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THE CONQUEST OF THE SOUTH POLE

By Hayes, J. Gordon

London: Thornton Butterworth Limited, 1936. pp 318 + publisher's adverts, b/w frontis, other b/w illus and maps. Gilt lettering to spine and frt brd, minor edge-wear, a little light surface wear to brds, virtually no spotting or foxing, contents clean and tight, no inscriptions, a very good tight copy.. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/No dust Jacket. Sm 4to.

$33.83

CANADIAN ARCTIC EXPEDITION 1913-18 Volume IV: Botany PART E MOSSES

By Williams, R. S.

Ottawa: Thomas Mulvey, Printer to the King's Most Excellent Majesty, 1921. b/w illustrations. Original printed card covers very good with a little general wear and slight rubbing. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A very good copy.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. 4to (17 x 25cm).

$10.83

ANTARCTICA The Heroic Age
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ANTARCTICA The Heroic Age

By Finkel, George

London: Collins, 1976. b/w photographic illustrations. Original dust jacket very good, with a little general wear and a little rubbing and marking to edges, not price-clipped. Hard-back binding, very good. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A very good copy in a very good dust jacket.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$9.47

Extreme Expeditions : Big Freeze
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Extreme Expeditions : Big Freeze

By Charley, Catherine

London: Puffin Books, 2000. 134 pages, b/w illustrations. Covers fine with minimal wear only. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A fine copy, clean and bright. An anthology of polar exploration aimed at the older child. Some fascinating facts and illustrations.. First Edition. Paperback. Fine/No Dust Jacket. 8vo.

$6.77

LORDS OF THE ARCTIC, A Journey Amoung the Polar Bears

By Davids, R.C.

London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1982. pp. xviii, 140, paper back with integral dj; colour and b/w illustrations throughout. Dust jacket very good with a little rubbing to edges, price-clipped, contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A very good bright copy. The first in-depth look at the Polar Bear.. First Edition. Paper Covers. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Dan Guravich. 4to.

$8.12

All about the Frozen Continent Antarctica

By Mason, Theodore K.

London: Hamlyn, 1972. 79 pages, colour and b/w illustrations. Original laminated board binding, good with a little general wear and rubbing to extremities. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A good to very good tight copy.. First Edition. Laminated Boards. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. 4to.

$9.47

Three Years of Arctic Service

By Greely, Alphus W.

London: Richard Bentley and Son, 1886. pp. Vol 1. xxv & 427, Vol. 2 xii & 444. b/w plates and other illustrations (Plates opposite pages 1, 29, 40, 50, 122, 168, 225, 347, and map opposite 23 in Vol. 1, 84, and map at end of Vol. 2 missing, some plates loose). All other plates and maps present including the large folding map. Original blue cloth binding with gilt lettering, some general wear and rubbing, chipping to top and tail of spine. Contents good with reading wear, slight foxing to early and last pages. A good copy, albeit with a few missing plates. A heavy set.. Hard Cover. Good. Large 8vo (approx. 17 x 24cm).

$108.26

THE ICE AGE Past and Present
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THE ICE AGE Past and Present

By John, Brian S.

London: Collins, 1977. 255 pages, b/w photographic plates and other illustrations. Original dust jacket very good, with slight general wear only, price-clipped, now protected in a clear removable archival sleeve. Hard-back binding with gilt lettering, very good. Contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A very good copy in a very good dust jacket.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$8.12

ACROSS THE TOP OF THE WORLD, THE QUEST FOR THE NORTHWEST PASSAGE

By Delgado, James P.

London: British Museum, 1999. XII, 228pp. Richly illustrated throughout in clr and b/w. A fine copy.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Large 4to.

$16.24

OCEAN ENOUGH AND TIME: Discovering the Waters Around Antarctica
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OCEAN ENOUGH AND TIME: Discovering the Waters Around Antarctica

By Gorman, James

London: HarperCollins, 1995. pp 190, b/w illus. An as-new copy in an as-new dj. Contents clean and tight no inscriptions.. First Edition. Hardcover. As New/As New. 8vo.

$13.53

THE CONQUEST OF THE NORTH POLE RECENT ARCTIC EXPLORATION
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THE CONQUEST OF THE NORTH POLE RECENT ARCTIC EXPLORATION

By Hayes, J. Gordon

London: Thornton Butterworth Limited, 1934. pp. 317 + publisher's adverts, b/w frontis, other b/w illus and fold-out maps. Original green cloth with gilt lettering to spine and frt brd, minor edge-wear, slightly marked, a little spotting to first and last few pages and page edges, o/w contents clean and tight, no inscriptions. A very good tight copy.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Sm 4to.

$47.37