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Born on Snowshoes

by Shore, Evelyn Berglund

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1954
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Fair with no dust jacket; Top corner removed and repaired on half-title, library stamps and markings, one page of photos with y
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First Edition
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$15.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Fair with no dust jacket; Top corner removed and repaired on half-title, . library stamps and markings, one page of photos with yellowed tape repair.. 1954. First Edition. Hardcover. Rebound in red library reinforced cloth. Photos and illustrations. A memoir of wilderness living in Alaska. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 209 pages… Read more
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One Man's Gold Rush: A Klondike Album

by Morgan, Murray

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly toned and tattered.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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Seattle and London: University of Washington Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly toned and tattered.. 1967. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Photographs by E. A. Hegg Gilt-stamped gray cloth. Map endpapers. Maps, photos.160 photographs, many taken from glass plates, from Eric A. Heggs 1897-98 journey through Alaska during the heyday of its Gold Rush.… Read more
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Thirty Years in the Golden North

by Welzl, Jan

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1932
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned, especially at spine.
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First American Edition
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NY: The Macmillan Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned, especially at spine.. 1932. First American Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding. Folding map at rear. Translated from the Czech by Paul Selver. Foreword by Karel Capek. A vintage account of the Czech author's life and travels throughout Siberia and the Canadian Arctic. ; 8vo 8"… Read more
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Lavish Silence: A Pictorial Chronicle of Vanished Curry, Alaska: a Unique Alaska Railroad Community

by Marsh, Kenneth L.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
2003
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Very Good; Edges rubbed, stain on page bottoms, front cover curled.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780971830219
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$35.00

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Trapper Creek, AK: Trapper Creek Museum / Sluice Box Productions. Very Good; Edges rubbed, stain on page bottoms, front cover curled.. 2003. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. 0971830215 . Black and white and color photographs, maps, bibliography, folding illustrations, and about the author page. A volume of regional history featuring historical photographs, newspaper articles, and detailed maps. … Read more
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A Thousand Miles from a Post Office: Or, Twenty Years' Life and Travel in the Hudson's Bay Regions

by Lofthouse, Rev. J.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1922
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Good with no dust jacket; Spine cracked, usual library stamps and markings.
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First Edition
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$25.00

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London: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge. Good with no dust jacket; Spine cracked, usual library stamps and markings.. 1922. First Edition. Hardcover. vii, 184pp. Green cloth titled in gilt on spine and in black on front boards. Preface by Randall Cantuar, the Archbishop of Canterbury. Frontispiece photo of the author in "Eskimo" costume and other photos. Folding… Read more
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Bering Bridge: The Soviet-American Expedition from Siberia to Alaska

by Schurke, Paul

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1989
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Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780938586319
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$20.00

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Duluth, MN: Pfeifer-Hamilton, Publisher. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly worn.. 1989. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0938586319 . Photos, equipment list, biographies of team members. Navy cloth binding. Chronicles the 1,000 mile trek from Siberia across the Bering Strait to Alaska by twelve Soviet and American adventurers. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 227… Read more
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Alaska Pioneer Interiors: An Annotated Photographic File

by Haig, Jane G.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1986
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Very Good; Covers rubbed, sticker liftoff and residue at base of spine.
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9780940457201
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Fairbanks, AK: Tanana-Yukon Historical Society. Very Good; Covers rubbed, sticker liftoff and residue at base of spine.. 1986. Softcover. 0940457202 . Alaska Historic Commission, Studies in History, No. 137. Stapled photo-illustrated card covers. Many historic photos. xi, 81pp, notes, bibliography. .
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Ayorama

by De Coccola, Raymond; King, Peter

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1955
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edges rubbed, jacket toned and rubbed.
Edition
First Canadian Edition
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Toronto: Oxford University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edges rubbed, jacket toned and rubbed.. 1955. First Canadian Edition. Hardcover. Salmon cloth. xi, 316 pages. Endpaper map, black line drawing illustrations on blue paper, glossary. Autobiographical study of the Krangmalit people of the Central Arctic coast of Canada by a Jesuit missionary who lived amongst… Read more
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North Pole Boarding House

by Gillis, Elsie McCall; Myles, Eugenie

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1951
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Bookplate on front endpaper, jacket chipped, rubbed and faded at spine.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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$10.00

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Toronto: The Ryerson Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Bookplate on front endpaper, jacket . chipped, rubbed and faded at spine.. 1951. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth. viii, 206 pages. Black and white photos. An autobiographical story of the Canadian North by the spouse of an officer stationed in the late 1940s at the meteorological… Read more
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Wood, Ivory and Bone: 1981 Native Art Competition

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Published
1981
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Very Good; Wraps faintly sunned at spine.
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Alaska State Council On the Arts and the Alaska State Museum. Very Good; Wraps faintly sunned at spine.. 1981. Softcover. Blue stapled card covers. Many illustrations and photos. Foreword by Curator Kes Woodward and introduction by Suzi Jones. Essay by Jim Schoppert. Published in conjunction with a traveling exhibition of Native Art which debuted at The Alaska… Read more
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Wilderness: A Journal of Quiet Adventure in Alaska

by Kent, Rockwell

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1930
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine faded, boards lightly rubbed, front hinge tender, Macy’s stamp on rear flyleaf.
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1st modern library edition
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$45.00

