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Burnaby's Travels Through North America

By: N/A

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, A. Wessels Co.: 1904

Seller ID: 16773

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Same date. "Reprinted from the thitd edition of 1798". Ex-lib with normal markins. Spine sunlightened. Call number painted on spine. Chipping to head of spine (obliterates protion of word "travels"). Board corners rubbed through cloth at tips. Some scratching to boards. No dj.; Ex-Library View more info

History of the Expedition of Captains Lewis and Clark 1804-5-6 (Reprinted from the edition of 1814) (2 volume set)

By: N/A

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Chicago, A. C. Mcclurg & Co.: 1924

Seller ID: 34136

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Two volume set. Ex-Library copies; with typical markings. Library rebinding in brown buckram. Library label on front board and label residue on spine tail of each volume. Black bar across lower spine of each volume. Bindings quite rubbed. Spine gilt faded, but still faintly readable. Map missing at page 124 of V1. All other maps present. Small hole in title page of V1; over "PED" of "Expedition". Frontis tissues torn. Pages somewhat age-toned. ; Ex-Librar... View more info

The Verendrye Overland Quest to the Pacific

By: N/A

Price: $24.00

Publisher: The Great Northern Railway: N.D.

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 43826

Condition: Very Good with 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. ; 64 pages View more info

The Explorations of Pierre Esprit Radisson

By: Adams, Arthur T. (ed)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, Ross & Haines, Inc.: 1961

Seller ID: 44075

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


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. View more info

"Up the Missouri"; Stirring Adventures with Lewis and Clarke

By: Allen, Paul

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Akron, OH, The Superior Printing Company: 1915

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 42707

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Light rubbing, light bumping at spine extremities and tips of corners. Light rubbing along spine edges. Spine slightly sun-darkened. Small (1/4") stain at bottom edge of front board. A bit of light rubbed soil to boards. Erasure on front pastedown. Else pages a bit age-toned, but clean. ; 7-1/4 x 4-1/2"; 190 pages View more info

The St. Joseph - Kankakee Portage: Its Location and Use by Marquette, La Salle and the French Voyageurs

By: Baker, George A.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: South Bend, IN, Northern Indiana Historical Society: 1958

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 43962

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Stapled wraps. Just a bit of very light rubbing to covers. Else clean. ; 47 pages View more info

Autobiography of John Ball, Member of the Wyeth Expedition to the Pacific Northwest, 1832; and Pioneer in the Old Northwest

By: Ball, John; Kate Ball Powers; Flora Ball Hopkins; & Lucy Ball

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Glendale, CA, The Arthur H. Clark Company: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 47117

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


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. ; 231 pages View more info

Equatorial America

By: Ballou, Maturin M.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1892

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16783

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Same date, NAP. Blue cloth with gilt lettering. Light bumping to spine extremeties. Board corners rubbed at tips. Hinges cracked. No DJ. View more info

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")

By: Bancroft, Hubert Howe

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Arno Press / McGraw-Hill: 1967

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 44072

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Bindings very clean; gilt bright. A bit of light smudging at the page edges. Else pages clean. No dustjackets. View more info

La Salle in the Valley of the St. Joseph: An Historical Fragment

By: Bartlett, Charles H.; and Richard H. Lyon

Price: $35.00

Publisher: South Bend, IN, Tribune Printing Company: 1899

Seller ID: 43977

Condition: Very Good- with 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. ; 118 pages View more info

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...

By: Blanchet; et al

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Oregon Historical Society: 1956

Seller ID: 44012

Condition: Very Good+ with 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. View more info

The Men and the Mountain: Fremont's Fourth Expedition

By: Brandon, William

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Greenwood Press: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 45519

ISBN: 0837158737

Condition: with no dust jacket


Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Library label on front board and on spine tail. Just a bit of bumping at the spine tail. Else binding quite clean. Pages clean, but for library markings. No dustjacket. ; 337 pages; Ex-Library View more info

The Wild Northland: Being the story of a winter journey, with dogs, across Northern North America

By: Butler, William Francis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Allerton Book Co.: 1922

Seller ID: 44033

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


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. View more info

History of Brule's discoveries and explorations, 1610-1626;

By: Butterfield, Consul Willshire

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI, Black Letter Press: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 43904

ISBN: 0912382139

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Facsimile reprint. Softcover. A bit of light bumping at tips of corners. Else covers clean. Pages clean. ; 184 pages View more info

Exploration of Lake Superior: The Voyages of Radisson and Groseilliers (Parkman Club Publication No. 2)

By: Campbell, Henry Colin

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Milwaukee, WI, Parkman Club: 1896

Seller ID: 51209

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Softcover; stapled wraps. Approximately 19 page pamphlet; pages numbered 18 - 35. Covers quite edgeworn chipped. Covers sunned. Long tear on front cover. Some edgewear to pages, with age-darkening at edges. Else pages clean. View more info

Pioneer Laymen of North America (2 volume set)

By: Campbell, T. J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, The America Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 49195

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


NAP. Two volume set. Front hinge of V1 weak. Bit of bumping at spine extremities and corners. Couple light surface scratches on the boards of V1. Else binding clean; gilt bright. Pages clean. View more info

Pioneer Priests Of North America (3 Volume Set)

By: Campbell, T. J.

Price: $42.00

Publisher: New York, The America Press: 1914

Seller ID: 49196


Three volume set. Ex-Library copies; with typical markings. Black painted bar, with library numbers across the spine tail of each volume. V1: 1913. V2: 1914. V3: 1911. Some wear at tips of corners and spine extremities. Surface rubbing, some staining. Front hinge cracked in V1 and V3. Page edges age-darkened. Else pages clean, but for library markings. No dustjackets. ; Ex-Library View more info

Captain Cartwright and His Labrador Journal

By: Cartwright, George; edited by Charles Wendell Townsend; introduction by Wilfred T. Grenfell

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, Dana Estes & Company: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 44073

Condition: Very Good- with 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... View more info

Early Voyages Up and Down the Mississippi

By: Cavelier, St. Cosme, Le Sueur, Gravier, and Guignas; edited by John Gilmary Shea

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Albany, NY, Joseph McDonough: 1902

Seller ID: 44113

Condition: with 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. ; 191 pages; Ex-Library View more info

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

By: Chappell, Edward

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Toronto, Coles Publishing Company: 1970

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 43945

Condition: Very Good- with 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. ; 279 pages View more info