Crossroad Books Catalog #104 Exploration

 

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Titles on Exploration currently available:

 

 

1) Heroes of the Farthest North and Farthest South New York; Thomas Y. Crowell Company; Hardcover; 7 x 4-3/4"; 240; Very Good-; No Dust Jacket; No publication date; circa 1910. Picture of R. F. Scott as frontis and on front cover. Some bumping light rubbing at spine extremities and corners. Light surface rubbing. Tiny tear in cloth at top edge of front board. Very slight spine lean. Spine lettering completely faded. "Adapted from J. Kennedy MacLean's 'Heroes of the Polar Seas'".; #43950 - AVAILABLE $$20.00

 

2) The Verendrye Overland Quest to the Pacific The Great Northern Railway; Softcover; Reprint; 64; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; No publication date; circa 1925. Tan wraps. Some light edgewear, with a couple short tears at edges. Pages clean. The signature and inkstamp of author/historian "John Perry Pritchett" is at the top edge of the front cover. ; #43826 - AVAILABLE $$24.00

 

3) [Lea, Albert M.]; The Book that Gave to Iowa its Name: A Reprint 1935; Iowa City, IA; The State Historical Society of Iowa; Hardcover; Reprint; 6-3/4 x 4-1/2"; 53; Near Fine; No Dust Jacket; Binding very clean. Pages clean. Folding map at rear; no tears or creasing. A reprint of a book originally entitled: "Notes on Wisconsin Territory, with a Map", by Lieutenant Albert M. Lea of the First United States Dragoons in 1836.; #44177 - SOLD $$35.00

 

4) Abbott, John S. C. ; The Adventures of the Chevalier De La Salle and His Companions... 1875; New York; Dodd & Mead; Hardcover; 384; Good; No Dust Jacket; Dark red and black embossed/decorated cloth. Bumping, rubbing at spine extremities and a bit at tips of corners. A few tiny tears at spine extremities. 3/16" hole in cloth on spine. A few tiny white speckles at on front board. Rear hinge just starting. Previous owners name/info on front flyleaf; dated 1892. Some foxing. ; #43997 - SOLD $$16.00

 

5) Abel, Annie Heloise (ed); translated by Rose Abel Wright; Tabeau's Narrative of Loisel's Expedition to the Upper Missouri 1968; Norman, OK; University of Oklahoma Press; Hardcover; 2nd Printing; 272; Fine; Very Good+; Binding very clean. Pages clean. Just a bit of very light rubbing at tips of DJ corners. DJ price-clipped. Else DJ clean & bright. ; #44019 - SOLD $$30.00

 

6) Abert, James W.; edited by John Galvin; Through the Country of the Comanche Indians in the Fall of the Year 1845: The Journal of a U. S. Army Expedition led by Lieutenant James W. Abert... 1970; John Howell; Hardcover; Reprint; 77; Very Good+; Good+; 14 x 10-1/2" Color Illustrations. Small, VERY faint smudge on the front board, and a very light bump at the top front corner. Else binding very clean. A bit of sunning to the uncut fore-edges of the page. DJ sunned along the spine and perimeter. 1/4" tear at the top front corner of the DJ. ; #44028 - AVAILABLE $$32.00

 

7) Adams, Arthur T. (ed); The Explorations of Pierre Esprit Radisson 1961; Minneapolis, MN; Ross & Haines, Inc. ; Hardcover; Near Fine; Very Good; 258 pages, plus 84 page index. Binding clean. Previous owners name inked on front flyleaf. Else pages clean. Light rubbed soil to DJ. 1/4" chip and some bumping at the DJ spine head. 1/2" closed tear at the DJ bottom front edge. ; #44075 - AVAILABLE $$20.00

 

8) Adams, Percy G. ; Travelers & Travel Liars, 1600-1800 1966; University of California Press; Hardcover; 292; Very Good; Very Good-; Just a trace of bumping at spine extremities. Else binding clean. Page edges foxed. Else pages clean. Light bumping, rubbing at DJ extremities. Light surface rubbing, a bit of foxing to DJ. ; #44014 - SOLD $$12.00

 

9) Anderson, William Marshall; The Rocky Mountain Journals of William Marshall Anderson: The West in 1834 1967; San Marino, CA; The Huntington Library; Hardcover; 430; Fine; Very Good+; Limited to 1500 copies. Binding very clean. Pages clean. A bit of very light bumping at the top rear corner of the DJ, and a 1/2" closed tear at the top edge of the DJ rear panel, near the spine. This tear is covered with a small piece of clear tape on the inner DJ. Else DJ very clean. ; #44112 - SOLD $$60.00

 

10) Andree, S. A.; Nils Strindberg; and K. Fraenkel (translated by Edward Adams-Ray); Andree's Story: The Complete Record of his Polar Flight, 1897 1930; New York; The Viking Press; Hardcover; 389; Very Good; Good; Some sunning at the spine extremities and top/bottom edges of boards. Some fading to the lower 3" of the spine cloth. Some fairly faint mottling to the rear board. Else binding clean. Just a bit shaken. Endpapers and page edges somewhat age-toned. Small erasure on the front flyleaf. Else pages clean. DJ edgeworn, with chipping at the spine extremities and corners. Surface rubbing to the DJ. DJ spine sunned. Clear tape reinforcing the inner DJ edges. ; #44221 - SOLD $$40.00

 

11) Ashton, James M. ; Ice-Bound: A Trader's Adventures in the Siberian Arctic 1928; G. P. Putnam's Sons; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 235; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; Just a bit of very light bumping at the spine extremities. A bit of rubbing to the spine gilt. Else binding quite clean. 1/4" tear on front endpaper at upper hinge. Endpapers appear somewhat age-toned. Else pages clean. B&W photographs. Fold-out map at rear. ; #44203 - AVAILABLE $$25.00

 

12) Back, Captain; Narrative of the Arctic Land Expedition to the Mouth of the Great Fish River, and Along the Shores of the Actic Ocean, in the Years 1833, 1834, and 1835 1837; Philadelphia; E. L. Carey & A. Hart; Hardcover; 456; Good; No Dust Jacket; Original binding; Paper covered boards, cloth spine with paper spine label. Four pages of ads at front. Folding map present. Wear at corners and spine extremities; some edgewear. Paper-covered boards foxed, with some rubbed soil. Some chipping to paper spine label, but barely touches lettering. Endpapers and first and last few pages quite foxed. Moderate foxing elsewhere. Fold-out map foxed, but there are no tears. ; #44205 - AVAILABLE $$200.00

 

13) Bakeless, John; Lewis & Clark: Partners in Discovery 1947; New York; William Morrow & Company; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 498; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; Spine extremities very lightly bumped. Else binding clean. Previous owners name inked on front pastedown. Page edges somewhat age-darkened. Else pages clean. Fold-out map; clean w/no tears. No dustjacket. ; #44009 - SOLD $$13.00

 

14) Baker, George A. ; The St. Joseph - Kankakee Portage: Its Location and Use by Marquette, La Salle and the French Voyageurs 1958; South Bend, IN; Northern Indiana Historical Society; Softcover; 3rd Edition; 47; Very Good+; No Dust Jacket; Stapled wraps. Just a bit of very light rubbing to covers. Else clean. ; #43962 - AVAILABLE $$22.00

 

15) Ball, John; Kate Ball Powers; Flora Ball Hopkins; & Lucy Ball; Autobiography of John Ball, Member of the Wyeth Expedition to the Pacific Northwest, 1832; and Pioneer in the Old Northwest 1925; Glendale, CA; The Arthur H. Clark Company; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 231; Near Fine; Very Good-; Just a trace of light bumping at spine extremities. Else binding quite clean; gilt bright. Pages clean. DJ front inner flap neatly cut off, about 3/4" front board edge. Very light rubbing at DJ spine extremities and fold corners. 3/4" closed tear (taped on inner DJ) on top edge of front panel. Age-toning and rubbed soil on exposed portions of DJ. ; #47117 - AVAILABLE $$90.00

 

16) Bancroft, Hubert Howe; History of the Northwest Coast, 2 volume set: Volume 1, 1543-1800 & Volume 2, 1800-1846 (Volumes 27 and 28 of "The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft") 1967; Arno Press / McGraw-Hill; Hardcover; Reprint; Near Fine; No Dust Jacket; Bindings very clean; gilt bright. A bit of light smudging at the page edges. Else pages clean. No dustjackets. ; #44072 - AVAILABLE $$90.00

 

17) Bartlett, Charles H.; and Richard H. Lyon; La Salle in the Valley of the St. Joseph: An Historical Fragment 1899; South Bend, IN; Tribune Printing Company; Hardcover; 118; Very Good-; No Dust Jacket; Spine extremities and corners bumped, with some rubbing. Small bump on board fore-edges. Area of scuffing, small impressions on rear board. Lower half of spine sun-darkened. Inked gift inscription on the front flyleaf. A couple small smudges on the endpapers. Else pages clean. ; #43977 - AVAILABLE $$35.00

 

18) Bates, Henry Walter; The Naturalist on the River Amazons: A Record of Adventures, Habits of Animals, Sketches of Brazilian and Indian Life, and Aspects of Nature Under the Equator, During Eleven Years of Travel 1875; Boston; Roberts Brothers; Hardcover; 3rd Edition; 394; ; No Dust Jacket; Brown cloth with gilt. Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Paper label on spine. Some rubbing, wear at extremities and corners. Surface rubbing. Chip at the spine tail. Bottom corners bumped. All the illustrations are present. ; #43651 - SOLD $$140.00

 

19) Bell, John R. (edited by Harlin M. Fuller and LeRoy R. Hafen); The Journal of Captain John R. Bell: Official Journalist for the Stephen H. Long Expedition to the Rocky Mountains, 1820 1973; Glendale, CA; The Arthur H. Clark Company; Hardcover; 2nd Printing; 349; Fine; No Dust Jacket; Binding very clean. Pages clean. Fold-out map at rear. (Volume 6 of The Far West and the Rockies Historical Series, 1820-1875). ; #43828 - AVAILABLE $$65.00

