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Peep at the Esquimaux, or, Scenes on the Ice, to Which Is Annexed, a Polar Pastoral.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Montreal. Osiris Publications, Montreal. 1973., 12mo, 17cm, viii,58,p., many illustrations, facsimile edition, limited to 500 copies, stiff red wraps with paper label, near fine (Ads). Reprint of an Arctic juvenile, written in 1825 in narrative poetic style, on the manners and customers of the Eskimo.
$10.00 Book Number: 20750 Order / Enquire
The Copper Eskimos. An area economic survey. 1963.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Ottawa. Industrial Division, Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources. 1964., 4to, 27.5cm., v,194p., illustrated with 17 black and white photographs, 14 maps, 40 tables, 1 figure, 15 appendices, stiff printed wraps, reinforced spine, fine copy (Ads).
$20.00 Book Number: 22683 Order / Enquire
AMERICAN Geographical Society, Bulletin of the
Vox XIX, No. 3. Sept 30th, 1887.
New York. The Society. 1887., 8vo. Pp225-336, folding map, original printed wraps, slightly dust worn else near fine Contains: Peary, R.E. A Reconnaissance of the Greenland Inland Ice. - Boas, F. Census and Reservations of the Kwakiutl Nation. Etc.
$70.00 Book Number: 17300 Order / Enquire
Canadian Alphabet Canadien.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Montreal. BernardAmtmann. 1956., 4to, 27.5cm, 209,p., leaves, with a check-list of theCatalogues issued by Bernard Amtmann since 1948, listing 3233 books,pamphlets etc., in quarter wine fabrikoid and grey boards, gilt spinetitles, a few additional annotations in the verso, very good sound copy(gar).
$40.00 Book Number: 33917 Order / Enquire
ANDREE, S.A. & Nils Strindberg & Knut Fraenkel
Med Ornen Mot Polen.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Stockholm. Albert Bonniers Forlag. 1930., 8vo. 23cm, 488p., numerous plates, illustrations, maps, folding maps (including rear folding colour map), blue cloth, very good copy (ads). - This edition appears to have more facsimiles and illustrations than the English language editions. See Ricks p24 for the English edition. For other Andree titles, Arctic Biblio. 489-499. The story of Andree's polar flight in a balloon in 1897 and the accidental discovery of the remains of his party on White Island in 1930. Arctic Bibliography, 17276.
$28.00 Book Number: 4601 Order / Enquire
Alaska. Handbook, No.86. August, 1897.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Washington. Bureau of American Republics. 1897., 23cm, 133p., issued without the map, printed wraps, some library stamps, very good. (ads)
$25.00 Book Number: 37363 Order / Enquire
Christmas in Iceland, 1940. (cover title). A happy Xmas and a good new Year. Gledileg jol og farasekt nyar. 1.Publisher, I.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Gudmundsson. Printed by Vikingsprent h.f., ., 4to. 28cm, 32p., with 20 illustrations (including 12 fromphotographs entitled "Occupation of Iceland, May 10, 1940), printedon fragile war time economy paper, colour illustrated wraps onbetter paper, very rare, WorldCAt locates only one copy. (ads) Articles include: Iceland invades England; The General's PolarBear; The Mad Girl from Miklabaer (Ghost Story); Snippets fromIceland's Past; Occupation of Iceland, Pictures;.
|$200.00||Book Number: 36643||Order / Enquire|
ARCTIC - Book Catalogue]. AMTMANN, Bernard
Arctic & Antarctic.Catalogue 133.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Montreal. Bernard Amtmann, Inc. 1960., 4to. 28cm, 54p.,stapled printed wraps, some margin annotating, very good. (ads)
$25.00 Book Number: 33505 Order / Enquire
ARCTIC Institute of North America.
Proceedings of the Arctic Basin Symposium, October 1962. Held at Hershey, Pa., under the auspices of The Arctic Institute of North America and the Office of Naval Research, U.S. Navy.
