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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.
$24.00                          Book Number: 22278                         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.
$70.00                          Book Number: 18596                         Order / Enquire



Conti, Anita
Deep Sea Saga
London: William Kimber, 1955. 
182 pp. + ads. Illustrated with photographs. Dj lightly edge-worn.
$20.00                          Book Number: 20931                         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.
$40.00                          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.
$50.00                          Book Number: 18646                         Order / Enquire



Hood, Robert
To the Arctic By Canoe 1819-1821. The Journal and Paintings of Robert Hood, Midshipman with Franklin
Montreal: Arctic Institute, McGill-Queen's University Press, 1974. First Thus
217 pp. 24 plates, most in colour, and 5 maps. Edited by C. Stuart Houston. Scarce in hardcover.
$30.00                          Book Number: 20934                         Order / Enquire



Hunt, Harrison J. & Thompson, Ruth Hunt
North to the Horizon. Searching for Peary's Crocker Land
Camden, Maine: Down East Books, 1980. 1st Edition
117 pp. Illustrated with photographs.
$20.00                          Book Number: 15763                         Order / Enquire



Hunt, William R.
Arctic Passage: The Turbulent History of the Land and People of the Bering Sea, 1697-1975
N.Y.: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1975. 
395pp. Illustrated with b&w photos and line drawings.lights stains to cover edge.
$20.00                          Book Number: 6223                         Order / Enquire



Kazantzev, Alexander
Against the Wind. Short Stories
Moscow: Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1950. 
(No Date) 190 pp. Short stories about exploits in the Soviet arctic, written 1949-1950. Extemities rubbed, with slightly chipped spine tips. Translated from the Russian.
$30.00                          Book Number: 20893                         Order / Enquire



Lefroy, John Henry
In Search of the Magnetic North. A soldier-Surveyor's Letters from the North-West 1843-1844. Edited By George F. Stanley
Toronto: Macmillan, 1955. 
171 pp. Frontispiece portrait. Frontispiece detached & spine faded.
$20.00                          Book Number: 20900                         Order / Enquire



Mars, Alastair
Arctic Submarine
London: Elek, 1955. 2nd Printing
191 pp. Spine tips sunned in slightly chipped dj with sunned spine.
$20.00                          Book Number: 20880                         Order / Enquire



Marsh, George
Toilers of the Trails
Philadelphia: Penn Publishing, 1921. 
245 pp. Illustrated with b/w plates; colour frontispiece; colour inset on cover. Ink name on front free endpaper; binding cracked but firm; an otherwise nice, bright copy. Stories of the Canadian north and some about northerners on the battlefields of Flanders in WWI.
$28.00                          Book Number: 20886                         Order / Enquire



Martna, Maret (editor)
Arctic Bibliography. Vol. 15. A-Z, No. 93,301-101,599.
Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1971. 
Hardcover. 1601 pp. Folding colour map at rear. Prepared by the Arctic Institute of North America with support of Government Agencies of United States and Canada, each entry is complete with summation of the journal article listed. Some slight soiling to top edge; otherwise a nice clean copy.
$30.00                          Book Number: 21648                         Order / Enquire



Mason, Michael H.
The Arctic Forests
London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1924. 
Blue cloth with cover rondel in gilt, green and black, ruled in gilt; spine lettering and decoration gilt. xiii, 320 pp. Illustrated with numerous photographs and 2 folding colour maps at rear. Includes sections on derivations of some names & words, and a comparative glossary of Indian words. Ink name on fly-leaf verso; binding cracked but firm; a couple of tiny bruises to spine edge; hinges started; many of the plates, including frontispiece of author, are detached or partially detached, but all are present.
$100.00                          Book Number: 27640                         Order / Enquire



Neatby, Leslie H.
In Quest of the North West Passage
Toronto: Longmans, Green, 1958. 
194 pp. Illustrated; maps, 2 folding. Foreword by J. Tuzo Wilson. Scarce!
$36.00                          Book Number: 20883                         Order / Enquire



Rea, K.J.
The Political Economy of the Canadian North. An Interpretation of the Course of Development in the Northern Territories of Canada to the Early 1960s
Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1968. 1st Edition
453 pp. Tables; folding map.
$20.00                          Book Number: 13844                         Order / Enquire



Shackleton, E. H.; David, T. W. Edgeworth
The Heart of the Antarctic: Being the Story of the British Antarctic Expedition 1907-1909. With an Introduction by Hugh Robert Mill; An Account of the First Journey to the South Magnetic Pole by Professor T. W. Edgeworth David. 2 vols.
Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1909. 1st U.S. edition.
Hardcover. Large 8vo. Deep blue cloth ruled in argent, lettered in argent, with cover and spine vignettes argent; top edge gilt. 2 vols. liv, 366; xvi, 451 pp. Illustrated with numerous photographs, diagrams (v.1), textual illustrations (v. 2); 6 colourplates in each volume, and three folding colour maps and folding panoramas in rear pocket of v.2; v.1 frontispiece portrait of Shackleton, v.2 frontispiece of the Northern Party at South Magnetic Pole. Ink name to front pastedown and title-page (both volumes); binding cracked (both volumes), hinge started and first couple of signatures slightly shaken in v.1; extremities lightly rubbed and rubbing to cover & spine vignettes, with some flaking to silver of v.2 spine vignette; fold-tears to large map; still a sparkling copy with silver stunning on deep blue, and interiors clean and bright.
$380.00                          Book Number: 27641                         Order / Enquire



Simpson, Myrtle
Due North
London: Travel Book Club, 1971. Reprint
191 pp. Illustrated with photographs. Vertical crease to spine.
$40.00                          Book Number: 20906                         Order / Enquire



Spry, Irene M.
The Palliser Expedition: An Account of John Palliser's British North American Expedition, 1857-1860
Toronto: Macmillan, 1963. 
Slight wear to head of dj. With Maps and Illustrations. 310pp.
$20.00                          Book Number: 6224                         Order / Enquire



Stefansson, Evelyn
Within the Circle. Portrait of the Arctic
N. Y.: Scribner's, 1945. 
160 pp. Illustrated with photographs; maps. Boards slightly bowed; dj internally mended with tape, slightly edge-worn with small chips to spine tips. Evelyn Stefansson was the wife of Arctic explorer Vilhjalmur Stefansson.
$30.00                          Book Number: 20927                         Order / Enquire



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