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Early Adventures in Persia, Susiana & Babylonia - Including a Residence Among the Bakhtiyari and Other Wild Tribes Before the Discovery of Nineveh - Vol I

By Layard, Sir A. Henry

London: John Murray, 1887. Book has decorative green boards with red highlighting. Rubbing and bumping to corners, edges and spine ends with a little darkening to spine. Slight darkening to to page ends. Inparticulalrly good condition considering it's age.. First Edition. Hard Back. Very Good/No Jacket.


To the Ends of the Earth

By Fiennes, Ranulph

London: Book Club Associates, 1983. Book and wrapper have light bumping to croners andspine ends. P/o inscription on fep. Wrapper has rubbing to edges and a few small nicks and spilits.. Reprint. Hard Back. Good/Good.


The Search begins - a History of Discovery and Exploration

London: Aldus Books, 1973. Book has light bumping to corners. Wrapper has general shelf wear with some darkening to whiteparts, fading to spine, and rubbing to edges.. First Thus. Hard Back. Near Fine/Good.


Survive! - the Most Shocking Episode in the History of Human Survival

By Blair, Clay

Hertfordshire: Mayflower Books, 1976. Book has creasing to spine, rubbing to edges and corners and some gheneral darkening to covers. Single crease to front cover, p/o stamp to inside of front cover a,d tanned pages. A good reading copy.. Reprint. Paperback. Good.


Venture to the Interior

By Van Der Post, Laurens

London: Reprint Society, 1953. Green boards with some fading to spine, slight shelf wear and lioght foxing to eps. wrapper has small splits to corners, some loss to otp of spine and general discolouring to spine and rear cover. A good reading copy. Reprint. Hard Cover. Good/Good.


The Crossing of Antarctica - the Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-58

By Fuchs, Sir Vivian & Hillary, Sir Edmund

London: Cassell, 1958. Book has blue boards with rubbing and bumping to corners and spien ends. Discolouration to spine. Light spotting topages.. First Edition. Hard Back. Good/No Jacket.


Race to the Pole - Conquering Antarctica in the World's Toughest Endurance Race

By Cracknell, Jaems & Fogle, Ben

London: Macmillan, 2009. Book has light shefl wear. Wrapper has general shelf wear with a few grubby marks and some rubbing to edges.. First Edition. Hard Back. Near Fine/Very Good.


Christopher Columbus

By Collis, John Stewart

Newton Abbot: Readers Union, 1977. Book has yellow boards with tanned pages. Wrapper has general shelf wear.. First Thus. Hard Back. Very Good/Good.


'mid Snow and Ice - Stories of Peril in Polar Seas

By Michael, Charles D

London: S. W. Partridge Book has red pictorial boards with heavy wear. Corners and spine ends are rubbed and bumped. Patches of fading to both boards and spine, darkened spine, and damp marks to spine. General darkening. P/o bookplate on inside of front board. Red from the board has bled through onto the fep, and fep has some spotting and foxing. Tanned pages. A reading copy only.. Presumed First Edition. Hard Back. Fair/No Jacket.


Mind Over Matter

By Fiennes, Ranulph

London: Sinclair-stevenson, 1993. Book and wrapper has general shelf wear. Tanned pages. Wrapper has faded spine.. First Edition. Hard Back. Very Good/Very Good.


Conquest By man - the Saga of Early Exploration and Discovery

By Herrmann, Paul

London: Hamish Hamilton, 1954. Book has blue boards with rubbing to corners, edges and spine ends. P/o bookplate to inside of front board. Foxing and spotting to fep. and slight tanning to pages. Wrapper has heavy wear to edges, with some tears and nicks, and 1" tear to top. Slightly faded spine and some heavy dark markings to rear wrapper. General darkeking to wrapper.. First Edition. Hard Back. Good/Good.


Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile

By Speke, Captain

Belgium: Time Life Books, 1984. From the Time Life 'Classics of Exploration series'. This volume photographically reproduced the first edition on 1863. Beautifully bound in brown padded leather boards with gilt page edges.. Reprint. Hard Cover. As New/No Jacket.


The Innocent Eye - the Life of Robert J. Flaherty

By Calder-Marshall, Arthur

London: W.h.allen & Co, 1963. Book has black boards with gilt lettering to front and spine. Bumping and rubbing to corners and spine ends. Some small white marks to boards. Slight yellowing to pages. Wrapper has been protected and has general shelf wear, including s few small nicks and tears to spine ends, and some general darkening.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good.


Livingstone the Pathfinder

By Mathews, Basil

London: Oxford University Press, 1938. Book has blue boards with light bumping to corners and spine ends, and a slightly faded spine. Tanning and spotting to pages. Fep has haevily darkened. Wrapper has tape repairs on spine and hinges, and some general darkening. Reprint. Hard Cover. Good/Good.


Everest, a Cockpit and Antarctica - Three Dreams Fulfilled

By Dyson, Sheila

Sheffield: Red Grouse Publishing, 2004. Unread with creased hinges. Inscribed on the front page 'To Kathleen with best wishes from Sheila Dyson'.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Paperback. Near Fine.


Journal of the Discovery of the Source of the Nile

By Speke, Captain

Edinburgh: Blackwood and Sons, 1863. With original brown boards, the spine has tearing and fraying at the top and bottom and has come apart from the back board. Both boards are free but present, and have also suffered some heavy wear, rubbing and bumping. All pages appear present, although title page is loose but present. Please contact me for pictures and further detailed description.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Poor/No Jacket.


Everest - Goddess of the Wind

By Faux, Ronald

Edinburgh: Chambers, 1978. Book has a 5mm band of fading around the top of the boards. Wrapper has a faded spine, otherwise text is tight and bright.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good +/Very Good +.


Steps to a Fortune

By Howell, Mark & Morrison, Tony

London: Bles, 1967. Book has been carefullt read with slight darkening to page edges and some browning to fep, which is blue. Wrapper has some darkening to extremities, both front and back including fold overs, and a little general shelf wer.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.


The Unbelievable Land - 29 Experts Bring Us Closer to the Arctic

Canada: Queen's Printer and Controller of Stationery, 1966. Spine uncreased with fading to spine, rubbing to edges and corners and tanned page edges. A good reading copy.. Reprint. Paperback. Good.


Marco Polo Travels

London: Heron Books red boards with gilt design. Book has slight shelf wear, rubbing to gilt on spine and tanned page edges.. Heron Collectors Library Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.


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