 

20) Benson, Adolph B. (revised and edited by); The America of 1750: Peter Kalm's Travels in North America (2 volume set - The English Version of 1770) 1966; New York; Dover Publications, Inc. ; Softcover; Reprint; Very Good; Very Good; Two volume set. Modern softcover reprint. A bit of light bumping at corners, and a bit of delamination at the tip of the bottom front corner of V1. Light creasing at the bottom of the rear cover of V2. Light crease along the spine of V2. Else covers clean & bright. Previous owners name inked on the first page of each volume. Else pages clean. Folding map at the rear of V2; clean, no tears. ; #44117 - PENDING $$30.00

 

21) Berens, S. L. (ed); Nansen in the Frozen World: The "Fram" Expedition [also "...Journey Across Northern Greenland with Lieut. R. E. Peary" and "A Brief History of the Principal Earlier Arctic Explorers"] 1897; Chicago, IL; National Publishing Company; Hardcover; 531; Very Good-; No Dust Jacket; Attractive decorated binding. Light rubbing at the corners and spine extremities. Spine a bit sun-darkened; gilt somewhat faded. A bit of light soil at the bottom edges of the boards. Else binding quite clean. Front hinge starting. Foxing to the page edges and a bit to the front endpapers. Inked gift inscription (dated 1897) on the first blank. Else pages clean. ; #44224 - AVAILABLE $$50.00

 

22) Bertram, Colin; Arctic and Antarctic: A Prospect of the Polar Region 1958; W. Heffer & Sons Ltd. ; Hardcover; Revised Edition; 123; Very Good+; Very Good; Binding clean, with just a bit of light bumping at the spine head. Pages clean. Some surface rubbing to the DJ. ; #44222 - AVAILABLE $$13.00

 

23) Bishop, R. P. ; Mackenzie's Rock: With a map showing the course followed by the explorer from Bella Coola, B. C., to the Rock, and illustrated with views along the route (Historic Site Series No. 6) Department of the Interior (Canada); Softcover; 7-1/4 x 5-1/4"; 31; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; No publication date; circa 1920's. Stapled wraps. Some light edgewear, and a couple small stains at the bottom edges. Faint blindstamp impression on the rear cover. Pages clean. Folding mao at rear; clean, no tears. There is a pencilled inscription on the front cover that states: "For Mr. Quaife". Likely Milo Quaife, based on the collection this item came from. ; #43948 - AVAILABLE $$35.00

 

24) Blanchet; et al; Notices and Voyages of the Famed Quebec Mission to the Pacific Northwest: Being the correspondence, notices, etc., of Fathers Blanchet and Demers... Bolduc and Langlois... while on their arduous mission to the Engages of the Hudson's Bay Company... 1956; Oregon Historical Society; Hardcover; Very Good+; No Dust Jacket; Limited to 1,000 copies. No dustjacket, as issued. Unopened. Just a bit of very light rubbing. Else binding very clean. Pages clean. Folding map and plates. ; #44012 - AVAILABLE $$50.00

 

25) Bossu, Jean-Bernard (edited by Seymour Feiler); Travels in the Interior of North America, 1751 - 1762 1962; Norman, OK; University of Oklahoma Press; Hardcover; 1st Edition Thus; 243; Very Good+; Very Good+; A bit of VERY faint smudging on the front board, and the bottom rear corner very lightly bumped. Else binding quite clean. Previous owners name inked on the front flyleaf. Else pages clean. Bottom rear corner of DJ lightly bumped, and a bit of light surface rubbing to the DJ rear panel. Else DJ clean. DJ price-clipped. ; #43944 - SOLD $$45.00

 

26) Brooks, Noah; First Across the Continent: The Story of The Exploring Expedition of Lewis and Clark in 1804-5-6 1902; New York; Charles Scribner's Sons; Hardcover; 265; Good; No Dust Jacket; Copyright pages states Published October, 1901, with no additional printings listed. Rubbing, some wear at the spine extremities. Corners bumped, with some wear. Some surface rubbing; spine just a bit sun-darkened. Front hinge cracked; some spine lean. Page edges age-darkened, with some soil. Some smudging, foxing to endpapers, and some foxing to the first few pages. Else pages clean. Fold-out map at rear; clean and with no tears. ; #47241 - AVAILABLE $$50.00

 

27) Brown, Alec (translator); The Voyage of the Chelyuskin (By Members of the Expedition) 1935; New York; The MacMillan Company; Hardcover; 324; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; SD. NAP. Just a bit of light rubbing at the spine extremities and tips of corners. 1-1/4" x 1/4" stain on the rear board. Spine somewhat sun-darkened; lettering appears only slightly affected. Else binding clean. DJ blurb pasted on the front pastedown. Previous owners name and 1938 date inked on the front flyleaf. Small ding in page top edges. Else pages clean. ; #44188 - AVAILABLE $$20.00

 

28) Bruce, William S. ; Polar Exploration (Home University Library of Modern Knowledge, No. 8) 1911; Henry Holt and Company; Hardcover; 6-1/2 x 4-1/2"; 256; Very Good-; No Dust Jacket; NAP. 3/16" loss at spine head. Just a bit of light rubbed soil. Staining along bottom edges, and bottom margins of last couple pages. Some speckling to rear pastedown and some freckling to page fore-edges. A few pencilled margin notes. ; #43949 - SOLD $$12.00

 

29) Burpee, Lawrence J. ; The Search for the Western Sea: The Story of the Exploration of North-Western America (2 volume set) 1936; New York; The MacMillan Company; Hardcover; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; New and Revised Edition. Two volume set. Maroon cloth. This is an Ex-Library copy, but the only markings are a Library bookplate on the pastedown of each volume. The spines are somewhat sun-lighted; but the gilt lettering is still quite readable. Top front corner of V2 is lightly bumped. A trace of wear at the tip of the bottom front corner of V1. Couple small, faint smudges on the front board of V1. Else bindings quite clean. All maps present. The bookplate of author. Historian Eugene Wilson on the front pastedown of each volume. Unfortunately, these bookplates are partially covered by the Library bookplates (a library collection related to Wilson). I believe the library plates could be successfully removed if so desired. Small bookseller label on the rear pastedown of each volume. Else pages clean. A nice set. ; #44010 - SOLD $$100.00

 

30) Burrage, Henry S. (ed); Early English abd French Voyages, Chiefly from Hakluyt, 1534-1608 1906; New York; Charles Scribner's Sons; Hardcover; 1st Edition; Good+; No Dust Jacket; 451 pages, plus 4 pages ads. Blue cloth with gilt. Some wear at the spine extremities, and just a bit at the tips of the corners. Spine very faintly sunned. Else binding clean. Front hinge cracked prior to the frontis, and the rear endpapers have been replaced. Previous owners name inked on front pastedown. Small repaired tear at the top edge of the frontis. Page edges a bit age-darkened. Else pages clean. ; #44122 - AVAILABLE $$18.00

 

31) Butler, W. F. ; The Great Lone Land: A Narrative of Travel and Adventure in the North-West of America 1875; London; Sampson, Low, Marston, Low, & Searle; Hardcover; 7th Edition; 386; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; Leather bound; raised bands. Gilt decoration on spine and front board. Marbled endpapers and page edges. There is a gilt inscription on the front board, reading: "Leeds Free Grammar School Prize Book"; along with a bookplate staining similar. Light rubbing at edges. A small surface tear at the top rear, and just a bit of light staining at the bottom front. Still an attractive copy. The front hinge is cracked, and there is some "rubbing" along the front outer hinge; the front board may have been re-attached at some time in the past. Pages clean. Folding map at front. ; #44027 - SOLD $$70.00

 

32) Butler, William Francis; The Wild Northland: Being the story of a winter journey, with dogs, across Northern North America 1922; New York; Allerton Book Co. ; Hardcover; Very Good; Very Good; 360 pages, plus 2 pages ads. Small bump at the spine head and a tiny nick at the top edge of the front board. Else binding clean. Page edges age-darkened. Previous owners name inked on front pastedown. There is a pocket pasted on the rear pastedown, but no indication that this was an Ex-Library copy. Folding map at front; couple short taped tears at folds. ; #44033 - AVAILABLE $$20.00

 

33) Butterfield, Consul Willshire; History of Brule's discoveries and explorations, 1610-1626; 1974; Grand Rapids, MI; Black Letter Press; Softcover; Reprint; 184; Very Good+; No Dust Jacket; Facsimile reprint. Softcover. A bit of light bumping at tips of corners. Else covers clean. Pages clean. ; #43904 - AVAILABLE $$20.00

 

34) Byrd, Richard E. ; Alone 1938; New York; G. P. Putnam's Sons; Hardcover; 5th Printing; 296; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; Signed by Byrd on the second blank page. A bit of discoloration at the bottom of the front board, and just a bit of light rubbed soil to the front board. Else binding clean. Pages clean. No dustjacket. ; #44218 - AVAILABLE $$25.00

 

35) Byrd, Richard E. ; Alone 1938; New York; G. P. Putnam's Sons; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 296; Good; Very Good-; Signed by Byrd on the second blank page. SD. NAP. What appear to be private library markings; category info in white ink on the lower spine, and a bookplate removal scar on the front pastedown; no other library markings. Light rubbing to the boards. Spine somewhat sun-lightened. Endpapers age-toned and the topstain is somewhat faded; else pages clean. Bumping, light chipping, and couple short tears at the DJ spine extremities. A bit of light edgewear and some light surface rubbing to the DJ. DJ price-clipped. Clear tape on the inner DJ at the fold extremities. ; #44219 - AVAILABLE $$45.00

 

