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1 Alpina Americana Number - 1 & Number- 3
Philadelphia American Alpine Club 1907 First Edition.. Decorative Paper Very Good Mountaineering 
Grey/black gilt covers, clean tight. maps, b/w photographs, large foldout map Southern Sierra Nevada from work of US Geological Survey by original surveys by J. N. le Conte. near fine. dampstains to vol. 1. foldout map vol. 3. Relief Map of South Central Alska 1915 colored. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Price: 150.00 USD
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2 Annual Report of the Operations of the United States Life-Saving Service for the Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 1881
Government Printing Office 1881 1st Edition. Hardcover Very Good Maritime 
Cloth slight soiled, gilt title, tight, no markings. Report of District No.1 coast of Maine and New Hampshire- No. 12 Pacific Coast. 232 pgs. Index. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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3 Mr. Murray's Quarterly List January, 1913
London 1913 First Edition. Decorative Paper Very Good Literature 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
String bound, engraving of The Ship adopted as his Emblem by Lieut. John Murray when he sold his commission and founded the business in 1768. No. 434. Rare OCLC finds 1 copy at Oxford. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Price: 35.00 USD
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4 Northern Regions; or, Uncle Richard's Relation of Captain Parry's Voyages for the Discovery of a North- West Passage, and Franklin's and Cochrane's Overland Journey's to the Other Parts of the World
O. A. Rooback 1827 1st Edition. Hardcover Good Exploration Signed by Author
Red leather spine/gilt title, paper over cardboard, chips tears front, rear has normal wear. Binding tight. Fep chips, pencil markings, Extra Title page w/ engraving: Captain Parry's Voyages for the Discovery of a North West Passage, and Franklin and Cochrane's Over Land Journies to Other parts of the World. closed tears to title pages, not affecting text or art, some foxing, xii. pp. 256. 8 plates as called for in Sabin 55829 solid copy of Rare early arctic exploration Size: 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 260.00 USD
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5 Parley's Magazine. Part Second - - Second Year
Boston Lilly, Wait and Company 1834 First Edition. Decorative Paper Good to Fair Americana 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Green cloth spine, green engraving illustrated paper boards, rear cover; Lately Published by Lilly Wait, with engravings, cover soiled but compete. Engraved title page of circular scientific and geographic scenes, also published Portland; Colman, Holden, and Co. Advertisment for Those Valuable Periodicals The Edinburgh Review, and The Quarterly Review. Articles; Sketches of the South No. VI. A Trip to Drummond's Lake Pgs 7 & 115 - 20 & 128. Geography- The Moon, Inkstands, A Fable - The Tyrant and the Philosopher, travel, ect. Some soiling and edgewear, but complete Rare issue. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 100.00 USD
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6 The New Zealanders
Boston Lilly & Wait 1830 First Edition Ex Library. leather/marbled Very Good Travel Geography 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall Owner's Bookplate
Leather/gilt spine, marbled boards, leather corners, clean tight binding. Blue marbled endpages. Engraved map : New Zealand explored by Capt. J. Cook 1768-77, short closed tear. many woodcuts, slight foxing, 424 pgs., quite scarce. 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Price: 125.00 USD
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7 Bodilly, Commander R. B. Fighting Merchantmen (Tales from Hakluyt)
Boston Houghton Mifflin Co. 1927 First Edition Ex Library. Cloth Very Good Maritime With Maps Owner's Bookplate
Green libray binding. Maps, 278 pgs. Clean tight copy. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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8 Booch, Harry S. Pocket Bombay Guide Latest Map and Bus Routes 1980 (Flora Fountain) One and Unique a Visitor's Companion
Bombay, India Lakhani Book Depot 1980 Revised Edition Decorative Cloth Very Good Travel Geography 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Color covers, with 16 beautiful photographs and a detailed map of greater Bombay. 64 pgs. Foldout map rear. Good copy. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Price: 20.00 USD
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9 Darwin, Charles Journal of Researches Into Natural History & Geology of the Countries Visited During the Voyage Round the World of H. M. S. "Beagle", Under the Command of Captain Fitz Roy, R. N.
