London: Allen Lane, 1982. Color and b/w Illus. 8vo, blue cloth, d.w. (London): Allen Lane, (1982). Very good.
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illus. square 8vo, cloth, d.w. N.Y.: Knopf, 1998. vg.
illus. 8vo, cloth; (corners bumped, bottom of spine lightly worn, small dampstain in margin). London: Travel Book Club, n.d. Author was a member of the Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey Expedition, Hope Bay, 1954-6.
Illus. London, 1964. A Chief Chemist's memoir of 20 years whaling in the Antarctic Ocean.
New York: Henry Holt, 1932. 8vo, original green cloth, lacks front flyleaf, ex-lib with usual markings. New York: Henry Holt, (1932).
New York: Illman & Pilbrow, 1835. Map (diptych). Two engravings with original hand coloring. Each page measures 15" x 12 3/8". Great world map set, showing the Northern and Southern Hemispheres. Both sheets in very good condition, with only minor aging and a few small tears to edges.
illus. 405pp. 8vo, cloth; (spine faded and lightly spotted, otherwise very good). N.Y.: Putnam, 1935.
New York: Putnam, 1930. 74 Illus. and maps. 422pp. 8vo, blue cloth, spine soiled. New York: Putnam, 1930.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1992. 8vo, 1/2 white cloth, d.w. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1992. Very good.
New York: Barnes & Noble, 2004. 4 maps. 613pp. 8vo, pr. wrs. New York: Barnes & Noble, (2004). Very good.
Venice: Vincenzo Coronelli. Map. Engraving with hand color. Sheet measures 19.5" x 26.25". This lovely map of the Eastern Hemisphere was issued by Vincenzo Coronelli in circa 1691. The map covers the continents of Africa, Europe, Asia and Australia in detail and includes the discoveries made by Abel Tasman in Australia. The map is cartographically based on Coronelli's large gores from 1688, which were themselves derived from the manuscript globes constructed for Louis XI in 1683. An early mapping of...
many color illus. 4to, boards, d.w. N.Y.: World, (1974). vg.
Indianapolis: George F. Cram & Co. Tabletop globe. 12 inch diameter. 18 inches tall including decorative cat-iron and turned wood stand on circular base. 12 chromolithograph gores. Circular overlabel in South Indian Ocean, signed below label. Some general light crackling and soiling to gores, a couple small scratches with paper loss, some light wear to stand. This wonderful commemorative globe was editioned to celebrate Richard E. Byrd's historic Antarctic expedition of 1928-1930. In 1929, Byrd launched his famous flight to...
Berlin: Reimer, 1904. 21 folding maps and plates, 400 text illustrations. 668pp. thick 4to, gray cloth backed pictorial boards; (ex-lib). Berlin, 1904. First edition. Very good. "valuable scientific results were obtained." J.N.L. Baker.
illus. 8vo, cloth, d.w.; (paint of front cover and d.w.). N.Y.: Dutton, 1955.
illus. 8vo, cloth, d.w. N.Y.: Norton, (1997). vg.
Washington: Natrional Geographic, 1999. Color and b/w Illus. 4to, 1/2 blue cloth, d.w. lightly soiled, bottom edges of cloth rubbed. Washington: National Geographic, (1999).
New York: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1994. 296 pages, 8vo, blue cloth backed blue boards, dust wrapper. First edition. New York: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 1994. A near fine copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper. Presentation copy, signed in full on the title page, "For Marilyn - near & far"
illus. 8vo, cloth, d.w.; (d.w. torn, cloth lightly soiled). London: Oldhams Press, (1951). Narrative of a 1950 rescue mission to Stonington Island, Antarctica.
New York: Harper, 1931. Ed. by M. I. Ross. Color Frontis., b/w Illus. 8vo, original blue cloth, cloth soiled, ex-lib, lettering on spine faded, spine sunned. New York: Harper, 1931.
illus. 8vo, cloth; (corners bumped). London: Travel Book Club, n.d.
Philadelphia: John C. Winston, 1930. Color Frontis., many b/w Illus. 8vo, pictorial cloth, back cover soiled, covers bowed, bottom of spine lightly worn, edges of corners lightly worn and lightly bumped. Philadelphia: John C. Winston, (1930).
illus. 8vo, cloth, d.w.; (most of d.w. lacking, spine sunned, bottom of back cover lightly dampstained). London: Metheun, (1927).
New York: Century, 1926. Illus. 8vo, original green cloth, spine ends worn, ex-lib with usual markings. New York: Century, (1926).
London: Carlton Books, 2002. Many photo Illus., several in color. 128pp. 4to, pr. wrs. (London): Carlton Books, (2002). Very good.