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The Epic Voyage Of the Seven Little Sisters
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The Epic Voyage Of the Seven Little Sisters

By WILLIS William

London: Hutchinson, 1956 SIGNED BY AUTHOR, unclipped dust jacket with minor rubbing or small splits to spine ends and corners, minor foxing to dust jacket, minor foxing to closed edges of book, small 'Ferg' in biro to fep, signed to title page by the author, 244pp + plates, epic solo voyage across the Pacific in a balsa wood raft. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$90.55

Farthest North, being the record of a voyage of exploration of the ship Fram 1893-96 and of a fifteen months' sleigh journey by Dr. Nansen and Lieut. Johansen with an appendix by Otto Sverdrup captain of the Fram.
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Farthest North, being the record of a voyage of exploration of the ship Fram 1893-96 and of a fifteen months' sleigh journey by Dr. Nansen and Lieut. Johansen with an appendix by Otto Sverdrup captain of the Fram.

By NANSEN Fridtjof & Otto Sverdrup

London: MacMillan volume two only ( of two) of the Macmillan's Colonial Library issue, undated, ex-library, white call number to spine, cancelled stamp to endpapers, slip and pouch at rear, otherwise seems unmarked, vii 471+ 8pp adverts dated 20.9.08. Decorative Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall. Ex-Library.

$36.22

The Road to Kashmir, with a Gallery of Special Pictures
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The Road to Kashmir, with a Gallery of Special Pictures

By MILNE James

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1929 Yellow cloth handling soiled, spine lightly faded, light foxing to closed edges, travel via India to Kashmir, includes photographs by the author and Randolph Holmes of Peshawar, ix 160pp +21 plates. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$36.22

The Reefs of Taprobane, Underwater Adventures Around Ceylon

By CLARKE Arthur C

London: Muller, 1957 black cloth with gilt titling which is dulled and discoloured, mild handling soiling of the boards, endpapers foxed, contents clean, 112pp, about 50% being colour and b&w plates ( illustrations) , non-fiction work on moon (Luna) exploration . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Mike Wilson. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$24.15

My Life as a Mountaineer
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My Life as a Mountaineer

By HECKMAIR Anderl Translated By Geoffrey Sutton

London: Victor Gollancz, 1975 price clipped dust jacket, small pen name to endpaper, fore edge faintly foxed, shows handling but no faults, 224pp + plates. A climber from Munich who has climbed and guided around the world.First ascent of the North Face of the Eiger. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$42.26

Trans-Himalaya, Discoveries and Adventures in Tibet (Vol 1 only)
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Trans-Himalaya, Discoveries and Adventures in Tibet (Vol 1 only)

By HEDIN Sven

London: MacMillan, 1909 (1500 gram rate) One volume only, red cloth gilt titled and decorated, top page edges gilt, has split to head of lower joint, backstrip sunfaded with frayed head, bookseller rubber stamp to base of fep, paper scar to paste down, some scattered foxing throughout, hinges cracked but tight, xxiii + 436pp + 188 images on plates and 7 maps. First edition in British issue.. First Edition. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$78.47

Snow Dogs, the Huskies of Antarctica

By PEAT Neville

Christchurch: Whitcoulls, 1978 near fine unmarked copy in same DW, 112pp illustrated throughout with b&w photographs and line illustrations by Maurice Conly, two years at Scott Base, Antarctica when the New Zealanders were still using huskies as sled dogs. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by Maurice Conly. 4to - over 9? - 12" tall.

$24.15

Sailing Alone Around the World and the Voyage of the Liberdade
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Sailing Alone Around the World and the Voyage of the Liberdade

By SLOCUM Joshua

London: Rupert Hart Davis, 1955 unclipped DWwith minor handling soiling, slight foxing to map endpapers, sixth impression of the Mariner's Library edition with both books in the one volume introduction by Arthur Ransome, beige buckram, 384pp + plates, include maps and line illustrations in the text . reprint. Buckram. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$30.18

The Cruise of the Kate
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The Cruise of the Kate

By MIDDLETON E. E.

