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Image for Antarktis 1502-1944 : Meddelelser Nr 60.

Antarktis 1502-1944 : Meddelelser Nr 60.

By: Aagaard, Bjarne

Price: £11.65

Publisher: I Kommisjon Hos Jacob Dybwad: 1944

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 211872

Condition: Fair


paperback, uneven fading to covers, backstrip worn with some loss at head and tail, top corner knocked, binding remains tight, text unmarked, b&w illustrations, fold-out map at rear, 306pp View more info

Image for Voyage Through the Antarctic

Voyage Through the Antarctic

By: Adams, Richard & Lockley, Ronald

Price: £8.15

Publisher: Allen Lane: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 211654

ISBN: 0713913967

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a very good tightly bound copy in a well preserved but faded pictorial dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, colour and b&w photography by Peter Hirst-Smith, 160pp View more info

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Voyage Through the Antarctic

By: Adams, Richard & Lockley, Ronald

Price: £8.95

Publisher: Allen Lane: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 223226

ISBN: 0713913967

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very well preserved pictorial dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, colour and b&w photography by Peter Hirst-Smith, 160pp View more info

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Voyage Through the Antarctic

By: Adams, Richard & Lockley, Ronald

Price: £8.15

Publisher: Allen Lane: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 224164

ISBN: 0713913967

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a very good tightly bound copy in a well preserved but part faded pictorial dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, colour and b&w photography by Peter Hirst-Smith, 160pp View more info

Image for The Arctic Grail : The Quest for the North West Passage and the North Pole 1818-1909

The Arctic Grail : The Quest for the North West Passage and the North Pole 1818-1909

By: Berton, Pierre

Price: £28.50

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 212055

ISBN: 0771012667

Condition: Very Good


hardback, thick 8vo, mild spotting and age-toning to closed page edges, a very good tightly bound copy ina well preserved dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, 672pp View more info

Image for Arctic Passages : A Unique Small-Boat Journey Through the Great Northern Waterway

Arctic Passages : A Unique Small-Boat Journey Through the Great Northern Waterway

By: Bockstace, John

Price: £11.65

Publisher: Hearst Marine Books: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 211421

ISBN: 0688088392

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, b&w illustrations, 256pp View more info

Image for Geologie d'un secteur situe entre les fjords de sermiligarssuk et arsuk (sw du Groenland)

Geologie d'un secteur situe entre les fjords de sermiligarssuk et arsuk (sw du Groenland)

By: Bonnard, Luc-Francois

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Gronlands Geologiske Undersogelse: 1971

Seller ID: 211381

Condition: Very Good


stapled paperback, text in French, a very good tightly bound copy, text clean and unmarked, folding map in pocket at rear, 53pp View more info

Image for The Trail of the Arctic Nomads

The Trail of the Arctic Nomads

By: Brandon-Cox, Hugh

Price: £9.65

Publisher: William Kimber: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 211925

ISBN: 0718303415

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a very good tightly bound copy in a pictorial dust wrapper that is chipped to top edge and a little faded to spine, text unmarked and clean, colour and b&w plates, 192pp View more info

Image for Fridtjof Nansen 1861-1893

Fridtjof Nansen 1861-1893

By: Brogger, W C & Rolfsen, Nordahl

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Longmans, Green & Co: 1896

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 211342

Condition: Fair


hardback, 8vo, pictorial green cloth part faded to brown, lettered and illustrated in silver, lower joint split and a closed tear across backstrip, rubbed to extremities, a tightly bound copy, text unmarked and clean, illustrated, folding map, 402pp View more info

Image for The Siege and Conquest of the North Pole

The Siege and Conquest of the North Pole

By: Bryce, George

Price: £31.50

Publisher: Gibbings & Co: 1910

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 211600

Condition: Good


hardback, 8vo, green cloth lettered dulled gilt to spine, corners knocked, upper hinge just starting but binding tight, prize inscription to a previous owner on front free endpaper, text unmarked, nine b&w maps, xv + 334pp View more info

Image for The Search for the Western Sea, the story of the Exploration of North-Western America, volume I

