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No Horizon Is So Far: Two Women and Their Extraordinary Journey Across Antarctica, Arnesen, Liv & Ann Bancroft with Cheryl Dahle
1 No Horizon Is So Far: Two Women and Their Extraordinary Journey Across Antarctica
Arnesen, Liv & Ann Bancroft with Cheryl Dahle
New York, New York, U.S.A. Da Capo Press 2003 0-7382-0794-2 / 9780738207940 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean blue boards with white spine, blue lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 251 pgs. Illustrated with color photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Book is as new. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Gift Quality 8vo. Exploration. 010086

Price: 15.00 USD
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Skyward, Byrd, Richard E.
2 Skyward
Byrd, Richard E.
New York G. P. Putnam 1928 First Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Second Impression, SIGNED by the author. Clean unfaded blue cloth boards with unchipped gold lettering on cover and spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Hint of very light surface wear to spine corners. Pages and edges are clean. Clean map-illustrated endpapers; Signed "R. E. Byrd" on first blank page. Frontis photo portrait of Richard Byrd. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 359 pp. 020717

Price: 100.00 USD
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Little America: Town at the End of the World, Carter, Paul Allen
3 Little America: Town at the End of the World
Carter, Paul Allen
New York Columbia University Press 1979 0231046820 / 9780231046824 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded dark blue cloth boards with crisp white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white photographs, map. 301 pages with index. Dustjacket is not price clipped (15.95 on front inside flap), slight age-toning, a little wear to paper at corner tips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of a tiny community perched on the edge of the vast wasteland of Antarctica. There, in 1929, the first Americans to set foot on that continent built the first Little America as a base for Richard E. Byrd's historic flight over the South Pole. Their experiences in the bitter, sunless Antarctic winter--and the later history of Little America until its abandonment in 1959--make up a exciting adventure set in the closest thing on Earth to outer space. 022638

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The World of Ice, Dyson, James L.
4 The World of Ice
Dyson, James L.
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1962 First Hardcover Very Good+ Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original dust jacket. Blue cloth boards with bright blue decoration on cover, bright gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear, not faded, tiny tape residue marking at bottom left corner near spine. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Beautiful photo-illustrated endpapers are clean - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with awesome photographs. 292 pages with glossary + 13 page index. Dust jacket has edge chips, short closed edge tears, price clip at upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. James L. Dyson, the distinguished geologist, not only describes the world of glaciers, ice and icebergs, but tells us where the ice came from, how it formed, and how it is affecting the lives of men and other creatures near it and even in distant places. A vivid adventure in the natural world. 026840

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5 Barrow's Boys: The Original Extreme Adventures
Fleming, Fergus
New York Atlantic Monthly Press 1998 0-87113-804-2 / 9780871138040 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Clean black boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping, mere hint of wear at spine corners. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 489 pgs. with index. Illustrated. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The breathtaking story of Britain's nineteenth-century program of expeditions to the Arctic, the heart of Africa, and Antarctica. 8vo. Exploration. 009835

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6 The Crossing of Antarctica - The Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-58
Fuch, Sir Vivian and Sir Edmund Hillary
London Cassell 1959 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean blue cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers illustrated with maps. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs and maps. 558 pp. with index. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has very shallow chipping at top spine edge (1/4"), slight soiling to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020347

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The Sea and the Ice: A Naturalist in Antarctica, Halle, Louis J.; National Audubon Society
7 The Sea and the Ice: A Naturalist in Antarctica
Halle, Louis J.; National Audubon Society
Boston Published In Cooperation With The National Audubon Society By Houghton Mifflin 1973 0395154707 / 9780395154700 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Printing - A" on copyright page, in clean dust jacket. Clean navy blue cloth boards with white heron and silver lettering on cover, silver and white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean map-decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Introduction by Les Line. Illustrated with photographs, maps and diagrams. 286 pages with index. Clean jacket is unfaded, no chips, hint of wear at top and bottom spine edges, small price clip at upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. From "The Audubon Library", this is a naturalist's book, enhanced by the author's knowledge of the history, geography, and exploration of Antarctica. Halle's account is alive with the beauty, the astonishment, the uniqueness of the area, the birds of the sea, and the whales and other mammals of the sea and the ice. 021784

