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Australian Golden Project Book of Australian Explorers

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $39.50

Publisher: Australia, Golden Press: No date

Seller ID: 13120107

ISBN: 0855584459

Condition: Very Good


24 pages. Covers have light creasing and superficial rubbing/wear. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. All stamps are fully intact with no broken perforations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children & Young Adult; Children's Non-Fiction; Exploration. ISBN: 0855584459. ISBN/EAN: 9780855584450. Inventory No: 13120107. Paperback View more info

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Quest for Adventure

By: Bonington, Chris

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Hodder and Stoughton: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14100117

ISBN: 0340255994

Condition: Good


448 pages. 2cm tear in cloth at base of spine. Edges of boards have superficial wear. No dust jacket with this book. Edges of pages are slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Exploration; ISBN: 0340255994. ISBN/EAN: 9780340255995. Inventory No: 14100117. Hardcover View more info

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Young Explorers of the Sea and Beyond

By: Brown, Theo W.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: USA, World Life Books: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17020298

ISBN: 0949312002

Condition: Very Good


226 pages. Edges of boards have superficial wear. Dust jacket has moderate creasing. Edges of dust jacket have moderate chips and/or tears. Page edges are lightly browned and slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Exploration; ISBN: 0949312002. ISBN/EAN: 9780949312006. Inventory No: 17020298. Hardcover View more info

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The Marching Wind

By: Clark, Leonard

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Hutchinson: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15080307

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Poor (ex-library)


This is the first UK edition. 347 pages. The cloth on the spine is quite worn and torn. Tanned pages. Dust jacket front has been cut out and pasted the the front board with the front flap pasted inside. Edgewear to covers. Ex-library with usual marks, stamps, stickers.. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Exploration; Inventory No: 15080307. Hardcover View more info

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The Last Crusade : The Epic Voyages of Vasco Da Gama

By: Cliff, Nigel

Price: $405.00

Publisher: London, Atlantic Books: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18050120

ISBN: 1848870175

Condition: Fine


This is the first UK edition. 548 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket is in excellent condtion. Dust jacket is unclipped. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. In 1498 a young captain sailed from Portugal, circumnavigated Africa, crossed the Indian Ocean, and discovered the sea route to the Indies, opening up access to the fabled wealth of the East. It was the longest voyage kno... View more info

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The Journey of Burke and Wills

By: Colwell, Max

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Australia, Lansdowne: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 13120252

ISBN: 0701819138

Condition: Very Good


152 pages. Edges of boards have superficial wear. Edges of dust jacket have light bumping. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition except for previous owner's name in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Exploration; ISBN: 0701819138. ISBN/EAN: 9780701819132. Inventory No: 13120252. Hardcover View more info

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Icemen : A History of the Arctic and it's Explorers

By: Conefrey, Mick & Jordan, Tim

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Boxtree: 1999

Seller ID: 13060765

ISBN: 0752213415

Condition: Good (ex-library)


189 pages. Ex-library with usual marks, stamps, stickers. Covers have no creasing or wear. Spine has moderate lean. Cover is protected in clear, self-adhesive laminate. Edges of pages are reasonably browned. There are few places in the world that have the mystique of the Arctic, and fewer that have attracted the same heroic breed of explorers. This book tells their story, starting in 1841 with the doomed Franklin expedition which attempted to find a sea route between the... View more info

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In Search of Columbus

By: Davies, Hunter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Sinclair-Stevenson: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14010473

ISBN: 1856190676

Condition: Very Good


This is the first UK edition. 308 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket has superficial rubbing. Edges of dust jacket have moderate wear and minor chipping. Dust jacket is unclipped. Pages are lightly tanned. Edges of pages are slightly foxed. Hunter Davies sought to make sense of the miasma of contradictory statements that have been made about Columbus. He studied the Archives of the Indies in Spain, and Columbus family documents in Italy. From thi... View more info

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Seventh Journey

By: de Blonville, Earl

Price: $53.00

Publisher: Australia, Bear Books: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author

Seller ID: 17080080

ISBN: 0980583004

Condition: Very Good


416 pages. Covers have light creasing. Corners of covers are moderately bumped. Spine is uncreased. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. This is a numbered (8) first edition copy. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Exploration; Inscribed by Author. ISBN/EAN: 9780980583007. Inventory No: 17080080. Paperback View more info

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South with Scott

By: Evans, Rear-Admiral E. R. G. R.

Price: $23.00

Publisher: London, Collins Clear-Type Press: No date

Edition: Early Edition

Seller ID: 12020457

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fair


284 pages. Piece missing at top of spine. Water damage on rear board. Tanned pages with foxing on end pages. Page edges foxed. Hinges are taped. Orange boards with a grimey spine and edgewear to boards. Color frontispiece depicting Captain Scott. Includes three maps. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Exploration; Arctic & Antarctic. Inventory No: 12020457. Hardcover View more info

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South with Scott

By: Evans, Rear-Admiral E. R. G. R.