36) Cartwright, George; edited by Charles Wendell Townsend; introduction by Wilfred T. Grenfell; Captain Cartwright and His Labrador Journal 1911; Boston; Dana Estes & Company; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 385; Very Good-; No Dust Jacket; SD. NAP. Maroon cloth with gilt lettering and decoration. Light rubbing, light bumping at spine extremities and tips of corners; with a tiny tear at the spine tail. Just a bit of sun-darkening to the spine and the top edges of the boards. A bit of very light surface rubbing to the rear board. Overall though, fairly clean, with bright gilt on the front board. Bookplate on the front pastedown, and an owners inkstamp on the front flyleaf. Some transparent staining along the hinges on the endpapers. A bit of speckling to the rear endpapers. Else pages clean. Partially unopened. Overall, a fairly nice copy. Folding map at page 11 present.; #44073 - AVAILABLE $$75.00

 

37) Carver, Jonathan; Travels Through the Interior Parts of North America, in the Years 1766, 1767, and 1768 1956; Minneapolis, MN; Ross & Haines, Inc. ; Hardcover; Reprint; Near Fine; Very Good; Facsimile reprint. #999 of 1500 copies. Binding very clean. Previous owners name on front flyleaf. Else pages clean. Some bumping, creasing at DJ spine head and top rear corner. Else DJ clean. ; #43943 - SOLD $$45.00

 

38) Carver, Jonathan; edited by John Parker; The Journals of Jonathan Carver and Related Documents 1766-1770 1976; Minnesota Historical Society Press; Hardcover; 244; Fine; Very Good+; Binding very clean. Pages clean. Small snudge on the DJ rear panel, and small rubbed spot on the DJ spine. A bit of very light chipping at the DJ spine head. Else DJ clean & bright. ; #44121 - SOLD $$25.00

 

39) Cavelier, St. Cosme, Le Sueur, Gravier, and Guignas; edited by John Gilmary Shea; Early Voyages Up and Down the Mississippi 1902; Albany, NY; Joseph McDonough; Hardcover; 191; ; No Dust Jacket; Reprint. Limited Edition; #57 of 500 copies; initialed by McDonough. Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Library rebinding in green buckram. Some light rubbed soil to the binding. Remains of library label on the rear pastedown, and glue residue on the rear pastedown. Page edges somewhat age-darkened. Else the text block is clean, and free of library markings. ; #44113 - AVAILABLE $$30.00

 

40) Chappell, Edward; Narrative of a Voyage to Hudson's Bay in His Majesty's Ship Rosamond; Containing Some Account of the North-Eastern Coast of America and of the Tribes Inhabiting that Remote Region 1970; Toronto; Coles Publishing Company; Softcover; Reprint; 279; Very Good-; No Dust Jacket; Softcover. A bit of sunning to covers. Light bumping at corners. 1/4" closed tear the fore-edge of the front & rear cover, and a surface tear across the lower spine. Else covers clean. Previous owners name inked on the inside of the front cover. Pages age-toned, but clean. Fold-out map at front. ; #43945 - AVAILABLE $$12.50

 

41) Chittenden, H. M.; edited by Bruce Le Roy; H. M. Chittenden: A Western Epic (Being a Selection from His Unpublished Journals, Diaries and Reports) 1961; Tacoma, WA; Washington State Historical Society; Hardcover; 136; Near Fine; No Dust Jacket; Limited to 1000 copies. Binding clean. Pages clean. No DJ or slipcase. ; #44114 - SOLD $$20.00

 

42) Clarke, Charles G. ; The Men of the Lewis and Clark Expedition: a biographical roster of the fifty-one members and a composite diary of their activities from all know sources 1970; Glendale, CA; The Arthur H. Clark Company; Hardcover; 351; Very Good+; No Dust Jacket; Very slight bump at the bottom front corner, and just a hint of rubbing at the spine head. Else binding very clean. Pages clean. (Volume 14 of the Western Frontiersman Series). ; #43830 - SOLD $$50.00

 

43) Cline, Gloria Griffen; Exploring the Great Basin 1963; Norman, OK; University of Oklahoma Press; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 254; Very Good+; Very Good-; Tip of bottom front corner lightly bumped. Else binding clean. Some smudging to the bottom page edges. Else pages clean. DJ price-clipped. A bit of sunning, and some light smudging to the DJ spine. Some rubbing along DJ flap folds, with a small piece of clear tape over a 1/4" worn spot on the lower front flap fold. Else DJ quite clean. ; #44127 - SOLD $$20.00

 

44) Collins, Perry McDonough; edited by Charles Vevier; Siberian Journey, Down the Amur to the Pacific, 1856-1857 (A New Edition of "A Voyage Down the Amoor") 1962; Madison, WI; The University of Wisconsin Press; Hardcover; 1st Edition Thus; 370; Very Good; Very Good; Binding very clean. Foxing/freckling to page edges. Else pages clean. Couple tiny chips at DJ top edge. Just a bit of light rubbed soil to DJ. Else DJ clean. DJ price-clipped. ; #44070 - AVAILABLE $$23.00

 

45) Coues, Elliot; The Expeditions of Zebulon Montgomery Pike, To Headwaters of the Mississippi River, Through Louisiana Territory, and in New Spain, During the Years 1805-6-7 (Three Volumes in Two) 1965; Minneapolis, MN; Ross & Haines, Inc. ; Hardcover; Reprint; Fine; No Dust Jacket; Fine in VG Slipcase. Three volumes in two. Limited to 2,000 copies. Bindings very clean. Pages clean. Some light rubbing to the slipcase.; #43952 - AVAILABLE $$100.00

 

46) Cox, Isaac Joslin; The Journeys of Rene Robert Cavelier Sieur de La Salle (2 volume set) 1922; New York; Allerton Book Co. ; Hardcover; Reprint; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; Two volume set. Olive cloth, with gilt lettering on spines. A few tiny tears at spine extremities. Some scuffing to the rear board of V2. Else bindings quite clean. ; #43652 - SOLD $$140.00

 

47) Crouse, Nellis M. ; In Quest of the Western Ocean 1928; New York; William Morrow & Co. ; Hardcover; 480; Very Good-; No Dust Jacket; NAP. Bottom front corner bumped. Else binding clean. Stain from bookplate removal on front pastedown. Endpapers and page edges age-toned. Some red pencil underlining on about 20 pages. ; #43905 - AVAILABLE $$16.00

 

48) Crouse, Nellis M. ; La Verendrye: Fur Trader and Explorer 1956; Cornell University Press; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 247; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; This copy is bound upside-down. The binding is quite clean, with just a bit of light rubbing. Previous owners name inked on pastedown. Else pages clean. No dustjacket. ; #43976 - AVAILABLE $$45.00

 

49) Culbertson, Thaddeus A. (edited by John Francis McDermott); Journal of an Expedition to the Mauvaises Terres and the Upper Missouri in 1850 1952; Washington, D. C. ; Smithsonian Institution; Softcover; 164; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; Spine just a bit sun-darkened. Very faint bump at the top corner. Else binding clean. Previous owners inkstamped on the top corner of the title page. Else pages clean. Two folding maps; clean and no tears. ; #43963 - AVAILABLE $$14.00

 

50) Cutright, Paul Russell; Lewis and Clark: Pioneering Naturalists 1969; University of Illinois Press; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 506; Near Fine; Very Good+; A trace of very light bumping at the tips of the top corners. Else Binding very clean. Some fading to endpapers. Else pages clean. Some bumping, light rubbing at the DJ spine head and tips of the DJ corners. 1/2" closed tear at the top edge of the DJ rear panel. Else DJ clean & bright. ; #47327 - AVAILABLE $$100.00

 

51) Daniels, Roy; Alexander Mackenzie and the North West 1969; London; Faber and Faber; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 8.1 x 5.5 Inches; 219; Near Fine; Very Good; Binding clean. Small erasure on front flyleaf. A bit of rubbing at DJ spine extremities and top corners. Top portion of white DJ somewhat sun-darkened. Else DJ clean. ; #43823 - SOLD $$12.00

 

52) Dean, Thaddeus; edited by Katharine Dean Wheeler; A Journey to California: The Letters of Thaddeus Dean, 1852 1979; Tampa, FL; American Studies Press; Softcover; 26; Good; No Dust Jacket; Thin volume in wraps. Tears along the spine edges at the head and tail of the spine. Bit of loss at spine extremities. Some sunning around the cover perimeters. Else covers clean. Pages just a bit age-toned, but clean. ; #44080 - AVAILABLE $$32.00

 

53) Delanglez, Jean; Life and Voyages of Louis Jolliet (1645 -1700) 1948; Chicago; Institute of Jesuit History; Hardcover; 289; Very Good+; No Dust Jacket; Some bumping at the corners, and just a trace at the spine extremities. Else binding clean. Pages clean. No dustjacket. ; #43827 - AVAILABLE $$125.00

 

54) Dellenbaugh, Frederick S. ; Books by American Travellers and Explorers from 1846 to 1900 (Being Chapter XIV of the Third Volume of the Cambridge History of American Literature) 1921; New York; G. P. Putnam's Sons; Softcover; Good+; No Dust Jacket; Signed by the author on the top of the front cover. Corners and spine extremities lightly bumped, chipped. Some rubbed soil, light creasing to covers. Partial erasure on the front cover. Authors name inked on the spine. Page edges age-darkened. Pencil notations in margins. ; #43964 - AVAILABLE $$55.00

 

55) Dellenbaugh, Frederick S. ; A Canyon Voyage: The Narrative of the Second Powell Expedition down the Green-Colorado River from Wyoming, and the Explorations on Land, in the Years 1871 and 1872 1926; Yale University Press; Hardcover; 277; Very Good-; No Dust Jacket; Partially unopened. Staining to the rear board. The spine is a bit sunned, but the gilt spine lettering appears mostly unaffected. Else binding clean. Endpapers and page edges somewhat age-toned; with some freckling to the page top edges. Else pages clean. Color frontis. All maps present. No dustjacket. ; #44119 - SOLD $$50.00

 

