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Faces of the Old North.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Toronto. McGraw- Hill Ryerson. 1974., 23.5cm, 133p., illustrations, brown cloth, fine in very good jacket (s6) Stories of sixteen people who chosen to live in isolation; among them Bill Smith, canoe maker
$12.50 Book Number: 26773 Order / Enquire
The Danish Ingolf - Expedition. Volume III. 4. Copepoda I. Calanoida Amphascandria.
Copenhagen. Printed by Bianco Luno. 1915., folio. 33.5cm, 260,(2)pp. +8 plates and 79 text figures, bibliography, wraps, library cloth taped along spine, rear cover chipped & torn along lower edge, very good (scs). A study based on the collections made on the cruise of the "Ingolf" on the Danish East Greenland Expedition in 1900. Seventy-nine, including thirteen new, species of plankton-copepods are studied in great detail.
$70.00 Book Number: 12502 Order / Enquire
WOODS, Henry F.
God's Loaded Dice. Alaska 1897-1930. By Edward E.P. Morgan in collaboration with Henry F. Woods. Caldwell,
Idaho. The Caxton Printers. 1948., 23.5cm, 298p., limited to 1000 copies of which this is number 396 and signed by the author, with 27 plates, green cloth with gilt titles and decorations on spine, partially uncut, a fine copy in good jacket (S6)
$14.00 Book Number: 16398 Order / Enquire
The Journal of John Work. A chief-trader of theHudson's Bay Co. during his expedition from Vancouver to the Flatheadsand Blackfeet of the Pacific Northwest. Edited, and with account of theFur Trade in the Northwest, and Life of Work. by William S. Lewis & PaulC. Phillips.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Cleveland. The Arthur H. Clark Company. 1923., 8vo, 24cm,209p., limited edition of 1000 copies, frontis portrait, map & 4 plates,bibliography, dark blue ribbed cloth, gilt spine titles, t.e.g., restuntrimmed and mainly uncut, a fine copy, rare. (ads)
|$299.99||Book Number: 32189||Order / Enquire|
WRIGHT, G. Frederick
The Ice Age in North America, and its bearings upon the Antiquity of Man. With an appendix on "The Probable Cause or Glaciation". By Warren Upham.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: New York & London. D. Appleton and Company & Caxton House. 1889., 8vo, 22.5cm, xviii,622,p., ad., with 143 full page and text illustrations, (including diagrams and many maps); plus 3 folded maps (inc. 1 of Alaska, in colour), in the original decorated pictorial brown cloth stamped in gilt and dark brown, some slight wear at the spine edges and corners, very good to fine copy "J.B. Tyrrell" Copy, with his signature on the title page. (S6) - A.B. 19710. Contents include: What is a glacier? Existing glaciers on the Pacific coast (including Alaska). The Muir Glacier. Glaciers of Greenland. Glaciers in other parts of the World.By the author of - Greenland Icefields and Life in the North Atlantic,.
$249.99 Book Number: 24632 Order / Enquire
The Aberdeen Site, Keewatin District, N.W.T.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Ottawa. National Museum of Man. National Museums of Canada. July 1972., 27.5cm, 98p., with illustrations, printed wraps, a near fine copy (ds5) Mercury Series. Archaeological Survey of Canada. Paper No. 2.
$30.00 Book Number: 31001 Order / Enquire
WRIGHT, John K.
The Open Polar Sea. IN: The Geographical Review. Vol. XLIII. No. 3. July, 1953.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Ottawa. Directorate of History, Monograph No. 4. 1987., 25cm, pp.338-363, 1 illustration, 1 map, footnotes, grey printed wraps, very good to fine (Ads). - The author argues against the popular belief of the existence of an open arctic sea. He was advised on the content of the paper by his friend, Dr. Vilhjalmur Stefansson.
$12.50 Book Number: 29594 Order / Enquire
The Big Nail. The Story of the Cook-Peary Feud.
New York. The John Day Co. 1970., 21.5cm, 363p. with 7 illustrations and 6 maps, fine in very good jacket
$8.75 Book Number: 17683 Order / Enquire
The Big Nail. The Story of the Cook-Peary Feud.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: New York. The John Day Co., 1970. 21.5cm, 363p. with 7 illustrations and 6 maps, very good to fine copy in jacket
$17.50 Book Number: 4704 Order / Enquire
Quest for Franklin.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. Heinemann. 1959., 21.5cm, xii,258p. frontis and 8 plates, 4 text illustrations, 4 maps,bibliography, index, black cloth, a very good copy in very good chippedjacket. (ads)
$25.00 Book Number: 36259 Order / Enquire
[ GRAHAM, Harry]. by "Col. D. Steamer"
Across Canada to the Klondyke. Being the journal of a ten thousand mile tour through the "Great North West", July 19th - October 13th, 1900.
Tenafly, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Toronto. Methuen. 1984., 23cm, 182p. with 32 illustrations and 4 maps, appendices, bibliography, geographical sources, fine in near fine jacket (s6.9)
$17.50 Book Number: 7799 Order / Enquire
Proceedings of the Alaskan Science Conference of the National Academy of Sciences National Research Council, Washington, November 9-11, 1950.
Washington. 1951., 25cm., 216p., index of authors, printed stiff grey wraps, very good (S6)
|$17.50||Book Number: 14202||Order / Enquire|
[BYRD]. Paramount Newsreel Men.
With Admiral Byrd in Little America. The story of Little America with pictures by Paramount Newsreel Cameramen and the story of their adventures.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Racine, Wisconsin. Whitman Publishing Co. ., Sq16mo, 16x 15.5cm, 90,p., plus 42 full page illustrations from photographs, in the original colour illustrated paper over boards, printed on newsprint, some slight wear at the spine edge, relatively a very good to fine copy (s6)
$25.00 Book Number: 25803 Order / Enquire
[CANADA]. Department of Transport
Navigation Conditions on the Hudson bay Route from the Atlantic Seaboard to Port Churchill. Season of Navigation 1936.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Ottawa. Department of Transport. 1937., 24.5cm, 105p., colour frontis map, 2 illustrations, tables, glossary, blue printed wraps, near fine (Ads) - A 1936 report compiled from information received from 13 mercantile vessels including Department of Transport vessels "N.B. McLean" and "Ocean Eagle" and the Hudson's Bay Company's R.M.S. "Nascopie" under Captain T.F. Smellie. Meteorological Reports are given from 5 northern Radio Stations.
$17.50 Book Number: 24443 Order / Enquire
[CHARLEBOIS, Mgr. O.]
Mgr. O. Charlebois, chez les Esquimaux. Notes De Voyage, Visite Pastorale, Ordination, Etc.
Ottawa. Le Droit. nd. [1924?], . 12mo, 18cm, 34p., map and 5 plates, original printed wraps, fine Biography of Oblate missionary Ovide Charlebois (1862-1933), the first bishop of Keewatin.
$15.75 Book Number: 17337 Order / Enquire