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A Naturalist at the Poles: The Life, Work & Voyages of Dr. W.S. Bruce, the Polar Explorer

By: Brown, R.N. Rudmose (with 5 chapters by) Murdoch, W.G. Burn

Price: $166.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott, 1924

Edition: First Edition 1st printing


316 p., frontis, photos, illus, maps, (2 foldout), appendix, chronology, index, 8vo; View more info

Antarctic Odyssey: In the Footsteps of the South Polar Explorers

By: Collier, Graham (text)/Collier, Patricia Graham (photos)

Price: $4.05

Publisher: NY, Carroll & Graf, 1999

Edition: First Edition 1st American printing


xiv, 194 p., color/bw photos, maps, appendices, index, 4to; View more info

Arctic Experiences: Containing Capt. George E. Tyson's Wonderful Drift on the Ice Flow, a History of the Polaris Expedition, the Cruise of the Tigress, and Rescue of the Polaris Survivors to Which is Added a General Arctic Chronology

By: Blake, E. Vale (ed)

Price: $54.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers, 1874

Edition: First Edition 1st printing


486 p., + 6 pages ads, frontis, photos, illus, map, appendix, index, 8vo; View more info

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Beyond the Barrier: The Story of Byrd's First Expedition to Antarctica

By: Rodgers, Eugene

Price: $4.05

Publisher: Annapolis, Naval Institute Press, 1990

Edition: 2nd printing


xvi, 359 p., photos, map on endpapers, notes, biblio, index, 8vo; View more info

British Polar Explorers

By: Evans, Edward

Price: $8.55

Publisher: London, Collins, 1946

Edition: 2nd impression


48 p., 8 color plates, 14 b/w illus, 8vo; View more info

Captain Scott and the Antarctic Tragedy

By: Brent, Peter

Price: $8.55

Publisher: NY, Saturday Review Press, 1974

Edition: First Edition 1st printing


223 p., color frontis, color/bw photos, illus endpapers, chronology, biblio, index, large 8vo; View more info

Fighting the Polar Ice

By: Fiala, Anthony/Champ, W.S. (intro)/Peters, William J. (reports)/Porter, Russell W. (reports)/Fassig, Oliver S. (reports)

Price: $126.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday, Page & Co., 1906

Edition: First Edition 1st printing


xxii, 302 p., color frontis, photos, illus, 7 color plates, maps, foldout map on rear pastedown, appendices, large 8vo green cloth, some pages unopened; View more info

Image for Safe Return Doubtful: The Heroic Age of Polar Exploration

Safe Return Doubtful: The Heroic Age of Polar Exploration

By: Maxtone Graham, John

Price: $10.80

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1988

Edition: First Edition 1st printing


xiv, 364 p., photos, chapter vignettes, map on endpapers, biblio, index, 8vo; View more info

Shadow of a Continent: The Prize That Lay to the West

By: Meyer, Larry L.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Palo Alto, American West Publishing Co., 1975

Edition: First Edition 1st printing


384 p., illus., maps, biblio, index, large 8vo; View more info

Shores of Discovery: How Expeditionaries Have Constructed the World

By: Leed, Eric

Price: $4.50

Publisher: NY, Basic Books, 1995

Edition: First Edition 1st printing


xii, 322 p., biblio, index, 8vo; View more info

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The Conquest of the South Pole: Antarctic Exploration 1906-1931

By: Hayes, J. Gordon

Price: $36.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan Co., 1933

Edition: First Edition 1st American edition


318 p., frontis, photos, maps, tables, appendices, index, 8vo; View more info

The Loneliest Continent: The Story of Antarctic Discovery

By: Chapman, Walker

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Greenwich, New York Graphic Society, 1964

Edition: First Edition 1st printing


viii, 279 p. photos, illus, maps, biblio, index, small 8vo; View more info

The Mapmakers: The Story of the Great Pioneers in Cartography From Antiquity to the Space Age

By: Wilford, John Noble

Price: $6.75

Publisher: NY, Affred A. Knopf, 1981

Edition: 3rd printing


xii, 418 p., photos, illus, maps, biblio, index, 8vo; View more info

The North Pole or Bust: Explorers of the North

By: Rasky, Frank

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Toronto, McGraw Hill Ryerson, 1977

Edition: First Edition 1st printing


415 p., frontis, photos, illus, map on endsheets, index, small 4to; View more info