Price: $21.00

Publisher: London, Collins Clear-Type Press: No date

Edition: Early Edition

Seller ID: 17060146

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fair


284 pages. Moderate water damage to covers, text unaffected. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Spine has considerable fading. No dust jacket with this book. Edges of pages are mildly foxed. Pages are lightly tanned. Short gift inscription in ink. Color frontispiece depicting Captain Scott. Includes three maps. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Exploration; Arctic & Antarctic. Inventory No: 17060146. Hardcover View more info

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Britannia: Rowing Alone Across the Atlantic : The Record of an Adventure

By: Fairfax, John

Price: $21.00

Publisher: London, William Kimber: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17020297

ISBN: 0718303520

Condition: Very Good


This is the first UK edition. 222 pages. Corners of boards are lightly bumped. No dust jacket with this book. Edges of pages are slightly soiled. Pages are lightly tanned. Previous owner's name in ink. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Exploration; ISBN: 0718303520. ISBN/EAN: 9780718303525. Inventory No: 17020297. Hardcover View more info

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First on the Moon : A Voyage with Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins, Edwin E. Aldrin

By: Farmer, Gene

Price: $33.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17090087

ISBN: 0718107365

Condition: Very Good


This is the first UK edition. 434 pages. Edges of boards have superficial wear. Edges of dust jacket have moderate wear and minor chips and/or tears. Dust jacket is unclipped. Pages are mildly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Exploration; ISBN: 0718107365. ISBN/EAN: 9780718107369. Inventory No: 17090087. Hardcover View more info

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Mawson and the Ice Men of the Heroic Age: Scott, Shackleton and Amundsen

By: Fitzsimons, Peter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, William Heinemann: 2012

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 18100094

ISBN: 1742752799

Condition: Good


737 pages. Covers have no creasing. Corners of covers are lightly bumped. Spine has minimal reading creases. Pages are reasonably tanned. The story of Australia's most famous polar explorer and the giants from the heroic age of polar exploration- Scott, Amundsen and Shackleton. Sir Douglas Mawson, born in 1882 and knighted in 1914, remains Australia's greatest Antarctic explorer. On 2 December 1911, his Australasian Antarctic Expedition left Hobart to explore the virgin ... View more info

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The Adventures of a Tropical Tramp

By: Foster, Harry L.

Price: $53.00

Publisher: London, John Lane, The Bodley Head: 1922

Seller ID: 12101109

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


359 pages. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Tanned pages. Previous owner's name in ink. Roughcut edges. Olive green boards are in very good order except for small patch on rear board of localized surface wear. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Travel & Places; Exploration. Inventory No: 12101109. Hardcover View more info

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Antarctic Adventure : The Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-58

By: Fuchs, Sir Vivian

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16040146

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


190 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket has mild foxing. Edges of dust jacket have substantial wear. The dust jacket has been price-clipped. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Edges of pages are significantly foxed. Pages are reasonably tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Arctic & Antarctic; Exploration. Inventory No: 16040146. Hardcover View more info

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Exploring We Would Go

By: Gatti, Ellen

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17020312

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fair


302 pages. Hinges are split at front and back making binding loose. Covers have moderate rubbing/wear. Edges of boards have moderate wear. No dust jacket with this book. Edges of pages are mildly foxed. Pages are reasonably tanned. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Exploration; Inventory No: 17020312. Hardcover View more info

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Shackleton : The Antarctic Challenge

By: Heacox, Kim

Price: $25.00

Publisher: USA, National Geographic Society: 1999

Seller ID: 15050058

ISBN: 0792275365

Condition: Near Fine


215 pages. Edges of boards have superficial wear. Edges of dust jacket have light bumping and superficial wear. Dust jacket is unclipped. Pages are clean and unmarked and in excellent condition. His name is synonymous with leadership, perseverance and physical courage. This biography of Ernest Shackleton tells the full account of the man, his life, and his four journeys to the Antarctic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Exploration. ISBN: 07922... View more info

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Africa Explored : Europeans in the Dark Continent 1769-1889

By: Hibbert, Christopher

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Allen Lane: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17030031

ISBN: 0713913711

Condition: Very Good


336 pages. Lightly tanned pages. Dust jacket has a small inconspicuous dent in the front face but is otherwise in excellent condition. Page edges slightly foxed. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Exploration; ISBN: 0713913711. ISBN/EAN: 9780713913712. Inventory No: 17030031. Hardcover View more info

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The Boys Book of Exploration

By: Hillary, Edmund

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1962

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 09100379

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Dustjacket has been wrapped in plastic which has pulled tight and wrinkled jacket, foxing on closed edges of pages. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Exploration; Inventory No: 09100379. Hardcover View more info