'With Captain Scott at the South Pole'

Cover of book showing two penguins

Antarctic penguins: A study of their social habits', by Dr George Murray Levick. (Heineman, London, 1914)


Dr Levick was part of Captain Scott's British Antarctic Expedition of 1910-1913. As well as reaching the South Pole, the expedition's aims included scientific research.

Levick, a zoologist and medical officer, had a chance to study Adelie penguins, and this book records his findings.

[NLS shelfmark: T.343.1]


This book featured in our display on 'Scott's last expedition', which ran from 12 January to 25 March 2012.


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