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The New Eldorado: A Summer Journey to Alaska

By: Ballou, Maturin Murray

Price: $27.32

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton, Mifflin and Company: 1890

Edition: 4th Edition.

Seller ID: 99262

ISBN: B00087GXTC

Condition: Very Good


Dark green cloth, black pictorial decoration, gold lettering. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Hinges excellent. pages excellent. 352 pages. View more info

The New Eldorado: A Summer Journey to Alaska,

By: Ballou, Maturin Murray

Price: $27.32

Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin and Company: 1890

Edition: 2nd Edition.

Seller ID: 118895

ISBN: B00087GXTC

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 352 pages. View more info

Little America, Aerial Exploration in the Antarctic, The Flight to the South Pole

By: Byrd, Richard Evelyn

Price: $91.15

Publisher: New York, NY, G. P. Putnam's sons: 1930

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author on Half-Title page .

Seller ID: 111117

ISBN: B0006ALHHY

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Author on Half-Title page. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Also included: Byrd Prize Letter Contest, G. P. Putnam's Sons, publishers of 'Little America,' by Rear-Admiral Richard E. Byrd, announce a series of special prizes to be awarded for the best letters upon the following subject: 'The Value, To the Civilized World, of the Byrd Antarctic Expedition'. For the best letters on this subject (not to exceed two hundred and fifty words), received at the office of G. P. Putnam's Sons, on or before March 2, 1931, the following prizes will be awarded. 422 pages. View more info

Little America, Aerial Exploration in the Antarctic, The Flight to the South Pole

By: Byrd, Richard Evelyn

Price: $72.91

Publisher: New York, NY, G. P. Putnam's sons: 1930

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed by Author on Half-Title page .

Seller ID: 111116

ISBN: B0006ALHHY

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Author on Half-Title page. 1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 422 pages. View more info

The Voyage of the Jeannette. The Ship and Ice Journals of George W. De Long, Lt. Commander U.S.N., and Commander of the Polar Expedition of 1870-1881. In Two Volumes.

By: De Long, George [edited by Emma De Long]

Price: $205.15

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton, Mifflin: 1884

Seller ID: 99730

ISBN: B001VIZYEW

Condition: Very Good


2 volumes complete. Brown cloth with black + gold pictorial decorations. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Binding cloth frayed at points. Rear map pocket empty. Hinges good. 911 pages. With many illustrations. The ship was purchased in 1878 by James Gordon Bennett, Jr., owner of the New York Herald; and renamed Jeannette. Bennett was an Arctic enthusiast, and he obtained the cooperation and assistance of the US government in fitting out an expedition to the North Pole through the Bering Strait. Soon afterward she was caught fast in the ice pack near Wrangel Island. For the next 21 months, Jeannette drif... View more info

Stories and Facts of Alaska

By: Franklin, L.J.

Price: $68.40

Publisher: Fairbanks, AK, Lucia J. Franklin: 1921

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 117368

ISBN: B000MJ48AM

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 307 pages. Farming in Alaska (Homestead Law, Tanana Valley, poultry, reindeer); Summers and Winters in Alaska; Government Railroad; Why there is a scarcity of Roads; Mining laws; fishing; oil fields; etc. View more info

Arctic Riviera: A Book About the Beauty of North-East Greenland

By: Hofer, Ernst

Price: $19.97

Publisher: Berne, Switzerland, Kummerly & Frey: 1957

Seller ID: 88087

ISBN: B000PW8RXK

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! 125 pages. Color and b/w photography with a detailed narration of conditions, and expeditions to Greenland. View more info

South with Endurance: Shackleton's Antarctic Expedition 1914-1917

By: Hurley, Frank

Price: $61.97

Publisher: BCL Press: 2004

Seller ID: 106384

ISBN: 0760756260

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! View more info

Latitude South - Argentina Austral ( Photographs )

By: Kirchhoff, Herbert

Price: $62.93

Publisher: Buenas Aires, Argentina, Herbert Kirchhoff: 1961

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 122276

ISBN: xxxxxxx240

Condition: Very Good


In English and Spanish. 1 of 5100 printed, this is number 0715. 9 page book in English and Spanish, 35 photos ( 14 x 10.5 inch). Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Portfolio wrapper to cover these photos is stained and discoloured. Photos of Tierra del Fuego and Argentine Antarctica. Town of Ushuaia, Airport,city, truck far, inn, lengo trees, sheepshearing. Argentine Antartica, army base, landing provisions from freighter Bahia Aguirre, naval bases, glaciers, icebergs, penguins. View more info

The Life and Work of E. J. Peck Among the Eskimos

By: Lewis, Arthur

Price: $77.52

Publisher: London, UK, Hodder & Stoughton: 1904

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Seller ID: 114528

ISBN: B00120UBNI

Condition: Good-


Dark turquoise cloth, gold decor. 18 Illustrations. Spine ends frayed, spine/rear board border cracked. Boards blotchy. Stain to rear endpaper. Foxing on preliminary and ending pages. 350 pages. View more info

By Airplane Towards the North Pole. An Account of an Expedition to Spitsbergen in the Summer of 1923

By: Mittelholzer, Walter

Price: $36.43

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1925

Seller ID: 89346

ISBN: B0037U9ZD8

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. 176 pages. B/w photos, 2 folding maps. View more info

Trails and Tramps in Alaska and Newfoundland

By: Thomas, William S.

Price: $41.04

Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons, NY: 1913

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 86841

ISBN: B00085K1OC

Condition: Fine


1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! No handwriting, no markings. 330 pages. With one hundred and fourty-seven b/w illustrations from original photographs. View more info

The Last Cruise Of The Miranda: A record of arctic adventure

By: Walsh, Henry Collins

Price: $22.15

Publisher: Transatlantic Publishing: 1895

Seller ID: 102698

ISBN: B000KF26XO

Condition: Good+


Moderate general wear. Previous owner gift notation. 232 pages. View more info