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Adrift

By: Jones, Tristan

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Bodley Head, 1981

Edition: First Edition; First Printing


Very clean, tightly bound book with a neat inscription on the half-title page, in a priceclipped dustjacket which is worn at the corners. xii + 274 pages View more info

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ANARE: Australia's Antarctic outposts

By: Law, Phillip & Bechervaise, John

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Australia, Oxford University Press, 1957

Edition: First Edition


Very clean, tightly bound larger format book with no inscriptions, in a bright priceclipped dustjacket which is lightly chipped at the corners. 152 pages, colour and b/w photos, lists of personnel, index View more info

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ANARE: Australia's Antarctic outposts

By: Law, Phillip & Bechervaise, John

Price: £13.00

Publisher: Australia, Oxford University Press, 1957

Edition: First Edition


Very clean, tightly bound larger format book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which has a couple of short closed edge tears & is lightly chipped at the corners. 152 pages, colour and b/w photos, lists of personnel, index View more info

Aurora Australis

By: Shackleton, E. H.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Airlife Publishing Ltd, 1988

Edition: Reprint


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book, pages age tanned, no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is sunned at the spine and front cover. Unpaginated, illustrations in the text View more info

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Charcot of the Antarctic

By: Oulie, Marthe

Price: £18.00

Publisher: John Murray, 1938

Edition: First Edition


Good reading copy, ex Boots library with a mark on the front cover and sticker removal mark on the rear pastedown, old inked price on the front endpaper, contents a little shaken but clean and complete in publisher's green cloth binding. xvi + 226 pages, 29 photos on plates, 3 maps View more info

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Island (Iceland)

By: Bardarson, Hjalmar R.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Iceland, Bardarson, 1965

Edition: First Edition


Very clean, tightly bound book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which has minor edgewear. 208 pages, colour & b/w photographs throughout. Text in 6 languages including English. View more info

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Journey to the Polar Sea

By: Franklin, John

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Conway Maritime Press Ltd, 2000

Edition: New edition


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. As new, appears to be unread. 292 pages, illustrations on plates and in the text, new introduction by James P. Delgado, as well as the original introduction by Captain Scott View more info

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Lords of the Arctic: a journey among the polar bears

By: Davids, Richard C.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1983

Edition: First Edition Thus


Very clean, tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket. Appears little used. xx + 140 pages, photos on plates, appendices, notes, bibliography, index View more info

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Quest for Franklin

By: Wright, Noel

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Heinemann, 1959

Edition: First Edition


Good reading copy, ex library with the usual stamps on the front endpapers, but otherwise clean and complete, tightly bound in black cloth which has an accession number on the spine and is rubbed at the corners. xii + 258 pages, 10 photos on plates, 4 drawings and 4 maps in the text, chronology, bibliography, index View more info

Resultater av de Norske statsunderst√łttede Spitsbergenekspeditioner: Bind I, nr. 10 [Hopen (Hope Island), Svalbard - results of a reconnaissance in the summer 1924]

By: Iversen, Thor; Hoel, Adolf (ed.)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Norway, Hos Jacob Dybwad, 1926

Edition: First Edition


Paperback original, yapped card covers are chipped & rubbed at corners, Admiralty Hydrographic Department stamps to front, but generally appears little used, no inscriptions. 26 pages, photos on 10 plates and 10 illustrations in the text, references, appendices. Text in English View more info

Scott's men

By: Thomson, David

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Penguin Books, 1977

Edition: First Edition


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which is slightly sunned at the spine. x +334 pages, 28 photos on plates, bibliography, index View more info

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The American Expedition

By: Waxell, Sven

Price: £12.00

Publisher: William Hodge and Company , Ltd., 1952

Edition: First Edition


Ex library, but appears little used, has the usual stamps, and a sticker has been removed from the front endpaper verso, o/w a presentable reading copy in a bright unclipped dustjacket. 236 pages, frontispiece, 10 maps and drawings on foldout plates, map endpapers, bibliography, index. View more info

The desolate Antarctic

By: Mountevans, Admiral Lord

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Lutterworth Press, 1950

Edition: Reprint; Second Printing


Very clean & tightly bound hardback book with no inscriptions, in a bright unclipped dustjacket which has a nick at the bottom edge of the front panel, a name/date on the front foldover and minor wear to the corners. Wraparound band is still present. xvi + 172 pages, 21 photos on plates, map endpapers, bibliography, index View more info

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The great white south: or, with Scott in the Antarctic

By: Ponting, Herbert G.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Duckworth, 1932

Edition: Reprint


Clean hardback tightly bound in full blue grained leather with gilt titles, top edge gilt, blue silk bookmark sewn in, marbled endpapers, minor rubbing at corners, neat name on 2nd blank endpaper, otherwise no inscriptions. xxvi + 306 pages, 175 photographs on plates, map, 2 drawings, introduction by Lady Scott View more info

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The last of the Arctic

By: Kurelek, William.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Canada, Pagurian Press, 1978

Edition: First Paperback Edition


Clean and tightly bound larger format paperback, no inscriptions, generally appears little used. 96 pages, 30 colour and 16 b/w illustrations View more info