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Captain John Smith: Writings with Other Narratives of Roanoke, Jamestown,  and the First English Settlement of America
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Captain John Smith: Writings with Other Narratives of Roanoke, Jamestown, and the First English Settlement of America

By Smith, Captain John & James Horn

Library of America. New in New dust jacket. 2007. Hardcover. New book in publisher's shrink wrap. Not a remainder. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1344 pages; 1598530011 .

$20.00

The Crossing of Antarctica: The Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition  1955-1958
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The Crossing of Antarctica: The Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-1958

By Fuchs, Vivian & Edmund Hillary

Boston And Toronto: Little, Brown and Company. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. (1958). First American Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Book is fine other than light fading of the blue cloth cover along bottom edge. DJ has a tear and crease at top edge of front panel and a small chip from top edge of rear panel. Not price clipped. DJ now in mylar sleeve. Binding sound, pages clean and unmarked. ; Photographs, Maps; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 328 pages .

$10.00

Beyond the Barrier with Byrd: An Authentic Story of the Byrd Antarctic  Exploring Expedition
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Beyond the Barrier with Byrd: An Authentic Story of the Byrd Antarctic Exploring Expedition

By Adams, Harry

Chicago and New York: M.A. Donohue & Company. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. (1932). First Edition; unknown. Hardcover. Green cloth cover with bright gilt lettering on top and spine. Lower corners bumped. LIght wear at head and tail of spine. Binding sound. An obituary of the author describing his military carreer is pasted to the front pastedown endpaper. The author has written a personal inscription on the front free endpaper "To Lieutenant Commander and Mrs. A. B. Canham with high regards. Shipmates. --Lieutenant Harry Adams-- US Navy." Endpapers show light tanning. No marks in book. Lacking dust jacket. This publisher did not distinguish between printings. (Zemple and Verkler; McBride). ; Photographs,; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 253 pages; Signed by Author .

$45.00

Polar Exploration
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Polar Exploration

By Croft, Andrew

London: Adam and Charles Black. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1947. Second Revised Edition. Hardcover. Maroon cloth cover is clean and unworn. Corners sharp an binding sound. There is a 1/2 inch line in red pen on the ffep along with an erased old price. No other marks in book. Not ex-library. DJ has wear at head of spine and a few short tears. Not price clipped. Now in mylar archival sleeve. With eight maps and 22 illustrations. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 268 pages .

$18.00

History of The Conquest of Mexico: with a Preliminary View of the Mexican Civilization, and the Life of the Conqueror, Hernando Cortés

By Prescott, William H. [Three Volume Set; with bookplates of Geoffrey Phipps Hornby,Royal Navy]

London: Richard Bentley. Very Good. 1850. Fifth. Hardcover. Three volume set. Fifth edition 1950. Half dark-maroon leather with marbled paper over boards, marbled endpapers, and matching marbled edges of text blocks. Spines with five raised bands and ruled panels. Each volume has an engraved frontis. Vol I with fold-out map which has two short tears at edges.. Bindings sound. Vol I has repaired front hinge and Vol III has repaired rear hinge. There is some rubbing and wear at edges, and rubbing over the boards. Hornby rose to the rank of Admiral of the Fleet. Among his many accomplishments was the prevention of a shooting war between the US and England over a border dispute with Canada in the San Juan Islands. He has been described as the greatest British admiral since Nelson. ; Map, engraved frontises; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 413; 407; 444 pages .

$200.00

Arabian Travellers
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Arabian Travellers

By Trench, Richard

Topsfield, Massachusetts: Salem House. Fine+ in Fine dust jacket. (1986). First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0881621986 . Book and DJ as new. Brown cloth cover is clean and unworn. Corners sharp. Binding sound. No ownership or other marks. Unclipped DJ is clean and without wear. There is a small bookstore price sticker on front flap. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 224 pages .

$20.00

Arctic passage:  The Turbulent History of the Land and Peoples of the  Bering Sea 1697-1975
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Arctic passage: The Turbulent History of the Land and Peoples of the Bering Sea 1697-1975

By Hunt, William R

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. (1975). First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0684144662 . Blue cloth cover with silver lettering on spine is clean and bright. Binding sound. Gift note thanking recipient for research help signed by author on title page. No other marks in book. Unclipped DJ has light wear at edges with a few short tears at head, tail of spine and corners. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 395 pages; Signed by Author .

