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121 Canadian Nautical Research Society PULLEN, T.C. ROWLEY, Graham DOUGLAS, W.A.B. Northern Mariner : Journal of the Canadian Nautical Research Society. Vol. 2, No. 2, April 1992
Maritime Studies Research Unit, Memorial University of Newfoundland MUN, St. John's , 1992, 
(Canadian Nautical Research Society). The Northern Mariner : Journal of theCanadian Nautical Research Society. Vol. II, No. 2, April 1992. (St. John' s : Maritime Studies Research Unit, Memorial University of Newfoundland, 1992). Pp (4),1-101,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated pale blue card covers.Contents : T.C. Pullen's "Convoy O.N. 127 and The Loss of HMCS Ottawa, 13 September, 1942: A Personal Reminiscence" (pp 1-27); Graham Rowley's "Captain T.C. Pullen, RCN: Polar Navigator" (pp 29-49); W.A.B. Douglas (Comp.) "Captain T.C. Pullen, RCN: an Arctic bibliography" (pp 51-54, Haydon, Canadian Maritime Forces, 1945-1993 : A Select Bibliography p.21); plus bibliography and book reviews. Cover illustration : Tom Pullen on Beechey Island in 1986 at the cairn where he left documents in a metal tube thirty years earlier while commanding HMCS Labrador. Marked in red to front cover and text, else very good. 8.00

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122 CARRIGHAR, Sally Moonlight at Midday. 1st US in dj
Knopf, 1958, 
CARRIGHAR, Sally. Moonlight at Midday. N.Y.: Alfred A. Knopf, 1958. First Edition. Pp 392. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. "Alaska : Its animals, ghosts, and people, Eskimos and white settlers, its wildlife and villages and cities, as few outsiders ever see it." - from the dj. Vg in nicked dj. 25.00

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123 CARTER, W. Hodding KAYE, Russell Illustrated Viking Voyage : Retracing Leif Eriksson's Journey in an Authentic Viking Knarr
Pocket Books, New York, 2000, ISBN:0743407024 
CARTER, W. Hodding. An Illustrated Viking Voyage : Retracing Leif Eriksson's Journey in an Authentic Viking Knarr. Photographs by Russell Kaye. NY: Pocket Books, (2000). Pp. 147. 4to, brown cloth spine with white paper covered boards. The illustrated story of the author's voyage, retracing the approximate route taken across the Atlantic by Viking explorer Leif Eriksson a thousand years earlier. Vg in dj. 25.00

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124 CHAPMAN, Walker Loneliest Continent : The Story of Antarctic Discovery. 1st US in dj
New York Graphic Society, 1964, 
CHAPMAN, Walker. The Loneliest Continent : The Story of Antarctic Discovery. Greenwich, CT : New York Graphic Society Publishers, (1964). First Edition. Pp 279. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, blue cloth. Top edge spotted, bookplate,else vg in dj. 30.00

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Voyage of the Chelyuskin. US in dj , Chelyuskin) BROWN, Alec, trans.
125 Chelyuskin) BROWN, Alec, trans. Voyage of the Chelyuskin. US in dj
Macmillan, 1935, 
(Chelyuskin). The Voyage of the Chelyuskin. By Members of the Expedition. Translated by Alec Brown. With numerous Plates and Maps. N.Y.: Macmillan Company, 1935. Pp 325. 8vo, blue cloth. The story of the Chelyuskin's unsuccessful attempt at an Atlantic to Pacific polar crossing in 1933-34. Spine browned, some spotting/browning to edges, else vg in chipped, price-clipped dj. 150.00

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126 CHESTER, Sharon R. Antarctic Birds and Seals. A Pocket Guide.
Wandering Albatross, 1993, ISBN:0963851128 
CHESTER, Sharon R. Antarctic Birds and Seals. A pocket guide by Sharon R. Chester. San Mateo, California: Wandering Albatross, 1993. Pp 79. Illustrated with b/w and/or colour photos to text. 8vo, illustrated card covers. "This practical pocket guide by the co-author of The Birds of Chile presents concise descriptions of all Antarctic birds and seals. Enhancing the text are54 color photographs and 37 black and white photos and illustrations." -fr om the cover. Covers rubbed, wear to edges, ow vg. 25.00