56) Devine, E. J. ; Across Widest America, Newfoundland to Alaska: With the Impressions of Two Years' Sojourn on the Bering Coast 1906; Benziger Brothers; Hardcover; 2nd Edition; 307; Good+; No Dust Jacket; Green cloth with gilt decoration. Bit of bumping, light wear at spine extremities and tips of corners. Gilt on spine a bit dull; that on front board bright. Couple tiny speckles on rear board. Hinges cracked; have been pasted. Previous owner inked and ink-stamp on the front pastedown. Pages somewhat age-toned, but clean. Folding map at front. ; #44003 - AVAILABLE $$25.00

 

57) Douglas, M. ; The Frozen Land: The Story of North Polar Expeditions with Nordenskiold, Nares, Greely, De Long, Nansen and Jackson-Harmsworth Boston; DeWolfe, Fiske & Company; Hardcover; 176; Good+; No Dust Jacket; No publication date; circa 1900. Decorated cloth. Some light foxing, spotting to front board; decoration/illustration still quite clean. Rear board soiled. Spine somewhat sun-darkened; lettering appears mostly unaffected. Front hinge cracked after flyleaf. Pages a bit age-toned. Color illustrations clean & bright. ; #44220 - AVAILABLE $$20.00

 

58) D'Wolf, John; A Voyage to the North Pacific 1968; Fairfield, WA; Ye Galleon Press; Hardcover; Reprint; 147; Very Good; Limited Edition; #17 of 600. Just a bit of light bumping at the spine extremities and bottom rear corner. Tiny bump at the top edge of the front board. Else clean. ; #43957 - AVAILABLE $$30.00

 

59) Elder, William; Biography of Elisha Kent Kane 1858; Philadelphia; Childs and Peterson; Hardcover; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; 416 pages, plus 2 pages ads. Brown, embossed cloth. Some wear at the tips of the corners. Tiny spot of wear at the spine head. Couple small spots of discoloration at the bottom edge of the rear board, and just a bit of very faint mottling to the front board. Else the binding is quite clean. Some foxing to the first and last few pages, and to the plates/tissues. Else pages clean. ; #44223 - AVAILABLE $$25.00

 

60) Escalante, Silvestre Velez De; translated by Fray Angelico Chavez, Edited by Ted J. Warner; The Dominguez-Escalante Journal: Their Expedition Through Colorado, Utah, Arizona, and New Mexico in 1776 1976; Brigham Young University Press; Softcover; 11 x 8-1/2"; Near Fine; Very Good; New copy; still in shrink-wrap. ; #44116 - AVAILABLE $$22.00

 

61) Ferguson, Robert; edited by Leslie Dalrymple Stair; Arctic Harpooner: A Voyage on the Schooner Abbie Bradford 1878-1879 1938; Philadelphia; University of Pennsylvania Press; Hardcover; 1st US Edition; 216; Fair; No Dust Jacket; Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Rubbed spot at spine tail from label removal. Boards soiled, smudged. Bottom front corner bumped. Previous owners name inked on front flyleaf. Erasure on the title page. Library inkstamps. No dustjacket. ; #44131 - AVAILABLE $$22.00

 

62) Field, Matthew C.; edited by Kate L. Gregg and John Francis McDermott; collected by Clyde and Mae Reed Porter; Prairie and Mountain Sketches 1957; Norman, OK; University of Oklahoma Press; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 239; Very Good+; Very Good; Just a bit of VERY light rubbing at the spine extremities. Else binding quite clean. Just a bit of age-darkening to the page edges. Else pages clean. Light rubbing at DJ flap folds and extremities; and a bit of rubbing along the top rear edge. A small tear and some bumping at the DJ spine head. Else DJ clean & bright. ; #44124 - AVAILABLE $$22.00

 

63) Finerty, John F.; edited by Milo Milton Quaife; War-Path and Bivouac: The Big Horn and Yellowstone Expedition 0; Lincoln, NE; University of Nebraska Press; Softcover; Reprint; 375; Very Good-; No Dust Jacket; Softcover. No publication date listed. Surface rubbing. Previous owners name inked on the inside of the front cover. Pages clean. ; #47242 - AVAILABLE $$10.00

 

64) France, Hector; Musk, Hashish and Blood 1900; The Falstaff Press; Hardcover; 447; Very Good-; No Dust Jacket; #281 of 500 copies of the "Art Edition"; with hand-colored frontis and title page. Light bumping at spine tail. Spine lettering is readable, but faded; very faint. Very slight spine twist. Pages clean. ; #44023 - AVAILABLE $$30.00

 

65) Fraser, Simon; edited by W. Kaye Lamb; The Letters and Journals of Simon Fraser, 1806 - 1808 1966; The Macmillan Company of Canada; Hardcover; Reprint; 292; Near Fine; Very Good; Just a bit of light bumping at the spine extremities. Else binding quite clean. Couple faint smudges on the page fore-edges. 1/4" rubbed spot in the middle of the DJ front panel, and some rubbing along the folds. Else DJ clean. DJ price-clipped. ; #43951 - AVAILABLE $$25.00

 

66) Frost, Donald McKay; Note on General Ashley, The Overland Trail and South Pass 1960; Barre, MA; Barre Gazette; Hardcover; Reprint; 149; Fine; Very Good; Binding very clean. Pages clean, Age-toning to DJ, particularly along flap folds. DJ is price-clipped. The DJ lettering is offset a bit toward the rear. Large folding map laid-in; the map is very clean. ; #43907 - AVAILABLE $$42.00

 

67) Gage, Lyman J.; Francis Tuttle; et al; Report of The Cruise of the U. S. Revenue Cutter Bear and the Overland Expedition for the Relief of the Whalers in the Artic Ocean, from November 27, 1897, to September 13, 1898 1899; Washington, D. C. ; Government Printing Office; Hardcover; 144; Very Good-; No Dust Jacket; Blue cloth. Bit of bumping at the spine extremities, and a stain at the spine tail. Just a bit of very light rubbing along the spine edges and board fore-edges. Spine gilt a bit dull. Overall though a fairly clean, nice copy. Bookplate on the front pastedown. A bit of foxing to the title page and to the last page. Some foxing to the page fore-edges. Else pages clean. Large, folding map at rear. Taped tear along one short fold. Else map clean. ; #44123 - AVAILABLE $$80.00

 

68) Gaither, Francis; The Fatal River: The Life and Death of La Salle 1931; New York; Henry Holt and Company; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 303; Very Good-; No Dust Jacket; Spine sunned, and a bit of sun-lightening to the board edges. Bookplate on the verso of the front flyleaf. Freckling to the page edges. Else pages clean. No dustjacket. ; #43978 - AVAILABLE $$14.00

 

69) Gale, John (edited by Roger L. Nichols); The Missouri Expedition, 1818 - 1820: The Journal of Surgeon John Gale, with Related Documents 1969; Norman, OK; University of Oklahoma Press; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 145; Near Fine; Very Good; Binding very clean. Bookseller's paper label on lower rear pastedown, and an old price inkstamp on the front pastedown. Else pages clean. Light surface rubbing to DJ. ; #43908 - SOLD $$14.00

 

70) Golder, F. A. ; Bering's Voyage's: An Account of the Efforts of the Russians to Determine the Relation of Asia and America (2 volume set) 1922; New York; American Geographical Society; Hardcover; Very Good-; No Dust Jacket; Two volume set. Four fold-out maps. Spines sunned. A bit of mottling to boards. Stain on V1 spine and on V2 rear board. ; #43650 - AVAILABLE $$150.00

 

71) Golder, F. A. ; Russian Expansion on the Pacific, 1641-1850 1960; Gloucester, MA; Peter Smith; Hardcover; Reprint; reprint; 368; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; Spine head is bumped. Rear board has couple very small soiled spots. Else binding and pages are clean. ; #47177 - SOLD $$12.00

 

72) Grant, George M. ; Ocean to Ocean: Sandford Fleming's Expedition Through Canada in 1872 1925; Toronto; The Radisson Society of Canada; Hardcover; Revised Edition; 412; ; Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Library numbers at tail of spine. Light wear at spine extremities and a bit of wear at tips of corners. Pocket removal residue on front pastedown. No dustjacket. ; #43955 - AVAILABLE $$15.00

 

73) Graves, John; Goodbye to a River 1960; New York; Knopf; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 306; Near Fine; Very Good; Some tape on inner DJ folds. ; #43648 - AVAILABLE $$100.00

 

74) Gregg, Josiah; edited by Maurice Garland Fulton; Diary & Letters of Josiah Gregg: Southwestern Enterprises 1840-1847 1941; Norman, OK; University of Oklahoma Press; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 413; ; No Dust Jacket; Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Library numbers written on the spine. Some rubbed soil on boards. Page edges and endpapers just a bit age-toned. Dampstain on page top edges. Else pages clean, but for library markings. All maps present, clean. No dustjacket. ; #44076 - AVAILABLE $$12.00

 

75) Grenfell, Wilfred Thomason; Adrift on an Ice-Pan 1909; Houghton Mifflin Company; Hardcover; 69; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; NAP. Light surface rubbing. A bit of bumping at extremities. Else binding clean. VERY slight spine twist. Pages clean. ; #44186 - AVAILABLE $$15.00

 

76) Grenfell, Wilfred Thomason; Adrift on an Ice-Pan 1926; Houghton Mifflin Company; Hardcover; Reprint; 69; Very Good+; No Dust Jacket; Signed, inscribed "Greetings from Labrador" by the author on the front flyleaf. There is also a drawing by the author on this flyleaf; of a skier carrying a gun, with trees, and a rabbit (hare?) off to the side watching the skier. Just a bit of light bumping at the extremities and tips of corners; and a small bump on the fore-edge of the front board. Just a bit of VERY light surface soil, but overall the binding is quite clean. Pages clean. ; #44185 - AVAILABLE $$100.00

 

