turn on Javascript in your browser. 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 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. A Folio Society facsimile edition, limited to … Bound in printed and blocked clothPages are facsimiles from the original journals reproduced to same dimensionsPrinted slipcaseRibbon marker11˝ x 8¼˝. in two volumes limited to 50 numbered copies ( 907). Scott, Captain et al - South Polar Times Limited Edition with commentary volume (Published in by The Folio Society in 2012. Entertainment Focus is a trading name of Piñata Media Limited (Reg no: 08435639) Typed up and illustrated with expedition members’ own text, paintings, sketches and photographs, each issue was read aloud to all hands. Strictly limited, they are bound to order, numbered by hand and never repeated. £9.50 postage. 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. £750.00. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience on our site. They also lie nicely open on a table for reference. Savours, Ann. The volume binding replicates a detail from Wilson’s exquisite watercolour from the 1902 South Polar Times cover. 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. 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. 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 … 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. This has no effect on the price for you. Australian/Harvard Citation. 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. 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. 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 … Join APS Now. Typed up and illustrated with expedition members’ own text, paintings, sketches and photographs, each issue was read aloud to all hands. 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