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127 CHEVALIER, Haakon Last Voyage of the Schooner Rosamond. 1st UK in dj
Deutsch, London, 1970, ISBN:0233962476 
CHEVALIER, Haakon. The Last Voyage of the Schooner Rosamond. L.: Deutsch, (1970). First U.K. Edition. 8vo, cloth. "The Rosamond and her crew faced everything the oceans could offer, from Pacific typhoons to fog-shrouded Antarctic icebergs, from mountainous South Atlantic seas to stagnant days in thedoldrums with the sails flapping hopelessly in the humid haze, from the te rrors of Cape Horn to the welcome safety of Cape Town harbour." Vg in dj. 30.00

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128 CHRISP, J., Lt.-Comdr. South of Cape Horn : A Story of Antarctic Whaling. 1st UK no dj.
Robert Hale, London, 1958, 
CHRISP, J., Lt.-Comdr. South of Cape Horn : A Story of Antarctic Whaling . L.: Robert Hale, (1958). First UK Printing. Pp. [1]-184, frontis., + 8 p. of black and white plates. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. The author's account of three seasons' whaling aboard a whaleshipoff Antarctica, logging over 100,000 nautical miles, handling about 6,000 whales, and bringing home 415,000 barrels of whale-oil. Uncommon. Spine heavily sunned with gilt lettering predominantly worn away, edges spotted, occasional foxing, bookplate remnants to ffep, else vg. 30.00

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129 Chums Annual EVANS, E.R.G.R. CORYDON, Paul SHAW, Frank H., Capt. Chums 1929-1930.
Amalgamated Press, London, 1930, 
(Chums Annual). Chums 1929-1930. London The Amalgamated Press, Ltd., (1930). Pp (4),1-832, colour frontis + 11 colour plates. Many Text Illustrations.4to, red cloth with the image of a cowboy astride a bucking bronco, gilt t itles to front and spine. A collection of adventure stories for boys, including the following serial stories : Robert Harding's "The Frontier Afire"; Haylton Cleaver's "A House Divided"; Earle Danesford's "The Island of Ghosts"; George E. Rochester's "Jackals of the Clouds"; Capt. Frank H. Shaw's "Son o' the Seven Seas"; Rear Admiral E.R.G.R. Evans's "South with Scott"; L.C. Douthwaite's "The Third Robin Featherstone"; Haylton Cleaver's "To LeaveGreyminster"; Paul Corydon's "To Sweep the Spanish Main"; John Wheway's "T rojans, The Soccer Kings"; and Rowland Walker's "War Wings." Plus many longand short complete stories and articles, and 11 photographic plates, inclu ding “An Epic of the Arctic”; “Whaling in the Antarctic”; “The Miracle of Talking Films”; “The Calgary Stampede”; “In the World of Ice.” ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES MAY BE REQUIRED DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Wear to spine ends and corners, cloth rubbed and lightly soiled, inner hinges cracked, spotting to endpapers, else good. 60.00

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Someone Could Win a Polar Bear. 1st US in dj. , CIARDI, John GOREY, Edward
130 CIARDI, John GOREY, Edward Someone Could Win a Polar Bear. 1st US in dj.
Lippincott, 1970, 
CIARDI, John. Someone Could Win a Polar Bear. Drawings by Edward Gorey. Phil.: J.B. Lippincott, (1970). First Edition. Pp 62. 8vo, yellow cloth. Vg-fine in vg, price-clipped dj. 75.00

