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In the Kingdom of Ice: The Grand and Terrible Polar Voyage of the USS Jeannette

by Sides, Hampton

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Published
2014
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Near Fine
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5th Printing
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9780385535373
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New York: Doubleday, 2014. "First-rate polar history and adventure narrative...wonderfully evocative....Sides vividly recounts the horrors [of the voyage]. In the Kingdom of Ice is a harrowing story, well told." -- The New York Times Book Review. 480pp.. 5th Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/DJ Near Fine. Large Octavo.
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Chicago: Lakeside Press, 1996. Lakeside Classics No. 94. Gilt titles on black cloth. 447pp, top edge gilt. A fresh, like new copy.. Hard Cover. Fine/No Jacket as Issued. 12mo.
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Endurance: An Epic of Polar Adventure

by Worsley, Frank Arthur

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Published
1999
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Near Fine
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2nd Printing
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9780393046847
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New York: W.W. Norton & Co., 1999. Owner's handstamp, short gift inscription on ffep.. 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/DJ Near Fine. Octavo.
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The Worst Journey in the World

by Cherry-Gerard, Apsley

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Published
1965
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Very Good
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London: Chatto & Windus, 1965. An account of Scott's Last Antarctic Expedition, 1910-1913, especially of the Winter, Polar, and Search Journeys; with the diaries of those who took part. 548pp. Corner crease on fold-out map.. Hard Cover. Very Good/DJ Very Good (price clipped). Thick Octavo.
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The Longest Winter: Scott's Other Heroes

by Hooper, Meredith

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Published
2010
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Printing
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9781582437620
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Berkeley: Counterpoint, 2010. 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/DJ Near Fine. Large Octavo.
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The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition

by Alexander, Caroline

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Published
2001
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780375404030
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2001. Hard Cover. Near Fine/DJ Near Fine (price clipped). Wide Large Octavo.
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Arctic Solitudes

by Mountevans, Admiral Lord

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Published
1953
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Very Good
Edition
3rd Printing
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London: Lutterworth Press, 1953. Written by the second-in-command of Scott's last expedition, a concise history of the expeditions in search of the North-East and the North-West passages as well as the North Pole itself,. 3rd Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/DJ G-VG. Octavo. Name, Date Ffep.
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The Antarctic Challenged

by Mountevans, Admiral Lord

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Published
1955
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Very Good
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New York: John de Graff, Inc., 1955. Records in simple non-technical language the story of Antarctic exploration, by the second-in-command on Scott's last expedition. Gilt titles on blue cloth. 247pp. Maps on end papers.. Hard Cover. Very Good/DJ Very Good. Octavo. Name ffep.
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South: The Story of His Last Expedition to Antarctica

by Shackleton, Sir Ernest

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Published
2001
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VG+
Edition
1st Thus
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9780760729991
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New York: Dorset Press, 2001. 1st Thus. Soft Cover. VG+. Octavo.
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New York: Frederick A. Stokes, 1898. 624pp. Torn but complete fold-out map rear.. Rebound in library hard cover. Good/No Jacket. Large Octavo.
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$50.00
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Arctic Mood: A Narrative of Arctic Adventures.

by Richards, Eva Alvey

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Published
1949
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VG-
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1st Printing
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Caldwell: The Caxton Printers, 1949. 1st Printing. Hard Cover. VG-/No Jacket. Octavo.
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The Loneliest Continent: The Story of Antarctic Discovery

by Chapman, Walker

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Published
1964
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Very Good
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1st Printing
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Greenwich: New York Graphic Society, 1964. 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/DJ Very Good. Octavo.
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Resolute: The Epic Search for the Northwest Passage and John Franklin, and the Discovery of the Queen's Ghost Ship

by Sandler, Martin W.

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Published
2006
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Near Fine
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1st Printing
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9781402740855
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New York: Sterling Publishing Co., 2006. 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/DJ Near Fine. Large Octavo.
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Oceans, Poles and Airmen: The First Flights over Wide Waters and Desolate Ice

by Montague, Richard

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Published
1971
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Very Good
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2nd Printing
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9780394462370
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New York: Random House, 1971. 2nd Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/DJ VG (2 small corner tears). Octavo. Bookplate ffep.
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The Last Place on Earth: Scott and Amundsen's Race to the South Pole

by Huntford, Roland

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Published
1999
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Fine
Edition
Later Printing (5th)
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9780375754746
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New York: The Modern Library, 1999. Later Printing (5th). Soft Cover. Fine. Octavo.
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Fifty Years Below Zero: A Lifetime of Adventure in the Far North

by Brower, Charles D.

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Published
1960
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Very Good
Edition
12th Printing
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New York: Dodd, Mead & Co., 1960. Dust jacket is rather worn but is quite presentable within new clear Brodart sleeve.. 12th Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/DJ Fair. Octavo.
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Bering Bridge: The Soviet-American Expedition from Siberia to Alaska

by Schurke, Paul

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Published
1989
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Near Fine
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1st Printing
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9780938586319
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Duluth: Pfeifer-Hamilton, 1989. Signed by author on title page.. Signed by Author. 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/DJ VG (price clipped). Large Octavo.
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Across the Top of the World: The Quest for the Northwest Passage

by Delgado, James P.

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Published
1999
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Near Fine
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9780714127354
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London: British Museum Press, 1999. Hard Cover. Near Fine/DJ Near Fine. Quarto.
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Eskimos and Explorers

by Oswalt, Wendell H.

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Chandler & Sharp. 1979. x-lib with usual markings. VG/VG.
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Whitman. 1963. Children's. Internal 1/2" split at front hinge, otherwise VG.
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