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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

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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: 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: £8.15

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 Rides Out and About A Book of Travels and Adventures

Rides Out and About A Book of Travels and Adventures

By: Anon

Price: £70.00

Publisher: Religious Tract Society: 1878

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 193990

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, pictorial olive coloured cloth lettered black and gilt, a little rubbed at extremities, hinges just starting but o/w a very good tightly bound copy, three part work, Rambles of an Australian School Inspector, The Longest Stage-Ride in the World (California) & An Adventure in the Desert (Egypt), gift inscription to original owner, James Higson by his teacher at Broadheath Sunday School, illustrated, 159pp, uncommon View more info

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THE MAGNETIC NORTH

By: Beedel, Mike

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Oxford UP: 1983

Seller ID: 158438

ISBN: 0195403177

Condition: Good


hardback, 4to, rectangular format, blue cloth lettered gilt to spine, shelf rubbed to bottom edges of boards o/w very good in a good dustw rapper, 125 col'd plates, ISBN:0195403177 View more info

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Heroes of Discovery in North Africa

By: Bell, N (N, D'Anvers)

Price: £36.95

Publisher: Walter Scott: 1899

Edition: revised edition

Seller ID: 225370

Condition: Very Good


hardback, revised and updated edition, octavo, decorative brown cloth, lettered black, all edges gilt, patterned endpapers, some minor spotting else a very good tightly bound copy with a clean and unmarked text, b&w illustrations, 413pp 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

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Where the Trails Run Out

By: Blashford-Snell, John

Price: £10.15

Publisher: Travel Book Club: 1975

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 219248

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, b&w illustrations, 267pp 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 Sea, Ice and Rock : Sailing and Climbing above The Arctic Circle

Sea, Ice and Rock : Sailing and Climbing above The Arctic Circle

By: Bonington, Chris & Knox-Johnston, Robin

Price: £9.85

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 220755

ISBN: 0340576197

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a very well preserved pictorial dust wrapper that is now protected in a non-adhesive archival film sleeve, colour and b&w illustrations, 143pp 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

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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 Lost Paradise -  Exploration of the Pacific

Lost Paradise - Exploration of the Pacific

By: Cameron, Ian

Price: £8.95

Publisher: Century: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 194866

ISBN: 0712616136

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 4to, a very good tightly bound and clean copy in a very good dust jacket, coloured and b&w illustrations, 248pp View more info

Image for To the Farthest Ends of the Earth : 150 Years of World Exploration, The History of the  Royal Geographical Society 1830-1980

To the Farthest Ends of the Earth : 150 Years of World Exploration, The History of the Royal Geographical Society 1830-1980

By: Cameron, Ian

Price: £10.65

Publisher: MacDonald and Jane's: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 212353

ISBN: 0354044788

Condition: Very Good


hardback, large 8vo, page edges a little age-toned o/w a very good tightly bound copy in a very good pictorial dust wrapper, text unmarked and clean, illustrated throughout in colour and b&w, 288pp View more info

Image for The Desert Route to India, being the Journals of Four Travellers by the Great Desert Caravan Route between Aleppo and Basra 1745-1751

The Desert Route to India, being the Journals of Four Travellers by the Great Desert Caravan Route between Aleppo and Basra 1745-1751

By: Carruthers, Douglas (editor)

Price: £67.50

Publisher: printed for the Hakluyt Society: 1929

Seller ID: 214016

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, blind stamped blue cloth lettered gilt to spine, gilt vignette to boards, a very good tightly bound copy in a lightly rubbed and soiled dust wrapper, text clean and unmarked, amy edges unopened and thus unread, fold out map, b&w frontis and plates, xxxvi + 196pp 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

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The Journal of Christopher Columbus

By: Columbus, Christopher (translated by Cecil Jane)

Price: £22.95

Publisher: Hakluyt Society: 1960

Seller ID: 181758

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 4to, blue cloth lettered gilt to a faded spine, top corners of boards very lightly bumped at tips o/w a very good copy, no dust jacket, tipped in col'd & b&w plates & b&w illustrations, b&w plates to rear slightly age toned at edges, 227pp View more info

Image for The Journal of Christopher Columbus

The Journal of Christopher Columbus

By: Columbus, Christopher (translated by Cecil Jane)

Price: £22.95

Publisher: Hakluyt Society: 1960

Seller ID: 194865

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 4to, blue cloth lettered gilt to a faded spine, a very good tightly bound and clean copy, no dust jacket, tipped in col'd & b&w plates & b&w illustrations, b&w plates to rear slightly age toned at edges, 227pp 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 The Bolivian Andes : A Record of Climbing & Exploration in the Cordillera Real in the Years 1898 and 1900

The Bolivian Andes : A Record of Climbing & Exploration in the Cordillera Real in the Years 1898 and 1900

By: Conway, Sir Martin

Price: £135.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers, London and New York: 1901

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 217190

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, first edition, blue cloth lettered gilt, top edge gilt & remaining edges rough-trimmed, a very well preserved and tightly bound copy, signature of a previous owner to front pastedown, the text is clean and unmarked, tissue guarded frontis, b&w plates, viii + 402pp View more info

Image for Livingstone's Last Journey

Livingstone's Last Journey

By: Coupland, Reginald

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Collins: 1945

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 219192

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, a very good tightly bound copy in a well preserved dust wrapper, map to rear endpapers, portrait frontis, 271pp View more info

Image for LANDMARKS an exploration of Great Rocks

LANDMARKS an exploration of Great Rocks

By: Craig, David

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Jonathan Cape: 1995

Seller ID: 157590

ISBN: 022403510X

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, black cloth lettered gilt to spine, page edges lightly yellowed o/w very good, b&w & col'd plates, 335pp, ISBN:022403510X 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 Wetlands : An Exploration Of The Lost Wilderness Of East Anglia

Wetlands : An Exploration Of The Lost Wilderness Of East Anglia

By: David Bellamy & Brendan Quayle

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson: 1990

Seller ID: 232325

ISBN: 0283999837

Condition: Very Good


hardback, rectangular format, minor spotting to top closed edge else a very good tightly bound copy, bookplate of a previous owner on front pastedown, the text remains clean and is unmarked, colour and b&w illustrations, 160pp View more info

Image for No Other White Men

No Other White Men

By: Davis, Julia

Price: £10.00

Publisher: E P Dutton: 1937

Seller ID: 210921

Condition: Good


hardback, orange cloth lettered black, lacking dust wrapper, cloth a little soiled, paper age toned and foxed to pre-lims & thus good only, binding tight however and a clean unmarked text, maps to endpapers, b&w illustrations, 242pp. The Lewis Clark Expedition of 1804-1806 across North America. View more info