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cover of Into the Great Solitude:  An Arctic Journey

Into the Great Solitude: An Arctic Journey

by Perkins, Robert

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Published
1991
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Good
Edition
First
ISBN
9780805007275
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New York: Henry Holt, 1991. Stated First Edition with full numberline 8vo size hardcover with dust jacket; 219 pages with some black and white photographs From jacket: "Within most of us is a strong desire for fulfillment and a equally strong sense of incompleteness that we have little time to acknowledge in our busy lives. Recognizing… Read more
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cover of The World Up Close:  A Cylist's Adventures on Five Continents

The World Up Close: A Cylist's Adventures on Five Continents

by Nasr, Kameel B.

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ISBN
9780938179207
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Mills and Sanderson, Publishers 8vo sized softcover; 210 pages. From back: "(In this book) bicyclist Kameel Nasr has created a fascinating and personal introduction to the world's people... Sharing diverse episodes from his 40,000 mile bicycle journey through 70 countries (the author) offers his readers a vicarious view across the handlebars as he tackles the Appalachians, the… Read more
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cover of Lost

Lost

by Thompson, Thomas

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Published
1986
Condition
Good
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780446300957
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$21.00

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New York: Warner Books, 1986. First Edition Thus with full numberline 12mo size mass market paperback; 240 pages with several black and white photographs. From back: "It was planned as an idyllic summer voyage aboard a beautiful blue and white trimaran. But a freak Pacific storm turned it into a 73 day ordeal of emotions stripped… Read more
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cover of In Search of Robinson Crusoe

In Search of Robinson Crusoe

by Severin, Tim

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Published
2002
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
ISBN
9780465076987
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Basic Books, 2002. Stated First Edition 8vo size hardcover with dust jacket; 333 deckle edged pages. From jacket: "(The author) occupies a distinctive place among travel and adventure writers...Now (the author) adds the world's most famous castaway to the roster of legendary figures whose adventures he has explored. In his signature approach to literary sleuthing, (the… Read more
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cover of Jungle Geronimo in Gay Paree

Jungle Geronimo in Gay Paree

by Eaves, L.P.

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Published
2010
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Good
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Fancy Times, 2010. 12mo size paperback; 85 pages with color illustrated covers and black and white illustrations by Michael Kupperman From book: "L.P. Eaves was the pseudonym under which Jack Pendarvis wrote his seventy class Jungle Geronimo adventures." Edgewear, creases to front cover. The last five or so pages have some wrinkling or textural change and… Read more
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cover of K2:  Life and Death on the World's Most Dangerous Mountain

K2: Life and Death on the World's Most Dangerous Mountain

by Viesturs, Ed

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Published
2009
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
ISBN
9780767932509
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New York: Broadway Books, 2009. From jacket: "At 28,251 feet, the world's second-tallest mountain, K2, thrusts skyward out of the Karakoram Range of northern Pakistan. Climbers regard it as the ultimate achievement in mountaineering." 324 crisp, clean pages plus a section of black and white photographs on glossy stock. Slight wear and curl to top and… Read more
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cover of Grand and Private Pleasures

Grand and Private Pleasures

by Stinnett, Caskie

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
ISBN
9780316816298
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$30.00

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Boston: Little Brown, 1977. Signed by author on fep Stated First Edition 8vo size hardcover with dust jacket; 203 crisp, clean pages, tight binding. From jacket:"Whether he is describing a night spent in a hotel in a cave in the Sahara Desert or spending a winter's day locked up in Elsinore Castle or struggling through the Amazon jungle… Read more
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cover of In Quest of the Northwest Passage

In Quest of the Northwest Passage

by Neatby, L. H.

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Published
1962
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New York: Apollo Editions, 1962. 194 pages illustrated with maps. Wear to covers. From back: "Here is the supreme adventure story of man's attempt to discover a navigable sea route to China across the top of North America. It is the story of ships and men, of fabulous exploration, of unsurpassed bravery, of incredible Arctic hardships." Quotes… Read more
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