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White for Danger

by Stevens, David

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Steven Temple Books ABAC / ILAB
Published
1979
Edition
First UK printing
ISBN
9780002219723
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$14.95

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London: Collins. 1979. First UK printing. Hardcover. 0002219727 . Dark blue boards. 221 pp. Fine in fine jacket. A thriller novel about an expedition to rediscover a lost city in Antarctica. Canadian author.; Octavo .
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TO THE ENDS OF THE EARTH

by FIENNES, Ranulph

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Steven Temple Books ABAC / ILAB
Published
1983
Edition
First Edition
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$25.00

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London: Hodder & Stoughton. 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. Tall octavo, grey cloth. pp[14] 32 + color plates; b&w illustrations and maps in text. Includes a useful chronoglogy of Antarctic discovery. Fine copy. Jacket spine a bit sunned, else fine. "An account of the 1979-82 Transglobe expedition, the first circumpolar journey round the earth. Describes the… Read more
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HARPOON

by FERGUSON, Henry

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Steven Temple Books ABAC / ILAB
Published
1932
Edition
First printing
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$60.00

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London: Cape. 1932. First printing. Hardcover. Octavo, blue cloth. pp 272 + 8 plates. Spine faintly darkened, else fine, no owner names. White dust jacket has minor soiling, very small chip to lower edge of front panel, VG+ otherwise. "This is a graphic narrative of a whaling expedition in a Norwegian ship in the Antarctic. The author,… Read more
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart. 1974. Hardcover. 0771071833 . Canadian issue (UK printed) of this facsimile reprint of the original Unwin edition of 1914, adding a new foreword by Fuchs. Octavo, blue boards. Three folding maps, numerous photos. (x), 382, [4] pp. Fine copy, no owner names. White dust jacket has very light soiling to rear panel, … Read more
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SOUTH LATITUDE

by OMMANNEY, F. D.

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Steven Temple Books ABAC / ILAB
Published
1938
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$20.00

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London: Longmans, Green. 1938. Hardcover.. Octavo, original emerald cloth, endpaper maps. pp xii, 308 + 16 blue-tinted plates. Spine and green top page edges lightly darkened; nicks at head of spine; soft bumps to outer corners; else a good, clean and unworn jacketless copy, no owner names. Voyage to Antarctica aboard the Royal Research Ship Discovery… Read more
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THE WHITE DESERT: The Official Account of the Norwegian-British-Swedish Antarctic Expedition...Translated from the Norwegian by E.M. Huggard

by RESEARCH IN THE ANTARCTIC. A Symposium Presented at the Dallas Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science - December, 1968.

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Steven Temple Books ABAC / ILAB
Published
1954
Edition
First UK edition
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$35.00

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London: Chatto & Windus. 1954. First UK edition. Hardcover. Tall octavo, blue cloth. pp 304 + plates. Blue top page edges faded, else a fine, bright copy, no owner names. Dust jacket has yellowing to spine; creased tear, small chips at top of front panel repaired with cellotape; VG otherwise. Spence 509. An account of the first… Read more
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FOURTEEN MEN: The story of the Australian Antactic Expedition to Heard Island

by SCHOLES, Arthur

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Published
1951
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First Edition
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$30.00

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London: Allen & Unwin. 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo, blue cloth, endpaper maps. pp (xii), (275) + plates (frontis. in colour), map in text. Fine copy, no owner names. Price-clipped jacket has shallow chips at spine tips, tears to panels, good, now in plastic sleeve. .
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New York: Crown. 1987. First US Edition. Hardcover. 0517566117 . Tall octavo, black boards, endpaper maps. (xiv), 306 pp. Colour and black & white photos throughout. Fine in very nealry fine jacket, no owner names. Story of these British explorers who in 1985 walked 883 miles to the south pole, following Robert Falcon Scott's 1912 route. Note:… Read more
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Washington, D.C.: AAAS. 1971. First Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth. (xvi), 768 pp. Numerous photos and diagrams in text, one large folding map inserted. Laid in is the often lacking large (52 x 48 inches) colour folding wall map of Antarctica. Rubber stamp to front and rear free endpapers of a Canadian company library; bit of foxing to… Read more
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London: Murray. 1937. Hardcover.. 10th printing (first was in 1933). Blue cloth. xxxiv, 301 pp. Colour frontispiece, 22 black and white plates, and 3 maps (one folding) inserted. White cloth spine label is lightly tanned; page edges yellowed; 1938 ink name on front pastedown; else a VG clean, tight and unworn copy. Wilson was one of… Read more
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$19.95
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New York: Putnam's. 1930. Hardcover. Third printing, December, 1930 (first was Nov., 1930). Tall octavo, hardcover, blue cloth, endpaper photos. xvi, 422 pp. Photos and maps inserted, including two folding maps at rear. Xmas, 1930, ink gift inscription to blank recto of frontispiece po rtrait, quite minor rubbing to blue top page edges, else a fine… Read more
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