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La Verendrye: Fur Trader and Explorer

By: Crouse, Nellis M.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Cornell University Press: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 43976

Condition: Very Good with 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. ; 247 pages View more info

A Voyage to the North Pacific

By: D'Wolf, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Fairfield, WA, Ye Galleon Press: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 43957

Condition: 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. ; 147 pages View more info

Travels in North America in the years 1780, 1781 and 1782 (2 Vol set)

By: de Chestellux, Marquis; and Howard C. Rice, Jr. (translator)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University of North Carolina Press: 1963

Seller ID: 58049

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


2 volume Hardcover set, in Fair slipcase. No dust jackets. (Revised Translation) Spines are sunned, but gilt lettering mostly unaffected. Light scuffs and surface rubbing to boards. Spine extremeties are lightly bumped. Edge of pg. 247 of Vol 1 is torn. Corners of several pages of Vol. 2 folded over. Slipcase has surface rubbing and several abrasions. Edges of slipcase are torn, with somee surface rubbing; and corners are bumped. Faint price of $4.00 visible on slipcase ... View more info

Book of the Knowledge: of All the Kingdoms, Lands, and Lordships that are in the World, and the Arms and Devices of Each Land and Lordship, or of the Kings and Lords who Possess Them (Second Series, No. XXIX)

By: de la Espada, Marcos Jimenez; translated by Clements Markham

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Krause Reprint Limited: 1967

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 46847


Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. 2 library labels on the front board. Spine very slightly sunned. Else binding clean. Pages clean, but for library markings. No dustjacket. ; 83 pages; Ex-Library View more info

A Journey to California: The Letters of Thaddeus Dean, 1852

By: Dean, Thaddeus; edited by Katharine Dean Wheeler

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Tampa, FL, American Studies Press: 1979

Seller ID: 44080

Condition: Good with 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. ; 26 pages View more info

Life and Voyages of Louis Jolliet (1645 -1700)

By: Delanglez, Jean

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Chicago, Institute of Jesuit History: 1948

Seller ID: 43827

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Some bumping at the corners, and just a trace at the spine extremities. Else binding clean. Pages clean. No dustjacket. ; 289 pages View more info

Tigers, Gold, and Witch-Doctors

By: Digby, Bassett

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & Company: 1928

Seller ID: 35612

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


NAP. Likely 1st U. S. Edition. Wear, short tears at spine head. Corners a bit bumped, rubbed. Tiny speckled soil to boards. Some spine lean. Spine gilt faded away. Outer 2/3 of page 13 torn out; piece present with all text, but needs to be repaired. Page edges age-darkened. Some freckling to endpapers and pages. Inked previous owners gift inscription on front flyleaf. ; B&W Photographs; 341 pages View more info

The Frozen Land: The Story of North Polar Expeditions with Nordenskiold, Nares, Greely, De Long, Nansen and Jackson-Harmsworth

By: Douglas, M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, DeWolfe, Fiske & Company: N.D.

Seller ID: 44220

Condition: Good+ with 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. ; Color and B&W plates; 176 pages View more info

John Rutherford The White Chief: A Story of Adventure in New Zealand

By: Drummond, James (ed)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Whitcombe and Tombs Limited:

Seller ID: 21961

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


ND; ca 1920. Green cloth with gilt lettering. Binding quite clean. Bottom corners bumped, and some light bumping to spine extremities. Boards bowed outward a bit at fore-edges. Page tops dusty. Inked owners inscription on ffep; dated 1920. Some light foxing to endpapers, and page fore-edges somewhat freckled. Else pages quite clean; unmarked. Nice copy.; B&W Illustrations; 7-1/2 x 5"; 234 pages View more info

Three Visits to Madagascar During the Years 1853 - 1854 - 1856, Including A Journey to the Capital; with Notices of the Natural History of the Country and of the Present Civilization of the People

By: Ellis, William

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1859

Seller ID: 41425


514 pages, plus 2 page ads. Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Library rebinding in green buckram. Library label on front board and a faint label ghost on spine tail. A few tiny spots of soil on the rear board. Else binding clean. A bit of foxing to a few pages. Pages somewhat age-toned. Else pages clean, but for library markings. ; Ex-Library View more info

Narrative of Two Voyages to the River Sierra Leone; During the Years 1791 - 1793

By: Falconbridge, A. M.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Frank Cass & Co.: 1967

Seller ID: 24501

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Facsimile Reprint. Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. From the Cass Library of African Studies. Spine extremities and corners lightly bumped, rubbed. Some sunning. Library stickers on front board. ; 287 pages; Ex-Lib View more info

Arctic Harpooner: A Voyage on the Schooner Abbie Bradford 1878-1879

By: Ferguson, Robert; edited by Leslie Dalrymple Stair

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press: 1938

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 44131

Condition: Fair with 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. ; B&W Illustrations; 216 pages View more info

Prairie and Mountain Sketches

By: Field, Matthew C.; edited by Kate L. Gregg and John Francis McDermott; collected by Clyde and Mae Reed Porter

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 44124

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


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. ; 239 pages View more info

Musk, Hashish and Blood

By: France, Hector

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Falstaff Press: 1900

Seller ID: 44023

Condition: Very Good- with 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. ; 447 pages View more info

The Letters and Journals of Simon Fraser, 1806 - 1808

By: Fraser, Simon; edited by W. Kaye Lamb

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Macmillan Company of Canada: 1966

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 43951

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


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. ; 292 pages View more info

Waterways of Westward Wandering: Small Boat Voyages Down the Ohio, Missouri and Mississippi

By: Freeman, Lewis R.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co: 1927

Seller ID: 49179

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Light bumping to spine extremities and front top corner. Spine extremities and tips of corners are rubbed. Some surface scratching on upper portion of front board. Previous owner's name on front pastedown; gift inscription on front flyleaf. Some soil to page top edges. Else pages clean. ; B&W Photographs; 368 pages View more info

The Pacific Basin: A History of Its Geographical Exploration

By: Friis, Herman R. (ed)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, American Geographical Society: 1967

Seller ID: 35810

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Just a bit of light bumping to spine extremities and bottom corner of rear board. Several tiny black spots to rear board. Previous owner's name stamp on front end paper. Else pages clean. ; B&W Illustrations & Maps; 457 pages View more info

Note on General Ashley, The Overland Trail and South Pass

By: Frost, Donald McKay

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Barre, MA, Barre Gazette: 1960

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 43907

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


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. ; 149 pages View more info

The Diary of Nicholas Garry, Deputy-Governor of the Hudson's Bay Company A detailed narrative of his travels in the Northwest Territories of British North America in 1821

By: Garry, Francis N. A. ; & W. J. Noxon

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canadiana House: 1973

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 49606

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Limited Edition: #27 of 150 copies. Light bumping on spine extremities and board corners. A few small stains on rear board. Else binding clean. Pages clean. ; B&W Illustrations & maps; 9.5 x 7.25"; 138 pages View more info

Voyages and Adventures of La Perouse (from the fourteenth edition of the F. Valentin abridgment, Tours, 1875)

By: Gassner, Julius S. (translator)

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Honolulu, University of Hawai`i Press: 1969

Seller ID: 25089

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Ex-Library copy; With typical markings. Library label remains on front board. Some wear to tips of top corners, and some light soil to front board. ; B&W Illustrations; 10 x 7-1/4"; 161 pages; Ex-Lib View more info