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131 COATES, Ken S. LACKENBAUER, P. Whitney MORRISON, William R. POELZER, Greg Arctic Front : Defending Canada in the Far North.
Thomas Allen Publishers, Toronto , 2008, ISBN:9780887623554 
COATES, Ken S., P. Whitney LACKENBAUER, William R. MORRISON, and Greg POELZER. Arctic Front : Defending Canada in the Far North. Toronto : Thomas Allen Publishers, (2008). First Printing. Pp [i]-xiii,(3),[1]-261,(3). Illustrated. Maps. Index. 8vo, white cloth, metallic blue lettering to spine. "A compelling and energetic collaboration by four of Canada's leading Northern specialists, Arctic Front is a clarion call to all Canadians about our endangered Arctic region, challenging the country to step away from the symbols and myth-making of the past and toward the urgent political, environmental,and economic realities of the 21st century." - from the dj. Stain to fore- and bottom-edge, else very good in unclipped dustjacket. 16.50

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132 COLES, Don. Sometimes All Over. Poems. First Paperback Edition.
Macmillan of Canada, Toronto, 1975, ISBN:0770512739 
COLES, Don. Sometimes All Over. Poems by Don Coles. (Toronto): Macmillan ofCanada, (1975). First Printing. Pp. (12),13-89,(7). 8vo, illustrated grey card covers with black and white lettering to front cover, black lettering to spine. The Ontario author's first collection of poems. Includes the following poems: "How We Are Swiftly", "Photograph", "Remembering That Woman", "Talking in the Dark", "Lead Cowboys", "The House", "His Unforsaken Women","The Way She Looked At Me", "A Considered Approach", "A Meeting, "Girl Rea ding F. Scott Fitzgerald on the Subway", "Thinking of You Tonight", "Angry for All the Years", "For My Daughter, Now Seven Years Old", "Child's Sandcastle", "Looking For You", "separating", "Poem of This World", "Six Meditations After the Event", "To an Older Brother Born Dead", "Divorced Child", "My Grandfather, My Grandmother", "Busy at Night at Some Adult Thing", "On Envying Two Dead Russian Lovers", "Death of a Six-Month-Old Child", "Moving Day", "Up on the Mountain", "He Imagines Himself as the Hitler", "Death of Woman", "White Horses of the Spanish Riding School in Vienna", "Polar Journey", "Happy Is He Who Has Made His Voyage", "Photograph in a Stockholm Newspaper for Marc 13, 1910", "Don't marry, Pierre, you'll waste your life trivialities", "Beautiful Blue-Eyed Finnish Witch in Turku", "Playing", "Romance", "To Sylvia Plath (1932-1963)", "Rites of Passage", "Her Passionate Letter", "Her Further Letters", "Her Last Letter", "Buchner's Dream", "Full of Years and Honours", "That Surprises Me", "Driving at an Easy Sixty", "It Is a More Than Common Privilege", "Sometimes All Over", and "Your Body Before Winter". Name inked to flyleaf, four characters inked inside rear cover, else very good. Due to its small size, shipping costs should be cheaper than quoted. 18.00

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133 COLLIER, Graham COLLIER, Patricia Graham Antarctic Odyssey in dj
Carroll & Graf , 1999, 
COLLIER, Graham. Antarctic Odyssey : In the Footsteps of the South Polar Explorers. NY: Carroll & Graf Publisher, (1999). Photographed by Patricia Graham COLLIER. Pp 194. Illustrated in color, some full page, with maps drawn by author. 4to, blue cloth. "At once a recreation of the past and an enthralling picture of the wonders that remain, Graham Collier's journeys capture the spirit of this only uninhabited continent, the last great wilderness." -from the dust jacket. Very good, with some slight abrasions to back cover of dj. 25.00