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The White Continent: The Story of Antarctica, Henry, Thomas R.
8 The White Continent: The Story of Antarctica
Henry, Thomas R.
New York William Sloane 1950 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
257 pgs. VG+ in VG DJ - new archival quality mylar cover. Clean blue and white cloth boards; binding tight & square. Pages clean, no names or writing inside. Clean dustjacket has not been price clipped, has some chipping at top of spine, a little wear at corners."No one who starts this book can possibly help but finish it." - John P. MarquandAdventure. 003179

Price: 10.00 USD
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Ice Story, Kimmel, Elizabeth Cody
9 Ice Story
Kimmel, Elizabeth Cody
New York Clarion Books (Houghton Mifflin) 1999 0395915244 / 9780395915240 First Trade Cloth Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (with full number line on copyright page) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded gray boards with white ship on cover, white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean gray endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with beautiful black and white photographs. 120 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025935

Price: 20.00 USD
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10 Ice Bird: The First Single-Handed Voyage to Antarctica
Lewis, David
New York W. W. Norton 1976 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. Maps on endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. 224 pgs. Illustrated with photographs in color and black & white. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, has been price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Adventure. 009067

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Icebound in Antarctica, Lewis, David & Mimi George
11 Icebound in Antarctica
Lewis, David & Mimi George
New York W. W. Norton 1988 0-393-02487-3 / 9780393024876 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean dark blue boards with lighter blue cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper, no other marks. 242 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, price clipped on inner front flap. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Author sailed to Antarctica in wnter with five other people to become intentionally incebound and study the behavior of seals, penguins, and birds in winter conditions, observe the icepack, and map the terrain. 8vo. Antarctica. 014048

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Swimming to Antarctica: Tales of a Long-Distance Swimmer, Lynne Cox
12 Swimming to Antarctica: Tales of a Long-Distance Swimmer
Lynne Cox
New York Alfred A. Knopf 2004 0375415076 / 9780375415074 First Hardback Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, first printing, in clean unclipped jacket. Clean gray boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 323 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (24.95 on front inside flap), unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Authors extraordinary adventures as a distance swimmer and her mystical relationship with the water. First to swim the Strait of Magellan and the first to swim the Bering Strait, also the first to swim the Cape of Good Hope (a shark emerged from the kelp, its jaws wide open, and was shot as it headed straight for her.) 022326

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The Icemen: A Novel of Antarctica, Morris, M. E.
13 The Icemen: A Novel of Antarctica
Morris, M. E.
Novato, CA Presidio 1988 0-89141-281-6 / 9780891412816 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean black boards with silver lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers (illustrated with maps); previous owner bookplate on half-title page. 330 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, price clipped corner on inner front flap. Enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 014047

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Flying The Midnight Sun - The Exploration of Antarctica by Air, Muenchen, Al
14 Flying The Midnight Sun - The Exploration of Antarctica by Air
Muenchen, Al
New York David McKay 1972 First Hardcover Fine Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean midnight blue cloth boards with small gold decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean gold endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 164 pages with index. Beautifully illustrated with drawings by the author. 164 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, has slanted crease on front panel. Rear panel is photo of author standing near Scott's hut on Ross Island, with the should of Mt. Erebus rising in the background. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of Antarctica and its exploration by air, and the fliers and explorers who have risked their lives in its skies. 026621

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15 Crossing Antarctica
Steger, Will and Jon Bowermaster
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1992 0-394-58714-6 / 9780394587141 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean blue-gray boards with stamped compass design on cover, blue cloth spine with gold lettering. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Tiny tear (under 1/8") to outside margin of half-title page. 297 pgs. Illustrated with color photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 007631

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