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Michael Treloar Antiquarian Booksellers - Manuscripts, Books, Photographs and Artwork

decoration11 Dec. 2011

The auction includes choice polar letters from Sir James Clark Ross, Francis Crozier, Sir John Franklin and Sir Joseph Hooker, relating to the voyages of Erebus and Terror into Antarctic waters in 1839-43, as well as letters from Back, Parry, Sir John Ross, Markham, Nordenskjöld, Armitage, Borchgrevink, Gregory and Shackleton. There are also rare albums of Antarctic photographs by Frank Hurley, from the personal collection of Sir Douglas Mawson.

There are also very rare  Australian Aboriginal, expeditionary and military photographs, as well as literary letters, children's books, cricket memorabilia, and colonial artworks.

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DATE
11 Dec. 2011
ADDRESS
196 North Terrace
CITY
Adelaide, South Australia
( AUSTRALIA )
ORGANIZED BY
Michael Treloar Antiquarian Booksellers
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