London John Murray 1890 First Thus. Decorative Cloth Very Good Travel Geography History 
Green/gilt cloth. A New Edition with Illustrations by R. T. Pritchett of places visited and objects described. 2 colored foldout maps rear. 551 pgs Index. Mild foxing. gilt top edge. boards tight, slight soiled. Scarce edition. Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 150.00 USD
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10 Dichter, David with the Collaboration of Nathan S. Popkin The North-West Frontier of West Pakistan
Oxford Clarendon Press 1967 First Edition. Cloth Very Good Good Anthropology Inscribed By Author
A Study in Regional Geography Dustjacket wear chips undlipped. Inscribed by Dichter to Barbara, ect. Dec. 27, 1967. 231 pgs. Index, 21 b/w plates. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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11 Dyhrenfurth, Hettie Memsahb Im Himalaja
Leipzig Verlag Deutsche Buchwerkstatten G. M. B. H. 1931 First Edition. Cloth w/b/w Paste-on Very Good Adventure 
B/w photograph front cover. German 71 pgs. b/w photographs rear. Scarce copy. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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12 Fisher, Captain R. Barry Mysterious Ways of the Lord or How Captain Jack Brant of the Swordfishing Schooner Lorna B. Found God in a Split Second and Achieved Salvation on the Norhtern Edge of George's Bank
Newport Oregon Privately Printed 1998 First Edition. Spiral Softcover Very Good Maritime Signed by Author
White illustrated paper covers, The crew of the Auxliary Schooner "Doris M. Hawes" hoisting sword fish. ect. Many illustrations.38 pgs. Inscribed by Author on fep 1999. Photos by Charles Olsen 1934 Rare Size: 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 75.00 USD
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13 Goodwin, William B. The Truth About Leif Ericsson and the Greenland Voyages
Boston Meador Publishing Co. 1941 First Edition. Cloth Very Good Anthropology 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Blue cloth, b/w photo-frontis of Site Leif's Houses on Broad Cove. List of Rare Maps, illustrations, 445 pgs. Interesting 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 35.00 USD
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14 Grant, Rev. George M. Ocean to Ocean Sandford Fleming's Expedition Through Canada in 1872
Toronto Belford Brothers 1877 New Edition, Revised and Enlarged. Decorative Cloth Very Good Canadian History Owners Name
Brown/gilt/black embossed boards, normal edgewear, slight spine tears. Engraved frontispiece, 7 engravings. 390 pgs. (2) pgs advertisments. Foldout map rear: Map of the Dominion of Canada Between Lake Superior and the Pacific Ocean. taped at seams but complete. Scarce copy First Thus. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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15 Jefferson, Samuel Columbus an Epic Poem Giving an Accurate History of the Great Discovery in Rhymed Heroic Verse
Chicago S. C. Griggs and Co. 1892 First Edition. Decorative Cloth Very Good Poetry 
Bown cloth spine w/ green gilt boards. Engraved frontis of Columbus vii. 239 pgs. Solid copy. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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16 Jesus Maldonado T. Managing Director This is Mexico February 8, 1975 No. 824
Mexico This is Mexico 1975 First Edition. Pictorial Cover/soft Very Good Travel/ Geography 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Color covers, Delmonico's ad rear, Mexico's Weekly Visitors' Pocket Guide 144 pgs. useful info, many pictural ads, addresses, tourist sites, history, ect. scarce, clean 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall 
Price: 40.00 USD
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17 King, Barbara Dream of the Far North
Lubec, Maine Stone Man Press 2000 0914473050 / 9780914473053 First Edition First Printing. Trade Paperback Very Good Fiction Mary Irwin Signed by Author
Maine author's story of Peary's quest for the North pole. Signed on title page by Author. A smudge on front cover. 176 pgs. bibliography. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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18 M. F. Maury, Ll. D., U. S. N. Maury's Sailing Directions Eight Edition - Enlarged and Improved Volumes I & II 1858 -1859 1 & 2
Washington U. S. Observatory and Hydrographical Office / Navy 1858 Eighth Edition. Soft Cover Good Maritime 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Owners Name
Explanations and Sailing Directions to Accompany the Wind And Current Charts, approved by Captain D. N. Ingraham, Chief of the Bureau of Ordnance and Hydrography, and Published by Authority of Hon. Issac Toucey, Secretary of the Navy. All hand colored plates and maps intact. Rare OCLC lists 21 copies held of earlier editions. First published in 1851, this eight edition was the last published. Vol I 383 pgs. plates, Volume II 874 pgs. Considerable wear, dog-eared pages, stains, foxing. but complete. Soft covers are worn, a candidate for rebinding. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Price: 350.00 USD
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19 Malaurie, Jean The Last Kings of Thule a Year Among the Polar Eskimos of Greenland
New York Thomas y Crowell 1956 First American Edition.. Cloth Very Good Very Good Anthropology Illustrated with Maps, Drawings and Photographs 
Colorful unclipped dustjacket, slight edgewear. owner's name. Errata laid on title pg. Translated from the french by Gwendolen Freeman. Preface by G. de Poncins. 295 pgs index. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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20 Maugham, William Somerset The Explorer
New York The Baker and Taylor Co 1909 First American Edition. Decorative Cloth Very Good Literature Coates 
Green/cream/gilt boards, clean, color frontispiece by Graham Coates. First American edition, first printing Jan. 1909. nice copy. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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