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Voyage from New South Wales to Canton, in the Year 1788, with Views of the Islands Discovered

By: Gilbert, Thomas

Price: $18.00

Publisher: N. Israel / Da Capo Press: 1968

Seller ID: 25018

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Facsimile Reprint. 85 pages, plus 4 fold out B&W illustrations. Light bumping at head of spine. Library labels on front board. Two of the foldouts are creased where improperly folded. One has some chipping and sunning at outer folded edge. Rear endpapers have some smearing from when library discard stamp applied to page edges. Blind stamp on title page. Else pages clean. ; 10 x 8"; Ex-Lib View more info

Adrift on an Ice-Pan

By: Grenfell, Wilfred Thomason

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1909

Seller ID: 44186

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


NAP. Light surface rubbing. A bit of bumping at extremities. Else binding clean. VERY slight spine twist. Pages clean. ; B&W Photographs; 69 pages View more info

The Black Journey: Across Central Africa with the Citroen Expedition

By: Haardt, Georges-Marie; and Louis Audouin-Dubreuil

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Cosmopolitan Book Corporation: 1927

Seller ID: 45373

Condition: with no dust jacket


Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Library label on front board and on spine tail. Light bumping, rubbing at spine extremities and corners. Spine a bit sunned. Front hinge split. Previous owners bookplate on front pastedown. Endpapers and page edges age-toned. Else pages clean, but for library markings. No dustjacket. ; 316 pages; Ex-Library View more info

The Snake Country Expedition of 1830-1831: John Work's Field Journal

By: Haines, Francis D., Jr. (ed)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 44018

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Very clean. ; 172 pages View more info

Marquette's Explorations: The Narratives Reexamined

By: Hamilton, Raphael N.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The University of Wisconsin Press: 1970

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 49194

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Signed, inscribed "Best Wishes" and dated 1971 by the author. Also laid-in is a typed, letter from the author; signed Ralph (or Raeph? ). The letter, on the letterhead of Marquette University, is in appreciation for a stipend sent to cover expenses for a talk given in Madison, WI. Binding very clean. Gilt bright. DJ spine slightly sun-darkened. Bit of rubbing along the DJ flap folds, and just a bit on the DJ rear panel. Else DJ clean. ; 275 pages; Signed by Autho... View more info

Stefansson: Prophet of the North

By: Hanson, Earl Parker

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39424

Condition: Very Good- in Good dust jacket


Hardcover. Light bumping and rubbing to spine extremities. A few small stains on rear board. Else binding clean. Heavy pencil inscription (partially erased) on front flyleaf. Very faint dampstaining to bottom corners of pages. Bit of rubbed soil to page tops. Else pages clean. 2" tear and chip to bottom corner of rear DJ panel. Dampstaining to bottom DJ corners and edge. Light rubbing, with some tiny tears, to DJ edges. DJ spine and portion of front panel sunned. Som... View more info

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

By: Harmon, Daniel Williams

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, A. S. Barnes and Company: 1903

Seller ID: 43954


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. ; 382 pages View more info

Narrative Of The Expedition Of An American Squadron To The China Seas And Japan; Performed In The Years 1852, 1853, And 1854 Under the Command of Commodore M. C. Perry, United States Navy

By: Hawks, Francis L.

Price: $450.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Company: 1856

Seller ID: 20741

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


First single-volume edition. Has been been rebound at one time in brown cloth, with the original board cloth laid onto boards. Gilt lettering on spine. All 11 maps are present, and in quite good condition. I count 77 full page plates. This is an Ex-Library copy, with the only marking being a small (3 x 2") reference library bookplate on fep, a penciled number on the copyright page, and a number stamp on the first page of the preface. Binding is fairly clean, with som... View more info

On the Headwaters of Peace River: A Narrative of a Thousand-Mile Canoe Trip to a Little-Known Range of the Canadian Rockies

By: Haworth, Paul Leland

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 44078

Condition: Fair with 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. ; B&W Photographs; 295 pages View more info

On The Headwaters Of Peace River: A Narrative Of A Thousand-mile Canoe Trip To A Little-known Range Of The Canadian Rockies

By: Haworth, Paul Leland

Price: $60.00

Publisher: South Carolina, The Premier Press: 1996

Seller ID: 58287

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Hardcover with no dust jacket. Limited Edition. #266 of 3,000 copies. Only flaws appear to be a couple very small, light scratches to the gilt page edges. Handsome black boards with raised bands on the spine. Faux marble endpapers and a ribbon place marker. Part of The Premier Collection. ; Vol. 23D; B&W Photographs; 9-1/4 x 6"; 295 pages View more info