77) Grenfell, Wilfred Thomason; Labrador Days: Tales of the Sea Toilers 1919; Houghton Mifflin Company; Hardcover; 231; Good; No Dust Jacket; SD. NAP. Binding rubbed, with soil/staining. Spine extremities and tips of corners bumped, with some wear. Bump, and a small tear in the cloth at the fore-edge of the front board. Previous owners info, and a Boston bookstore label on the front flyleaf. Page edges age-darkened, with some soil. Else pages clean. ; #44184 - AVAILABLE $$11.00

 

78) Hafen, LeRoy R.; and Ann F. Hafen (eds); Old Spanish Train, Santa Fe to Los Angeles: With extracts from contemporary records and including diaries of Antonio Armijo and Orville Pratt 1968; Glendale, CA; The Arthur H. Clark Company; Hardcover; 3rd Printing; 377; Near Fine; No Dust Jacket; Binding very clean. A bit of ink smudging at the tip of the top corners of the pages. Else pages clean. Fold-out map at rear. (Volume 1 of The Far West and the Rockies Historical Series, 1820-1875). ; #43829 - SOLD $$62.00

 

79) Haines, Francis D., Jr. (ed); The Snake Country Expedition of 1830-1831: John Work's Field Journal 1971; Norman, OK; University of Oklahoma Press; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 172; Fine; Fine; Very clean. ; #44018 - AVAILABLE $$40.00

 

80) Harmon, Daniel Williams; A Journal of Voyages and Travels in the Interior of North America: Between the 47th and 58th Degrees of N. Lat., extending from Montreal nearly to the Pacific, A Distance of about 5,000 Miles 1903; New York; A. S. Barnes and Company; Hardcover; 382; ; SD. NAP. Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Paper library label at tail of spine. Wear at spine extremities and a bit at tips of corners. Some surface rubbing/soil. No Map. No dustjacket. ; #43954 - AVAILABLE $$16.00

 

81) Harmon, Daniel Williams; edited by W. Kaye Lamb; Sixteen Years in Indian Country: The Journal of Daniel Williams Harmon, 1800-1816 1957; Toronto; The MacMillan Company of Canada; Hardcover; 277; Very Good+; Very Good; SD. NAP. Just a bit of light bumping at the spine extremities. Else binding very clean. Pages clean. Light bumping at the DJ spine extremities and top corners. A bit of very light surface rubbing to the DJ.; #44032 - SOLD $$25.00

 

82) Harris, Edward; edited by John Francis McDermott; Up the Missouri with Audubon: The Journal of Edward Harris 1951; Norman, OK; University of Oklahoma Press; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 222; Near Fine; Very Good+; Binding clean. Pages clean. DJ price-clipped. Just a hint of sunning to the DJ spine, and a bit of rubbing along the DJ rear flap fold. Else DJ clean & bright. ; #44126 - AVAILABLE $$40.00

 

83) Haworth, Paul Leland; On the Headwaters of Peace River: A Narrative of a Thousand-Mile Canoe Trip to a Little-Known Range of the Canadian Rockies 1917; New York; Charles Scribner's Sons; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 295; Fair; No Dust Jacket; Rubbing, mottling to boards. Staining along spine and spine edge of rear board. Wear at extremities. Hinges cracked, glued. Dampstaining along the lower hinge edge of pages of the first half of the book; not affecting text. Previous owners name inked on the front pastedown; some offset to front flyleaf. Page edges age-darkened. Else pages clean. ; #44078 - AVAILABLE $$40.00

 

84) Hearne, Samuel (edited by Richard Glover); A Journey from Prince of Wales's Fort in Hudson's Bay to the Northern Ocean, 1769 - 1770 - 1771 - 1772 1958; Toronto; The Macmillan Company of Canada; Hardcover; Reprint; 301; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; Rebound in black cloth, with paper covers pasted to boards. Binding clean, with just a bit of bumping at the extremities. Previous owners name inked on front pastedown. Else pages clean. Folding map at rear. ; #44021 - SOLD $$22.00

 

85) Henderson, Daniel; From the Volga to the Yukon: The Story of the Russian March to Alaska and California, paralleling our own Westward Trek to the Pacific 1945; New York; Hastings House; Hardcover; 2nd Printing; 256; Very Good; Good+; Just a bit of very light bumping along bottom board edges. Pages just a bit age-toned. DJ spine somewhat sunned, and with a small spot. Bit of chipping at the spine extremities and corners. ; #43998 - AVAILABLE $$15.00

 

86) Hennepin, Louis; translated by Marion E. Cross; Father Louis Hennepin's Description of Louisiana: Newly Discovered to the Southwest of New France by Order of the King 1938; Minnesota Society of the Colonial Dames of America; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 190; Near Fine; Very Good; Binding very clean. The Bookplate of Wesley Reinhold Hiller on the front pastedown. Small, faint smudge on the page fore-edges. Else pages clean. The DJ spine and top edges very lightly sun-darkened. Small pieces of clear tape over the folds on the inside top edge of the DJ. 1" closed tear at the bottom edge of the DJ. Else DJ quite clean. Nice copy. ; #44000 - AVAILABLE $$45.00

 

87) Holdridge, Desmond; Northern Lights 1939; New York; The Viking Press; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 240; Very Good-; No Dust Jacket; Just a bit of bumping at the spine extremities, and some light bumping, light wear at the tips of the top corners. Just a bit of light surface rubbing. Spine very lightly sunned, with some freckling along the front outer gutter. An inkstamp, and two old inked prices on the front flyleaf. Some age-toning along the hinges on the endpapers. Half-title page creased. Else pages clean. ; #44204 - AVAILABLE $$12.00

 

88) Hood, Robert (edited by C. Stuart Houston); To the Arctic by Canoe, 1819-1821: The Journal and Paintings of Robert Hood, Midshipman with Franklin 1974; The Arctic Institute of North America / McGill-Queen's University Press; Hardcover; 10-3/4 x 7-1/2"; 217; Near Fine; Very Good-; Binding clean, with just a trace of bumping at the top front corner. Pages clean. Surface rubbing to the DJ, with some light bumping at the top front corner. ; #44226 - SOLD $$22.00

 

89) Hunt, Wilson Price; translated and edited by Hoyt C. Franchere; The Overland Diary of Wilson Price Hunt 1973; Ashland, OR; The Oregon Book Society; Hardcover; Limited Edition; 67; Fine; Very Good; Limited Edition; #202 of 600 copies. Binding very clean. Pages clean. Plain white DJ; the rear panel is sun-darkened, with a faint smudge near the spine head. ; #44115 - AVAILABLE $$100.00

 

90) J. C. B. (edited by Sylvester K. Stevens; Donald H. Kent; and Emma Edith Woods); Travels in New France 1941; Harrisburg, PA; The Pennsylvania Historical Commission; Hardcover; 167; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; A bito of bumping at extremities and tips of corners. Spine kettering a bit rubbed. Else clean. Pages a bit age-toned, but clean. All plate present. ; #43903 - AVAILABLE $$30.00

 

91) Johnson, Henry; The Life and Voyages of Joseph Wiggins, F. R. G. S.: Modern Discoverer of the Kara Sea Route to Siberia Based on His Journals & Letters 1907; London; John Murray; Hardcover; Good; Very Good+; 396 pages, plus 2 pages ads. Partially unopened. A bit of bumping, short tears at spine extremities. Wear at tips of corners. Light surface rubbing. The Frontis is partially detached. Light foxing, spotting to endpapers. Else pages clean. ; #43973 - AVAILABLE $$75.00

 

92) Juet, Robert; edited by Robert M. Lunny; Juet's Journal: The Voyage of the Half Moon from 4 April to 7 November 1609 1959; Newark, NJ; The New Jersey Historical Society; Hardcover; Limited Edition; 37; Very Good+; No Dust Jacket; VG+ in a VG- slipcase. Limited Edition; #243 of 1250. Marbled paper-covered boards. Just a trace of rubbing at the tips of the corners. A bit of rubbing the gilt spine lettering; partially obscuring the "AL" of "JOURNAL". Else binding very clean. Previous owners name inked on the front flyleaf. Else pages clean. Some wear at the corners of the open end of the slipcase. Some light surface rubbing to the slipcase. ; #44111 - AVAILABLE $$15.00

 

93) Kavanagh, Martin; La Verendrye, His Life and Times: A Biography and a Social Study of a Folklore Figure - Fur Trader - Explorer 1968; Martin Kavanagh; Hardcover; 2nd Edition; 262; Near Fine; Very Good+; Binding clean. Previous owners name inked on front flyleaf. Else pages clean. Just a bit of bumping at spine head and top corners of DJ. Tiny tear on the DJ rear spine fold near the top. Else DJ clean. ; #43959 - AVAILABLE $$25.00

 

94) Kent, Rockwell; Voyaging Southward from the Strait of Magellan 1924; New York; Halcyon House; Hardcover; 4th Printing; 184; Very Good-; No Dust Jacket; Some faint foxing to the front board. Spine a bit sunned (lettering still very readable), and a bit at the board edges. Just a bit of light rubbing at the tips of the corners. Endpapers and page edges somewhat age-darkened. Inked previous owners name on front flyleaf. Tiny pieces of tape residue at the edges of the pastedowns. Else pages clean. No dustjacket.; #44029 - AVAILABLE $$42.00

 

95) Knox, Thomas W. ; The Voyage of the "Vivian to the North Pole and Beyond: Adventures of Two Youths in the Open Polar Sea 1885; New York; Harper & Brothers; Hardcover; Good; No Dust Jacket; A novel of an imagined sea voyage to the North Pole. 297 pages, plus 6 pages ads. NAP. Wear at spine extremities and corners. Some surface rubbing and edgewear. Rear hinge cracked; somewhat shaken. Dampstain at the bottom corners of pages; not affecting image or text. Gift inscription (dated Christmas, 1884) on recto of frontis. Same owners inkstamp on the first blank. Else pages somewhat age-toned, but clean. Color frontis and many B&W illustrations. ; #44187 - SOLD $$30.00

