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The Donkey Inside (Inscribed with Original Drawing of a Donkey)

by Bemelmans, Ludwig

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Published
1943
Condition
Fine
Edition
Later Printing
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$500.00

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New York: Viking, 1943. Later Printing. Hardcover. Fine/very good. Stated fourth printing. Fine clothbound copy of Bemelman's memoir of travels through South America. Illustrated by Bemelmans who is perhaps best known for the creation of Madeline. This copy, a fourth printing, is INSCRIBED by the author and includes a charming DRAWING of a donkey. Laid in to… Read more
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In Dublin Again with Liam C. Martin

by Ireland - Martin, Liam C.

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Derringer Books
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$85.00

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Dublin: Liam C. Martin, 1965. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good/No. First edition. Privately published illustrated book on Dublin. Very good condition in extremely tall stapled card wrappers. Tiny chip to lower front corner. Uncommon title.
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Geographie Universelle

by Geography - Demangeon, Albert

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Derringer Books
Published
1927
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$40.00

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Paris: Librairie Armand Colin, 1927. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Text in French. European geography book published at the direction of P. Vidal De La Blache and L. Gallois. 320 pp. Illustrated with maps and photographs. Very good condition. An oversized clothbound book.
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Sacajawea A Guide and Interpreter of the Lewis and Clark Expedition

by Lewis and Clark - Hebard, Grace Raymond

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Derringer Books
Published
1933
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$1,000.00

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Glendale: Arthur H. Clark Company, 1933. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition. 340 pp. An account of the travels of Toussaint Charbonneau and of Jean-Baptiste, the expedition papoose. Illustrated with drawings and a fold-out map. This copy nicely INSCRIBED by Hebard who has also added a number of tipped in and laid in annotated photographs relating to… Read more
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Der Erste Flug Uber Das POlarmeer

by Polar Exploration - Amundsen, Roald and Lincoln Ellsworth

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Derringer Books
Published
1927
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Early Printing
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$50.00

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Leipzig Und Zurich: Grethlein & Co, 1927. Early Printing. Hardcover. Very Good. Early German printing c. 1927. 261 pp plus foldout map at rear. A very good copy in teal cloth. General soiling to cloth, internally clean and tightly bound. Illustrated with photographs. Polar exploration.
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Arktische Reise Die Oxford University Ellesmere Land Expedition 1934-1935

by Polar Exploration - Shackleton, Edward

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Derringer Books
Published
1938
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Early Printing
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$40.00

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Berlin: S. Fischer, 1938. Early Printing. Hardcover. Very Good. Early German printing of this book about Shackleton's Ellesmere Land Expedition. Introduction by Wilhelm Filchner. 272 pp. Illustrated with photographs. A clean very good clothbound copy.
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Meine Eroberung Des Nordpols Ubersetzt Von Erwin Volkmann Mit 56 Bildern Und Abbildungen

by Polar Exploration - Cook, Frederick A.

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Derringer Books
Published
1912
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First German Edition
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$75.00

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Hamburg Und Berlin: Alfred Janssen, 1912. First German Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First German edition. Illustrated with photographs and diagrams. 540 pp. Clean very good copy in brown cloth. Remnants of bookplate to inside front board.
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Voyage Aux Mers Polaris a La Recherche De Sir John Franklin

by Polar Exploration - Bellot, J. R.

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Derringer Books
Published
1880
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Early Printing
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$150.00

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Paris: Garnier Freres, 1880. Early Printing. Hardcover. Very Good. Early French edition. 487 pp plus fold-out map. Introduction by M. Paul Boiteau. About very good condition in elaborate red cloth binding. Faded at spine, some light age spotting. generally clean and tightly bound. Gravure illustrations.
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Ultima Thule Gronlandische Reiseerlebnisse

by Polar Exploration - Rasmussen, Knud

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Derringer Books
Published
1915
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Early Printing
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$40.00

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Berlin: Morawe & Scheffelt, 1915. Early Printing. Hardcover. Very Good. Early German printing (possible first) of this book on Rasmussen arctic journeys. {1915} 239 pp. Illustrated with photographs and one map. A very good copy in green cloth with yellow spine lettering.
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Die Stella Polare Im Eismeer Erste Italienische Nordpolexpedition

by Polar Exploration - Von Savoyen, Ludwig Amadeus

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Derringer Books
Published
1903
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First German Edition
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$150.00

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Leipzig: F. H. Brockhaus, 1903. First German Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First German edition. Illustrated with photographs and fold-out maps. 566 pp. Pebbled cloth binding in very good condition with dramatic photo inset to front cover of a sailing ship crashing into an ice floe.
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Die Osterreich-Ungarrische Nordpol-Expedition In Den Jahren 1872-1874

by Polar Exploration - Payer, Julius

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Derringer Books
Published
1876
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First German Edition
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$175.00

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Wien: Alfred Holder, 1876. First German Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First German edition. Illustrated with photographs and three fold-out maps. 696 pp. Elaborate decorative cloth binding in very good condition. Minor foxing. An excellent example.
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Brabant and East Flanders

by Travel - Omond, George W. T.

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Derringer Books
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$50.00

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London: A & C Black, Ltd. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Attractive illustrated travel book with full color paintings by Forestier. Very good elaborately decorated clothbound volume.
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English Traits

by Travel - Emerson, Ralph Waldo

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Derringer Books
Published
1856
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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Boston: Phillips and Sampson and Company, 1856. First Edition. Hardcover. Good. First edition, first printing. Emerson's observations on England, based in part on his visits there in 1833 and 1847. Called one of the best of American travel books and one of the great and permanent works of its kind according to Van Wyeck Brooks. Publisher's original black-brown… Read more
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An Irish Journey

by O'Faolain, Sean

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Derringer Books
Published
1943
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First U.S. Edition
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$135.00

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New York: Longmans, Green, 1943. First U.S. Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. First US edition of this entertaining travelogue. A tight near fine copy in blue cloth in near fine price intact dustwrapper. A lovely copy.
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