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Journey for Our Time

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Pellegrini & Cudahy: 1951-01-01

Seller ID: 2-5-1601

Condition: Used: Good


Chips to black cloth on corners, bottom board edge and spine. Pages yellowing. Inside clean and binding is tight. The Russian Journals of the Marquis De Custine. First published in Paris in 1843. View more info

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The marvelous wonders of the polar world;: Being a complete and authentic history of voyages and discoveries in the polar regions...from the narratives of Lieut. Greely [and other

By: Dieck, Herman

Price: $150.00

Publisher: J.R. Jones: 1885-01-01

Seller ID: c16-1-75

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Original full gilt morocco with profuse blind floral motifs, spine in 5 raised bands, gilt text on 2 and 4.Edge wear. Corners worn to the board. 1/4" tears on heal of spine. Front hinge cracked and first blank endpaper is loose. Light tanning on page edges. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Voyages and discoveries in the Polar World.Including the expeditions of Sir John Franklin, Lieut. Dehaven, Dr. Kane, Dr. Hayes and more. Including a full history of The Gree... View more info

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In the night did I sing

By: Foster, O'Kane

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1942-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2-3-1500

Condition: Collectible: Acceptable


First edition, no dust jacket, Cover has edge and corner wear. Book is askew and has been wet so pages are wavy and has stain along top edge. Back board on bottom edge the cloth is wavy from being wet. Discard stamp on outside page edges and inside on endpaper. A novel that explores the Native American and Mexican cultures of New Mexico. View more info

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My Climbs in the Alps and Caucasus (Of men and mountains)

By: Mummery, A.F.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Imprint unknown: 1974-12-01

Seller ID: 001201

ISBN: 088000021X

Condition: Very Good


Mustard Cloth Hardcover with dustjacket, 360 pages, 9 1/4" tall. This Quarterman edition is an unabridged reproduction of the Second Edition, as published in 1896 by T.Fisher Unwin, with a new foreword by Robert Kruszyna. Very Good/ fair. DJ is rubbed, chipped and 2 1/2" tear on toe of spine in an L shape. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Mummery was an expert rock-climber and alpinist who made many important climbs in the Mont Blanc region. He led an expedition ... View more info