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Everest: The Challenge.

by Younghusband Sir Francis

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1936
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition, Second Printing
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$130.00

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London: Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd., 1936 First Edition published March 1936. This book is the April 1936 Second Print. Photo frontispiece titled: Everest From The North-East. Preface by the author. The Contents Page and Illustrations List are provided in our photo. The remarkable b/w photographs are on heavier stock,all present and in excellent condition. Title print to… Read more
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Cousteau The Captain And His World A Personal Portrait

by Munson, Richard

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1989
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780688074500
Item Price
$35.00

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New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc., 1989 Jaques Cousteau is a living legend; until now, the public has known little about Cousteau, the man. Richard Munson has interviewed scores of Cousteau's friends and collegues to present a balanced portrait of this talented charismatic and little understood man. Our photo provides contents. A section of photographs accompany text. Price-intact… Read more
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Ocean To Ocean: Sandford Fleming's Expedition Through Canada in 1872

by Grant, The Revd George M

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
2000
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Prospero Edition
ISBN
9781552671382
Item Price
$20.00

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Toronto: Prospero Books, 2000 Prospero Canadian Collection. This book being a Facsmile from the 1873 James Campbell & Sons Edition. An immaculate copy.. First Prospero Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.
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Three Men of The Beagle

by Marks, Richard Lee

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition Stated
ISBN
9780394588186
Item Price
$18.95

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New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1991 Three Men of The Beagle is both an engrossing Victorian morality tale and a superb rendering of a key period in the life of Charles Darwin. Based upon historical facts never before stitched together as a narrative and set primarily in the Fuegian Islands north of Cape Horn. Illustrations accompany text. A generous'… Read more
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Aku - Aku. The Secret of Easter Island

by Heyerdahl, Thor

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
Edition
BOMC Edition
Item Price
$22.50

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Chicago: Rand McNally & Company, 1958 62 photographs in full color. Maps and drawings, Appendix and Index provided. Endpapers make up a Two-page map spread. Dust jacket shows wear to spine extremities. Sunned to spine. A clean bright book in a photo-illustrated dust jacket.. BOMC Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good Plus.
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