 

96) Lanham, Charles; edited by Charles Richard Weld; Adventures in the Wilds of North America 1854; London; Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans; Hardcover; 300; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; Rebound in green cloth. Just a bit of rubbing at spine extremities and tips of corners. Else binding clean. Light soil to the title page, and a small stain at the fore-edge of the following couple pages. Else pages just a bit age-toned, but clean. ; #44035 - AVAILABLE $$65.00

 

97) Laut, Agnes C. ; The Blazed Trail and the Old Frontier: Being the Log of the Upper Missouri Historical Expedition Under the Auspices of the Governors & Historical Associations of Minnesota, North and South Dakota and Montana for 1925 1926; New York; Robert M. McBride & Company; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 271; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; SD. NAP. A few small stains to binding. Spine sunned (lettering dull, but still very readable) , and a bit to the board fore-edges. Endpapers and page edges age-darkened. Previous owners name inked on the front pastedown, and a lengthy gift inscription on the front flyleaf. Else pages clean. Folding map at rear. ; #44030 - SOLD $$25.00

 

98) Ledyard, John; edited by Stephen D. Watrous; John Ledyard's Journey Through Russia and SIberia, 1787-1788: The Journal and Selected Letters 1966; The University of Wisconsin Press; Hardcover; 1st Edition Thus; 293; Very Good+; Very Good; Small bump at the top edge of the rear board, and a tiny bump at the spine head. Else binding very clean. Pages clean. Couple short taped tears at the top edge of the DJ. Inner DJ taped on edges at folds. Thin stripe of soil near the top front edge of the DJ. DJ price-clipped. ; #44037 - AVAILABLE $$15.00

 

99) Lewis and Clark; Introduction by James K. Hosmer; History of the Expedition of Captains Lewis and Clark, 1804-5-6 (2 volume set) 1902; Chicago; A. C. Mcclurg & Co.; Hardcover; Reprint; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; Two volume set. Reprint of the edition of 1814. TEG. Spine extremities and tips of corners lightly rubbed, with a tiny tear at rear corner of the spine head. Just a bit of very light rubbing along the spine edges. Some fairly light staining to the boards; the worst to the rear board of V1. Board cloth appears to be a bit age-darkened. In V1, the verso of the half-title page and the facing recto of the frontis are foxed, from a sheet of acid-content paper laid-in at one time. Else pages clean. All maps present. A nice set, with fairly minor flaws. ; #44022 - AVAILABLE $$300.00

 

100) Lewis, Henry (Introduction and Notes by Bertha L. Heibron); Making a Motion Picture in 1848: Henry Lewis' Journal of a Canoe Voyage from the Falls of St. Anthony to St. Louis 1936; St. Paul, MN; Minnesota Historical Society; Hardcover; 58; Very Good-; No Dust Jacket; SD. NAP. Some surface rubbing. A couple short (1/8") tears at the spine head. A bit of sun-darkening to the spine, Pages clean. ; #43961 - SOLD $$20.00

 

101) Long, Lily A. ; Radisson, The Voyageur: A Verse Drama in Four Acts 1914; New York; Henry Holt and Company; Hardcover; 1st Edition; Very Good-; No Dust Jacket; 115 pages, plus 4 pages ads. Signed, inscribed by the author on the front flyleaf. Some slight fading to areas of the boards. Spine extremities and corners lightly bumped, rubbed. No dustjacket. ; #44031 - AVAILABLE $$18.00

 

102) Lubbock, A. Basil; Round the Horn Before the Mast 1903; New York; E. P. Dutton & Co. ; Hardcover; 2nd Edition; 375; Good; No Dust Jacket; Some bumping, wear at spine extremities and a bit at tips of corners. Spine sunned, with some staining. A bit of light soil to boards. Page edges age-darkened, and endpapers quite age-toned. Pencil notes on the rear endpapers. Else pages clean. ; #44017 - AVAILABLE $$65.00

 

103) MacKenzie, Alexander; introduction by Milo Milton Quaife; Alexander Mackenzie's Voyage to the Pacific Ocean in 1793 1967; New York; The Citadel Press; Hardcover; Reprint; 384; Very Good+; Very Good; A bit of light surface rubbing to the front board. Else binding quite clean. Pages clean. Some surface rubbing to the DJ front panel and spine. Else DJ clean. ; #44074 - AVAILABLE $$20.00

 

104) Marcy, Randolph B.; and George B. McClellan; Exploration of the Red River of Louisiana, in the Year 1852 (Report of the U. S. House of Representatives, 33d Congress, 1st Session) 1854; Washington, D. C. ; A. O. P. Nicholson; Hardcover; Good; No Dust Jacket; Edgeworn, with chipping at spine extremities. Wear along spine edges. Some staining / lightened discoloration at fore-edge of the boards. Front hinge cracked. Spine gilt completely faded. Pages foxed. Geology plate 2 and biology plate 18 are not present, as issued; all other plates present. A bit of light foxing here and there to plates, but overall, they are fairly clean. "Report of the secretary of war - Jeffn. Davis". The accompanying map volume is not present. ; #43906 - AVAILABLE $$60.00

 

105) Markham, Albert Hastings; Life of Sir John Franklin and The North-West Passage New York; Dodd, Mead & Company; Hardcover; 7-1/8 x 5"; 324; ; No Dust Jacket; No publication date; circa 1900. Four color maps; two fold-out. Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Paper label at tail of spine. Bumping, some wear at spine extremities and tips of corners. Bumping along bottom edges. Light surface rubbing. Hinges starting. Pages a bit age-toned, and some light soil to endpapers. Else pages clean, but for library markings. No dustjacket. ; #44206 - AVAILABLE $$16.00

 

106) Mason, Philip P. (ed); Schoolcraft's Expedition to Lake Itaska: The Discovery of the Source of the Mississippi 1958; Michigan State University Press; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 9-1/2 x 6"; 390; Very Good+; Very Good; Very light bumping at spine extremities. Top front corner bumped. Else binding very clean; spine gilt bright. Inked previous owners name on front flyleaf. Else pages clean. DJ top front corner bumped. Some light overall rubbed soil to DJ. ; #43825 - SOLD $$20.00

 

107) McDonald, T. H. (ed); Exploring the Northwest Territory: Sir Alexander Mackenzie's Journal of a Voyage by Bark Canoe from Lake Athabasca to the Pacific Ocean in the Summer of 1789 1966; Norman, OK; University of Oklahoma Press; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 133; Near Fine; Very Good+; Binding very clean. Previous owners name inked on the front flyleaf. Else pages clean. Just a trace of rubbing at the DJ spine extremities, and a bit of light rubbing along the DJ rear flap fold. Else DJ very clean. ; #44129 - SOLD $$25.00

 

108) McKenney, Thomas L. ; Sketches of a Tour To The Lakes, of the Character and Customs of the Chippeway Indians, and of Incidents Connected with the Treaty of Fond du Lac 1959; Minneapolis, MN; Ross & Haines, Inc. ; Hardcover; Reprint; 493; Very Good+; Very Good; Limited to 1500 copies. Just a bit of bumping at the spine tail; else binding clean. Previous owners name inked on front flyleaf and some light pencil notes of the first blank and the verso of the dedication page. Else pages clean. DJ spine a bit sun-darkened. Small, very faint stain at the DJ spine tail, and a small ink mark on the DJ lower rear panel. Else DJ clean. ; #44025 - SOLD $$25.00

 

109) Meany, Edmond S. ; Vancouver's Discovery of Puget Sound 1942; Portland, OR; Bindfords & Mort; Hardcover; Reprint; 344; Very Good+; Very Good-; Binding clean. There is a portion of a previous owners gift letter pasted on the front endpapers. The flyleaves and page edges are age-toned. Else pages clean. DJ spine and edges are sunned; although the spine lettering is unaffected. Some chipping at DJ extremities. Clear tape on the inner DJ at the upper fold extremities. DJ price-clipped. ; #43960 - AVAILABLE $$30.00

 

110) Miceli, Augusto P. ; The Man With the Red Umbrella: Giacomo Constantino Beltrami in America 1974; Baton Rouge, LA; Claitor's Publishing Division; Hardcover; 183; Fine; Very Good+; Binding very clean; gilt bright. Couple tiny chips at DJ top edge. Light rubbing at the tips of the DJ corners, and a bit of rubbing along the DJ folds. Else DJ clean & bright. ; #44071 - AVAILABLE $$14.00

 

111) Mirsky, Jeannette; To the North!: The Story of Arctic Exploration from Earliest Times to the Present 1934; New York; The Viking Press; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 386; Good+; Very Good-; Sun-fading to the spine and board perimeters. A bit of bumping at the spine extremities. Very slight spine lean. Endpapers and page edges age-toned. Some faint dampstaining to the bottom margin of the first few pages. Else pages clean. Sun-darkening to the DJ spine, edges, and flaps. Light edgewear and a bit of light rubbing to the DJ. ; #44225 - AVAILABLE $$35.00

 

112) Murray, W. H. H.; Daylight Land: The Experiences, Incidents, and Adventures, Humorous and Otherwise, which befell Judge John Doe, Tourist, of San Francisco; Mr. Cephas Pepperell, Capitalist, of Boston... in their Parlor-Car Excursion over Prairie and Mountain 1888; Boston; Cupples and Hurd; Hardcover; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; SD. NAP. 388 pages, plus 4 pages ads. Bound in grey decorated cloth with original wraps bound-in. The original front wraps has a chromolithograph illustration. The spine is sun-darkened, with small label ghost at the tail; spine gilt still quite readable. A bit of sun-darkening at edges, and a couple tiny bumps at the bottom edges of the boards. Else boards clean. Bookplate on front pastedown, and a small booksellers label on the front flyleaf. Page edges and endpapers and bit age-darkened. Else pages clean. ; #44006 - AVAILABLE $$32.00

