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The Third Voyage of Martin Frobisher to Baffin Island 1578

By: McDermott, James (Editor)

Price: $54.00  $48.60

Publisher: London, Hakluyt Society: 2001

Edition: Series III Volume 6

Seller ID: 011777

Condition: New


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GOING TO EXTREMES

By: McGinniss, Joe

Price: $5.85  $5.27

Publisher: Knopf New York: 1980

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 003216I

ISBN: 0394511727

Condition: Very Good


1st edition. VG/VG. 285 pages of Alaskan experiences. Gift inscription front pastedown. View more info

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GOING TO EXTREMES

By: McGinniss, Joe

Price: $2.70  $2.43

Publisher: New York, Penguin: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 073805

ISBN: 0452263018

Condition: Near Fine


285 pages of Alaskan experiences. View more info

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Race to the Polar Sea: The Heroic Adventures of Elisha Kent Kane

By: McGoogan, Ken

Price: $5.85  $5.27

Publisher: Washington, D.C., U.S.A., Counterpoint: 2008

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 063220

ISBN: 1582434409

Condition: As New


In the mid-1800s, geographers revived the ancient idea that at the top of the world, encircling the North Pole, lay a temperate "Open Polar Sea." Without doubt, the voyager who discovered this balmy basin would etch his name forever in the annals of exploration. Among those drawn to the challenge was Dr. Elisha Kent Kane, a handsome, charismatic figure from a leading Philadelphia family. In the Philippines, Kane had lowered himself into a live volcano. In Egypt, he had sailed down the Nile River only to be attacked by Bedouins. In West Africa, he had traveled by caravan into the interior of Da... View more info

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The Voyage of the 'Fox' (Cloth Bound Pocket Ser.)

By: McLintock, Captain Francis

Price: $5.85  $5.27

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Konemann: 1998

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 021516

ISBN: 3829008953

Condition: New


The voyage that located the sorry remains of the Franklin expedition a decade later. View more info

Ultimate North: Canoeing Mackenzie's Great River

By: Mead, Robert Douglas

Price: $11.25  $10.13

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Doubleday: 1976

Seller ID: 042404OL

ISBN: 0-385-07252-X

Condition: Very Good


From a pipe smoker's collection. View more info

Natural History of Alaska's Prince William Sound

By: Mickelson, Pete

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: Cordova, Alaska Wild Wings: 1989

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 036316

Condition: As New


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Mit Zeppelin Nach Spitzbergen : Bilder Von Der Studienreise Der Deutschen Arktischen Zeppelin - Expedition : Mit Einem Vorwort S. K. H. Des Prinzen Heinrich Von Preussen

By: Miethe, A. And Hergedell, H.

Price: $67.50  $60.75

Publisher: Berlin, Deutsches Verlagshaus Bong & Co.: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 070480

Condition: Very Good


Stating the obvious : Text in German. Some 269 illustrations, many full page color. Front hinge exposed, but pages secure and tight. Minor wear around the edges. Dark blue boards with gright gilt lettreing and illustration. Heavy stock 291p View more info

AHDOOLO! The Biography of Matthew A. Henson

By: Miller, Floyd

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton: 1963

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 033712G

Condition: Very Good


Page block foxed, small stain to top. Jacket price-clipped, also foxed and soiled. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Black and white photographs. View more info

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Lost in the Arctic: Explorations on the Edge

By: Millman, Lawrence

Price: $3.60  $3.24

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Thunder's Mouth Press: 2002

Seller ID: 029305a

ISBN: 1560254114

Condition: Very Good


Slight warp in body of book. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Part of the adrenaline classics. View more info

Bears and Men: A Gathering

By: Mills, William

Price: $5.40  $4.86

Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, U.S.A., Algonquin Books: 1988

Seller ID: 070986

ISBN: 0912697415

Condition: Very Good Plus


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Elisha Kent Kane and the Seafaring Frontier

By: Mirsky, Jeannette

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: Little Brown & Co. Boston 1954: 1954

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 030122(P)

Condition: Very Good


Naval doctor,world wide tours, Mexico, and volunteer on the Grinnell Expedition; commanded second and spent two winters north View more info

General Greely : The Story of a Great American

By: Mitchell, General William

Price: $27.00  $24.30

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1936

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 070589

Condition: Very Good


Bookplate removed from browning ffep. Rear hinge exposed. Some soiling and edgewear to boards. Binding is secure, pages unmarked. Illustrated. View more info

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Frost on My Moustache : The Arctic Exploits of a Lord and a Loafer

By: Moore, Tim

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Saint Martin's Press, LLC,: 2000

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 050080S

ISBN: 0312253192

Condition: Very Good


Guided by the fastidious journals of an eminent Victorian adventurer by the name of Lord Dufferin, Time Moore sets off to prove his mettle in the most stunningly inhospitable place on Earth-the Arctic. Armed only with his searing wit, wicked humor, and seasickness pills, our pale suburbanite-wracked by second thoughts of tactical retreat-confronts mind-numbing cold, blood-thirsty polar bears, a convoy of born-again Vikings, and, perhaps most chilling of all, herring porridge. When he is not humiliating himself through displays of ignorance and incompetence, Moore casts a sharp eye on the local... View more info

The European Discovery Of America, The Northern Voyages

By: Morison, Samuel Eliot

Price: $4.50  $4.05

Publisher: New York: Oxford University Press, 1971: 1971

Seller ID: 030114(P)

Condition: VG+


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Finding the North Pole : Dr. Cook's Own Story of His Discovery

By: Morris, Charles F. (ed.)

Price: $7.20  $6.48

Publisher: W. E. Scull: 1909

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 070762

Condition: Good


Boards worn, stained and soiled, spine discolored, corners bumped. Water stains to top and front of page block. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Illustrated throughout. View more info

Arctic Solitudes

By: Mountevans, Admiral Lord

Price: $4.50  $4.05

Publisher: New York, Philosophical Library: 1953

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 070460

Condition: Very Good


Wear to edges of boards and some soiling of page block. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Illustrated. Jacket worn around edges with large chip front top at spine and rear bottom near corner. View more info

Discovery of North Pole By Cook and Peary

By: Mowbray, Jay Henry

Price: $13.50  $12.15

Publisher: Washington, G.W. Berton: 1909

Seller ID: 070739

Condition: Fair to Good


Decorative boards worn, corners bumped, front hinge exposed, rear hinge loose. First page has large (Dec, 25 1909) date stamp, name in pencil. Page block secure and unmarked. View more info

Discovery in Russian and Siberian Waters

By: Neatby, L.H.

Price: $7.88  $7.09

Publisher: Ohio University Press Athens: 1973

Seller ID: 070582

ISBN: 0821401246

Condition: Very Good


Dark blue boards with bright gilt lettering. Slight foxing to top and front of page block and jacket edges. Jacket a bit worn around the edges. Price-clipped. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Three maps and four black & white photographs. View more info

The Search for Franklin

By: Neatby, Leslie H.

Price: $10.80  $9.72

Publisher: London, Barker: 1970

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 044692

ISBN: 021317958x

Condition: Very Good


Jacket chipped. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Black & white photographs. View more info