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An Historical Account of the Cirmcumnavigation of the Globe
An Historical Account of the Cirmcumnavigation of the Globe

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1837. NF. Small 8vo. Illustrated. Later one quarter black morocco. Spine label lettered in gilt. Marbled boards with new endpapers. 366 pages with 11 pages of ads. Indexed. A very attractive copy. READ MORE
Price: $85.00
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Journal Of Commodore Goodenough, During His Last Command As Senior Officer Of The Australian Station, 1873-1875, Edited With A Memoir, By His Widow
Journal Of Commodore Goodenough, During His Last Command As Senior Officer Of The Australian Station, 1873-1875, Edited With A Memoir, By His Widow

London: Henry S. King & Co. 1876. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Original ocean blue cloth, decorated and lettered in gilt. Beveled edges. A very gracious and thoughtfull gift inscription at the half-title, dated July 1876. With many illustrations and three extremely large and complete fold-out maps, one bound in and two in a pocket on the inside rear board... READ MORE
Price: $300.00
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The Eastern Archipelago, A Description Of The Scenery, Animal And Vegetable Life, People, And Physical Wonders Of The Islands In The Eastern Seas. WILLIAM HENRY DAVENPORT ADAMS.
The Eastern Archipelago, A Description Of The Scenery, Animal And Vegetable Life, People, And Physical Wonders Of The Islands In The Eastern Seas.

London: T. Nelson And Sons, 1880. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Original brown cloth, decorated in gilt and black, with beveled boards. AEG. Spine beautifully decorated in gilt. With thirty five full page plates and twenty in-text illustrations as well as a full-page map. An exceptionally clean, bright and pleasing copy. READ MORE
Price: $200.00
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Stanley In Africa. JAMES P. BOYD.
Stanley In Africa

Philadelphia: P. W. Ziegler & Co. 1889. FIRST. G. READ MORE
Price: $50.00
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Voyages to Various Parts of The World Made Between the Years 1799 and 1844. GEORGE COGGESHALL.
Voyages to Various Parts of The World Made Between the Years 1799 and 1844

New York: D. Appleton, 1851. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Original plum colored cloth over boards. Covers are blind-stamped in an elaborate pattern. Lettered and ornamented in gilt on the spine. Engraved frontis and four tinted lithographs of sailing ships. Moderate foxing scattered throughout. A very clean, bright, solid, complete copy that has not been restored and needs no restoration. READ MORE
Price: $300.00
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Captain Cook's Voyages Round The World With An Introductory Life By M. B. Synge. CAPTAIN JAMES COOK.
Captain Cook's Voyages Round The World With An Introductory Life By M. B. Synge

London: Thomas Nelson And Sons, 1897. Hardcover. Very Good. Original dark blue cloth lettered and decorated in gilt on beveled boards. Twenty seven illustrated plates. Some staining to the fore-edge else, a clean and solid reprint edition. READ MORE
Price: $65.00
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Narrative of the North Polar Expedition, U.S. Ship Polaris. C. H. DAVIS.
Narrative of the North Polar Expedition, U.S. Ship Polaris

Washington: Government Printing Office, 1876. FIRST. VG. Thick 4to, orange/yellow cloth stamped in gilt including front cover vignette of a sled-dog team. Plain endpapers. 696 pages, steel-engraved frontis and frontis portrait. Six full-page maps, two charts printed in color, 35 full-page wood engraved illustrations, and numerous engraved tail-pieces. Spine darkened somewhat. A very solid and complete copy. This is an... READ MORE
Price: $375.00
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The Voyage of the Jeannette. GEORGE W. DE LONG.
The Voyage of the Jeannette

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1887. NF. A very clean, bright and attractive copy. Some professional restoration done. New endpapers. Original illustrated brown cloth. All maps present, including the folding map in rear pocket. READ MORE
Price: $350.00
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Our Journal In The Pacific By The Officers Of The H.M.S. "Zealous" S. EARDLEY-WILMOT.
Our Journal In The Pacific By The Officers Of The H.M.S. "Zealous"

London: Longmans, Green, And Co. 1873. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine. A beatifully preserved copy in all respects. Now re-bound in full grained sea blue leather with the illustration from the original cloth edition centered on the front panel. The spine has six compartments and is lettered in gilt. Profusely illustrated and with a large fold-out map present at the... READ MORE
Price: $650.00
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Voyages & Discoveries In The South Seas 1792-1832. CAPTAIN EDMUND FANNING.
Voyages & Discoveries In The South Seas 1792-1832

Salem: Marine Research Society, 1924. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. A very clean, bright and solid copy of this volume. Original navy blue cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine. Illustrated map endpapers. Very small previous owner signature along the top margin of the front free endpaper. Thirty two illustrations. READ MORE
Price: $65.00
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Ice Island. R. FRANK.
Ice Island

New York: Thomas Crowell, 1957. VG / VG. Previous owner stamp. Some tape repair to the jacket. READ MORE
Price: $10.00
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Book of the Seven Seas. PETER FREUCHEN.
Book of the Seven Seas

New York: Julian Messner, 1957. NF / G. A nice copy in a jacket which shows minor overall wear, but remains complete and bright. READ MORE
Price: $6.00
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The Land Dayaks Of Sarawak. W. R. GEDDES.
The Land Dayaks Of Sarawak

