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A Life of John Davis, The Navigator, 1550 - 1605, Discoverer of Davis Straits

By: Markham, Clements R.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, George Philip & Son: 1889

Seller ID: 53519

Condition: Good


301 pages, plus 10 pages ads. Brown cloth with black & gilt. Ex-library copy, with minimal markings: remains of bookplate on the front and rear pastedowns, and inkstamp on the half-title page & rear flyleaf. Corners bumped, with some light rubbing. Spine extremities lightly bumped, with a couple short tears in the cloth. Else binding clean. Very slight spine lean. Missing front flyleaf. Some smudging to the half-title page. Else pages clean. View more info

Expeditions into the Valley of the Amazons, 1539, 1540, 1639

By: Markham, Clements R. (ed)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Burt Franklin: N.D.

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 46851


Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Library label on front board and a bit of label residue on the spine tail. Just a bit of light rubbing at the tips of the corners. Else binding clean. One sentence underlined on one page. Else pages are clean, but for library markings. Fold-out map. No dustjacket. ; 190 pages; Ex-Library View more info

Vancouver's Discovery of Puget Sound

By: Meany, Edmond S.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Portland, OR, Bindfords & Mort: 1942

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 43960

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


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. ; 344 pages View more info

The Tattooed Man

By: Meredith, J. C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Duell, Sloan & Pearce: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 50144

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Lower front corner is lightly bumped. Pages clean. DJ spine extremities and corners are rubbed. Staining, surface rubbing to rear DJ. ; 90 pages View more info

Finding the North Pole: Dr. Cook's own Story of his Discovery, April 21, 1908; The Story of Commander Peary's Discovery, April 6, 1909 Together with The Marvelous Record of Former Arctic Expeditions

By: Morris, Charles (editor)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: W. E. Scull: 1909

Seller ID: 58560

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Hardcover with no dust jacket. Recased in green cloth and red leather decorative spine. A handsome copy with light rubbing and wear to the corners and spine extremeties. There is a 1/2" tear to the spine heel leather. Gilt on spine is slightly rubbed. Page edges are marbled but lightly faded. Some pages have small, light dime-sized spots. ; Vol. 24A; 9-1/4 x 7"; 448 pages View more info

Lake Michigan And The French Explorers

By: Morton, Edward Payson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, Ainsworth & Company: 1914

Seller ID: 49007

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Bit of light bumping to spine head. Very slight spine twist. Else binding and pages are clean. ; 104 pages View more info

In South Central Africa

By: Moubray, John M.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, Negro Universities Press: 1969

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 41429


Facsimile reprint. Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. 2 library labels on the front board. Else binding quite clean. Pages clean, but for library markings. ; B&W Photographs; 198 pages; Ex-Library View more info

Guinea Journals: Journeys into Guinea - Conarky During the Sierra Leone Phase, 1800 - 1821

By: Mouser, Bruce L. (ed)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: University Press of America: 1979

Seller ID: 41508


Softcover. Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. 2 library labels on the front cover. A bit of light rubbed surface soil. Corners just a bit bumped. Pages clean, but for library markings. ; 280 pages; Ex-Library View more info

The Cruise of the Corwin Journal of the Arctic Expedition of 1881 in search of De Long and the Jeanette

By: Muir, John

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Co.: 1917

Seller ID: 56778

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Front hinge cracked. Slight spine lean. Some bumping and rubbing on spine extremities and board corners, with an 1/8" tear in the cloth at the spine tail. Fairly faint staining on spine. Bit of age-darkening on endpapers and page edges. Else pages clean. ; B&W Illustrations; 279 pages View more info

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

By: Murray, W. H. H.

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Boston, Cupples and Hurd: 1888

Seller ID: 44006

Condition: Very Good with 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. ; B&W Illustrations View more info

Fram Over Polhavet: Den Norske Polarfaerd 1893 - 1896 (Volume 1 only)

By: Nansen, Fridtjof

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Kristiania, H. Aschehoug & Co.: 1897

Seller ID: 48354


Volume 1 only. Green cloth with gilt. Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Library label on front board and on spine tail. Wear at the spine extremities and tips of corners. Some shelfwear at bottom edges. A bit of light surface rubbing. Frontis starting to loosen at bottom. Page edges age-darkened. Else pages clean, but for library markings; no foxing. Two folding maps at rear. Both maps are clean; one has a short closed tear at a fold edge, just touching the border of the map. Text in Norwegian. ; 526 pages; Ex-Library View more info

Amundsen: The Splendid Norseman

By: Partridge, Bellamy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Stokes Company: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 51335


Ex-Library copy; with typical markings. Library re-binding in blue buckram. Library label on front board and on spine tail. Spine a bit sunned, lightly rubbed. Pages clean, but for library markings. No DJ. ; 276 pages; Ex-Library View more info

Narrative of the Coronado Expedition

By: Pedro de Castaneda of Najera (edited by John Miller Morris)

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Lakeside Press: 2002

Seller ID: 26430

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Couple small spots to front board; else binding very clean. Remainder mark across page fore-edges; else pages clean. Text in both English and Spanish. ; 7 x 4-1/2"; 421 pages View more info

Explorers House National Geographic and the World It Made

By: Poole, Robert M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Penguin Press: 2004

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 38583

ISBN: 1594200327

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Hardcover. Signed by author on title page. Very light bumping to spine extremities. Else binding clean. Inked date and small stars on front flyleaf. Previous owner's blindstamp on title page. Else pages clean. DJ sunned along flap folds. Else DJ clean. ; B&W Photographs; 9.5 x 6.25"; 357 pages; Signed by Author View more info

To the Arctic with the Mounties

By: Robertson, Douglas S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, The Macmillan Company of Canada: 1934

Seller ID: 44132

Condition: Very Good with 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. ; B&W Photographs; 309 pages View more info

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

By: Ryssell, Frank

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canadiana House: 1970

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 44016

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Binding clean. Pages clean. ; 31 pages View more info

Portraits From the Age of Exploration: Selections from Andre Thevet's Les vrais pourtaits et vies des hommes illustres

By: Schlesinger, Roger (Ed. )

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Urbana, University of Illinois Press: 1993

Seller ID: 37186

ISBN: 0252019431

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Binding clean. Previous owner's name inked on front flyleaf. Else pages clean. Very light rubbing to DJ spine extremities and fold corners. Else DJ clean. ; B&W Illustrations; 159 pages View more info

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

By: Schoolcraft, Henry R.

Price: $48.00

Publisher: The Michigan State College Press: 1953

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 43958

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


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. ; 520 pages View more info

Bird Woman (Sacajawea): The Guide of Lewis and Clark

By: Schultz, James Willard

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 47159

Condition: Good with 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. View more info

The Arctic Prairies A Canoe - Journey of 2, 000 Miles in Search of the Caribou Being the Account of a Voyage to the Region North of Aylmer Lake

By: Seton, Ernest Thompson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, International University Press: 1943

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 20818

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


Front hinge starting; somewhat shaken. Light bumping to spine extremities and bottom corners. Some chipping, short tears along edges of DJ. Else DJ quite clean. ; B&W Illustrations; 308 pages View more info