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The Romance of Exploration and Emergency First-Aid From Stanley to Byrd - Chicago Century of Progress Exposition 1934

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Burroughs Wellcome: 1934

Edition: 1st ed

Seller ID: 14788

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


. , Gold decoration, titling.; HB, sm octavo; 160 pages View more info

Hero in Disgrace: The Life of Arctic Explorer Frederick A. Cook

By: Abramson, Howard S.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, Paragon House: 1991

Edition: 1st ed

Seller ID: 1102

ISBN: 1557783225

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


in sl rubbed, sl scuffed dj. The man who was cheated out of glory and fame at the North Pole.; 250 pages View more info

Himalayan Odyssey: The Perilous Trek to Western Nepal

By: Antin, Parker, with Phyllis Wachob Weiss

Price: $11.00

Publisher: NY, Donald I. Fine: 1990

Edition: 1st ed

Seller ID: 12685

Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket


remainder stripe on page edge, in dj.; 291 pages View more info

Discovery: The Story of the Second Byrd Antarctic Expedition

By: Byrd, Richard E.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: NY, Putnam: 1935

Edition: 1st ed

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14924

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Faded spine, front inner hinge split. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. ; 405 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Livingstone

By: Campbell, R.J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead: 1930

Seller ID: 19171

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Green cloth . Sl shelf wear, spine sl faded. ; HB, octavo; 295 pages View more info

The Loneliest Continent

By: Chapman, Walker

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Greenwich, CT, NY Graphic Society: 1964

Edition: 1st ed

Seller ID: 2802

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


sl rubbing at edges in sl worn dj w/one 1/2" closed tear Story of Antarctic discovery. Former owner's name.; 279 pages View more info

The Road to Ubar: Finding the Atlantis of the Sands

By: Clapp, Nicholas

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1998

Edition: 2nd ed

Seller ID: 23307

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


in dj. Finding of Ubar in Saudi Arabia.; 342 pages View more info

Zanzabuku (Dangerous Safari)

By: Cotlow, Lewis

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NY, Rinehart: 1956

Edition: later ed

Seller ID: 12705

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


lt page yellowing, in sl edgworn, dj. Early "camera safari" explorer.; 370 pages View more info

Sorcerers' Village

By: Davis, Hassoldt

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown And Company: 1955

Edition: 1st ed

Seller ID: 4789

Condition: Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket


sl spotting of pg top edge in sl rubbed, sl worn dj.; 334 pages View more info

White Battleground: The Conquest of the Arctic

By: Dolan, Edward F. Jr.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead: 1961

Edition: 1st ed

Seller ID: 16270

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Moderate soiling, browning at spine, board edges. Browning and foxing of endpapers, foxing of page edges. ; 303 pages View more info

The African Safari: The Ultimate Wildlife and Photographic Adventure

By: Fetner, P. Jay, foreword by Geroge Plimpton

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Press: 1987

Edition: 1st ed

Seller ID: 13301

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Oversize, , just a hint of wear at spine end in dj. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR on title page. Over 750 photographs. DJ has one 1" closed tear.; 690 pages View more info

David Livingstone: Explorer and Prophet

By: Finger, Charles J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday Page: 1927

Edition: 1st ed

Seller ID: 29022

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Orange cloth, , some edge soiling, spine faded. Pg edges foxed, sl yellowing of paper. Rear blank is corner creased, ; HB, octavo; 300 pages View more info

Shackleton

By: Huntford, Roland

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1985

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 46540

ISBN: 068911429x

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Just a hint of edge rubbing, in like DJ. Now protected in a mylar jacket; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 774 pages View more info

From Vinland to Mars: A Thousand Years of Exploration

By: Lewis, Richard S.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, NYT Quadrangle: 1976

Seller ID: 8599

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


in sl rubbed dj, w/ two 1" closed tears on front of dj.; 436 pages View more info

A Rage to Live: A Biography of Richard & Isabel Burton

By: Lovell, Mary S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Norton: 1998

Edition: 1st US ed

Seller ID: 27121

ISBN: 0393046729

Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket


in dj. Two djs.; HB, octavo; 910 pages View more info

To The Arctic!: The Story of Northern Exploration from Earlieast Times to the Present

By: Mirsky, Jeannette, Vilhjalmur Stefansson

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Alfred A Knopf: 1948

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: 4332

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


, faded spine, sl rubbed at spine and corners Expanded version of 1934 work. ; 334 pages View more info

After Livingstone: An African Trade Romance

By: Moir, Fred. L. M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1924

Edition: 3rd ed

Seller ID: 29109

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Blue cloth, spine sl browned, titling faded. Paper sl browned, foxed. Fold out map at rear. ; HB, octavo; 200 pages View more info

Arctic Doctor

By: Moody, Dr. Joseph P.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead: 1955

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 13905

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


in chipped, torn dj.; 241 pages View more info

Pitcairn: The Island, The People, and the Pastor

By: Murray, Thomas Boyles

Price: $27.50

Publisher: London, Soc for Promoting Christian: [1860]

Seller ID: 32171

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


X-library w/internal & external marks. Rebound in green institutional cloth, pages trimmed. Title page is tape repaired. ; HB, 16mo; 414 pages View more info

Ice Bound: A Doctor's Incredible Battle for Survival at the South Pole

By: Nielsen, Dr. Jerri, with Maryanne Vollers

Price: $6.50

Publisher: NY, Hyperion: 2001

Edition: 2nd ed

Seller ID: 18027

Condition: Very Good+ in Fine dust jacket


sl slanted, in dj. Former owner's name inked out.; 362 pages View more info