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Geographical Review, January 1934. Vol. XXIV No. 1. Vol. 24.

By: N/A

Price: $58.00

Publisher: New York, The American Geographical Society of New York: 1934

Seller ID: 1661


Printer Wrapper. Nearly Very Good. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. p. 1- 176. Some articles: Long Beach earthquake; A recent survey in Little Tibet (40 pages, several b/w illustrations and a large coloured map of the Eastern Karakoram); white settlement in Saba Island, Dutch West Indies; the population of the Malay Peninsula; Murray River basin; An Eskimo discovery of an island North of Alaska; Discovery of a new sketch of Cape Hudson in the Antarctic;... View more info

Annales Maritimes et Coloniales. Recueil De Lois et Ordonnances Royales, Reglement et Decicions Ministielles, Memoires, Observations et Notices Particulieres, et Generalement De Tout Ce Qui Peut Interesser La Marine et Les Colonies [.] II.e Annee, 1826.

By: N/A

Price: $260.00

Publisher: Paris, Le Ministere De La Marine et Des Colonies: 1826

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1947


Printer Wrapper. Good-. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 1.re Partie Annee 1826 - Juillet et Aout. p. 589-636; Annee 1826. - II.e Partie. - Tome 2. 216 pages. One large folding map (54x37cm) showing Cape Horn, Tierra del Fuego, the Falkland Islands and the South Shetland Islands which had only recently been discovered. Two parts of the volume for 1826 bound together. Paper spine partially perished, needs rebinding, untrimmed, old stamp and numbers on f... View more info

The New Zealand Antarctic Research Programme for 1971-72. Scott Base.

By: N/A

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Wellington:, Government Printer: 1970

Seller ID: 2278


Stapled Card Covers. Very Good. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 12 pages, 4 b/w photos, 3 maps. Published in small numbers to prepare staff for a season at New Zealand's Scott Base on Ross Island. View more info

Supplement 1911 Relating to the Alaska and Bering Sea Pilot, Second Edition 1908. (corrected to April, 1911)

By: N/A

Price: $110.00

Publisher: London, Hydrographic Office, Admiralty: 1911

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 3114


Hard Cover. Very Good. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 39 pages. From the General Assembly Library New Zealand with nice gilt library stamps. Bound in a cloth binding with leather spine. Mentions wireless telegraph stations. View more info

Report on Education of the Natives of Alaska and the Reindeer Service, 1910-11; Rules and Regulations Regarding the Alaska School Service for the Natives of Alaska.

By: N/A

Price: $160.00

Publisher: Washington, United States Bureau of Education: 1912

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 3115


Hard Cover. Very Good. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 91 and 32 pages, large coloured, folding map showing public schools for natives and reindeer stations. Contains detailed reports from the schools at Barrow, Wainwright, Diomede Island, Igloo, Togiak, Sitka, Kake; also situation in the Bristol bay district and an account of the wreck of the Schooner F.S. Redfield. The school reports also contain information about the Indian and Eskimo settlements. View more info

Report of the Circumnavigation Committee of the Royal Society on the Request of the British Admiralty for Suggestions Relative to the Scientific Work of the Proposed Expedition of Her Britannic Majesty's Ship "Challenger" Round the World.

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Washington, Bureau of Navigation. Navy Department: 1872

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3141


15 pages, published as No.4 in the "Navy Scientific Papers" series. View more info

Antarctic. A News Bulletin. Vol. I No. 9. March 1958.

By: N/A

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Wellington, New Zealand Antarctic Society: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3457


p. 213-252. Cover illustration showing Sir Edmund Hillary and Dr. Vivian Fuchs at depot 700, 700 miles south of Scott Base. One map showing Ross Dependency. This issue has an article on the successful crossing of Antarctica by the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition. On the front cover are the names Mr Quartermain and Dr Robert Falla written in pen. Might be in L B Quartermain's handwriting. View more info

U.S. Antarctic Research Program. Personnel Manual.

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, National Science Foundation: 1984

Seller ID: 4168


1984 edition. 86 pages, a few maps. Institution stamp on front cover and on eother page. View more info

China's Antarctic Scientific Exploration.

