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A. Cirripedia Pedunculata

By: N/A

Price: $125.00

Publisher: 1907

Seller ID: 142408

Condition: Very Good


This book has been re-bound by the library in brown buckram cloth. No copyright, publisher or author information shown. Title and date of 1907 printed on the spine. Presumed author and title information: Written by Hoek, P.P.C. (Paulus Peronius Cato), 1851-1914. Cirripedia of the Siboga Expedition. Published by Leiden, E.J. Brill, 1907 Large format book: 10 1/2"w x 13"h, 127 pages of descriptive text followed by a section of black and white plates. View more info

An Expedition to the Copper, Tanana and Koyukuk Rivers in 1885

By: Allen, Henry T.

Price: $52.50

Publisher: Alaska Northwest: 1985

Seller ID: 144120

ISBN: 0882403001

Condition: Good


Book shows light wear to covers only Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Oversize format, 85 pages b&w drawings throughout, maps. View more info

Fifth Thule Expedition Volume I

By: Arnakiauyok, Germaine; Immaroituk, Bernadette; Tulugak, Langenhan, Mikle; Qitsualik, Rachel;

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Programme Development Division, Department of Education, Yellowknife, N.W.T.: 1976

Seller ID: 123466

Condition: Very Good


27 pages. Large square format. Black and white photos. Volume I only. View more info

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Photographer of the World: The Biography of Herbert Ponting

By: Arnold, H. J. P

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 137688

ISBN: 0090976800

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 175 pages. 7 1/2"w x 10 1/8"h. Edge wear to dust jacket. Biography of the photographer of Scott's Antarctic expedition. 111 pages of text, section of full page b&w photos, index. View more info

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General George Crook: His Autobiography

By: Crook, george; Martin F. Schmitt

Price: $14.95

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press: 1986

Seller ID: 143258

ISBN: 0806119829

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. The autobiography of the "greatest indian fighter in the history of the united states:" also perhaps the greatest lampchops. Fun-filled action with invading hordes of white people decimating the existing population in a murderous rampage. Shocking. Riveting. View more info

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African Reflections: Art from Northeastern Zaire

By: Enid Schildkrout; Curtis A. Keim; American Museum of Natural History

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Amer Museum of Natural History: 1990

Seller ID: 143513

ISBN: 0295969628

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition; upper corner has a light bump/curl, covers have Very light edge wear. Binding is otherwise solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. A large book, 271 pages, color photos, often full page with no borders, heavily illustrated. Contents include: Art, ethnography, and history in Northeastern Zaire, Through western eyes: the making of the Manghetu myth, Collecting in the Congo: the American museum of natural history Congo expedition, 1909 - 1915, Reconstructing the pas... View more info

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Mad Dogs and Englishmen: An Expedition Round My Family

By: Fiennes, Ranulph

Price: $18.95

Publisher: United Kingdom, Hodder & Stoughton: 2009

Seller ID: 117277

ISBN: 0340925035

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 386 pages. View more info

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Travels Among the Dena: Exploring Alaska's Yukon Valley (McLellan Endowed Series)

By: Frederica de Laguna

Price: $125.95

Publisher: University of Washington Press: 2000

Seller ID: 144433

ISBN: 029597902X

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition in black cloth with gilt at spine, handsome map endpapers. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. 369 pages, heavily illustrated with maps, b&w photos of tools, persons, sites, line drawings. View more info

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Report of the Alaska Agricultural College and School of Mines [Covering Archaeological Investigations and Excavations) Fourth Bering Sea - St. Lawrence Island Expedition 1933

By: Geist, Otto Wm.

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Alaska Agricultural College and School of Mines: 1933

Seller ID: 136705

Condition: Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Appears to be once-off publication, bound by the library into cardboard covers, hand typed by author regarding archaeological investigations and excavations made on St. Lawrence Island, Alaska. Letter from Charles Bunnell of the Smithsonian, another from Otto Wm. Geist, 21 pages of text (Intro, Travel, Specimens encountered, Stratas of sod encountered within the mound, Excavation extended in length, Other research work carried on in 1933 etc.) with laminated detailed map of excavation, chart of compoutations of volume of excavations at Ku... View more info

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Travels to the Alseck : Edward Glave's reports from southwest Yukon and southeast Alaska, 1890-91

By: Glave, Edward J. ;(author) Julie Cruikshank; Doug Hitch; John Ritter

Price: $232.50

Publisher: Yukon Native Language Center: 2013

Seller ID: 144414

ISBN: 1552423689

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. 408 pages, 85 maps, 108 illustrations: photos, drawings. View more info

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Harriman Expedition to Alaska: Encountering the Tlingit and Eskimo in 1899

By: Grinnell, George Bird

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Fairbanks, AL, University of Alaska Press: 2007