Toughing It Out The Adventures of a Polar Explorer and Mountaineer

By: Hempleman-Adams, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Orion Books: 1997

Edition: NAP

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 55498

ISBN: 0752811576

Condition: Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket


Signed, with a general inscription, on title page. Tiny tear at spine head. Slight spine twist. Else binding clean. Page edges slightly yellowed. Else pages clean. Very light bumping on top DJ edge. Tiny closed tear on DJ spine head. Very light rubbing on DJ fold corners. Else DJ clean & bright. ; Color Photographs; 263 pages; Signed by Author View more info

From the Volga to the Yukon: The Story of the Russian March to Alaska and California, paralleling our own Westward Trek to the Pacific

By: Henderson, Daniel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Hastings House: 1945

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 43998

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


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. ; 256 pages View more info

Father Louis Hennepin's Description of Louisiana: Newly Discovered to the Southwest of New France by Order of the King

By: Hennepin, Louis; translated by Marion E. Cross

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Minnesota Society of the Colonial Dames of America: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 44000

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


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. ; 190 pages View more info

Trekking the Great Thirst: Travel and Sport in the Kalahari Desert

By: Hodson, Arnold W.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Johannesburg, Africana Book Society: 1977

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 41525


Facsimile reprint; "Africana Reprint Library Volume Twelve". Four fold-out maps. Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Library label residue on the spine tail. Couple tiny, faint spots on the rear board. Else binding quite clean. VERY slight spine twist. Pages clean, but for library markings. No dustjacket. ; 359 pages; Ex-Library View more info

A Winter in the Far West (Volume 2)

By: Hoffman, C. F.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1835

Seller ID: 50755


Volume 2 only. Ex-Library copy; with minimal markings. "British Library" stamped on spine; no other library markings. Leather backed & leather at tips of corners. Binding rubbed, worn. Bottom of rear board stained. Hinges cracked. Missing the flyleaves, and any pages prior to the title page and after the last page of text. Rear pastedown and bottom margin of last page stained; not affecting text. Some staining to the page edges. ; 340 pages; Ex-Library View more info

The Last Voyage of Capt. Sir John Ross, R. N. Knt. to the Arctic Regions; for the Discovery of a North West Passage; Performed in the Years 1829-30-31-32 and 33...

By: Huish, Robert

Price: $240.00

Publisher: London, John Saunders: 1835

Seller ID: 53427


716 pages, plus plates. Two title pages; one engraved. Six plates at rear, frontis, and 1 map. There is no folding table. There is an appendix, but no supplement. Marbled leather. The book has been professionally repaired at some time in the past; the front board has been re-attached, and there are repairs to the spine head. Wear at the corners. The rear outer hinge is delicate, worn with some cracking, and 1/2" tear at the spine tail. Some wear along the spine. Some... View more info

The Overland Diary of Wilson Price Hunt

By: Hunt, Wilson Price; translated and edited by Hoyt C. Franchere

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Ashland, OR, The Oregon Book Society: 1973

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 44115

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


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. ; 67 pages View more info

Sailers, Whalers & Steamers: Ships That Opened the West

By: Hurd, Edith Thacher

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Menlo Park, Lane Book Company: 1964

Seller ID: 15634

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Light rubbing to extremeties of spine and to tips of cover corners. Crease in top rear cover. Previous owner's name inked on page bottoms.; 10.5 x 8.5" View more info

Ten Years' Wanderings Among the Ethiopians: With Sketches of the Manners and Customs of the Civilised and Uncivilised Tribes, from Senegal to Gaboon

By: Hutchinson, Thomas J.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Frank Cass & Co.: 1967

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 41537


Facsimile reprint. Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Library label on front board and on spine tail. Some sun-fading to spine (spine gilt appears unaffected). Also some sunning along upper edge of front board. A bit of light soil to rear board. Light rubbing at extremities. Pages clean, but for library markings. No dustjacket. ; 329 pages; Ex-Library View more info

American Voyageur: The Journal of David Bates Douglass

By: Jackman, Sydney W.; and John F. Freeman (eds)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Marquette, MI, Northern Michigan University Press: 1969

Edition: NAP

Seller ID: 50017

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


SD. Previous owner's name on front flyleaf. Age-toning to the front endpapers. Else binding and pages are clean. Light bumping to DJ spine head. Light rubbing to DJ spine extremities and corners. Some light soiling to front DJ. Light surface rubbing to DJ. ; 128 pages View more info