London: Her Majesty's Stationary Office, 1954. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. Original wrappers now bound in full hard cloth covered boards of red buckram, lettered in gilt. Large folio. A fine copy in all respects. Fold-out chart of Genealogical Relationships of Housholds is present and without flaw as is the fold-out map. Illustrated with in-text charts as well as black and... READ MORE
Price: $100.00
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The Prison Of Weltevreden; And A Glance At The East Indian Archipelago. WALTER M. GIBSON.
The Prison Of Weltevreden; And A Glance At The East Indian Archipelago

New York: J. C. Riker, 1955. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Orginal pressed cloth on boards, with lettering in gilt on the spine. Rear panel with two small abrasions, one the size of a dime and the other one/fourth of that same dime. Illustrated throughout with full page engravings and dozens of in-text drawings. A clean and solid copy of... READ MORE
Price: $175.00
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Down the Great River. CAPTAIN WILLARD GLAZIER.
Down the Great River

Philadelphia: Hubbard Brothers, 1888. VG. Lovely copy of the second edition. Illustrated cover shows a map with the course of the Mississippi. READ MORE
Price: $125.00
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Navigantium Atque Itinerantium Bibliotheca...or a Compleat Collection of Voyages. JOHN HARRIS.
Navigantium Atque Itinerantium Bibliotheca...or a Compleat Collection of Voyages ....

London: Thomas Bennet, 1705. First edition. NF. Small folio. Two volumes. Double columns with marginal notes. Consists of 9 maps, single page, double page and several part folding maps. 19 full page engravings depicting various scenes, i.e., wildlife, architecture etc. "A collection of all known voyages; ... The first edition is valuable for the original impressions of the fine series... READ MORE
Price: $7,500.00
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Historic Ships. RUPERT HOLLAND.
Historic Ships

Philadelphia: Macrae - Smith - Co. 1926. First edition. Hardcover. Fine. A near perfect copy. Very bright and pleasing. Naval history. Illustrated endpapers. Illustrated throughout. READ MORE
Price: $50.00
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Historic Ships. RUPERT HOLLAND.
Historic Ships

Philadelphia: Macrae - Smith - Co. 1926. FIRST. VG. A bit worn around the edges, still, a nice copy. READ MORE
Price: $25.00
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The Story Of The L.M.S., 1795-1895. C. SILVESTER HORNE.
The Story Of The L.M.S., 1795-1895

London: London Missionary Society, 1894. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Original pale green cloth with illustrated portraits in the corners and decoration and lettering on the front panel. L.M.S. is The London Missionary Society and this is their story of preaching the Gospels to the natives of the South Pacific. The spine lettering is somwhat darkened though still readable. Profusely... READ MORE
Price: $60.00
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The Spirit of St. Louis. CHARLES A. LINDBERGH.
The Spirit of St. Louis

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1953. NF / NF. A puzzle. A lovely copy in like dust jacket. The jacket has a price but a mention that the book is a BMOC. The Scribner "A" is present on the copyright page. There is a dimple on the rear board. READ MORE
Price: $125.00
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The Quest Of The Golden Fly: A Strange Adventure In The Heart Of Savage Papua. S. G. MACDONELL.
The Quest Of The Golden Fly: A Strange Adventure In The Heart Of Savage Papua

London: Quality Press, (1938). First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Original orange cloth lettered in black on the spine. All edges with some minor foxing spots. Some minor foxing to the prelims and the title page, then clear for the remainder of the book. Fifteen illustrations and a map frontispiece. A solid and pleasing copy. READ MORE
Price: $65.00
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Across Papua: Being An Account Of A Voyage Bound, And A March Across, The Territory Of Papua, With The Royal Commission. COLONEL KENNETH MACKAY.
Across Papua: Being An Account Of A Voyage Bound, And A March Across, The Territory Of Papua, With The Royal Commission

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1909. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. A very clean, bright and pleasing copy of this very scarce volume. Contains forty photographic plates and a large fold-out map. Previous owner book-plate to the front paste-down, else fine. Original dark blue cloth, lettered in gilt on the spine. teg. There is an area of bubbling along the spine. READ MORE
Price: $150.00
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The Cruise of the Montauk to Bermuda, the West Indies and Florida. JAMES MCQUADE.
The Cruise of the Montauk to Bermuda, the West Indies and Florida

New York: Thomas R. Knox, 1885. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. Original pictoral dark green cloth stamped in gilt and black. a.e.g. xv and 441 pages. Many black and white illustrations. Tipped in "Finis" memorial note commemorating Commodore Platt of the New York Yacht Club at the front endpapers. Beveled edges. Some minor edgewear. A very good copy. READ MORE
Price: $300.00
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Last Days In New Guinea: Being Further Experiences Of A New Guinea Resident Magistrate. CAPTAIN C. A. W. MONCKTON.
Last Days In New Guinea: Being Further Experiences Of A New Guinea Resident Magistrate

New York: Dodd Mead And Company, 1922. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good. Original dark green cloth. Previous owner signature to the front free endpaper and another small sticker to the front paste-down. With fifty five illlustrated plates and two maps, one of which is a large fold-out with a few minor tape repairs. The spine lettering has darkened somewhat. READ MORE
Price: $75.00
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The Fatal Impact. ALAN MOORHEAD.
The Fatal Impact

New York: Harper & Row, 1966. FIRST. F / F. As new. An exceptionally clean, bright and pleasing copy. Illustrated endpapers. Illustrated throughout. As bright as the day it was issued. READ MORE
Price: $15.00


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