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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
The Alaska Frontier.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Philadelphia. Allen, Lane and Scott. 1903., tall8vo. 26.5cm, first edition, xv,198pp, with 28 maps, index, on laid paper, in the original red linen, gilt spine and cover titles, t.e.g., fore-edge untrimmed, faint spine call number, library pocket removed from the rear endpapers else very good sound copy (s6) Smith 471. Tourville 366. Wichersham 867. Ricks p32. A.B. 1001. ". stating briefly but emphatically the title of the United States to a continuous, unbroken lisiere or strip of territory between Mount St. Elias and 54o4o'N. It includes a chronicle of international negotiations, text of documents, maps, etc, in support of the author's views".
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BALCH, Thomas Willing
The Alasko-Canadian Frontier.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Philadelphia. Press of Allen, Lane and Scott. 1902., 8vo. 23cm, secondedition, 45p., with 7 maps; printed wraps, half the upper wrap wantingotherwise fine, the least common of these pamphlets and books by Balchon this boundary. (ads) A.B. 1002. Wickersham 865. Discussion of detailsof the Anglo-Russian negotiations of 1821-25, in support of U.S. claimsin the Anglo-American dispute 1898-1903, concerning the boundary linebetween south-eastern Alaska and Canada.
$100.00 Book Number: 34503 Order / Enquire
Development of Basic Socio-Economic Units in Two Eskimo Communities.
Ottawa. National Museum, Bulletin 202. 1964., 24.5cm, x,114p., with maps, bibliography, stiff printed wraps, fine
$12.25 Book Number: 16604 Order / Enquire
Polar Bear Express Country.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Erin, Ontario. The Boston Mills Press. 1988., 28cm, 80p., maps, illustrations (from photographs), printed wraps, very good to fine (ads)
$12.50 Book Number: 25064 Order / Enquire
BARR, William & Glyndwr Williams, (Edited by).
The Voyage ofWilliam Moor and Francis Smith 1746-1747. Volume II. Hakluyt Society.Second Series. Volume 181).
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. The Hakluyt Society. 1995., 8vo,21.5cm, xv, 393p., with maps & illustrations, volume bibliography &index, blue gilt decorated cloth, fine in fine jacket.
$40.00 Book Number: 34186 Order / Enquire
BARR, William (Edited by)
Searching for Franklin: The Land Arctic Searching Expedition. James Anderson's and James Stewart's Expedition via the Back River 1855. (Third Series, No. 1).
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. The Hakluyt Society. 1999., 24.5cm, xv,292p., 13 plates, bibliography, index, blue cloth, gilt & cover logos, fine in fine jacket (s6)
$65.00 Book Number: 27084 Order / Enquire
A Day in the Arctic.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Ottawa. Geological Survey, Bulletin No. 1. 1945,, 24.5cm, 9p., 4 illustrations and a map, printed green wraps, fine
$12.50 Book Number: 20407 Order / Enquire
BEALS, Herbert K. (Edited by, and others)
Four Travel Journals. TheAmericas, Antarctica and Africa, 1775-1874. (Third Series, No.18).
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. TheHakluyt Society, published by Ashgate. 2007., 24.5cm, x,404p., illustrations, 8maps, index, blue cloth, a fine copy in fine jacket. (Tr)
$40.00 Book Number: 34438 Order / Enquire
Reports and Letters of Herbert Beaver, 1836-1838. Chaplain to the Hudson's Bay Company and Missionary to the Indians at Fort Vancouver. Edited by Thomas E. Jessett.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Portland, Oregon. Published by the Champoeg Press. 1959., sm4to. 26.5cm, xxiv,148,p., frontis view, limited to 750 copies, designed and printed by Lawton Kennedy, title page printed in red and black, (rubricated), on rag paper, green cloth, about fine. (Ar) Strathern #32. "Reports to the Governor and Committee and letters to the Deputy-Governor, with James Douglas' report on the Beaver affair, edited from the originals in the Company's Archives.
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BEE, James W. & E. Raymond Hall
Mammals of Northern Alaska.
Lawrence, Kansas. Museum of Natural History, University of Kansas.1956., 8vo. 309p., hundreds of text line illustrations, bibliography,printed wraps, trade paperback, title page clipped, else a very goodcopy
$14.00 Book Number: 15507 Order / Enquire
BEHRING SEA CLAIMS COMMISSION]
Behring Sea Claims Commission.Argument on Behalf of Great Britain. In Reply.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: N.p. Behring Sea ClaimsCommission. c.., 4to. 30cm, 31, 18pp., appendices, marbledendpapers, full pebbled morocco presenation binding, gilt titles onfront, spine torn & chipped, rear cover rubbed, very good. (ads) Ascarce presentation copy with name in gilt on front-prominent Montreallawyer and Canadian Senator, Frederick L. Belique. The "argument" ispresented by the Canadian legal councillors representing Great Britainon the Commission: Frederick Peters (Prime Minister of Prince EdwardIsland, 1891-97); Ernest V. Bodwell (Governor of British Columbia);Charles Hibbert Tupper (Canadian cabinet minister); and Frederick L.Belique. Although the Bering Sea Arbitration was settled in 1893 infavour of Great Britain, the Commission was convened to address thequestion of specific damages.
$200.00 Book Number: 33261 Order / Enquire
BELLEAU, Henri (translated by)
The Imitation of Christ. Translated into the Cree Language by His Excellency Bishop Henri Boileau, O.M.I. 1st Vicar Apostolic of James Bay.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Moosonee, Ontario. Theresa Press. 1965., 18cm, 198p., text illustrations, burgundy cloth, in fine condition. (Ar)
$50.00 Book Number: 37658 Order / Enquire