christiesinc Unknown to the public until now, Norwegian explorer Tryggve Gran’s Polar journals transport us back to Captain Scott’s freezing, fatal tent in 1912.⠀ .⠀ Our Books & Manuscripts Specialist Sophie Hopkins (@forletterorworse) and Hermann, Gran’s son, tell his story.⠀ .⠀ Gran, Tryggve (1888–1980). Two autograph manuscript sledging journals of the 1910–1913 British Antarctic Expedition. Estimate: £120,000–180,000.⠀ .⠀ Valuable Books and Manuscripts – 12 December at Christie’s London.⠀ .⠀ #book #books #rarebooks #manuscript #captainscott #southpole #antarctic #explorer #exploration

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