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Image for America As I Saw It Or America Revisited

America As I Saw It Or America Revisited

By: Alec-Tweedie, Mrs.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, MacMillan Company: 1913

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36147

Condition: Very Good


B&W and Color Illustrations; This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking the dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. There is some toning and spotting to the spine and spots of occasional fingermarks to the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. "Ethel Brilliana Tweedie F. R. G. S. (1862–1940) was a prolific English author, t... View more info

Image for The Saga of the Bounty It's Strange History as Related by the Participants Themselves

The Saga of the Bounty It's Strange History as Related by the Participants Themselves

By: Anthony, Irvin (edited by)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1935

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30675

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good condition and has a Very Good dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. The edges of the text block have noticeable foxing and ground-in dirt. The price clipped dust jacket have edge tears, nicks and several chips missing along with ground-in dirt and a coffee ring to... View more info

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Spanning the Atlantic

By: Babcock, F. Lawrence

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1931

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 29544

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking the accompanying dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine of the book has toning and the rear cover of the book has tidemarking and some fading. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name on the front pastedown page. "In the interest of the general reader, the author has attempted to eliminate from the text all ... View more info

Image for Rock Of Exile A Narrative of Tristan Da Cuhna

Rock Of Exile A Narrative of Tristan Da Cuhna

By: Booy, D. M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, J. M. Dent & Sons: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35695

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. There is one beginning nick to the bottom spine end of the book cover. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks and chips, including the bottom spine end, which has approximately and in chipped off... View more info

Image for Our New West Records of Trave between the Mississippi River and the Pacific Ocean: over the Plains - over the Mountains - through the Great Interior Basin - over the Sierra Nevadas - to and UP and Down the Pacific Coast...

Our New West Records of Trave between the Mississippi River and the Pacific Ocean: over the Plains - over the Mountains - through the Great Interior Basin - over the Sierra Nevadas - to and UP and Down the Pacific Coast...

By: Bowles, Samuel

Price: $85.00

Publisher: New York, Hartford Publishing Co.: 1869

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A32621

Condition: Good+


This book is in Good+ to Near Very Good- condition and was likely issued without a dust jacket. Full calf leather binding. The front cover is nearly detached, but is still held on by the spine strings. The text pages are clean and bright. "Samuel Bowles III (February 9, 1826 – January 16, 1878) was an American journalist born in Springfield, Massachusetts. Beginning in 1844 he was the publisher and editor of the Springfield Republican, a position he held until his ... View more info

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Zig Zag Journeys in the British Isles

By: Butterworth, Hezekiah

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Estes and Lauriat: 1889

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 29860

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good- condition and was likely issued without a dust jacket. The covers have noticeable ground-in dirt to the illustrated covers. The spine ends, edges and corners have edge wear, nicking and rubbing. The corners have paper loss. The spine joints have wear and paper loss. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. The inner hinges have cracked. This book is illustrated throughout with black and white plates. This book is part of... View more info

Image for Little America Aerial Exploration in the Antarctic the Flight to the South Pole

Little America Aerial Exploration in the Antarctic the Flight to the South Pole

By: Byrd, Richard E. (Rear Admiral U.S.N. Ret.)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New york, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1930

Edition: 1st Trade Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 27094

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W Photographs; This book is in Near Fine to Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright There is a neatly scribed previous owner's name and city on the front pastedown page (the owner was possibly a professor at Stanford University in the 1920's). Included are 55 pages of plates of black and white photographs, and 4 maps 2 of which are folding maps. The dust jacket i... View more info

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My Road to India

By: Cook, Nilla Cram

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Lee Furman, Inc.: 1939

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 29718

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is generally clean and bright, but has several edge nicks and tears, small chips missing and some light edge wear. "In this exciting biography of a woman still under thirty, hyou will enter an entirely new and fascinating world. Naturally, the author is not content to be merely the daug... View more info

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We Survive on a Pacific Atoll

By: Craighead, John and Frank

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., National Geographic Society: 1948

Seller ID: 28322

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Photographs; This is a DISBOUND article from National Geographic Magazine. This is the actual article, not a photocopy. Text pages are clean, bright and without chips, tears, discoloration or wear. The article consists of eleven double-sided text pages with nine black and white photographs and eleven color photographs.The authors, John and Frank Craighead (who happen to be the brothers of Jean Craighead George, the well-known children's fiction author) write abou... View more info

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This World Of Ours

By: Curle, J. H. (James Herbert)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, Methuen & Co. Ltd.: 1921

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35920

Condition: Very Good


This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book andlyits contents are in generaly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light edge wear, rubbing and nicking. The covers have some spots of ground-in dirt and rubbing. The text pages are generally clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name and address on the front pastedown page. "James Herbert Curle (died 26 December 1942, Vancouver. B.... View more info

Image for Panorama Of Nations Or Journeys Among the Families of Men a Description of Their Homes, Customs, Habits, Employments and Beliefs; Their Cities, Temples, Monuments, Literature and Fine Arts

Panorama Of Nations Or Journeys Among the Families of Men a Description of Their Homes, Customs, Habits, Employments and Beliefs; Their Cities, Temples, Monuments, Literature and Fine Arts