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134 Committee on Polar Research, National Research Council. Polar Research : A Survey.
ional Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC,, Washington, DC,, 1970, ISBN:030901753X 
Committee on Polar Research, National Research Council. Polar Research : A Survey. Washington, D.C. : National Academy of Sciences, 1970. Pp (4),v-xii,(2),1-204,(6). Double column. Maps, diagrams, &c in text. 4to, light blue cloth, white lettering to front & spine. Map end-papers. Chapters : 1. Summary and Recommendations; 2. Geology and Solid-Earth Geophysics of the PolarRegions. - Arctic Alaska - Arctic Canada, Greenland, and the Northernmost Atlantic Ocean Basin - Antarctica; 3. The Polar Oceans 4. Polar Glaciology [including Appendix C: Snow research and control; 5. Polar Geodesy and Cartography; 6. Polar Meteorology and Climatology; 7. Upper-Atmosphere Physics in the Polar Regions; 8. Polar Astronomy; 9. Polar Biology and Medicine. Very good. 45.00

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135 CONANT, Melvin. Long Polar Watch : Canada and the Defense of North America. First Edition in dustjacket
Published for the Council on Foreign Relations by Harper & Brothers, New York :, 1962, 
CONANT, Melvin. The Long Polar Watch : Canada and the Defense of North America. New York : Published for the Council on Foreign Relations by Harper & Brothers, 1962. First Edition. Pp (2),[i]-xii,[1]-204,(6). Endpaper maps. 8vo, black cloth spine, with tan cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine. An examination of Canada's role in the defense of North America during the ColdWar. One in a series of foreign policy books published by the Council on F oreign Relations. Contents : 1. The Strategic Force. 2. The Defense of North America, 1938-70. 3. Canadian Policies and Continental Defense. 4. The Tools of Continental Defense. 5. The Issue of Nuclear Weapons. 6. The Debate over Defense. 7. Canada's Defense Alternatives. 8. Economics of Defense. 9.Canada and the United States. Light spotting to cloth, else very good in r ubbed, torn and creased price-clipped dustjacket. 20.00

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136 COOKMAN, Scott. FRANKLIN, John, Sir. Ice Blink: The Tragic Fate of Sir John Franklin's Lost Polar Expedition. First Edition in dustjacket.
Wiley, New York, 2000, ISBN:0471377902 
COOKMAN, Scott. Ice Blink : The Tragic Fate of Sir John Franklin's Lost Polar Expedition. New York: John Wiley & Sons, (2000). First US Printing. Pp (8),ix-xii,1-244. 8vo, white boards. A lively, full retelling of the fate ofFranklin's famous expedition. "What turned the greatest Arctic expedition of the nineteenth century into the worst Arctic tragedy in history? 'Ice Blink' (the name sailors gave the haunting mirages formed by reflections off pack ice) prbes one of the most enduring mysteries in the annals of exploration -- the baffling disappearance of the largest, best-equipped expeditionof its day." - from the dustjacket. Bookplate to front flyleaf, else very good in dustjacket. 17.50

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137 COOPER, James Fenimore Sea Lions
University of Nebraska Press, 1965, 
COOPER, James Fenimore. The Sea Lions. Edited with an introduction by Warren S. Walker. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, (1965). Pp 503. 8vo, illustrated card covers. An adventure novel from the pen of one of America's most well-know authors that takes the reader from an Arctic seal hunt in the age of sail to pirate treasure in the West Indies. Rubbed, inner hinge starting, front free endpaper creatively cut by scissors, sm. abrasion to title page, ow vg. 12.00

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138 COUNTER, S. Allen HENSON, Matthew PEARY, Robert North Pole Legacy : Black, White and Eskimo. pbk.
Invisible Cities Press, Montpelier, VT, 2001, ISBN:1931229090 
COUNTER, S. Allen. North Pole Legacy : Black, White and Eskimo . Monpelier,VT: Invisible Cities Press, (2001). Pp. [i]-xii,(2),[1]-254, + 28 p. of pl ates. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated cream card covers with blue title blockto spine. "In the 1980s, Allen Counter - a neuroscientist at Harvard Unive rsity and a longtime admirer of Matthew Henson, the African American who codiscovered the North Pole with Robert Peary - heard rumours that Peary and Henson fathered sons with Eskimo women while in the Arctic. Counter arranged a visit to the remote Greenland villages where Peary and Henosn had stayed, and to his astonishment quickly discovered the living songs of Henson and Peary. North Pole Legacy tells the amazing story of Counter's deepening friendship with Anaukaq Henson and Kali Perry. As Counter's story crosses paths with that of Matthew Henson, Counter reexamines what we know about Peary's journey to the pole, in light of the new information provided by the Eskimo, who still sing songs and tell stories about Henson. To the Eskimo, Henson was the true hero, for he was the only one on the expedition who knew how to make sleds, hunt for food, and speak the Eskimo tongue." - from the rear cover. Vg. 15.00

