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SILAS: THE ANTARCTIC DIARIES AND MEMOIR OF CHAR

By: BULL, COLIN

Price: $54.00

Publisher: Ohio State University Press: 1993-09-01

Seller ID: 160410002

ISBN: 0814205488

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover, First Edition 1993 Ohio State University Press 418 pages..Near Fine in a NF DJ..just a hint of shelf/edge wear to brown cloth boards with gilt titles - corners sharp..just a hint of shelf/edge wear to DJ - now in mylar..No notes or writing-All pages are bright, clean and crisp..ISBN-0814205488..LOC SS-TS-1 View more info

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Bibliography of Antarctic Exploration: Expedition Accounts from 1768 to 1960

By: Conrad, L. J.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: L J Conrad: 1999-06-01

Seller ID: 160410003

ISBN: 0966962702

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover, Stated First Edition (only 1000 copies printed) L J Conrad (privately printed) 1999 424 pages..Near Fine, no jacket - as issued..just a hint of shelf/edge wear to dark blue cloth boards with gilt titles - corners sharp..No notes or writing-All pages are bright, clean and crisp - one page has a tiny corner fold..Last pages states First edition and only 1000 copies printed..Comprehensive, detailed and Very Scarce..ISBN-0966962702..LOC SS-TS-1 View more info

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My Adventures Among South Sea Cannibals: An Account of the Experiences and Adventures of a Government Official Among the Natives of Oceania

By: Douglas Rannie

Price: $180.00

Publisher: J.B. Lippincott: 1912-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 160614010

Condition: Good


Hardcover with fold-out color map, First American Edition 1912 J. B. Lippincott 314 pages. Good, lacking the DJ. Moderate shelf/edge wear to Red cloth boards with gilt titles and accents - corners lightly bumped, spine is sunned/faded and has two small tears at the head,front panel has two small spots. TEG. A touch of foxing to textblock edges. Previous owner bookplate on inside front cover - no writing, all pages are clean and crisp with a touch of age-toning to edges.... View more info

Women Travelers: A Century of Trailblazing Adventures 1850-1950 [Hardcover] b...

By: Lapierre, Alexandra; Mouchard, Christel [Editor]

Price: $104.00

Publisher: Flammarion: 2007-10-16

Seller ID: I8-1I4K-9203

ISBN: 2080300180

Condition: Used: Very Good


Hardcover-2007 Flammarion Paris...Very Good+ in a NF DJ, Photographic boards that match the DJ, corners sharp...end papers of butterflies-rear free end paper has a flattened crease, which is the only flaw in this beautiful book...just a touch of shelf/edge wear to DJ-now in protective mylar...no notes or writing-All pages are clean and crisp...here are the stories of 31 of the greatest women adventurers in history. Crossing five continents, these indomitable women faced... View more info

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South Col; One Man's Adventure on the Ascent of Everest

By: Noyce, Wilfrid

Price: $55.00

Publisher: William Heinemann: 1954-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 190129008

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover 1954, First Edition, William Heinemann, Ltd., 303 pages. Very Good, in Very Good Dust Jacket. Blue cloth boards with gilt titles. Images from DJ have lightly transferred onto the cover and spine. Just a touch of shelf/edge wear - corners sharp. Dark topstain to text block. Endpapers are illustrated with portrait sketches of the author and the climbers. Neatly written inked gift inscription to prior owner on half title page. All interior pages are tight an... View more info

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First Over Everest!: The Houston-Mount Everest Expediton, 1933

By: P. F. M. Fellowes; L. V. Stewart Blacker; P. T. Etherton

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Robert M. McBride & Company: 1934-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 181116004

Condition: Good+


Hardcover, First Edition 1934 Robert M. McBride & CO 264 pages. Good+, no DJ. Minor shelf/edge wear to green cloth boards with faded gilt spine titles - corners sharp. Spine is sun darkened. Previous owner bookplate on 2nd FEP. Front endpapers are photos of the expedition and the rear endpapers are a map of the route. Foreword by John Buchan. Fascinating account of the expedition which sought to make the first flight over Everest. The first Mount Everest flight expedi... View more info

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Discovery and History of Carlsbad Caverns, the (jim White's Own story)

By: White, Jim

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Published by Author.: 1940-01-01

Seller ID: 181108002

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, 1940 Self Published Unpaginated (Approx 32 pages). Very Good, in color illustrated wraps. Moderate shelf/edge wear and a couple of small creases to covers. Previous owner name at top of title page. All pages are clean and crisp. Many are hand colored and quite beautiful. Author James Larkin White (July 11, 1882 ââ?¬â?? April 26, 1946), better known as Jim White, was a cowboy, guano miner, cave explorer, and park ranger for the National Park Service. ... View more info