 

113) Newell, Robert; edited by Dorothy O. Johansen; Robert Newell's Memoranda: Travle's in the Teritory of Missourie; Travle to the Kayuse War; together with a Report on the Indians South of the Columbia River 1959; Portland, OR; Champoeg Press; Hardcover; 159; Very Good+; No Dust Jacket; Limited to 1,000 copies. Light bumping at the tips of the bottom corners, and just a hint at the spine extremities. Else binding quite clean. Pages clean. Unopened. No dustjacket.; #44082 - AVAILABLE $$45.00

 

114) Nicollet, Joseph N. (edited by Martha Coleman Bray; translated by Andre Fertey); The Journals of Joseph N. Nicollet: Scientist on the Mississippi Headwaters, With Notes on Indian Life, 1836-37 1970; St. Paul, MN; Minnesota Historical Society; Hardcover; 1st Edition Thus; 288; Fine; Near Fine; Very clean. Just a hint of sunning to the DJ spine. ; #43953 - SOLD $$25.00

 

115) Nute, Grace Lee; Caesars of the Wilderness: Medard Chouart, Sieur des Groseilliers and Pierre Esprit Radisson, 1618-1710 1943; D. Appleton-Century Company; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 386; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; A bit of light bumping & rubbing to the spine extremities. A trace of rubbing at the bottom corners. Spine very slightly sun-darkened. Small, very faint spot near the bottom corner of the front board. The black title-box on the front board is rubbed, with some of the black flaking away. Else binding clean. Top page edges freckled, and a bit of smudging to the page fore-edges. Previous owners name inked on the front pastedown. Else pages clean. No dustjacket. ; #44128 - SOLD $$140.00

 

116) Nute, Grace Lee; The Voyageur 1931; D. Appleton and Company; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 289; Good+; Very Good; Some light rubbing at extremities. Some staining, surface rubbing to binding. Spine somewhat sunned; gilt lettering readable, but dull. Page edges a bit age-darkened. Else pages clean. ; #43975 - SOLD $$30.00

 

117) Oleson, Tryggvi J. ; Early Voyages and Northern Appraoches 1000-1632 1968; McClelland and Stewart Ltd.; Hardcover; Reprint; 211; Very Good+; Very Good+; Light bumping at the spine tail. Else binding clean; gilt bright. Previous owners name, and a small inkstamp on the front flyleaf. Else pages clean. Some light surface rubbing, a bit of very light creasing to the DJ. ; #44120 - AVAILABLE $$15.00

 

118) O'Meara, Walter; The Savage Country 1960; Boston; Houghton Mifflin Company; Hardcover; 1st Printing; 308; Very Good+; Very Good; Binding very clean. Pages clean. A bit of rubbing along DJ flap folds. DJ spine VERY slightly sun-darkened. DJ price-clipped. ; #43999 - SOLD $$16.00

 

119) O'Shaughnessy, Thomas J. H.; Rambles on Overland Trails 1915; Chicago, IL; Self Published; Hardcover; 125; Good+; No Dust Jacket; Early automobile trip through the American Southwest. SD. NAP. ; #43653 - AVAILABLE $$70.00

 

120) Penny, Charles W.; edited by James L. Carter and Ernest H. Rankin; North to Lake Superior: The Journal of Charles W. Penny, 1840 1970; Marquette, MI; The John M. Longyear Research Library; Hardcover; 84; Very Good+; Near Fine; Binding very clean; just a bit of spine lean. Small smudge on the front flyleaf, and some pencil notes on the first blank. Else pages clean. DJ clean. ; #44024 - AVAILABLE $$25.00

 

121) Prichard, H. Hesketh; Through the Heart of Patagonia 1902; New York; D. Appleton and Company; Hardcover; 346; Very Good-; No Dust Jacket; Red cloth with gilt decoration. Light bumping, rubbing at spine extremities and tips of corners. Some sun-darkening to spine and top board edges, with a couple small spots on the spine. Else binding clean; gilt decoration on front board bright. Front hinge starting. Inked gift inscription on front flyleaf; dated Xmas, 1902. A bit of spotting to endpapers, and an erasure on the rear flyleaf. Color and B&W plates. The tissue protectors for the color plates are age-darkened, but have not to date discolored the plates. The tissue for the frontis has a 3" mostly closed tear along the top spine edge. All 3 folding maps are present. No dustjacket.; #44011 - AVAILABLE $$225.00

 

122) Richardson, Albert D. ; Beyond the Mississippi: From the Great River to the Great Ocean; Life and Adventure on the Prairies, Mountains, and Pacific Coast... 1857-1867 1867; Hartford, CT; American Publishing Company; Hardcover; 572; Good+; No Dust Jacket; SD. NAP. Leather bound. Wear at the spine head and corners, with some loss at the spine tail. Surface rubbing. The front hinge is cracked; the rear hinge has been repaired/glued. Chipping along the fore-edge of the front flyleaf. Endpapers rubbed/mottled. Bit of insect damage in the bottom edge margin of pages 333-336; not affecting test. Faint dampstain at the bottom 1/4" of the last couple pages. Previous owners gift inscription on the first blank; dated 1867. Else pages a bit age-toned, but clean. ; #44077 - SOLD $$52.00

 

123) Robertson, Douglas S. ; To the Arctic with the Mounties 1934; Toronto; The Macmillan Company of Canada; Hardcover; 309; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; SD. NAP. Light bumping, a bit of light wear at the spine extremities and tips of corners. Two tiny pin-point nicks on the front board. Else binding clean. Endpapers and page edges age-toned. Else pages clean. Fold-out map, a tear and some clear tape along attached edge. No dustjacket. ; #44132 - AVAILABLE $$20.00

 

124) Ryssell, Frank; Hunting Musk-Ox with the Dog-Ribs: Narrative of a Journey from Fort Rae to the Musk-Ox Mountains and Hudson's Bay in the Year 1893, with a Map of the Route Traversed and Original Illustrations in Line Drawings 1970; Toronto; Canadiana House; Softcover; Reprint; 31; Near Fine; No Dust Jacket; Binding clean. Pages clean. ; #44016 - AVAILABLE $$25.00

 

125) Schoolcraft, Henry R. ; Narrative Journals of Travels Through the Northwestern Regions of the United States Extending from Detroit through the Great Chain of American Lakes to the Sources of the Mississippi River in the Year 1820 1953; The Michigan State College Press; Hardcover; 1st Edition Thus; 520; Very Good+; Very Good; Bottom front corner bumped. Else binding very clean. Pages clean. DJ bumped at corners. Some light rubbed surface soil to DJ. DJ spine lightly sunned. The inner DJ has clear tape reinforcement on the fold extremities. ; #43958 - AVAILABLE $$48.00

 

126) Schultz, James Willard; Bird Woman (Sacajawea): The Guide of Lewis and Clark 1918; Houghton Mifflin Company; Hardcover; 1st Edition; Good; No Dust Jacket; 234 pages, plus 4 pages ads. Spine extremities bumped, with a couple tiny tears. Spine sun-darkened, some soil; spine gilt completely faded, but lettering still readable. Some rubbed soil, sunning to board. Age-darkening, some soil to page edges. Some light soil to top 1/2" of frontis and title pages. Previous owners name inked on the front flyleaf. Else pages clean. No dustjacket. ; #47159 - AVAILABLE $$150.00

 

127) Severin, Timothy; Explorers of the Mississippi 1968; New York; Knopf; Hardcover; 1st US Edition; Near Fine; Very Good+; Binding very clean. Previous owners name inked on the front flyleaf. DJ lightly bumped; very lightly rubbed. ; #43965 - SOLD $$12.00

 

128) Sheppe, Walter; First Man West: Alexander Mackenzie's Journal of His Voyage to the Pacific Coast of Canada in 1793 1962; University of California Press; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 366; Fine; Very Good; Binding very clean. Pages clean. A bit of rubbing to DJ extremities, with a 1" closed tear at the spine head. Some sun-darkening to DJ spine and edges. ; #43974 - SOLD $$18.00

 

129) Simpson, George; and Archibald McDonald (edited by Malcolm McLeod); Peace River, A Canoe Voyage From Hudson's Bay To Pacific 1971; Charles E. Tuttle Co. ; Hardcover; 1st Edition Thus; 119; Fine; Near Fine; Binding very clean. The DJ is price-clipped, but very clean & bright. ; #44034 - AVAILABLE $$28.00

 

130) Skarsten, M. O. ; George Drouillard, Hunter and Interpreter for Lewis and Clark, and Fur Trader, 1807 - 1810 1964; Glendale, CA; The Arthur H. Clark Company; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 356; Near Fine; No Dust Jacket; Just a trace if very light rubbing at the tips of the corners. Else binding very clean. Pages clean. ; #47326 - AVAILABLE $$125.00

 

131) Smith, Alice E. (ed); [Welcome Arnold Greene]; The Journals of Welcome Arnold Greene: Journeys in the South 1822 - 1824 1957; Madison, WI; The State Historical Society of Wisconsin; Hardcover; 278; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; SD. NAP.; #43649 - AVAILABLE $$16.00

 

132) Spaulding, Kenneth A. (ed) ; On the Oregon Trail: Robert Stuart's Journey of Discovery 1953; Norman, OK; University of Oklahoma Press; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 192; Very Good; Good; Light bumping, a bit of rubbing at the tips of the corners; and just a bit at the spine extremities. Else binding clean. Erasure on the front flyleaf. Topstain a bit faded. DJ rubbed, with some chipping at the extremities. Inner DJ foxed/freckled, with taps at the fold extremities. DJ price-clipped. ; #44118 - SOLD $$15.00

 