London: Rupert Hart Davis, 1953 (500 gram rate) unclipped DW with minor handling soiling, two short tears top edge of front panel, slight foxing to closed edges, first edition of the Mariner's Library edition, introduction by Arthur Ransome, beige buckram, 165pp + plates, include maps and line illustrations in the text . First Thus. Buckram. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$36.22

The Great White South; or With Scott in the Antarctic
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The Great White South; or With Scott in the Antarctic

By PONTING Herbert

London: Duckworth, 1950 unclipped DW has some minor edge wear, small chip top corner of front panel, book cloth edges slightly rubbed, xviii 299pp + 133 photos on plates, closed edges and prelims slightly foxed. reprint. Cloth. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Herbert G. Ponting. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$36.22

The Last Blue Mountain
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The Last Blue Mountain

By BARKER Ralph

London: Chatto & Windus, 1959 unclipped DW slight wear with some short edge tears, chipping loss to head of DW spine, faint foxing to closed edges, 212pp + plates, a fateful expedition and rescue attempt. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$78.47

Half-Safe: Across The Atlantic By Jeep

By CARLIN Ben

London: Andre Deutsch, 1955 green cloth, spine titling faded, handling soiling, light foxing to endpapers, 279pp + plates, some fingermarking to page edges, across the Atlantic by ampibious jeep from Halifax, Nova Scotia to England, no dw. First Edition. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$18.11

The River of Singing Fish

By FIEDLER Arkady

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1948 191pp + plates, map endpapers, blue cloth, . First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Zdzislaw Ruszkowski. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$24.15

Horolezecka Zastaveni

By HECKEL & WOLF

Praha: Olympia, 1988 unclipped DW has some short tears to edges with minimal chipping loss, cloth boards slightly handling soiled, photographs in B&W of Czech expedition to Hindu Kush, Afghanistan and Pakistan, in b&w throughout; text in Czech (poetry) , the individuals in these photographs lost there lives in an earthquake caused avalanche in the Peruvian Andes in 1970, Vilem Heckel, who took these photographs included. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 4to - over 9? - 12" tall.

$60.37

Round the World on a Wheel

By FRASER John Foster

London: Chatto & Windus, 1982 price clipped DW under plastic sleeve, name and address to fep, faint spotting to closed edges, prelims + 325pp, illustrated in the text, abridged edition, a Victorian chap bicycling around the world. reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$36.22

Sailing Alone Around the World and the Voyage of the Liberdade

By SLOCUM Joshua

London: Rupert Hart Davis, 1948 dust jacket price clipped with some edge wear and tears at spine ends, closed tear across front panel, the reverse of the fep has a Waitaki Boys High presentation plate for J. S. Green dated 1950, first thus with both books in the one volume introduction by Arthur Ransome, beige buckram lightly soiled, map end papers, 384pp + plates, include maps and line illustrations in the text . First Edition. Buckram. Very Good/Good. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$24.15

Eothen

By KINGLAKE A W

London: Harrison & Waide, 1864 green cloth, gilt to spine and gilt eastern traveller smoking pipe on a horse, bevelled boards mottled and gilt rubbed, some surface insect marking, top of lower joint split, old ink name and date to title "J Maddock Hughes, Birralee 1878" some ink ofset to tissue frontis guard, armorial bookplate to paste down of John Maddock Hughes 'Deo Non Fortuna', there is an earlier plate underneath this, chocolate coloured endpapers, some light foxing , frontis and title nearly detached, 319pp + frontis and one plate, some minor water marking to bottom margin of some pages, early travels in Palestine Jordan area (originally published 1844), New Edition with the preface to the first edition. New edition. Pictorial Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$36.22

Libyan Sands, Travel in a Dead World

By BAGNOLD Ralph A

London: Hodder, 1943 (500 gram rate) February 1943 reprint in Hodder Black Jacket edition, pencil name to fep, 288pp incl maps, scarce, small so cheaper shipping. reprint. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6? - 7? tall.

$90.55

Voyage to the Ice, The Antarctic Expedition of Solo, Signed by Author

By LEWIS David

Sydney: Collins, 1979 signed David Lewis to half title, unclipped DW has slight sun fade to spine, 144pp + col. plates. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$24.15

Fourteen Men: Story of the Australian Antarctic Expedition to Heard Island
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Fourteen Men: Story of the Australian Antarctic Expedition to Heard Island

By SCHOLES Arthur

Melbourne: F. W. Cheshire, 1949 price clipped DW has tear to spine and lacks loer half of spine, some edge tears at corners, book is tidy, name and date to half title, 273pp + plates, first edition. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7? - 9? tall.

$30.18

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