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139 COUPER, Alastair, Philip DAWSON, Ian DEAR, Valerie FENWICK, &c. PRESTON, Antony FRIEDMAN, Norman GROVE, Eric Conway History of Seafaring in the Twentieth Century. First Edition, Paperback
Brassey's, Washington, 2000, ISBN:1574883178 
COUPER, Alastair, Philip DAWSON, &c. The Conway History of Seafaring in theTwentieth Century. With contributions by: Alastair Cooper, Philip Dawson, Ian Dear, Valerie Fenwick, Norman Friedman, Alison Gale, Eric Grove, AntonyPreston, Peter Quartermaine, and Ann Savours. Foreword by Sir Robin Knox-J ohnston. Washington : Brassey's, (2000). First Printing. Pp. (6),7-224. Illustrated in b&w. Large 8vo, photo-illustrated purple cardcovers, with yellow lettering to spine. "At the beginning of the new millennium, this book presents a retrospective look at developments in ships and shipping over the years of the twentieth century by drawing together all the events and achievements, the triumphs in design and seamanship, and the naval battles and marine disasters. Chapters are enhanced by literary extracts, biographies and special features to create a chronicle of life at sea during the twentieth century. All aspects of international shipping are covered -- both naval and commercial. The explosion of technological developments brought about by both world wars are dealt with in two separate chapters. Trade and merchant shipping witnessed dramatic changes, with the emergence of the supertanker, Large Crude Carriers, and more recently the container revolution. Passenger ships are discussed, from luxurious liners, to cruise ships and car ferries that act as people movers today. A chapter is devoted to sail, documenting the adventures and misfortunes of round-the-world yachtsmen and womenin races that test human endurance as much as yacht technology. With explo ration so much a part of maritime history, this book also examines the attempts to conquer the final frontier, describing the race to the poles." Foreword by Sir Robin Knox-Johnston; 1. The Race for Sea Supremacy - by Eric Grove; 2. The Great Liners - by Philip Dawson; 3. Unseen Enemies: The First World War - by Antony Preston; 4. Ice Waters - by Ann Savours; 5. World at War: The Second World War - by Antony Preston; 6. Supplying the World - by Alastair Couper; 7. Under Sail - by Ian Dear; 8. Passengers at Sea - by Peter Quartermaine; 9. High-Tech and High Tension - by Norman Friedman; 10. TheGlobal Sea - by Alison Gale. With bibliography and index. Very good. 20.00

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140 COX, L.R. Falkland Islands and Dependencies Survey, Scientific Report 4: Lower Cretaceous Gastropoda, Lamellibranchia and Annelida from Alexander I Land (Falkland Islands Dependencies).
Colonial Office / Her Majesty's Stationery Office / HMSO, London, 1953, 
COX, L.R. Falkland Islands and Dependencies Survey, Scientific Reports No. 4 : Lower Cretaceous Gastropoda, Lamellibranchia and Annelida from Alexander I Land (Falkland Islands Dependencies). London : Published for the Colonial Office by Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1953. Pp. 1-14, (2 plate leaves with caption tissue guards). Map in text. 4to, grey cardcovers. F.I.D.S.Scientific Report 4. Leslie Reginald Cox. Ex institutional library with us ual stamps, &c, else very good. 35.00

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