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Polar Exploration

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Nautilus 90 North, Anderson, Commander William R, USN, and Clay Blair Jr
1 Anderson, Commander William R, USN, and Clay Blair Jr Nautilus 90 North
Quality Book Club 1959 Hardback with Dust Wapper. Very Good Worn 
The story, told by its Captain, of how the nuclear submarine 'pierced' the North Pole. Wrapper has considerable edge wear, boom has some overall wear. 613047 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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Shackleton's Voyage, Barr-Chidsey, Donald
2 Barr-Chidsey, Donald Shackleton's Voyage
New York: Award Books 1967 Paperback Good Plus Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Pages beginning to yellow. Some shelf wear, but appears unread. 535169 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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3 Davids, Richard C. with a foreword by Ian Stirling Lords of the Arctic - A Journey among the Polar Bears
Sidgwick & Jackson 1983 0283989718 / 9780283989711 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Fine Near Fine (price clipped) Illustrated with 64 pages of colour photographs by Dan Guravich 
The result of a five year stint in the Arctic, studying the Polar Bear, rearing orphaned cubs, and recording the Eskimo lore concerning these noble animals. 117285 
Price: 5.40 GBP
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The Hot Arctic, Dyson John
4 Dyson John The Hot Arctic
Heinemann 1979 0434219606 / 9780434219605 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Very Near Fine Very Near Fine Illustrated with colour and mono plates, and mono photos throughout text 
Looking at the Arctic as one unit, this is an analytical portrait of High Arctic territories ranging from American Alaska, across Northern Canada to Greenland, a hostile climate where much of the 'frontier spirit' remains 112034 
Price: 8.55 GBP
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5 Evans, E R G R South with Scott
Thomas Nelson No date given. [ca 1955] Faux leather on card covers. Very Good With black-and-white photo frontispiece 
Some shelf wear and bumping to corners. Owners inscription and date stamp on endpaper. 513045 
Price: 5.85 GBP
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Library of Classics: South With Scott, Evans, E R G R.
6 Evans, E R G R. Library of Classics: South With Scott
Collins Clear-type Press. 1955 Hardback without Dust Wrapper (in slipcase. ) Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white plates. Fold-out map at rear. 
Previous owner's name on title page. Pages beginning to yellow. Red faux leather in (worn) slipcase. 318pp. 652021 
Price: 11.95 GBP
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Mind over Matter: The Epic Crossing of the Antarctic Continent [SIGNED COPY], Fiennes, Ranulf
7 Fiennes, Ranulf Mind over Matter: The Epic Crossing of the Antarctic Continent [SIGNED COPY]
Sinclair Stevenson 1993 1856193756 / 9781856193757 Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Near Fine Illustrated in colour 
Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page. Light shelf wear only. Gift inscription on endpaper. Wrapper now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve. 326pp including source notes, bibliography and index 760219 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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Mind Over Matter: The epic crossing of the Antarctic Continent, Fiennes, Ranulph
8 Fiennes, Ranulph Mind Over Matter: The epic crossing of the Antarctic Continent
Sinclair-Stevenson 1993 1856193756 / 9781856193757 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Fine Illustrated in colour. Map endpapers. 
Appears unread. Pages beginning to yellow at edges. Wrapper now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve. 326pp including chronology, glossary, source notes, bibliography and index 709015 
Price: 16.95 GBP
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To The Ends Of The Earth: Transglobe expedition 1979-82, Fiennes, Ranulph
9 Fiennes, Ranulph To The Ends Of The Earth: Transglobe expedition 1979-82
Hodder & Stoughton 1983 0340252774 / 9780340252772 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Good to Very Good Worn and price clipped Illustrated with colour photographs and black-and-white photographs and diagrams 
Gift inscription on front endpaper. Wrapper has considerable edge wear. The author's account of the first circumpolar journey. Gripping stuff. Price includes heavy book shipping adjustment. We will not ask for extra shipping. 548247 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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To The Ends of the Earth, Fiennes, Ranulph  with a foreword by HRH Prince Charles,
10 Fiennes, Ranulph with a foreword by HRH Prince Charles, To The Ends of the Earth
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1983 Hardback with dust wrapper Fine. Fine. Illustrated with colour plates and maps. 
pp.320. including bibliography, appendices and index. Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates will apply. We will not ask you for extra shipping. 662336 
Price: 7.95 GBP
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Pole to Pole with Michael Palin, Palin, Michael
11 Palin, Michael Pole to Pole with Michael Palin
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1992 Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Fine. Fine. Profusely Illustrated in colour throughout from photographs by Basil Pao, and maps. 
320pp. Made to accompany the TV series. 652100 
Price: 6.95 GBP
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The Polar Bear Hunt., Peel, C V A
12 Peel, C V A The Polar Bear Hunt.
Old Royalty Book Publishers 1928 First Edition Hardback without dust wrapper. Good to Very Good With map frontispiece and 32 black-and-white half-tone plates. 
Previous owner's name on endpaper. Corners bumped. Spine sunned. Some foxing. 124pp. 576013 
Price: 63.00 GBP
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Scott Of The Antarctic, Pound, Reginald
13 Pound, Reginald Scott Of The Antarctic
World Books 1968 Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Very Good Very Good. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
304 pp. Wrapper has edge wear. Pages beginning to yellow. Pound was the first author to be given access to the Scott family archive. He humanises a complex and iconic figure, and tells his story leading up to those terrible days in Antarctica in January 1912.. 639232 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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14 Pound, Reginald Scott of the Antarctic
World Books 1968 Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Good Illustrated with mono photo plates 
Pound was the first author to be given access to the Scott family archive. He humanises a complex and iconic figure, and tells his story leading up to those terrible days in Antarctica in January 1912. 110024 
Price: 2.95 GBP
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15 Readers Digest Travels & Adventures: From Pole to Pole 192pp
Readers Digest 1997 First Edition Hardback with pictorial cover Fine Illustrated in colour throughout 
114344 
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The Voyages of the Discovery: The Illustrated |History of Scott's Ship, Savours, Ann
16 Savours, Ann The Voyages of the Discovery: The Illustrated |History of Scott's Ship
Virgin 1994 0863698115 / 9780863698118 Large format paperback Very Good or better Illustrated in colour and black-and-white with plates and maps 
A masterpiece of maritime history. Discovery was launched in 1901 for Scott's ill-fated Antarctic expedition, and her role changed many times before her final voyage in 1986. A heroic saga of a ship and the men who sailed in her. 546002 
Price: 6.26 GBP
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Escape from the Antarctic, Shackleton, Ernest
17 Shackleton, Ernest Escape from the Antarctic
Penguin 2007 0141025522 / 9780141025520 Paperback AS NEW 
UNREAD: 90pp. Penguin Great Journeys series 766217 
Price: 3.95 GBP
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