The Search for the Western Sea, the story of the Exploration of North-Western America, volume I

By: Burpee, Lawrence J

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Macmillan Co: 1936

Edition: new edition

Seller ID: 221467

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, volume one of two, new and revised edition, a very good tightly bound copy in a dust wrapper that has a three inch loss at head of spine. Binding tight, bookplate of a previous owner together with a tipped in letter from the author, in which he relates his bitter disappointment at the revision of his work, b&w plates, charts etc, 304pp View more info

Image for A Viking voyage : in which an unlikely crew attempts an epic journey to the New World

A Viking voyage : in which an unlikely crew attempts an epic journey to the New World

By: Carter, W. Hodding

Price: £6.15

Publisher: Ebury Press: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 211447

ISBN: 0091877830

Condition: Very Good


paperback, light crease to top leading corner of rear cover o/w a very good tightly bound copy, text unmarked and clean, 305pp View more info

Image for Iceland and Greenland : Smithsonian Institution War Backround Studies No 15

Iceland and Greenland : Smithsonian Institution War Backround Studies No 15

By: Clark, Austin H

Price: £16.50

Publisher: Smithsonian Institute: 1943

Seller ID: 211426

Condition: Very Good


stapled paperback, a very good tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text, b&w plates, 103pp View more info

Image for Report of the Governor of Alaska to the Secretary of the Interior, 1912

Report of the Governor of Alaska to the Secretary of the Interior, 1912

By: Clark, Walter E

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Government Printing Office: 1912

Seller ID: 211378

Condition: Good


paperback, spine taped but o/w good, text clean and unmarked, a large folding map in colours tipped in at rear & in very good condition, 74pp, Loosely inserted booklets, namely General Information Regarding the Territory of Alaska, 1912, and Annual Report on the Alaska Game Law, 1912 View more info

Image for Ice on my Palette

Ice on my Palette

By: Conly, Maurice and Peat, Neville

Price: £27.50

Publisher: Whitcoulls Publishers: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 212043

ISBN: 0723305005

Condition: Very Good


hardback, landscape format measuring 10" x 14", a very good tightly bound copy in a lightly rubbed pictorial dust wrapper, illustrated throughout in colours by the artist (Conly) with accompanying text by Peat, signed by both artist and author to short-title page, 64pp View more info

Image for Ghost Ship of the Pole - the incredible story of the Dirigible Italia

Ghost Ship of the Pole - the incredible story of the Dirigible Italia

By: Cross, Wilbur

Price: £14.15

Publisher: William Heinemann: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 211415

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, some mild age-toning to closed page edges o/w a very good tightly bound copy in a yellowed chipped dust wrapper that is now enclosed in a non-adhesive clear film sleeve, text unmarked and clean, b&w plates, 306pp View more info

Image for In the Antarctic - stories of Scott's Last Expedition

In the Antarctic - stories of Scott's Last Expedition

By: Debenham, Frank

Price: £36.50

Publisher: John Murray: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 211351

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, marginal tear with small loss to rear free endpaper, age-toning to closed page edges o/w a well preserved copy in a pictorial dust wrapper that is stained to rear panel, b&w illustrations, 146pp. Uncommon in the dust wrapper. View more info

Image for Beyond the Pack Ice

Beyond the Pack Ice

By: Digby, Peter and Vi

Price: £16.50

Publisher: Herbert Jenkins: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 211418

Condition: Good


hardback, 8vo, foxing to closed edges and pre-lims & thus good only in a pictorial dust wrapper which has taped repairs to verso that are showing through, dated signature of a previous owner, text unmarked, b&w plates, 186pp View more info

Image for This is Antarctica

This is Antarctica

By: Dukert, Joseph M

Price: £11.85

Publisher: Angus & Robertson: 1968

Seller ID: 224161

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a price clipped dust wrapper that is rubbed at head of spine, the text remains clean and unmarked, b&w illustrations, 162pp View more info

