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SCOTT'S LAST EXPEDITION
Written by Robert Falcon Scott. Illustrated by Herbert G. Ponting.
Stock no. 2127847
Published by Folio Society. 2009. Nearly fine condition.
The Journals of Captain R.F. Scott. Blue pictorial cloth, black title to spine. B/w photos. 82 b/w photos plus 7 line drawings. Small bump to top of spine, whcih is lightly browned. Slip case is very good; bumping to edges.
THE ANTARCTIC VOYAGE OF HMAS WYATT EARP
Written by Phillip Law.
Stock no. 2127726
Published by Allen & Unwin. 1st 1995. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
In the summer of 1947-48 Australia's first Antarctic exploration since Mawson voyages of 1929-31 were undertaken in a small, old, decrepit wood ship. B/w photos. ISBN: 1863738037. Foxing to prelims and endpapers. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks.
THE QUEST FOR THE NORTHWEST PASSAGE
Written by Glyn Williams.
Stock no. 2126044
Published by Folio Society. 2007. Fine condition.
Blue/green pictorial boards. Endpapers are maps. Colour plates. 614 pages. Slip case is better than very good; a few marks and light scuffs.
DISCOVERY OF THE POLES
Written by Quintin Riley. Illustrated by Richard Taylor.
Stock no. 1317410
Published by Penguin. 1st 1957. Very good condition.
Puffin Picture Book No. 111. Oblong format, paper wraps. Colour and b/w illustrations. Minimal rubbing to cover edges.
ICE SHEETS AND LATE QUATERNARY ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE
Written by Martin J. Siegert.
Stock no. 1710875
Published by John Wiley & Sons. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition.
Card wraps. B/w diagrams. ISBN: 0471985708.
GENETIC CLASSIFICATION OF GLACIGENIC DEPOSITS
Written by R.P. Goldthwait; C.L. Matsch.
Stock no. 1710874
Published by A.A. Balkema. 1st 1988. Nearly fine condition.
Pictorial Boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 9061916941. Tape marks to endpapers.
COLD CLIMATE RESEARCH IN FINLAND
Written by Jarmo Heinonen; et al.
Stock no. 1710871
Published by Ministry Of Trade And Industry. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition.
Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour and b/w photos. 162 pages. ISBN: 9514727789. Corners bumped.
THE ROLE OF FIRE IN NORTHERN CIRCUMPOLAR ECOSYSTEMS
Written by Ross W. Wein; David A. Maclean.
Stock no. 1710825
Published by John Wiley & Sons. 1st 1983. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
Scope 18. B/w diagrams. 322 pages. ISBN: 0471102229. Tape residue to endpapers.
CIRCUMPOLAR ARCTIC FLORA
Written by Nicholas Polunin.
Stock no. 1206974
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1959. Almost very good condition.
Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. xxviii + 514 pages. B/w illustrations. Ex-lib but with very few stamps and marks to prelims. Name stamp to foredge, rear joint cracked. Library number to spine. Overall a nice bright copy.
CALL OF THE NORTH
Written by Jean Malaurie.
Stock no. 1704693
Published by Harry N. Abrams. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
An Explorer's Journey to the North Pole. Large format. Colour photos. ISBN: 0810906228. Ink mark to bottom page edge. Corners bumped.
THE LAND OF SEALS
Written by J.M. Scott.
Stock no. 1201350
Published by Hodder & Stoughton. 1st 1938. Very good condition.
Grey cloth with red titles and seal vignette. Superb double page colour illustration for title page. Numerous b/w illustrations in text. A polar adventure written for children. Book: Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Spine browned. A few scattered foxspots to contents.