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NY: The Modern Library. Very Good with no dust jacket; Spine faded, boards lightly rubbed, front hinge tender, Macy's stamp on rear flyleaf.. 1930. 1st modern library edition. Hardcover. Blue flexible cloth with title in gilt on spine and publisher's logo in gilt on front cover. Illustrated endpapers and many other illustrations by Kent. First (1919) and second… Read more
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Tisha: The Story of a Young Teacher in the Alaska Wilderness

by Specht, Robert; Hobbs, Anne

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.
Edition
Book Club Edition; Later Printing
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$15.00

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NY: St. Martin's Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket rubbed.. 1976. Book Club Edition; Later Printing. Hardcover. Library of Congress number 74-40789. The author, Anne Hobbs, relates her experiences as a teacher in the remote wilderness town of Chicken, Alaska, in the 1920s, her marriage to a half-Eskimo man and her adoption of seven … Read more
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Where the Sea Breaks its Back: The Epic Story of a Pioneer Naturalist and the Discovery of Alaska

by Ford, Corey

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1966
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edges mildly foxed, signed by previous owner (former US Senator James L. Buckley) on the fr
Edition
First Printing
ISBN
9781111281311
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$50.00

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Boston: Little, Brown and Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Edges mildly foxed, signed by previous . owner (former US Senator James L. Buckley) on the front free endpaper, . jacket toned, price-clipped, and rubbed.. 1966. First Printing. Hardcover. 1111281319 . Blue cloth with light blue topstain. x, 206 pages. Endpaper map, black and white illustrations, and… Read more
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Encounters with Arctic Animals

by Bruemmer, Fred

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1972
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Lower corners bumped, signed by the previous owner US Senator James L. Buckley on the ffep.
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First US Edition
ISBN
9780070085756
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$20.00

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NY: American Heritage Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Lower corners bumped, signed by the . previous owner US Senator James L. Buckley on the ffep. Jacket is . price-clipped with closed tears.. 1972. First US Edition. Hardcover. 0070085757 . Purple cloth. Black and white and color photos, notes, and bibliography. Over 200 photos documenting how Arctic… Read more
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The Polar Passion: The Quest for the North Pole

by Mowat, Farley

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1967
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Signed by US Senator James L. Buckley on front free endpaper, jacket chipped.
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First Printing
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$20.00

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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Signed by US Senator James L. Buckley . on front free endpaper, jacket chipped.. 1967. First Printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth. Illustrations and photographs, sources, acknowledgements, and index. Selections from the journals of Arctic explorers edited and analysed by Canadas most well known and respected naturalist and author.… Read more
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Eskimos

by Herbert, Wally

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1978
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Very Good; Page edges mildly foxed, owner name (former US Senator James L. Buckley) on half title page, price sticker on rear c
Edition
First Edition; 2nd Paperback printing
ISBN
9780001033689
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$25.00

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London: Collins Publishers. Very Good; Page edges mildly foxed, owner name (former US Senator James L. . Buckley) on half title page, price sticker on rear cover.. 1978. First Edition; 2nd Paperback printing. Softcover. 0001033689 . Glossy pictorial softcover. Black and white photos and illustrations, color photos and illustrations, maps, acknowledgements, further reading list, index. A study of… Read more
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A Woman’s Trip to Alaska: Being an Account of a Voyage through the Inland Seas of the Sitkan Archipelago in 1890

by Collis, Septima M.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1890
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned and rubbed, rear hinge cracked.
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First Edition
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$75.00

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NY: Cassell Publishing Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned and rubbed, rear hinge . cracked.. 1890. First Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth spine with gilt design of totem pole and blue cloth sides. Top edges gilt. xvi, 194pp. Folding frontispiece color folding panorama view of the facade of Muir Glacier, Alaska. Color map and 86 other… Read more
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Salamina

by Kent, Rockwell

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1935
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn and sunned.
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Later Printing
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$17.00

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NY: Harcourt, Brace and Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly worn and sunned.. 1935. Later Printing. Hardcover. xix, 336pp. Navy cloth decorated in silver on spine. 23 sepia-toned plates and numerous other illustrations by Kent. Memoir of Kent's 1931-32 Greenland visit. .
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Alaska Crude: Visions of the Last Frontier

by Andrasko, Kenneth

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good; Covers rubbed, water spot on front cover.
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780316338790
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$13.00

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Boston: Little, Brown and Company. Very Good; Covers rubbed, water spot on front cover.. 1977. First Edition. Softcover. 0316338796 . Photos by Marcus Halevi. vii, 152pp. Pre-Exxon Valdez oil spill photo-essay about the Alaskan pipeline and oil drilling. .
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A Victorian Earl in the Arctic: The Travels and Collections of the Fifth Earl of Lonsdale 1888-89

by Krech III, Shepard

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780295968827
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$12.00

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Seattle: University of Washington Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1989. First Edition. Hardcover. 0295968826 . Biographical introduction by J. V. Beckett. Preface by James Lowther. Introduction by J. C. H. King. Notes, bibliography, index, photos, illustrations. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 207 pages .
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