133) Speck, Gordon; Samuel Hearne and the Northwest Passage 1963; Caldwell, ID; The Caxton Printers, Ltd. ; Hardcover; 337; Very Good-; Very Good+; SD. NAP. Sunning along the spine and the spine edges of the boards; with a few lightened, rubbed spots on the rear board. Inked previous owners name and a pencilled inscription on the front flyleaf. Else pages clean. A bit of light rubbing at the dj extremities. A bit of light rubbing along the front flap fold. Else DJ clean &bright. ; #44134 - AVAILABLE $$14.00

 

134) Sperry, Albert L. ; Avalanche 1938; Boston; The Christopher Publishing House; Hardcover; 166; Good; Good+; NAP. Boards quite mottled/discolored. Else clean; gilt bright. Pages clean. Some surface rubbing to DJ, with some age-toning. Water spot on the DJ spine tail, and a small stain on the DJ front panel. Overall, though, a better DJ than you would expect to see. ; #47246 - AVAILABLE $$70.00

 

135) Stewart, Alexander McGinn; Rene Menard, 1605-1661: A Life Story Which Connects the Finger Lakes Region of New York with France, Quebec, Georgian Bay and Wisconsin 1934; Self Published; Softcover; 76; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; A bit of light bumping, and a tiny tear at the spine head. Spine just a bit sun-darkened. Else covers clean. Pages clean. ; #44008 - AVAILABLE $$45.00

 

136) Stutfield, Hugh E. M.; and J. Norman Collie; Climbs and Explorations in the Canadian Rockies 1903; Longmans, Green and Co.; Hardcover; Very Good-; No Dust Jacket; 343 pages, plus 40 pages of ads. Grey cloth with gilt lettering. Corners and spine extremities lightly bumped, a bit rubbed. Just a bit of very light surface rubbing. Couple small spots on the spine. The rear hinge was cracked, but has been re-glued sometime in the past, and is holding. Pencilled owners inscription on the front flyleaf. Else pages clean. The map at the rear is missing, but a fairly decent copy. ; #44130 - AVAILABLE $$140.00

 

137) Taylor, Charles M., Jr.; Touring Alaska and the Yellowstone 1901; Philadelphia; George W. Jacobs & Co. ; Hardcover; Good+; No Dust Jacket; NAP. 388 pages, plus 3 pages ads. Some bumping, a bit of wear at spine extremities and tips of corners. Most of embossed spine title coloring flaked off. Embossed lettering and decoration on front board still quite clean. Hinges cracked, taped. Couple small smudges on first few pages. Else pages clean.; #43947 - AVAILABLE $$40.00

 

138) Terrell, John Upton; La Salle: The Life and Times of an Explorer 1968; New York; Weybright and Talley; Hardcover; 282; Near Fine; Very Good+; Binding very clean. Previous owners name inked on front flyleaf. Just a bit of light bumping to DJ. 3/8" closed tear at DJ top rear edge; tear covered with clear tape on the inner DJ. DJ offset somewhat toward front. Else DJ quite clean. ; #44001 - SOLD $$12.00

 

139) Thompson, David (edited by Victor G. Hopwood); David Thompson: Travels in Western North America, 1784 - 1812 1971; Toronto, Canada; Macmillan of Canada; Hardcover; Fine; Near Fine; NAP.; #43654 - SOLD $$100.00

 

140) Thompson, David; edited by G. A. McMorran; Souris River Posts; and David Thompson's Diary of His Historical Trip Across the Souris Plains to the Mandan Villages in the WInter of 1798-98 1952; Souris, Manitoba; The Souris Plaindealer; Softcover; 43; Very Good-; No Dust Jacket; Stapled wraps; staples a bit rusty. Light soil, smudging to the covers. Page edges somewhat age-darkened, and freckling to the top half of the last (blank) page. Else pages clean. ; #44081 - AVAILABLE $$35.00

 

141) Tolmachoff, Innokenty P. ; Siberian Passage: An Explorer's Search into the Russian Arctic 1949; Rutgers University Press; Hardcover; 238; Very Good; Very Good-; SD. NAP. A bit of light bumping at the spine extremities. Couple tiny spots near the bottom edge of the front board. Just a bit of very light surface rubbing. Else binding clean. Previous owners name inked on the front flyleaf. Some chipping at the dj spine extremities and corners; clear tape applied on the inner dj in these areas. DJ somewhat age-toned. ; #44133 - AVAILABLE $$15.00

 

142) Triana, S. Perez; Down the Orinoco in a Canoe 1902; New York; Thomas Y. Crowell & Co. ; Hardcover; 253; Good; Bumping, light wear at spine extremities and tips of corners. Light surface rubbing; some mottling to rear board. Pages somewhat age-toned. Previous owners name and inscription on front flyleaf. Folding map at front (no tears).; #43956 - AVAILABLE $$35.00

 

143) Twomey, Arthur C.; and Nigel Herrick; Needle to the North: The Story of an Expedition to Ungava and the Belcher Islands 1942; Boston; Houghton Mifflin Company; Hardcover; 360; ; No Dust Jacket; Ex-Library copy; with typical markings; numbers inked on spine tail, pocket residue on rear flyleaf, and inkstamps on the pastedowns. Spine sun-darkened. 1/4" tear in cloth at spine head. Some smudging, staining to boards. Pages clean, but for library markings. No dustjacket. ; #44026 - AVAILABLE $$12.00

 

144) Twomey, Arthur C.; and Nigel Herrick; Needle to the North: The Story of an Expedition to Ungava and the Belcher Islands 1942; Boston; Houghton Mifflin Company; Hardcover; 360; Very Good-; No Dust Jacket; Age-toning to spine and a bit to boards. A few small stains/speckles on boards. Page edges age-toned. Previous owners name, date inked on half-titlepage. Else pages clean. No dustjacket. ; #43822 - AVAILABLE $$15.00

 

145) Umfreville, Edward; Nipigon to Winnipeg: A Canoe Voyage Through Western Ontario by Edward Umfreville in 1784 (with Extracts from the Writings of Other Early Travellers Through the Region) 0; Ottawa, Canada; R. Douglas; Softcover; 63; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; Dated 1929, but this appears to be a later reprint. Softcover. Bottom corners very lightly bumped. Just a bit of faint staining to the front cover. Else covers clean. Pages clean. ; #44079 - MISSING $$22.00

 

146) Umfreville, Edward; Nipigon to Winnipeg: A Canoe Voyage Through Western Ontario by Edward Umfreville in 1784 (with Extracts from the Writings of Other Early Travellers Through the Region) 1888; Ottawa, Canada; R. Douglas; Softcover; 63; Very Good; No Dust Jacket; Dated 1929, but this appears to be a later reprint. Softcover. Corners very lightly bumped. Just a hint of sunning to the covers. Else covers clean. Pages clean. ; #44007 - AVAILABLE $$25.00

 

147) Vincent, Frank; Around and About South America: Twenty Months of Quest and Query 1890; New York; D. Appleton and Company; Hardcover; Good+; No Dust Jacket; 473 pages, plus 1 page ads. SD. NAP. Spine extremities and corners lightly bumped, with some wear. Some overall surface rubbing. Remains of a bookplate on front flyleaf. Pages edges age-darkened. Bit of foxing to 1st blank. Else pages clean. All maps present; 1 folding. There is a previous owners signature pencilled on the first blank; that of Capt. Geo. F. Carpenter, who appears to have been a ships captain sailing in South American areas. ; #44004 - AVAILABLE $$40.00

 

148) Welzl, Jan; translated by Paul Selver; Thirty Years in the Golden North 1932; New York; The MacMillan Company; Hardcover; 1st US Edition; 336; Very Good+; Very Good-; Spine extremities very lightly bumped. Bit of sunning at board edges. Else binding quite clean. Small water spot on page topstain. Else pages clean. DJ chipped at spine extremities and tips of corners; clear tape has been applied on the inner DJ over these areas. Spine somewhat sun-darkened, and a bit of light edgewear & surface rubbing to DJ. Else the DJ is fairly clean. ; #44135 - AVAILABLE $$18.00

 

149) Whitney, Caspar; On Snow-Shoes to the Barren Grounds: Twenty-Eight Hundred Miles After Musk-Oxen and Wood-Bison 1896; New York; Harper & Brothers; Hardcover; 1st Edition; 324; Good; No Dust Jacket; SD. NAP. Spine extremities and tips of corners bumped, with some wear. Some spine lean; spine a bit sunned. Mottling/spotting to boards, with a stain on the front board at the top corner. Front hinge starting. Small bookplate on front pastedown. First and last few pages foxed. Else pages clean.; #44005 - SOLD $$40.00

 

150) Whymper, Frederick; Travel and Adventure in the Territory of Alaska: Formerly Russian America - Now Ceded to the United States - and in Various Other Parts of the North Pacific 1869; New York; Harper & Brothers; Hardcover; 353; Fair; No Dust Jacket; Fair condition only. Ex-Library copy; with typical markings - label at spine tail, a pocket and a library bookplate. Edgewear. A fair amount of surface rubbing. Page edges stained / age-darkened. Some staining, foxing to pages. The map is missing. ; #44036 - SOLD $$30.00

 

151) Woollacott, Arthur P. ; Mackenzie and His Voyageurs: By Canoe to the Arctic and the Pacific 1789-93 1927; J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd.; Hardcover; 8.1 x 5.5 Inches; 237; Good; No Dust Jacket; Staining at the top of the spine and the top 1-1/2" of the front board. Some surface rubbing. Spine a bit sunned. Previous owners name inked on front pastedown. Some foxing/freckling to endpapers and page edges. Page top edges stained. Else pages clean. No dustjacket. ; #43824 - SOLD $$15.00

 

152) Wyeth, Nathaniel J. ; The Journals of Captain Nathaniel J. Wyeth, with the Wyeth Monograph on Pacific Northwest Indians Appended 1969; Fairfield, WA; Ye Galleon Press; Hardcover; Limited Edition; 131; Very Good+; No Dust Jacket; Limited edition, #241 of 424. Tiny, fairly faint scuff on top portion of front board. Else binding clean. Pages clean. ; #47114 - AVAILABLE $$100.00