Category: Polar Exploration


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The Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition

By: Alexander, Caroline

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2001

Seller ID: 01101901

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Fifty Years Below Zero: A Lifetime of Adventure in the Far North

By: Brower, Charles D.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co.: 1960

Edition: 12th Printing

Seller ID: 01041707

Dust jacket is rather worn but is quite presentable within new clear Brodart sleeve. View more info


By: Byrd, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, International Collectors Library:

Edition: Nd (ca. 1960s)

Seller ID: 01101671

Ornate gilt titles on black. 221pp, top edge gilt. Bound-in satin ribbon bookmark. Series pamphlet laid in. View more info

The Crystal Desert: Summers in Antarctica

By: Campbell, David G.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co.: 1992

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 00017129

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The Crystal Desert: Summers in Antarctica

By: Campbell, David G.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co.: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1001131

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The Loneliest Continent: The Story of Antarctic Discovery

By: Chapman, Walker

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Greenwich, New York Graphic Society: 1964

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 01057994

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By: De Poncins, Gontran.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Time Inc. 1965.:

Seller ID: 7743

The classic account of Eskimo life (and insight into the Stone Age mind), told by a French aristocrat who lived among them during 1938-1939. Wraps, trade paperback. NF. View more info

Across the Top of the World: The Quest for the Northwest Passage

By: Delgado, James P.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, British Museum Press: 1999

Seller ID: 01029480

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The Hot Arctic.

By: Dyson, John.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co.: 1979

Edition: 1st U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 3017

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People of the Noatak.

By: Fejes, Claire.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf. 1966. 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 2075

Polar Exploration. VG/VG. View more info

Archibald the Arctic

By: Fleming, Archibald Lang

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Appleton-Century-Crofts: 1956

Seller ID: 00014870

Dust jacket price clipped. In Brodart cover. View more info

The Crossing of Antarctica, the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-1958

By: Fuchs, Sir Vivian, and Sir Edmund Hillary.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Little, Brown & Co. 1958. 1st U.S. ed.:

Seller ID: 725

x-lib with usual markings. VG/VG View more info

Arctic Venture

By: Gilbert, Kenneth

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, The Junior Literary Guild: 1950

Seller ID: 00031733

Dust jacket in clear protective sleeve. View more info

Farthest North: The Quest for the North Pole

By: Holland, Clive, ed.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Carroll & Graf: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 01005823

A history of Polar exploration, related in eye-witness accounts. View more info

The Last Place on Earth: Scott and Amundsen's Race to the South Pole

By: Huntford, Roland

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: 1999

Edition: Later Printing (5th)

Seller ID: 01047162

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The First Book of the Antarctic

By: Icenhower, J.B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Franklin Watts: 1956

Seller ID: 940

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Polar Secrets, a Treasury of the Arctic and Antarctic.

By: Manley, Seon, and Gogo Lewis.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Co. 1968.:

Seller ID: 2389

x-lib, front hinge weak. Good, no dust jacket View more info

Karluk: The Great Untold Story of Arctic Exploration

By: McKinlay, William Laird

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1976

Seller ID: 00017788

The story of the Karluk, the lead ship of Stefansson's 1913-18 Arctic Expedition, which wrecked early-on, leaving its 25-man crew to survive for five years on Wrangel Island, awaiting rescue. X-lib with usual markings and labels, dust jacket in plastic sleeve, taped to boards at end papers. View more info

The Antarctic Challenged

By: Mountevans, Admiral Lord

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, John de Graff, Inc.: 1955

Seller ID: 01090790

Records in simple non-technical language the story of Antarctic exploration, by the second-in-command on Scott's last expedition. Gilt titles on blue cloth. 247pp. Maps on end papers. View more info

Arctic Solitudes

By: Mountevans, Admiral Lord

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Lutterworth Press: 1953

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 01091343

Written by the second-in-command of Scott's last expedition, a concise history of the expeditions in search of the North-East and the North-West passages as well as the North Pole itself, View more info