Washington, The Arctic Institute. 1963., 8vo. 23cm, 313p., numerous maps, rear folding maps, illustrations, blue cloth, near fine copy
$14.00 Book Number: 17306 Order / Enquire
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Visit of Their Excellencies The Right Hon.Roland Michener, C.C., C.D., Governor General of Canada and Mrs. Michenerto Northern Canada. April 22nd-May 2nd, 1969.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: [Ottawa. Department ofIndian Affairs and Northern Development. 1969.], 4to. 28cm, variouspaginations,(c.125pp.), itinerary, 6 maps, card indexed sections,appendices, loosely bound in 2 hole binder, mapped wraps, fine. (ads) The itinerary included Frobisher Bay, Cape Dorset, Pangnirtung, ResoluteBay, Alert, Grise Fiord, Pond Inlet, Ranklin Inlet, Eskimo Point andChurchill, with descriptions of each. The appendices are a collection ofarticles on the government, history, climate and natural history of theCanadian Eastern Arctic.
$50.00 Book Number: 31734 Order / Enquire
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Visit of Their Excellencies The Right Hon.Roland Michener, C.C., C.D., Governor General of Canada and Mrs. Michenerto Northern Canada. August 13th - August 23rd, 1970.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: [Ottawa. Departmentof Indian Affairs and Northern Development. 1970]., 4to. 28cm,unpaginated (c.85pp.), typescript, card indexed sections, loosely boundin 2 hole binder, mapped wraps, fine. (ads) The itineray includedWhitehorse, Mayo, Dawson, Old Crow, Inuvik, Tuktoyaktuk, Sachs Harbour,Holman Island, Bathurst Inlet, Yellowknife and Hay River. Withdescriptions of each community and articles about the NorthwestTerritories.
$50.00 Book Number: 31735 Order / Enquire
ARCTIC PRINT]. BROWNE, W.H.
The Sledges Arriving at the SouthernDepot Taken from: [Ten Coloured Views taken during the Arctic Expeditionof Her Majesty's Ships Enterprise and Investigator, under the command ofCaptain Sir James C. Ross. With a summary of the various Arctic Expeditionsin Search of Captain Sir John Franklin, and his Companions.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London:Ackermann & Co., 1850., tinted lithographs ca. & 27 x 18 cm (image size,actual print size is 38x28.5cm,). Matted near fine tinted lithograph. Browne served on board the "Enterprise," and led one of the four searchparties in 1849. The ten attractive lithographed views are of ice andlandscapes near Upernavik, West Greenland, and in the region of the winterquarters at Port Leopold, Whaler Point on Somerset Island, and LeopoldIsland nearby. This is the first (the others being Cresswell and May) ofthe three main Arctic view books stemming from the Franklin Searchexpeditions.
$899.98 Book Number: 33350 Order / Enquire
Dr. Lauge Koch's Greenland Expedition. (The Geographical Journal. Vol. LXX. No. 4. October 1927).
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. The Royal Geographical Society. 1927., 24.5cm, p.413, printed blue wraps, near fine (ads). - A short notice of a Danish sledge journey to Eastern Greenland made in 1927, from Scoresby Sound to Danmark Havn.
$15.00 Book Number: 26248 Order / Enquire
BALCH, Edwin Swift
The North Pole and Bradley Land.
Philadelphia. Campion and Company. [Privately Printed}. 1913., sm4to. 26.5cm, 91,p. full red linen, gilt titles on the spine and upper cover, internal library stamps, very good to fine, scarce (cgc) A.B. 999. "An attempt to present the facts, and reasons for the writer's conviction that Dr. Cook was the first to reach the North Pole".
$244.99 Book Number: 11763 Order / Enquire
BALCH, Thomas Willing
The Alasko-Canadian Frontier.
Philadelphia. Press of Allen, Lane and Scott. 1902., 8vo. 23cm, second edition, 45p., with 7 maps; printed wraps, wraps loose chipped and frayed; otherwise very good (N12) AB 1002. Wickersham 865. Discussion of details of the Anglo-Russian negotiations of 1821 to 1825, in support of U.S. claims in the Anglo-American dispute 1898-1903, concerning the boundary line between south-eastern Alaska and Canada.
$87.50 Book Number: 10201 Order / Enquire