Adventure & Exploration
New York: J. S. Ogilvie Publishing Co. 1908 paperback 8vo, 119pp+ advertisements. An extremely rare find, OCLC search showed only one copy. This copy features numerous plate illustrations and is in very good condition. There is a 3/4" section missing from the covering of the spine head, otherwise general light...
Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1949. First edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in blue cloth, dust jacket. 354pp. map endpapers by Julius Griffith. Very good in good dust jacket. Large perforation to rear dj panel, shallow chipping and perforations to dj extremities, else dj is complete, unclipped, and housed in mylar. Edges toned...
New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, Complete in two volumes. 1924. First American Edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in black cloth with gilt titles. 387,423pp. with illustrations throughout. Very good. Some scuffing to boards. Tape residue on front and rear pastedowns, offsetting to endpapers, else clean and readable. 2vo.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, Reprint, 1907. Cloth hardcover, illustrated, 380 pp., clean unmarked text, Very Good copy, soiling or age-toning to the pages and page-edges, some soiling to the covers, light bumping or wear to the tips of the covers, no dust jacket.
Morgantown: The Acme Publishing Company, First edition. 1901. Red cloth hardcover with gilt title on the front cover, 147 pp., illustrated, clean unmarked text, Fair copy, large tear to the frontispiece portrait, soiling and age-toning to the pages and page-edges, soiling and discoloration to the covers, rubbing and some edgewear...
New York: Lee and Shepard, 1873 Hardcover, edition not stated. Green cloth boards, gilt tittle to spine, with an illustration to the spine, also gilt, of two figures in rough dress in an outdoor scene. Overall condition rates as Fair to Good-. Exterior: The boards are rubbed and spotted, the...
London: Cassell and Company, First edition, 1910. Pictorial cloth hardcover with gilt titles, 272 pp., illustrated (including fold-out frontispiece), clean unmarked text, Very Good copy, owner's signature on the front flyleaf, soiling and age-toning to some pages (including the frontispiece), fading to the image on the spine, rubbing and wear...
Bucks, England: Colin Smythe, 1974, edition not stated. Softcover, in Very Good condition, with the light shelf wear, and light soil to the edges of the text block, corners bumped, else clean and tight. Five fold out maps, to the rear pocket, are in Fine condition. Pages: 65.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1948, Edition not stated. Hardcover in Very Good condition, with light shelf wear.
London: John Murray, First edition, 1972, hardcover, large octavo, 288pp., illustrated in color and b&w. Book fine, binding tight, text clean bright and unmarked. DJ near fine with hint of edgewear.
Boston: Waitem Peirce, and Co, 1846. Twelfth edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in original red cloth with gilt spine title and decoration. 395pp. engraved frontis and illustrations. Very good. In previous owner's tan paper dust jacket with hand written title, which is foxed and perforated at joints but remains complete. Toning to...
Philadelphia: G. G. Evans, Early edition, 1858. Brown cloth hardcover with gilt title on the spine, 446 pp., clean unmarked text, Good copy, soiling and age-toning to the pages and the page-edges, wear to the edges of some pages including creasing and tearing, soiling and some discoloration to the covers...
London: Geoffrey Cumberlege / Oxford University Press, Second printing, 1949. Cloth hardcover in dust jacket, 237 pp., illustrated (including fold-out map at rear), clean unmarked text, Very Good copy in Good price-clipped dust jacket, previous owner's ink signature on the verso of the rear flyleaf, some age-toning to the outer...
Washington DC: National Aeronautics And Space Administration, Hardcover with green buckram boards in dust jacket, 2008, octavo, 857pp., not illustrated. Book fine, binding tight, text clean bright and unmarked. DJ near fine with mild rubbing.
Nevada City: Harold Berliner, Limited first edition (ours is number 265 of 750 numbered copies), 1975. Cloth hardcover, 47 pp., clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy, no dust jacket.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, INSCRIBED by J. Alden Loring to naturalist and hunter John M. Phillips on the front flyleaf. 1914. First edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in orange pictorial cloth. 301pp. frontis, illustrated with plates. Very good. Spine toned, title faded, light soil and finger smudging to boards. Internally clean...
Washington DC: Smithsonian, 1994 Hardcover in Fine condition, with an owner signature to the front free end paper, in a Fine dust jacket. Pages: 288.
New York: G.P. Putnam & Co. First edition, 1852, hardcover, octavo, 230pp., not illustrated. Book VG with spine ends and corners worn, rubbing and soil to boards and spine, gilt decoration of front board shows some discoloration, binding tight, previous owner's signature to front flyleaf, text bright with some foxing...
New York: New Amsterdam Book Co. Complete in 2 volumes. 1902. Hardcovers, 12mos., cream cloth. 355, 360 pp. Good. Extremities bumped. Spines sunned. Two pink stains to top edge of vol. 1. Heavy staining to bottom half of pages in vol. 2. Previous owner's bookplate to both front flyleaves. Map in rear pocket of vol. 2.
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, First edition, 1927, hardcover, octavo, 287pp., illustrated in b&w. Book VG with mild wear to spine ends and corners, gilt of spine dulled but handsome and bright on front board, mild rubbing, binding tight, previous owner's stickers to pastedowns, endpapers foxed, otherwise text clean and unmarked. No...
New York: National Travel Club, First edition, 1933. Cloth hardcover, 327 pp., illustrated, clean unmarked text, Very Good copy, a bit of foxing or age-toning to the outer pages and page-edges, some soiling to the covers and fading to the titles, rubbing and minor wear to the edges of the...
New York: Catalan, 1988, First Edition in English, Softcover, 118 pp. About Fine; clean and unmarked contents.
London: T. Nelson and Sons, 1869. First English language edition. Hardcover, 8vo. in full dark green leather with five raised bands, gilt title and decoration, all edges gilt. 624pp. illustrated with plates and in text engravings by W. Freeman, Foulquier, and Yan Dargent. Good plus. Rubbing, surface loss to boards...