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Antarctic Wildlife [SIGNED]

By Bryan Sage / Eric Hosking (Photog.) / [Richard Adams]

London: Croom Helm, 1982. 1st Edition . Very Good/Very Good. 8.5 x 11.5 inches (21.5 x 28 cm). Signed by Author. Dust jacket: Light shelf wear. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good. Book: Black cloth binding. Foxing to page edges, small mark to contents page, otherwise very clean throughout. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down, with his attractive bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Signed by Eric Hosking to first blank page. Adams had a keen interest in the Antarctic, and travelled there in 1982 with ornithologist Ronald Lockley. They jointly published 'Voyage through the Antarctic' in the same year. A rare signed copy with interesting association. . Overall book condition is Very Good. Size: 8.5 x 11.5 inches (21.5 x 28 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 160

$83.75

Voyage Through the Antarctic: (Author's Own Copy)
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Voyage Through the Antarctic: (Author's Own Copy)

By Richard Adams and Ronald Lockley

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1982. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Very Good. 6.75 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Dust jacket: Light shelf wear only. Unclipped. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: First US edition. Quarter blue cloth with grey paper covered boards. Excellent condition throughout. Author's own copy. From the private library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down, with his attractive bookplate to front pastedown endpaper. Overall book condition is Near Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £11.60; Oceania £15.80; Rest of World £15.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 6.75 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 160

$109.51

Sledge: (Penguin Book No.193)
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Sledge: (Penguin Book No.193)

By Martin Lindsay

London: Penguin Books, 1939. 1st Edition . Very Good/Good. 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Dust jacket: Export jacket with price to front flap. Wear to top edge of front cover. Archival tape repairs to reverse of front flap fold. Overall jacket condition is Good Plus. Book: First Penguin edition. Crease to spine, browning and spotting to page edges and margins. Previous owner's name pencilled to half title page. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.05; Oceania £10.50; Rest of World £10.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: viii, 247 + [9]

$18.04

The Worst Journey in the World II: (Penguin Book No.100)
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The Worst Journey in the World II: (Penguin Book No.100)

By Apsley Cherry-Garrard

London: Penguin Books, 1937. 3rd Impression . Near Fine/Very Good. 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Dust jacket: Export jacket with price to front flap. Slight fading and rubbing to spine. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Book: Part II of the two volume set. Some very light spotting to covers, previous owner's name pencilled to half title page, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Overall book condition is Near Fine. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.05; Oceania £10.50; Rest of World £10.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 321-567

$38.65

The Worst Journey in the World I: (Penguin Book No.99)
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The Worst Journey in the World I: (Penguin Book No.99)

By Apsley Cherry-Garrard

London: Penguin Books, 1937. 3rd Impression . Very Good Plus/Very Good. 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Dust jacket: Export jacket with price to front flap. Slight discolouration to covers. Fading to spine, fold of front flap worn with some tears. Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Part I of the two volume set. Light rubbing to covers, previous owner's pencilled name to half title page, otherwise in excellent condition throughout. Overall book condition is Very Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4.5 x 7.25 inches (11 x 18.5 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 320

$30.92

Diary of the Terra Nova Expedition to the Antarctic 1910 - 1912: An account of Scott's last expedition edited from the original mss. In the Scott Polar Research Institute and the British Museum
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Diary of the Terra Nova Expedition to the Antarctic 1910 - 1912: An account of Scott's last expedition edited from the original mss. In the Scott Polar Research Institute and the British Museum

By Edward Wilson / H.G.R. King (Ed.)

London: Blandford Press, 1972. 1st Edition . Fine/Very Good. 7.5 x 9.75 inches (19 x 25.5 cm). Dust jacket: Slight edge wear, spine faded and has a one inch tear to head, price clipped with publisher's price label to front flap. Preserved in a removable jacket protector. . Overall jacket condition is Very Good Minus. Book: Beige cloth binding, first class condition throughout. Overall book condition is Fine. Size: 7.5 x 9.75 inches (19 x 25.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: xxiii, 279

$45.09

Those Greenland Days: (Penguin Book No. 233)
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Those Greenland Days: (Penguin Book No. 233)

By Martin Lindsay

London: Penguin Books, 1939. First Penguin Edition . Very Good/Good. 4.25 x 7 inches (11 x 18 cm). Dust jacket: Worn to spine with archival tape repairs to reverse, unclipped. Overall jacket condition is Good. Book: Browning to page edges and margins, no half title page (as issued). Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.05; Oceania £10.50; Rest of World £10.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4.25 x 7 inches (11 x 18 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 218

$15.46

Those Greenland Days: (Penguin Book No. 233)
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Those Greenland Days: (Penguin Book No. 233)

By Martin Lindsay

London: Penguin Books, 1939. First Penguin Edition . Good Plus. 4.25 x 7 inches (11 x 18 cm). Darkening and rubbing to spine, a few marks to front cover, browning to pages. Scarce issue with half title page present. Lacking jacket. Overall condition is Good Plus. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.05; Oceania £10.50; Rest of World £10.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 4.25 x 7 inches (11 x 18 cm). Paperback. Printed pages: 218

$15.46

Vatnajolull [SIGNED]

By Hakon Wadell

Huddinge: Svenska Sällskapet för Antropologi och Geografi / Swedish Society for Anthropology and Geography, 1920. 1st Edition Offprint . Very Good. 7.5 x 9.75 inches (18.5 x 24.5 cm). Signed by Author. Inscribed by the author. Swedish text. Overall condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £9.05; Oceania £10.50; Rest of World £10.15. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 7.5 x 9.75 inches (18.5 x 24.5 cm). Paperback

$30.92

Adventures at Both Poles

By Noel Barber

London: Heinemann, 1963. 1st Edition . Very Good/Good. 5.25 x 8 inches (13 x 20.5 cm). Overall jacket condition is Good Minus. Overall book condition is Very Good. International postage will be less than the stated rate. Actual costs are Europe £10.55; Oceania £13.45; Rest of World £12.95. A postage refund will be made after the order has been placed. Size: 5.25 x 8 inches (13 x 20.5 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 106

$24.48

The Coldest March: Scott's Fatal Antarctic Expedition
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The Coldest March: Scott's Fatal Antarctic Expedition

By Susan Solomon

New Haven: Yale University Press, 2001. 1st Edition . Near Fine/Very Good. 6.5 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Overall jacket condition is Very Good Plus. Overall book condition is Near Fine. Size: 6.5 x 9.5 inches (16 x 24 cm). Hardback. Printed pages: 383

$18.04