By: N/A

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Beijing, China Ocean Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5368


119 pages, many colour photos. View more info

Alaskan Boundary Tribunal. United States Atlas. Maps and Charts accompanying the Case and Counter Case of the Unites States.

By: N/A

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5092


Senate Documents Vol. 21, Pt. 1. 58th congress, 2d session 1903-04. 47 maps, some double page, many in colour. Spine worn with pieces missing, rear board deatched, front board almost detached. Ex-General Assembly Library New Zealand. Wonderful large reproductions of historic maps of Alaska, from Vancouver to Russian, British and American maps. View more info

Photo Print of the Mackellar Islets Viewed from an Elevation of 800 Feet of the Mainland.

By: N/A

Price: $200.00

Seller ID: 5753


size: 13x 18cm, Douglas mawson is standing in the foreground. See Home of the Blizzard p. 202-203. View more info

Original Photo Print of Memorial Cross for Lieut. B.E.S. Ninnis Abd Dr. X. Mertz Raised at Cape Denison.

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Seller ID: 5752


10.5 x 8.5 cm. Various numbers and one date on back "14 March 1982" but the photo looks clearly older. The cross was erected by Douglas mawson in 1913 and the photo probably dates from that time. View more info

Original Photo Print of Grave of Robert Brissenden, Stoker Petty Officer R.N. Of the British Antarctic 1910.

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Seller ID: 5754


apparently taken in 1970 at French Pass, Marlborough Sounds, New Zealand View more info

The Polar Record. 1951-1969.

By: N/A

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Scott Polar Research Institute:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5784


Volumes 6-9 (1931-1959), volume 11 (1962-63), volumes 13-14 (1966-1969). Altogether 61 issues bound in 7 tomes, nos. 41-63, 70-75, 82-93. On 4 spines there is a institutional stamp printed in gilt, the other three volumes are in similar bindings. If you require only some of these volumes please inquire. View more info

Antarctic. A News Bulletin. [Vol 2: 3,4,5,7; Vol 3: 2,4,5,6,7,8,9,11,12] 1959- 1964

By: N/A

Price: $140.00

Publisher: Wellington, New Zealand Antarctic Society:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5839


broken run of 13 copies. 24-48 pages per copy. If you require part of this run please contact us. View more info

Antarctica: The Ross Sea Region.

By: N/A

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Wellington, DSIR Publishing: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6000


287 pages, many colour and b/w illustrations and maps. Includes the Dry Valleys, Ross island, historic expeditions, Mount Erebus, life in the Ross Sea, McMurdo Station, Scott Base etc. View more info

The Antarctic Pilot: Comprising the Coasts of Antarctica and All Islands Southward of the Usual Route of Vessels.

By: N/A

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, Hydrographic Department, Admiralty: 1948

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 6339


xlii, 370 pages, many charts, b/w photos and coastal drawings. View more info

Voyages and Adventures of Jack Halliard, with Captain Morrell.

By: N/A

Price: $575.00

Publisher: Boston and Cincinnati, Russell, Odiorne: 1833

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008348


142 pages, frontispiece, illustrated title page, 16 other illustrations. Front cover detached, wear to covers and spine. This is the first edition from 1833. There was a second edition in 1834. Based on Captain Benjamin Morrell's 'Narrative of Four Voyages', which was published in 1832. The book covers voyages in the Antarctic, Falkland Islands, South Shetland Islands, Patagonia, Chile, Subantarctic, Valparaiso, Massacre islands (Carteret Islands), etc. View more info

'THIS WONDERFUL VOLCANO OF WATER'. Sir Joseph Banks Explorer and Protector of Iceland 1772-1820. Hakluyt Society Lecture 2004.

By: Agnarsdottir, Anna

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Hakluyt: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5842


31 pages, 9 b/w illustrations. View more info

The Arctic and Antarctic, Their Division into Geobotanical Areas.

By: Aleksandrova, V. D.

Price: $44.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4663


ix, 247 pages, 22 maps and diagrams. One small library stamp on half-title page but no other markings. View more info