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Farther North than Nansen bein The Voyage of the Polar Star

By: Abruzzi, H.R.H. The Duke of the

Price: £450.00

Publisher: Howard Wilford Bell: 1901

Seller ID: 59415

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 97pp, 3 plates, 1 folding plate, original pictorial boards, some slight fading to front board, hinges neatly and profesionally strengthened, VG. A very scarce title.


The Andree Diaries, Being the Diaries, Records and Memoranda of S.A. Andree, Nils Strindberg and Knut Fraenkel written during their balloon expedition to the North Pole in 1897 and discovered on White Island in 1930, together with a complete record of the expedition and discovery.

By: Adams-Ray Edward

Price: £34.00

Publisher: John Lane The Bodley Head Ltd: 1931

Seller ID: 52782

Binding: hardcover

Condition: xx, 471pp, original red cloth, sunning to spine, some faint marks to boards, very small tear to centre of frontispiece, owner's name and address, foxing to foreedges, foxing to first few pages, Good+ in colour photocopy of original dw.


The Endurance. Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition

By: Alexander Caroline

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury: 1999

Seller ID: 65655

ISBN: 0747546703

Binding: paperback

Condition: 212pp, paperback, inscr, VG.


On The "Polar Star" In The Arctic Sea (Two Volumes)

By: Amedeo Luigi H.R.H. Of Savoy

Price: £165.00

Publisher: Hutchinson & Co: 1903

Seller ID: 68418

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 346pp, 346-702pp, original decorative green cloth, cloth rubbed, bump to top corners, owner's signature, foxing to endpapers, very clean internally, Good+.


Race To The South Pole

By: Amundsen Roald

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Whitestar: 2007

Seller ID: 46136

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 638pp, pictorial boards, New.


The South Pole. An Account of the Norwegian Antarctic Expedition in the 'Fram', 1910-1912. (Two Volumes)

By: Amundsen Roald

Price: £825.00

Publisher: John Murray: 1912

Seller ID: 68929

Binding: hardcover

Condition: xxxv, 392pp, x, 449pp, original highly decorative maroon cloth, t.e.g., sunning to spines, some minor blemishes to boards, wear to extremities, owner's signature, internally very clean, Good+.


Race To The South Pole

By: Amundsen Roald

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Whitestar: 2007

Seller ID: 46138

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 638pp, pictorial boards, New.


The First Flight Across The Polar Sea

By: Amundsen Roald & Ellsworth Lincoln

Price: £68.00

Publisher: Hutchinson & Co: 1927

Seller ID: 52876

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 274pp, 39 illusts, map, original blue cloth, some damp spotting to boards but not too obtrusive, some foxing, VG-.


Axel Heiberg Island Research Reports. Jacobsen-McGill Arctic Research Expedition 1959-1962. Meteorology, No.1. Meteorology and Heat Balance of the Ablation Area, White Glacier

By: Andrews R. H.

Price: £24.00

Publisher: McGill University Montreal: 1964

Seller ID: 71138

Binding: hardcover

Condition: viii, 107pp, blue cloth, exlibrary, Good+.


Polar Exploration - Full set of 25 coloured cigarette cards issued by John Player. 1915 First Series

By: Anon

Price: £17.00

Publisher: Card Collectors Society: 2003

Seller ID: 55692

Binding: paperback

Condition: an attractive set in protective sheets, Fine.


Polar Exploration - 21 of a set of 25 coloured cigarette cards issued by John Player

By: Anon

Price: £20.00

Publisher: John Player & Sons: 1916

Seller ID: 55148

Binding: paperback

Condition: 21 cards in a protective sleeve, VG.


Recent Expeditions to Eastern Polar Seas. 1. Voyage of the Hansa and Germania. 2. Voyage of the Tegethoff

By: Anon

Price: £29.00

Publisher: T. Nelson & Sons: 1886

Seller ID: 65516

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 143pp, full leather binding with raised bands, rubbing to spine, marbled endpapers, prize inscription, light foxing to endpapers and first few pages, VG.


Polar Exploration - part set 18 of 25 coloured cigarette cards issued by John Player

By: Anon

Price: £14.00

Publisher: John Player & Sons: 1915

Seller ID: 68356

Binding: paperback

Condition: a part set in protective sheets, 18 cards out of a set of 25, lacking nos. 1, 4, 5, 10, 21, 22 and 23, with some minor marks and creases, Good.


Polar Exploration - part set 23 of 25 coloured cigarette cards issued by John Player

By: Anon

Price: £25.00

Publisher: John Player & Sons: 1916

Seller ID: 68357

Binding: paperback

Condition: an attractive part set 23 out of 25, in protective sheets, VG.


In The Polar Regions or Nature and Natural History in the Frozen Zone.

By: Anon

Price: £40.00

Publisher: T. Nelson & Sons: 1886

Seller ID: 57356

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 238pp, original decorative cloth, remains of prize bookplate, foxing to endpapers, VG+. A most attractive copy.


