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Adams, Paul
Arctic Island Hunter
London: George Ronald, 1961. 
136 pp. Illustrated with photographs; map. Short closed tear to dj.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 20878                         Order / Enquire



Anderson, William Ashley
Angel of Hudson Bay. The True Sory of Maud Watt
Toronto: Clarke, Irwin, 1961. 
217 pp. Illustrated with photographs; map. Faint damp stain to pastedowns and dj flaps.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 20885                         Order / Enquire



Andree, S.A.
The Andree Diaries
London: John Lane The Bodley Head., 1931. 1st UK edition.
Being the diaries and records of S.A. Andree, Nils Strindberg and Knut Fraenkel written during their balloon expedition to the North Pole in 1897 and discovered on White Island in 1930, together with a complete record of the expedition and discovery. Authorized translation from the official Swedish edition by Edward Adams-Ray. Hardcover. Gilt-lettered red cloth with gilt-stamped armorial cover vignette. 471 pp. With 103 illustrations and 6 maps, plans and diagrams. Spine and top board border sunned; some soiling to cloth, but interior otherwise clean and quite fresh.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 6222                         Order / Enquire



Bakker, E. M. Van Zinderen
Antarctic Glacial History and World Palaeoenvironments
Rotterdam: A. A. Balkema, 1978. 1st Edition
Hardcover in complete dj. 172 pp. Illustrated with maps, charts, diagrams and photographs. Dj slightly soiled with one corner-tear and edge-tear. Proceedings of a symposium held on 17th August 1977 during the Xth Congress of the Intenrational Council of Scientific Unions Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research, Birmingham, UK.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 17603                         Order / Enquire



Bartlett, Robert A. & Hale, Ralph T.
Northward Ho! The Last Voyage of the Karluk
Boston: Small, Maynard, 1919. 2nd Printing
329 pp. Blue cloth with stunning aurora borelis cover art in gilt, white and red; title lettering gilt. Illustrated with photographs and maps. Ink name on front free endpaper and jacket blurb from Chief Scout Librarian of the Boy Scouts of America stapled to front free endpaper; spine lettering faded; but cover gloriously bright and interior virtually fresh.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 18600                         Order / Enquire



Binney, George
With Seaplane and Sledge in the Arctic
London: Hutchinson, 1893. 1st Edition
n.d. [1925/26?]. Blue cloth. Illustrated with photographs; folding map. Spine lettering faded and rear board edge partially abraded (about 2"); otherwise a nice copy with bright interior.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 18613                         Order / Enquire



Breummer, Fred.
The Long Hunt.
Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1969. 
Hardcover with complete Dj. 152pp. Dj. with a couple closed tears and slightly rubbed at edges.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 22278                         Order / Enquire



Breynat, Mgr Gabriel, O.M.I.
The Flying Bishop: Fifty Years in the Canadian Far North
London: Burns & Oates, 1955. 
288pp.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 6225                         Order / Enquire



Cameron, Agnes Deans
The New North. Being Some Account of a Woman's Journey Through Canada to the Arctic
N. Y.: Appleton, 1912. Later Printing.
xix + 398 pp. Green cloth with map cover illustration set in; title lettering gilt; spine lettering gilt; top edge gilt. Illustrated with photograpghs by the author. Bottom corners and head of spine slightly bumped and rubbed, with light bumping to top corners and board; otherwise a sparkling copy with many pages still unopened.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 18596                         Order / Enquire



Chaillu, Paul Du
The Land of the Long Night
N.Y.: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1899. 1st Edition
Grey-green pictorial cloth, gilt lettered cover & spine. Pon, bookplt removed from front pastedown. Book label on spine. With 24 plates. 266pp.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 6228                         Order / Enquire



Collinder, Bjorn
The Lapps
Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1949. 
Hardcover in complete dj. 252 pp. Illustrated; colour frontispiece. Library bookplate on front pastedown (but no other institutional rmarkings); dj spine slightly sunned, with small tear to rear panel.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 20930                         Order / Enquire



Conti, Anita
Deep Sea Saga
London: William Kimber, 1955. 
182 pp. + ads. Illustrated with photographs. Dj lightly edge-worn.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 20931                         Order / Enquire



Dunbar, Moira & Greenaway, Keith R.
Arctic Canada from the Air
Ottawa: Defence Research Board, 1956. 1st Edition
541 pp. Blue cloth. Illustrated with photographs and maps; several duotone maps, folding.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 18615                         Order / Enquire



Elias, E. L.
The Book of Polar Exploration
London: Harrap, 1930. 
302 pp. Illustrated in b/w and 4 colourplates. Ex library, with library bookplate and ink number on front free endpaper verso only; top edge a bit dusty, but otherwise a nice tight, bright copy with especially colourful cover illustration set into cloth.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 20881                         Order / Enquire



Elliot, Henry W.
Our Arctic Province. Alaska and the Seal Islands
N. Y.: Scribner's, 1906. Later Printing.
xv + 473 pp. Kahki cloth. Illustrated with many drawings from nature and maps, including large folding map at rear. Light shelf-wear and light edge-soiling; foot of spine rubbed. A nice bright copy. Library of Contemporary Exploration and Adventure series.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 18646                         Order / Enquire



Epes, Sargent, Esq. & William H. Cunnington
The Wonders of the Arctic World with The Polaris Expedition
NY, U.S.A.: Philadelphia Book Co., 1873. 1st Edition
Pon. Gilt lettered red cloth. Spine repaired. Light foxing. With dozens of illustrations. A very good working copy.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 6271                         Order / Enquire



Franklin, Sir John
Sir John Franklin's Journals and Correspondence. The Second Arctic Land Expedition 1825-1827
Toronto: Champlain Society, 1998. 1st Edition
421 pp. 9 illustrations and 3 maps. Edited, with introduction, by Richard C. Davis.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 17734                         Order / Enquire



Harrison, Alfred H.
in Search of a Polar Continent
UK: Edward Arnold, 1908. 
xx; 292pp. 16 pages of ads. Illustrated with b/w photo-reproductions and 15 panels fold-out color map at rear (with a closed tear, now fixed with archival tape. Gilt picutre viniatte to front cover, gilt lettering to cover and spine. Handwritten bookplate to front paste down. Some waviness to prelims and some of the plates, o/w in very good condition.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 29626                         Order / Enquire



Higginson, Ella
Alaska. The Great Country
N. Y.: Macmillan, 1909. 2nd Printing
537 pp. Illustrated with photographs. Ink name on front free endpaper; front hinge started but firm. A remarkably nice, bright copy for its age, with especially interesting totem-pole cover design in blind-stamp and red.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 20895                         Order / Enquire



Hinds, Margery
School-House in the Arctic
London: Geoffrey Bles., 1958. 
223 pp. Illustrated with photographs.
Please inquire                          Book Number: 21063                         Order / Enquire



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