By: Cutler, H. G. and L. W. Yaggy

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Western Publishing House / Geo. S. Cline: 1889

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A32558

Condition: Very Good+


B&W and Color Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and was likely issued without a dust jacket. This is a large / thick book and is slightly oversized as well. The book covvers have some light rubbing, bumping and edge wwear along with beginning fraying to the corners. The text pages are clean and bright. Illustrated throughout with both black and white and a few full color Illustrations. Included are "Five Great Journeys" : A Birth-place of Races ... View more info

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Hell on Ice The Saga of the Jeannette

By: Ellsberg, Commander Edward

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 31832

Condition: Very Good+


This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking the dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is a bit of light rubbing to the book covers. The top spine end of the book cover has some light bumping and beginning fraying. The text pages are clean and bright. "On the summit of a grassy hill in Maryland looking across an arm of the Severn River toward the spreading lawns and the gray buildings of the Naval Academy stands a st... View more info

Image for Hell on Ice The Saga of the Jeannette

Hell on Ice The Saga of the Jeannette

By: Ellsberg, Commander Edward

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35065

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The top spine end of the book cover has some light bumping. The text pages are clean and bright. " The dust jacket has some edge wear, nicking and several chips missing. There is noticeable sunning to the spine and to the top edge of the front dust jacket panel. "On the summit of a grassy hill in Maryland looking across an arm of the Sev... View more info

Image for From the Lakes of Killarney to The Golden Horn

From the Lakes of Killarney to The Golden Horn

By: Field, Henry M. (D.D.)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner, Armstrong and Company: 1877

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 31447

Condition: Very Good-


This book is in Very Good- condition and was likely issued without a dust jacket. The book is in good solid condition, however there is noticeable edge wear, nicking and fraying to the spine ends, corners and edges of the book covers. The book covers have generalized rubbing as well. The lettering on the spine of the book is rubbed but mostly still visible. There is a one inch tear to the cloth at the top rear spine joint. The text pages are mostly clean and bright, with... View more info

Image for The Crossing of Antarctica The Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-1958

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

By: Fuchs, Sir Vivian and Sir Edmund Hillary

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little Brown and Company: 1958

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 27445

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W and Color Illustrations; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is one small spot of fading / sunning to the top spine end of the book cover, along with one small bump. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket s clean and bright but does have several edge tears, nicks and associated wrinkles - mostly to the top spie end. There is a bit of light rubbing and ... View more info

Image for A West-Pointer in the Land of the Mikado

A West-Pointer in the Land of the Mikado

By: Garst, Laura Delany

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Fleming H. Revell Company: 1913

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30707

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Photographs; This book is in Very Good+ to Near Fine- condition. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some rubbing to the lettering on the spine of the book. The rear cover of the book has a couple of spots of rubbing / fading. The text pages are clean and bright. "It is not easy to say in a brief foreward the things the heart inclines to say as to the message, and the lives back of the message, as we have them sketched.... View more info

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Jones Abroad

By: Givins, Robert C.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Akron, OH, Saalfield Publishing Co. / Jones Abroad Publishing Company: 1911

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35377

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping, rubbing and wear. The spine of the book has some generalized fading. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's long inked gift notation on the front endpaper. " Robert C. Givins (b. 1845, Yorkville, Canada – d. April 14, ... View more info

New Life In New Lands Notes of Travel

By: Greenwood, Grace (Pseudonym Of Sara Jane Lippincott )

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, J. B. Ford and Company: 1873

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: A36901

Condition: Very Good-


This book is in Very Good- condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The spine ends, corners and edges of the book covers have some bumping, rubbing and areas of fraying and edge tearing. The bottom spine end has lost the very bottom edge. The book covers have several spots of discoloration to the covers. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name and date on the title page, and another on the front free page. "Sara Jane Lippincott (pse... View more info

Image for A LABRADOR LOGBOOK Sir Wilfred Grenfell's Logbook for that Voyage of Adventure called Human Life, which everyone must Navigate alone

A LABRADOR LOGBOOK Sir Wilfred Grenfell's Logbook for that Voyage of Adventure called Human Life, which everyone must Navigate alone

By: Grenfell, Sir Wilfred

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, England, Hodder & Stoughton: 1939

Edition: 1st British Edition; 1st Edition

Seller ID: 26240

Condition: Very Good+


This book is in Very Good+ condition and is missing the accompanying dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is one tiny nick to the top spine end of the book cover. The text pages are clean and bright. The endpapers and the half title page have noticeable toning to the edges. "Therefore I noted in my own Logbook every possible source of help, even hastily coloured sketches of cliffs and fjords, and finally pictures ta... View more info

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Tales of Lonely Trails

By: Grey, Zane

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1922

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30669

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ to Near Fine- condition and is lacking the dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. This copy includes the correct points on the copyright page - with the first edition statement followed by the code G -W. There is some beginning bumping to the spine ends. The text pages are clean and bright. This book includes biographical material along with several very early short stories, including: Nonnez... View more info