Polar Exploration - Full set of 25 coloured cigarette cards issued by John Player

By: Anon

Price: £36.00

Publisher: John Player & Sons: 1915

Seller ID: 68633

Binding: paperback

Condition: an attractive set in protective sheets, VG+.


Polar Exploration - Full set of 25 coloured cigarette cards issued by John Player

By: Anon

Price: £32.00

Publisher: John Player & Sons: 1916

Seller ID: 68611

Binding: paperback

Condition: an attractive set in protective sheets, VG.


Polar Exploration - Full set of 25 coloured cigarette cards issued by John Player

By: Anon

Price: £36.00

Publisher: John Player & Sons: 1915

Seller ID: 68629

Binding: paperback

Condition: an attractive set in protective sheets, VG+.


Polar Exploration - Full set of 25 coloured cigarette cards issued by John Player

By: Anon

Price: £36.00

Publisher: John Player & Sons: 1916

Seller ID: 68619

Binding: paperback

Condition: an attractive set in protective sheets, VG+.


Two Years In The Antarctic Being A Narrative Of The British National Antarctic Expedition

By: Armitage Albert B.

Price: £195.00

Publisher: The Paridigm Press / Bluntisham Books: 1984

Seller ID: 70081

ISBN: 0950610453

Binding: hardcover

Condition: xxx, 315pp, 82 illustrations, folding map, original highly decorative green cloth, sunning to spine which is usual with this title, hint of sunning to edge of boards, minor bump to bottom corners, light wear to head and tail of spine, internally Fine, VG+. A beautifully produced reprint retaining much of the character and appearance of the First Edition. Scarce and desirable even in this format.


The Quiet Land. The Diaries Of Frank Debenham, Member of the British Antarctic Expedition 1910-1913.

By: Back June Debenham

Price: £125.00

Publisher: Bluntisham Books / Erskine Press: 1992

Seller ID: 66700

ISBN: 1852970375

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 207pp, minor bump to bottom, VG+ in VG+ dw


The Quiet Land. The Diaries Of Frank Debenham, Member of the British Antarctic Expedition 1910-1913.

By: Back June Debenham

Price: £130.00

Publisher: Bluntisham Books / Erskine Press: 1992

Seller ID: 65784

ISBN: 1852970375

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 207pp, VG+ in VG+ dw


Life of Fridtjof Nansen: Scientist and Explorer

By: Bain J. Arthur

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Simpkin. Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co: 1897

Seller ID: 69144

Binding: hardcover

Condition: x, 290pp, original decorative boards, school prize bookplate, owner's private ink stamp and signature, light wear to extremities, VG.


The Polar World

By: Baird Patrick D.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Longman: 1965

Seller ID: 57489

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 328pp, bump to top corner, VG in Good rubbed dw


The White Desert

By: Barber Noel

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Travel Book Club: 1958

Seller ID: 57577

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 205pp, original blue cloth, exlibrary, sellotape marks to boards, Good in Good dw.


The White Desert

By: Barber Noel

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1958

Seller ID: 57346

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 205pp, page edges a little dusty, VG, no dustwrapper.


Voyages In Search of a Northwest Passage 1741-1747. Volume 1. The Voyage of Christopher Middleton 1741-1742. Hakluyt Society, Second Series, Volume 177.

By: Barr William & Williams Glyndwr [Editors]

Price: £7.00

Publisher: The Hakluyt Society: 1994

Seller ID: 50635

ISBN: 0904180360

Binding: hardcover

Condition: xii, 333pp, 8 maps, 3 illusts, Fine in VG dw.


A Chronological History Of Voyages Into The Arctic Regions (1818)

By: Barrow John

Price: £13.00

Publisher: David & Charles: 1971

Seller ID: 42206

ISBN: 0715349511

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 379pp, 48pp, appendices, small private ink stamp, VG+ in VG+ price clipped dw.


The Shore Whaling Stations At South Georgia. A Study In Antarctic Industrial Archaeology

By: Basberg Bjorn L

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Novas Forlag: 2004

Seller ID: 70320

ISBN: 8270993948

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 226pp, hardback, New in dustwrapper.


The Shore Whaling Stations At South Georgia. A Study In Antarctic Industrial Archaeology

By: Basberg Bjorn L

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Novas Forlag: 2004

Seller ID: 70321

ISBN: 8270993948

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 226pp, hardback, New in dustwrapper.


The Shore Whaling Stations At South Georgia. A Study In Antarctic Industrial Archaeology

By: Basberg Bjorn L

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Novas Forlag: 2004

Seller ID: 70322

ISBN: 8270993948

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 226pp, hardback, New in dustwrapper.


Frozen In Time. The Fate Of The Franklin Expedition.

By: Beattie Owen & Geiger John

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury: 1988

Seller ID: 66396

ISBN: 0747501017

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 180pp, exlibrary, lean to spine, some damage to front endpaper, Good, no dustwrapper.


Antarctica The Last Horizon

By: Bechervaise John

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Cassell Australia: 1979

Seller ID: 37391

ISBN: 0726904740

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 138pp, VG+ in VG+ dw.