Seller ID: 144411

ISBN: 1889963984

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 360 pages. View more info

Victorian Earl in the Arctic: The Travels and Collections of the Fifth Earl of Lonsdale 1888-89

By: Hugh Cecil Lowther, Earl of Lonsdale; Shepard Krech

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Univ of Washington Pr: 1989

Seller ID: 144432

ISBN: 0295968826

Condition: Very Good


Book show very light use only. Binding is solid and square, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows light shelf wear only, no tears. The second son of the 3rd Earl of Lonsdale, he succeeded his brother, the 4th Earl, in 1882. Lord Lonsdale was an avid sportsman and bon vivant and was known by some as "England's greatest sporting gentleman". He was a founding member of the National Sporting Club and he donated the original Lonsdale Belts for boxing. His name was later given to a clothing brand of boxing garments, worn by Muhammad Ali. After a scandal,... View more info

The Journal of Jean-François de Galaup de la Pérouse 1785-1788, Vol. 1 (Hakluyt Society Second Series, No. 179)

By: Jean-François de Galaup de la Pérouse; John Dunmore, (ed.)

Price: $67.95

Publisher: Hakluyt Society: 1994

Seller ID: 144431

ISBN: 0904180387

Condition: Very Good


Book is in excellent condition in light blue cloth with gilt embossed art on cover and print at spine. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind except for five pages of text with underlining. Dust jacket shows signs of shelf wear at edges and corners, no tears. Previous owner's bookplate inside front cover and marked as such at upper front endpaper; last page (blank) has handwritten notes. After James Cook's death, France, with the active support of Louis XVI, organized a large-scale expediti... View more info

Arctic Odyssey: The Diary of Diamond Jenness, Ethnologist With the Canadian Arctic Expedition in Northern Alaska and Canada, 1913-1916

By: Jenness, Diamond;Jenness, Stuart E.;Canadian Museum of Civilization

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Hull, Quebec, Canada, Canadian Mus of Civilization: 1991

Seller ID: 130521

ISBN: 0660129051

Condition: Near Fine


Covers show light scuffing only, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind, binding is solid and square, no creasing to covers or spine. View more info

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Miss Pickerell Goes to the Arctic

By: MacGregor, Ellen

Price: $16.95

Publisher: N Y, Whittlesey House: 1954

Seller ID: 141246

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full red cloth boards with black line drawing on cover. Dust jacket shows open and closed tears. Third printing. Black and white illustrations by Paul Galdone. 126 pages. 5 5/8"w x 8 1/4"h. View more info

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Fifty Historical Vignettes

By: McLean, Donald George

Price: $45.95

Publisher: Saskatoon, SK, Canada, Gabriel Dumont Institute of Native Studies & Applied Research, Incorporated: 1987

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 128918

ISBN: 0920915191

Condition: Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Book shows a little wear, corners are curled. Chapters include: Hudson's Bay Company and the North West company: a war of the corporations, Cuthbert grant first leader of the metis, Isabel Gunn of the Orkneys, Battle of Seven Oaks, Merger of 1821, Sayer trial, Battle of teh Grand Coteau, Free trade: the Red River Cart and the Satint Paul Route, Riel family of Red River, Louis Riel, Riel -Smith debate, Wolseley expedition, Manitoba act, Founding of St. Laurent, ... View more info

Antarctica: The Story of the New Zealand Party of the Trans-Antarctic Expedition

By: Melm A.S. & Miller J.H

Price: $38.00

Publisher: New Zealand, R.E. Owen, Govt. Printer: 1964

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 117467

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way. Well-kept but cleary used copy, interior is very nice, with many b&w pics, Boards in good shape with covered dust jacket taped to book. 435 pages, maps, 1 " tear at bottom of pre-title page. View more info

The Dieppe Raid: The Story of the Disastrous 1942 Expedition

By: Neillands, Robin

Price: $8.41

Publisher: London, Aurum Pr Ltd: 2005

Seller ID: 124312

ISBN: 1845131169

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 292 pages. View more info

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Dead Men Do Tell Tales: A 1933 Archeological Expedition into Abyssinia

By: Prorok, Byron Khun De

Price: $23.95

Publisher: Santa Barbara, California, U.S.A., Narrative Pr: 2001

Seller ID: 102141

ISBN: 158976000X

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with usual stickers, stamps, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean. This is a re-bound copy, bound by the library in a bright red very heavy binding with red cloth boards. The book is nearly new in this form and interior is perfect. View more info

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Voyage Around the World 1816-1819 (English and French Edition)

By: Roquefeuil, Camille de

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Fairfield, WA, Ye Galleon Press: 1981

Seller ID: 142022

ISBN: 0877702586

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Maroon leatherette cover with gilt lettering. Tears on edge worn dust jacket. Map endpapers. 144 pages. 6 1/4"w x 9 1/4"h. View more info