Image for Professor on the Ice

Professor on the Ice

By: Feeney, Robert

Price: £16.50

Publisher: Pacific Portals: 1974

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 193945

Condition: Very Good


paperback, minor age-toning to pictorial card covers o/w a very good tightly bound copy, loosely inserted note from the author gifting this copy to well known polar scientist Bernard Stonehouse, b&w illustrations, 164pp View more info

Image for Mind Over Matter - the Epic Crossing of the Antarctic Continent

Mind Over Matter - the Epic Crossing of the Antarctic Continent

By: Fiennes, Ranulph

Price: £6.65

Publisher: Sinclair Stevenson: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 211914

ISBN: 1856193756

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, paper age-toned, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, colour plates, 326pp View more info

Image for Antarctica and the South Atlantic : Discovery, Development and Dispute

Antarctica and the South Atlantic : Discovery, Development and Dispute

By: Fox, Robert

Price: £7.85

Publisher: BBC Books: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 211939

ISBN: 0563203323

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, colour photographic plates, 336pp View more info

Image for Antarctica and the South Atlantic : Discovery, Development and Dispute

Antarctica and the South Atlantic : Discovery, Development and Dispute

By: Fox, Robert

Price: £7.85

Publisher: BBC Books: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 224130

ISBN: 0563203323

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, neat small signature of a previous owner, text unmarked and clean, colour photographic plates, 336pp View more info

Image for Antartida

Antartida

By: Gana, Antonio Huneeus

Price: £11.65

Publisher: Republica de Chile: 1948

Seller ID: 211863

Condition: Good


paperback, age-toned card covers with one or two spot marks to front cover, text in Spanish, tightly bound, text unmarked, 46pp View more info

Image for Cold  - the record of an Antarctic Sledge Journey

Cold - the record of an Antarctic Sledge Journey

By: Gould, Laurence McKinley

Price: £46.50

Publisher: Brewer, Warren & Putnam: 1931

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 211334

Condition: Good


hardback, 8vo, mottled spotting to spine, name of a previous owner excised front free endpaper, a tightly bound copy in a darkened pictorial dust wrapper that has loss at head and tail of spine and is now protected in a non-adhesive clear film sleeve, colour frontis, b&w plates, 275pp View more info

Image for Peary - the man who refused to fail

Peary - the man who refused to fail

By: Green, Fitzhugh

Price: £16.50

Publisher: G P Putnam's Sons: 1926

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 211861

Condition: Good


hardback, 8vo, blue cloth lettered gilt, darkened a little to spine, top edge gilt, corners of boards very slightly knocked at tips, upper hinge just starting but binding tight, text clean and unmarked, map to endpapers, portrait frontis, plates, 404pp View more info

Image for Captain Scott

Captain Scott

By: Gwynn, Stephen

Price: £8.65

Publisher: John Lane The Bodley Head: 1929

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 211906

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, blue cloth lettered gilt to spine embossed vignette to upper board, rubbed at head of spine, mild knock to bottom leading corners of boards, minor spotting, brief gift inscription to a previous owner on front free endpaper, text clean and unmarked, portrait frontis, 240pp View more info

Image for Douglas Mawson : The Life of an Explorer, a pictorial biography

Douglas Mawson : The Life of an Explorer, a pictorial biography

By: Hall, Lincoln

Price: £22.50

Publisher: New Holland Publishers: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 212099

ISBN: 1864366702

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, quarto, a near fine tightly bound copy in a near fine pictorial dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, b&w photographic images and illustrations throughout, 224pp View more info

Image for The Sea and the Ice : A Naturalist in Antarctica

The Sea and the Ice : A Naturalist in Antarctica

By: Halle, Louis Joseph

Price: £5.20

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 211374

ISBN: 0395154707

Condition: Good


hardback, 8vo, blue cloth lettered silver, spine unevenly faded, no dust wrapper, a tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text, b&w illustrations, 286pp View more info

Image for Shackleton : The Antarctic Challenge

Shackleton : The Antarctic Challenge

By: Heacox, Kim

Price: £10.95

Publisher: National Geographic: 1999

Seller ID: 212350

ISBN: 0792275365

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 4to, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, text clean and unmarked, illustrated throughout, 216pp View more info