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Image for THIS RECKLESS BREED OF MEN: THE TRAPPERS & FUR TRADERS OF THE SOUTHWEST.

THIS RECKLESS BREED OF MEN: THE TRAPPERS & FUR TRADERS OF THE SOUTHWEST.

By: Cleland, Robert Glass (1885-1957)

Price: $46.95

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33456

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xvi,362,xx pages; Clean condition, DJ w/ smallish chip at crown, elegant color plates. 1st ed, 4th printing. View more info

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UNDER THE POLE STAR, THE OXFORD UNIVERSITY ARCTIC EXPEDITION 1935-6 WITH NUMEROUS GRAVURE PLATES AND MAPS (G)

By: Glen, A R ; Croft, N A C

Price: $352.45

Publisher: London, Methuen & Co,: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26961

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


ARCTIC; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Sepia, color, b/w; 4to 11" - 13" tall; xv, 365 pages; UNDER THE POLE STAR, THE OXFORD UNIVERSITY ARCTIC EXPEDITION 1935-6 WITH NUMEROUS GRAVURE PLATES AND MAPS. Ink gift inscription on front free endpaper. Foldouts, etc. 1st ed. , XV, (1) ,365,(1) p. , fold. Col. Lithogr. Map, 48 plates and 21 maps/ diagrams, orig. Blue cl. , 4to. Arctic Bibliography 5813. Narrati... View more info

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Army Exploration in the American West 1803-1863

By: Goetzmann, William H.

Price: $178.55

Publisher: New Hampshire, Texas State Historical Assn: 1991

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 22301

ISBN: 0876111118

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Military; Western; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; Fred H. and Ella Mae Moore Texas History Reprint Series; B/w maps; 9.75 x 2.25 x 6.5 Inches; 16 pages; William H. Goetzmann. Army Exploration In The American West: 1803 - 1863. (1960). 509pp. Corners bumped. Title page signed & inscribed by author. 5 folding maps in pocket. From Kit Carson to the Mormon Wars - the trials, triumphs and works of the Army's cartogr... View more info

Image for SACAJAWEA: A GUIDE AND INTERPRETER OF THE LEWIS AND CLARK EXPEDITION, WITH AN ACCOUNT OF THETRAVELS OF TOUSSAINT CHARBONNEAU, AND OF JEAN BAPTISTE, THE EXPEDITION PAPOOSE.

SACAJAWEA: A GUIDE AND INTERPRETER OF THE LEWIS AND CLARK EXPEDITION, WITH AN ACCOUNT OF THETRAVELS OF TOUSSAINT CHARBONNEAU, AND OF JEAN BAPTISTE, THE EXPEDITION PAPOOSE.

By: Grace Hebard

Price: $31.91

Publisher: Mansfield Centre, Conn, Overland Trails Press: 1999

Seller ID: 25895

ISBN: 1578981689

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


American Indian; American HISTORY; Western; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 340 pages; Grace Hebard. Sacajawea: A guide and interpreter of the Lewis and Clark expedition, with an account of thetravels of Toussaint Charbonneau, and of Jean Baptiste, the expedition papoose. Mansfield Centre: Overland Trails Pr. , 1999. Facsimile of 1933 ed. Unstated limitededition. Blu... View more info

Image for A NEW VOYAGE ROUND THE WORLD, IN THE YEARS 1768, 1769, 1770, AND 1771; UNDERTAKEN BY ORDER OF HIS PRESENT MAJESTY, PERFORMED BY CAPTAIN JAMES COOKE, IN THE SHIP ENDEAVOUR, DRAWN UP FROM HIS OWN JOURNAL, AND FORM THE PAPERS OF JOSEPH BANKS… VOL I (OF 2).

A NEW VOYAGE ROUND THE WORLD, IN THE YEARS 1768, 1769, 1770, AND 1771; UNDERTAKEN BY ORDER OF HIS PRESENT MAJESTY, PERFORMED BY CAPTAIN JAMES COOKE, IN THE SHIP ENDEAVOUR, DRAWN UP FROM HIS OWN JOURNAL, AND FORM THE PAPERS OF JOSEPH BANKS… VOL I (OF 2).

By: John Hawkesworth

Price: $1,405.30

Publisher: NY, James Rivington: 1774

Seller ID: 32872

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


18th Century; Maritime; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; [2], 17, [1], 4, [2], 260p pages; A New Voyage Round The World, In The Years 1768, 1769, 1770, And 1771; Undertaken by Order of his present Majesty, performed by Captain James Cooke, In the Ship Endeavour, Drawn up from his own Journal, and form the Papers of Joseph Banks… Vol I (of 2). Contemp leather. Covers scuffed, edgeworn, lacking eps and both plates though small part of folding map is present. Foxed, some sta... View more info

Image for The Remarkable Life, Adventures And Discoveries Of Sebastian Cabot, Of Bristol, The Founder Of Great Britain's Maritime Power, Discoverer Of America, And Its First Colonizer.

The Remarkable Life, Adventures And Discoveries Of Sebastian Cabot, Of Bristol, The Founder Of Great Britain's Maritime Power, Discoverer Of America, And Its First Colonizer.

By: Nicholls, J. F.

Price: $267.90

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Son and Marston: 1869

Edition: Presumed 1st

Seller ID: 17766

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Bright russet , gilt and black cloth, part of cloth spine missing. Front cover has been reattached with a white linen hinge and fep, frontis, tissue and title page reinserted. Colored dk grn end papers. First 4 leaves with slight chipping to outer edge Deaccessioned from Brooklyn Historical Society collection. View more info

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A HISTORY OF THE LEWIS AND CLARK JOURNALS

By: Paul Cutright

Price: $46.95

Publisher: Mansfield Centre, CT, Martino: 2000

Seller ID: 25894

ISBN: 1578982472

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


American HISTORY; Travel; FRONTIER; Western; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 311 pages; Paul Cutright. A History Of The LewisAnd Clark Journals. (Mansfield Centre: Martino, 2000). Facsimile of 1976 ed. One of 150, not numbered. Uniform color blue cloth. View more info

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THE NORTH POLE: ITS DISCOVERY IN 1909 UNDER THE AUSPICES OF THE PEARY ARCTIC CLUB

By: Peary, Robert E.

Price: $281.95

Publisher: New York:, F. A. Stokes,: 1910

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 26953

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


North POLE; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 373 pages; Orig. Gilt-lettered pictorial blue cloth, gilt, T. E. G. ; corners lightly bumped, . With 8 color plates, numerous b/w photo plates, lg. Fold. Color map. Light foxing to endpapers, pencil marks on front pastedown. Inscribed on front free endpaper by noted Polar explorer Vilhjalmur Stefansson, "For the Library of E. H. Wheeler... View more info

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North to The Pole

By: Steger, Will; Schurke, Paul

Price: $23.45

Publisher: NY, (New York: Times Books) ,: (1987).

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26955

ISBN: 5550691329

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Polar Exploration; North POLE; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Orig. Silver-lettered red cloth spine & pictorial white bds. , d/j (slight adhesive residue to panels). Photo plates. Signed by Steger & Schurke on 1/2 title. ; Signed by All Authors View more info