Antarctica The Last Horizon

By: Bechervaise John

Price: £9.00

Publisher: Cassell Australia: 1979

Seller ID: 64026

ISBN: 0726904740

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 138pp, VG+ in VG+ dw


Saga Of The Discovery

By: Bernacchi L.C.

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Blackie & Son: 1938

Seller ID: 52655

Binding: hardcover

Condition: xv, 240pp, original blue cloth, map endpapers, small neat inscription, foxing to foreedges and head of pages, VG in VG+ dw.


Saga Of The Discovery

By: Bernacchi L.C.

Price: £32.00

Publisher: Blackie & Son: 1938

Seller ID: 52567

Binding: hardcover

Condition: xv, 240pp, original blue cloth, map endpapers, a few blemishes to boards, map poorly folded, Good+ in colour photocopy of original dw.


Saga Of The Discovery

By: Bernacchi L.C.

Price: £38.00

Publisher: Blackie & Son: 1938

Seller ID: 71290

Binding: hardcover

Condition: xv, 240pp, original blue cloth, map endpapers, owner's signature, VG in colour photocopy of original dw.


Antarctica, Cambridge, Conservation and Population a Biologist's Story

By: Bertram Colin

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Hillman Printers Ltd: 1987

Seller ID: 46241

Binding: paperback

Condition: 208pp, paperback, VG+, signed dedication on f.e.p. by Colin Bertram.


Antarctica, Cambridge, Conservation and Population a Biologist's Story

By: Bertram Colin

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Hillman Printers Ltd: 1987

Seller ID: 62999

ISBN: 0951251902

Binding: paperback

Condition: 208pp, paperback, VG+.


Americans In Antarctica 1775-1948. American Geographical Society, Special Publication No.39

By: Bertrand Kenneth J.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: American Geographical Society: 1971

Seller ID: 52751

Binding: hardcover

Condition: xvi, 554pp, VG+ copy


The Great Whale Game

By: Blond Georges

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicholson: 1954

Seller ID: 64191

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 213pp, foxing to foreedges and endpapers, VG in Good dw with some tears


Antarctica. No Single Country. No Single Sea.

By: Bond Creina & Siegfried Roy

Price: £8.00

Publisher: New Holland Publishers: 1990

Seller ID: 52727

ISBN: 1853680273

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 175pp, inscription, Fine in near Fine dw


Sea, Ice And Rock. Sailing and climbing above the Arctic Circle

By: Bonington Chris & Knox-Johnson Robin

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton: 1992

Seller ID: 52502

ISBN: 0340576197

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 143pp, VG+ in VG+ dw with sunning to spine area.


First On The Antarctic Continent. Being An Account Of The British Antarctic Expedition 1898-1900

By: Borchgrevink C.E.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: C. Hurst & Co: 1980

Seller ID: 56548

ISBN: 0905838416

Binding: hardcover

Condition: xvi, 333pp, sunning to spine, pencil annotation to one page, near VG. Alan Gurney's copy with his pencil signature to the front endpaper and pencil annotation to rear of index. Gurney was a well known yacht designer with a passion for the Antarctic. Loosely inserted are a couple of original photographs of a poem written on the ceiling of Borchgrevink's hut.


Structure and Development of the Greenland-Scotland Ridge. New Methods and Concepts

By: Bott Martin H. P., Saxov Svend, Talwani Manik and Thiede Jorn

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Plenum Press: 1983

Seller ID: 70391

ISBN: 0306410192

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 685pp, folding map, original yellow cloth, exlibrary, split along edge of spine repaired, Fair.


From Scott To Fuchs

By: Bowman Gerald

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Evans Brothers: 1958

Seller ID: 69524

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 191pp, original blue cloth, slight lean to spine, small bump to top corner, a little water marking to first few and last few pages, light foreedge foxing, bump to one corner, Good in Good dw.


The Fiord Region of East Greenland. American Geographical Society Special Publication No.18

By: Boyd Louise A.

Price: £28.00

Publisher: American Geographical Society: 1935

Seller ID: 57446

Binding: hardcover

Condition: xii, 369pp, original olive cloth, a few minor spots of foxing to spine, VG+. The accompanying volume of maps and charts is not present.


The Fiord Region of East Greenland. American Geographical Society Special Publication No.18

By: Boyd Louise A.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: American Geographical Society: 1935

Seller ID: 71214

Binding: hardcover

Condition: xii, 369pp, original olive cloth, ex university library, numbers to spine, ink stamps but generally very clean indeed, Good+. The accompanying matching volume of maps and charts is present and complete.


The Trail Of The Arctic Nomads

By: Brandon-Cox Hugh

Price: £7.00

Publisher: William Kimber: 1969

Seller ID: 62116

ISBN: 718303415

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 192pp, owner's signature, Good+ with good dw with celotape repairs.


The Place-Names of Svalbard. Skrifter om Svalbard Ishavet, No.80

By: Brekke Annemor [editor]

Price: £120.00

Publisher: Norsk Polarinstitutt: 1991

Seller ID: 65109

ISBN: 8290307829

Binding: hardcover

Condition: 539pp +133pp, pictorial boards, VG+. Text in English. A scarce title.