Author:AMUNDSEN, Roald


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Roald Amundsen's "North West Passage". UK. ed. 1 vol. only


Price: $500.00

Publisher: Archibald Constable, 1908,:

Seller ID: 67823

AMUNDSEN, Roald. Roald Amundsen's "North West Passage". Being the record ofa voyage of exploration of the ship "Gjöa" 1903-1907 by Roald Amundsen wit h a supplement by First Lieutenant Hansen Vice-Commander of the Expedition;with about one hundred and thirty-nine illustrations and three maps. Vol. I. L.: Archibald Constable and Company, 1908. Pp 335, including port. frontis. with tissue guard. Illustrated with numerous photo reproductions to text, and [2] folding maps in pocket at rear; [1] leaf colour map to text. 8vo, bevelled, ribbed green cloth with gilt titles to spine an... View more info

South Pole. Cdn in dj.

By: AMUNDSEN, Roald CHATER, A.G., trans.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1976, ISBN:0771001304:

Seller ID: 18778

AMUNDSEN, Roald. The South Pole : An Account of the Norwegian Antarctic Expedition in the "Fram" 1910-1912. Translated from the Norwegian by A.G. Chater. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1976). Pp 392. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. See Spence 28. Facsimile of London 1912 edition. Vg in dj. 100.00 View more info

Men of Antarctica

By: BOWMAN, Gerald SHACKLETON, Ernest) SCOTT, Robert Falcon) AMUNDSEN, Roald)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fleet Publishing, New York, 1959,:

Seller ID: 65998

BOWMAN, Gerald. Men of Antarctica . [Scott, Amundsen, Shackleton, Byrd, Fuchs, Hillary]. NY: Fleet Publishing, (1959). Pp. (1)-191,[3], frontis., + 12p. of plates. 8vo, blue cloth with silver lettering to spine. A chronicle of the exploits of some of the more prominent Antarctic explorers. Light sunning to spine ends, else vg in dj. 25.00 View more info

Great Norwegian Expeditions. no dj


Price: $125.00

Publisher: Dreyers Forlag, 1953,:

Seller ID: 65185

HEYERDAHL, Thor, Søren RICHTER, & HJ. RIISER-LARSEN. Great Norwegian Expeditions . Oslo : Dreyers Forlag, n.d. [195?]. Special Private Edition. Pp 231, frontis.+ 5 leaves of colour plates. Many photos & illustrations in the text. Large 8vo, blue cloth. Tourville, Alaska, A bibliography 2098. Chapters : 1. Norwegian Voyages of Discovery in Ancient Times; 2. Fridtjof Nansen;3. Otto Sverdup; 4. Roald Amundsen; 5. Aircraft in Polar Exploration; 6. T he Kon-Tiki Expedition; 7. Exploration in Recent Times. Spine rubbed and gilt faded, else vg. 125.00 View more info

Last Place on Earth. later pbk.

By: HUNTFORD, Roland AMUNDSEN, Roald) SCOTT, Robert Falcon)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Atheneum, New York, 1986, ISBN:0689707010:

Seller ID: 74954

HUNTFORD, Roland. The Last Place on Earth . [Originally published under thetitle "Scott and Amundsen"]. New York: Atheneum, 1986. Pp. (2),[1]-565,(9) , + 16 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. An account of the race to the bottom of the world, and the tragic results for theScott expedition. A new edition, released on the heels of a PBS Masterpiec e Theatre presentation. Vg. 10.00 View more info

Polarforskningens Pionjärer

By: IMBERT, Bertrand HEDBERG, Solveig (trans.) HUDSON, Henry) AMUNDSEN, Roald)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Berghs Förlag, Stockholm, 1998, ISBN:9150213288:

Seller ID: 55102

IMBERT, Bertrand. Polarforskningens Pionjärer ; överstättning av Solveig Hedberg. Stockholm: Berghs Förlag, 1998. Pp. 160. Illustrated. Small 8vo, illustrated card covers with black card cover spine. A volume chronicling the polar exploits of Hudson, Amundsen, Nansen, Barents, and many others. Text in Swedish. Vg. 15.00 View more info

Beyond the Frozen Sea : Visions of Antarctica.. in dj.

By: MICKLEBURGH, Edwin SHACKLETON, Ernest) SCOTT, Robert Falcon) AMUNDSEN, Roald)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bodley Head, London, 1987, ISBN:0370310276:

Seller ID: 66004

MICKLEBURGH, Edwin. Beyond the Frozen Sea : Visions of Antarctica. L.: The Bodley Head, (1987). Pp. (i)-xvi,(1)-256, + 64 p. of plates (most in full colour). 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine, map endpapers. A volume chronicling the exploration of and the mercantilistic exploitation of the Antarctic region throughout history. With numerous appendices and illustrations. Vg in dj. 20.00 View more info

Ring of Ice : True Tales of Adventure, Exploration, and Arctic Life. in dj

By: STARK, Peter (ed.) DELONG, George W. AMUNDSEN, Roald QITSUALIK, Rachel A.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Lyons Press, New York, 2000, ISBN:1558215379:

Seller ID: 52035

STARK, Peter (ed.). Ring of Ice : True Tales of Adventure, Exploration, andArctic Life. (New York) : The Lyons Press, (2000). First printing. Pp (8), ix-xix,(1),1-444. 8vo, blue paper spine with dark blue paper covered boards. Parts : 1. The Search for the Northwest Passage; 2. The Push to the Pole;3. The Search to Understand; 4. The New Explorers. Also includes over 30 I nuit / Eskimo poems. "Well-chosen, bone-chilling stories of the most daunting place on earth, and of the amazing things people have done there." -fromthe dust jacket. "Well into the nineteenth century, Arctic expl... View more info

Explorers. Second Printing in dustjacket

By: WILCOX, Desmond AMUNDSEN, Roald COOK, James COLUMBUS, Christopher

Price: $20.00

Publisher: BBC / British Broadcasting Corporation, London, 1976, ISBN:0563128763:

Seller ID: 18678

WILCOX, Desmond. Explorers. (London) : BBC, (1976). Second Printing. Pp 224. Illustrated. Lg 8vo, black cloth. The chapters in this book follow the pattern of the BBC television series Explorers. Among the explorers profiled are Roald Amundsen, James Cook and Christopher Columbus. Also Charles M. Doughty, H. M. Stanley, Burke and Wills, Mary Kingsley, Jedediah Smith, Baronvon Humboldt, and Francisco Pizarro. Very good in dustjacket. 20.00 View more info