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Image for Dangerous Crossings: The First Modern Polar Expedition, 1925

Dangerous Crossings: The First Modern Polar Expedition, 1925

By: Bryant, John; Bryant, John H.; Cones, Harold N. Ph.D.

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland, U.S.A., Naval Inst Pr: 2000

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 036717

ISBN: 1-55750-187-4

Condition: New


This dramatic account fully documents the pioneering overflight of some 30,000 square miles of the High Arctic in open-cockpit biplanes. View more info

Icebound Summer

By: Carrighar, Sally

Price: $3.15  $2.84

Publisher: New York, Alfred a Knopf Inc: 1956

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 070247

Condition: Very Good


Minor wear around the edges. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Illustrated. Jacket chipped and scuffed. View more info

Sea Of Distiny

By: Carter, H. Dyson

Price: $11.25  $10.13

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co: 1940

Seller ID: 029057(P)

Condition: Fair to Good


The story of Hudson Bay. Book with discoloration front and back. Prior owner name written in ink on inside front cover. View more info

The Land of the Long Night

By: Chaillu, Paul Du

Price: $6.75  $6.08

Publisher: New York, Scribner's: 1901

Seller ID: 070579

Condition: Good


Hinges broken but page block tight. Edges of boards worn but gilt lettering and illustration bright. Pages unmarked. Illustrated. View more info

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The Coasts of Canada: A History

By: Choyce, Lesley

Price: $13.50  $12.15

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Goose Lane Editions: 2002

Edition: First Canadian

Seller ID: 065316

ISBN: 0864923600

Condition: As New


Hurt new copy, pressure closed tear to jacket at spine cover. View more info

United States Coast Pilot Alaska Part I Dixon Entrance to Yakutat Bay

By: Coast & Geodetic Survey

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: Washington, Dept of Commerce: 1943

Edition: Ninth

Seller ID: 017136

Condition: Good


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United States Coast Pilot Alaska Part I Dixon Entrance to Yakutat Bay

By: Coast & Geodetic Survey

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: Washington, Dept of Commerce: 1943

Edition: Ninth

Seller ID: 046098

Condition: Good


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The Three Voyages of Martin Frobisher in Search of a Passage to Cathaia and India By the North - West A.D. 1576-8 Reprinted from the First Efition of Hakluyt's Voyages with Selections from Manuscript Documents

By: Collinson, Rear - Admiral Richard

Price: $67.50  $60.75

Publisher: New York, Burt Franklin:

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 070479

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked, tight reprint copy of the Hakluyt Society edition with fold out map. View more info

The First Crossing of Spitsbergen

By: Conway, Sir William Martin

Price: $216.00  $194.40

Publisher: London, J.M. Dent & Sons, Ltd.: 1897

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041514

Condition: Very Good


Rebound in red buckram, spine lettering gilt; teg. Eight coloured plates reproduced in facsimile from sketches by H.E. Conway, two maps, and about one hundred full-page and text illustrations from photographs and sketches.New endpapers. Minor foxing throughout and at page edges. View more info

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Running North: A Yukon Adventure

By: Cook, Ann Mariah

Price: $3.15  $2.84

Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, U.S.A., Algonquin Books: 1998

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 016845

ISBN: 1565122135

Condition: Very Good


The running being done by dog-sled teams... View more info

My Attainment of the Pole

By: Cook, Dr. Frederick A.

Price: $67.50  $60.75

Publisher: New York, Polar Publishing: 1911

Seller ID: 070889

Condition: Good Plus


Being the record of the expedition that first reached the Boreal Center, 1907 - 1909, with the final summary of the polar controversy. Two 3" brown stripes of tape on ffep. Partial discoloration carrying over from adjacent blank page to two inches right of spine on title page.A news cutting (unrelated topic) laid in caused this toning. Pictoral front board, gilt lettering on front and spine. View more info

Through the First Antarctic Night, 1898-1899: A Narrative of the Voyage of the Belgica among Newly Discovered Lands and over an Unknown Sea about the South Pole

By: Cook, Dr. Frederick Albert

Price: $36.00  $32.40

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press: 1980

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 031726

ISBN: 0773505148

Condition: Nr Fine


Minor wear to edges, expecially head of spine. Blue boards with bright gilt lettering. Very light foxing to page edges. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Black & white photographs throughout. View more info

Return from the Pole

By: Cook, Frederick A. Edited By Frederick J. Pohl

Price: $6.75  $6.08

Publisher: New York, Pellegrini & Cudahy: 1951

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 029122(P)

Condition: Very Good


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Doctor Kane of the Arctic Seas

By: Corner, George Washington

Price: $5.85  $5.27

Publisher: Temple University Press: 1972

Seller ID: 070595

ISBN: 0-87722-022-0

Condition: Very Good


Stamped 'Withdrawn' to ffep, no other markings. View more info

Polar Exploration

By: Croft, Andrew

Price: $11.25  $10.13

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029058(P)

Condition: Good


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The Search For The North Pole

By: Crouse, Nellis M.

Price: $15.75  $14.18

Publisher: New York, Richard R. Smith: 1947

Seller ID: 029056(P)

Condition: Good to Very Good


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The Search For The North Pole

By: Crouse, Nellis M.

Price: $13.50  $12.15

Publisher: New York, Richard R. Smith: 1947

Seller ID: 070785

Condition: Very Good


Dark blue boards with gilt lettering, slightly worn around the edges, price sticker ffep, binding tight, pages unmarked. Fold-out map rear pastedown. Jacket is chipped and torn around edges, price-clipped. View more info

Pacific Coast : Coast Pilot of Alaska (First Part) from Southern Boundary to Cook's Inlet : United States Coast Survey First Edition 1869

By: Davidson, George

Price: $405.00  $364.50

Publisher: Washington, United States Coast Survey: 1869

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 030735

Condition: Very Good


Blind stamped boards, gilt lettering, faded at spine.Minor chips head and tail of spine. Endpapers mild foxing. Has 7 of the 8 called for tinted lithograph illustrations, (2 folding) lacks 1 plate (Second Port Simpson house) provided in photocopy. Laid in chartlet : Lines of Equal Magnetic Variation 1860. Housed in a hand-made cardboard slipcase made by the prior owner. 251pp. Uncommon. View more info

The Chelyuskin Adventure : Exploration, Tragedy, Heroism (Bilingual English and Russian)

By: Davies, R. E. G. With Salnikov, Yuri

Price: $27.00  $24.30

Publisher: McLean VA, Paladwr Press: 2005

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 060791

ISBN: 1888962232

Condition: New


The battle with the elements and the drama of the rescue of the 104 survivors from the Arctic ice pack. In Russian and English View more info

Across the Top of the World : The Quest for the Northwest Passage

By: Delgado, James P.

Price: $13.50  $12.15

Publisher: Vancouver, Douglas & McIntyre Ltd.: 1999

Edition: First Canadian

Seller ID: 007526I

ISBN: 0550547348

Condition: As New


Oversized, 228 lavishly illustrated pages View more info