$26.00

The Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus: Volume I only (of II)  Author's revised edition
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The Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus: Volume I only (of II) Author's revised edition

By Irving, Washington

Philadelphia: David Mckay. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1892. Hardcover. Volume I only of II. Green cloth over boards with gilt lettering on spine. Top edge gilt. Cover has minor rubbing at head, tail of spine without fraying. Corners not bumped. Binding sound. Christmas gift note in attractive script dated 1892 on front free endpaper. No other marks in or on book. Frontis with tissue intact. No DJ. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 489 pages .

$11.00

New England and the South Seas
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New England and the South Seas

By Dodge, Ernest Stanley

Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. Fine+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Book is as new. No ownership or other marks. DJ is price clipped, else as new. Not a remainder. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 216 pages .

$12.50

Discovery of the Hebrides: Voyagers to the Western Isles 1745-1883

By Bray, Elizabeth

London and Glasgow: Collins. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. (1986). First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0004356616 . Book is fine-as new. DJ has some chipping along bottom rear edge and an old price sticker on back. No ownership marks ; 0.94 x 9.76 x 6.77 Inches; 256 pages .

$10.00

TOPS: Toward Other Planetary Systems  A Report
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TOPS: Toward Other Planetary Systems A Report

By Solar System Exploration Division, NASA & Bernard F. Burke (editor)

Washington, D. C.: National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Fine+. (1992). Hardcover. Appears to be new. No ownership or other marks. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 120 pages .

$15.00

England in America: 1580-1652
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England in America: 1580-1652

By Tyler, Lyon Gardiner

New York: Cooper Square Publishers, Inc.. Fine with no dust jacket. 1968. Reprint. Hardcover. Book in as new condition. No DJ. No ownership or other marks. Not a remainder. Originally published in 1904. ; Maps,frontispiece; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 355 pages .

$10.00

They all Discovered America
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They all Discovered America

By Boland, Charles Michael

Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc.. Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket. [1961]. Later Printing. Hardcover. No statement of edition or printing on copyright page. Price on DJ is $4.95. Grey cloth cover over boards. There is a thin line of black just above the bottom edge which transferred from the back of a previous DJ cover, otherwise clean and unworn. Endpapers have some light foxing. Previous owner's name label on ffep. The front endpaper is crackd for about the top 1.5 inches, but mesh underneath is sound. Pages clean and unmarked. DJ has very minimal wear and some toning along top edge. Not price clipped. DJ now in new Brodart archival sleeve. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 384 pages .

$75.00

Magellan:  and the First Circumnavigation of the World
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Magellan: and the First Circumnavigation of the World

By Cameron, Ian

London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson. Fine+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. [1974]. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 029776568x . Book and DJ in as new condition other than DJ is price clipped. Not a remainder. ; Great explorers; Drawings, maps, photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 224 pages .

$20.00

Voyages That Changed The World
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Voyages That Changed The World

By Aughton, Peter

London: Quercus. New in New dust jacket. [2007]. First Edition. Hardcover. 1847241468 . New book and DJ in as new condition. Not a remainder. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 208 pages .

$8.00

The Great Age of Discovery
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The Great Age of Discovery

By Newton, Arthur Percival

New York: Burt Franklin. Fine+. [1970]. Reprint. Hardcover. Book is new old stock in as new condition. Issued without DJ. ; Literature of discovery, exploration & geography series, 6; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 230 pages .

$20.00

Columbus: His Enterprise
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Columbus: His Enterprise

By Koning, Hans

New York and London: Monthly Review Press. Fine+ in Fine dust jacket. [1976]. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0853453799 . Book is as new. DJ has light sunning over spine. Not a remainder. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 128 pages .

$14.00

Life in the Universe: The Ultimate Limits to Growth

By Gale, William A.

Washington, D. C.: Advancement of Science. Fine+. [1979]. Hardcover. 0891583785 . Book is as new. Issued without dust jacket.; AAAS selected symposium 31; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 121 pages .

$8.33

SHACKLETON'S BOAT JOURNEY
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SHACKLETON'S BOAT JOURNEY

By Worsley, F. A.

London: Pimlico. As New. [1999]. Trade paperback. 0712665749 . Appears to be new book in as new condition. ; 0.71 x 8.27 x 5.28 Inches; 224 pages .

$8.00

Richard Hakluyt and the English Voyages

By Parks, George Bruner

New York: American Geographical Society. Good+ with no dust jacket. 1930. Second Printing. Hard cover. Second printing 1930. Former library book with usual stickers and stamps. Pages otherwise clean and unmarked. Cloth cover has very minimal wear. Binding sound. Lacking DJ. ; American Geographical Society Special Publication No. 10; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 289 pages .

$12.50

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