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ENDS OF THE EARTH, Andrews, Roy Chapman
1 Andrews, Roy Chapman ENDS OF THE EARTH
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1929 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Binding not tight. Pg 77 detached but present. Sticker residue to rear endpaper ; Author Andrews writes of whaling expeditions and desert islands, among many other things. If ever anyone was born to be an explorer, it is Andrews ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 355 pages 
Price: 100.00 USD
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ENDS OF THE EARTH, Andrews, Roy Chapman
2 Andrews, Roy Chapman ENDS OF THE EARTH
New York National Travel Club 1929 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Blemishes to front endpaper. Previous owner's name to verso of frontispiece. Occasional foxing. Top corner bumped; Author Andrews writes of whaling expeditions and desert islands, among many other things. If ever anyone was born to be an explorer, it is Andrews. Various ephemera laid in ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 355 pages 
Price: 175.00 USD
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3 Bigelow, John MEMOIR OF THE LIFE AND PUBLIC SERVICES OF JOHN CHARLES FREMONT
New York Derby & Jackson 1856 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
Foxing & browning throughout. Wear to extremities; Biography of John C. Fremont, who, in the pantheon of exploration, was slightly unusual in that his explorations were wholly within the US. Elected to the US Senate, he was nominated for the presidency but lost the election of 1856. One of America's overlooked statesmen; B&W Illustrations; 12mo; 480 pages 
Price: 175.00 USD
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4 Burton, Richard F. SELECTED PAPERS ON ANTHROPOLOGY, TRAVEL & EXPLORATION
London A. M. Philpot Ltd. 1924 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Slight wear to extremities. Light occasional foxing. Binding could be a bit tighter ; A collection of some of Burton's rarer and less accessible works, edited by Otto Penzler ; 8vo; 240 pages 
Price: 500.00 USD
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SEVEN IRON MEN, De Kruif, Paul
5 De Kruif, Paul SEVEN IRON MEN
New York Harcourt Brace 1929 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Wear & small open tears to price clipped DJ. Binding cracking pg. 98-99; About the Merritt family, who prospected for iron ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 241 pages 
Price: 125.00 USD
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WHITE CAYUCA The Log of an Adventurous Voyage to Devil's Island, the Valley of Creeping Death, the Isle of Buried Treasure, the Bedbug Islands, and the Land of Savage Majesty, Deuel, John Vanderveer
6 Deuel, John Vanderveer WHITE CAYUCA The Log of an Adventurous Voyage to Devil's Island, the Valley of Creeping Death, the Isle of Buried Treasure, the Bedbug Islands, and the Land of Savage Majesty
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1934 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Previous owner's name on front endpaper ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 280 pages 
Price: 75.00 USD
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THE OPENING OF THE WORLD, Divine, David
7 Divine, David THE OPENING OF THE WORLD
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1973 0-399-11110-7 / 9780399111105 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight wear to DJ; From Henry of Portugal, 'the Explorer,' to the other Portugese captains who searched down the coast of Africa searching for new lands and new trade and in so doing, opened up the new world ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 272 pages 
Price: 40.00 USD
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ENCYCLOPEDIA OF WORLD TRAVEL United States; Canada; Mexico; Central America ; Bermuda; the Bahamas ; the Caribbean ; South America, Doubleday, N. ; Cooley, E.
8 Doubleday, N. ; Cooley, E. ENCYCLOPEDIA OF WORLD TRAVEL United States; Canada; Mexico; Central America ; Bermuda; the Bahamas ; the Caribbean ; South America
Garden City Doubleday & Company 1967 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket 
First volume only ; Numerous B&W photos and maps; Vol. 1; 8vo; 655 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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ENCYCLOPEDIA OF WORLD TRAVEL Volume II: Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Asia, the Pacific, Doubleday, Nelson; Cooley, C. Earl
9 Doubleday, Nelson; Cooley, C. Earl ENCYCLOPEDIA OF WORLD TRAVEL Volume II: Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Asia, the Pacific
Garden City Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1967 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
DJ brittle and with light chipping; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 1309 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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10 Finch, Edith WILFRID SCAWEN BLUNT 1840-1922
London Jonathan Cape 1938 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Front hinge weakening ; 8vo; 415 pages 
Price: 250.00 USD
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SKY ROAMING ABOVE TWO CONTINENTS An Aerial Cruise, with Many Landings in the Countries and Islands That Circle the Caribbean, Franck, Harry A.
11 Franck, Harry A. SKY ROAMING ABOVE TWO CONTINENTS An Aerial Cruise, with Many Landings in the Countries and Islands That Circle the Caribbean
New York Frederick A. Stokes 1938 Hardcover Very Good 
Boards a bit browned. Half title page cut out ; Nice endpapers with map; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 362 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
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12 Freuchen, Peter THE PETER FREUCHEN READER
New York Julian Messner, Inc. 1965 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Selection by Dagmar Freuchen; 8vo; 471 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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PROCESSION, Gunther, John
13 Gunther, John PROCESSION
New York Harper & Row 1965 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Book Club Edition ; 8vo; 532 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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14 Halliburton, Richard THE GLORIOUS ADVENTURE
Garden City Garden City Publishing 1927 Hardcover Very Good 
Gilt spine lettering faded ; 8vo; 354 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
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THE GLORIOUS ADVENTURE, Halliburton, Richard
15 Halliburton, Richard THE GLORIOUS ADVENTURE
Indianapolis Bobbs-Merrill 1927 Hardcover Good+ 
Some darkening to gilt spine lettering. Front board starting to separate from book block. Binding loose in other places. Dampstaining throughout ; 8vo; 354 pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
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THE GLORIOUS ADVENTURE, Halliburton, Richard
16 Halliburton, Richard THE GLORIOUS ADVENTURE
Garden City Garden City Publishing Company, Inc. 1927 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Chipping to DJ. Binding could be tighter. Previous owner's info to first blank page ; author Halliburton shares some of his amazing adventures; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 354 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
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THE TRAVELS OF MARCO POLO For Boys and Girls, Knox, Thomas W.
17 Knox, Thomas W. THE TRAVELS OF MARCO POLO For Boys and Girls
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1885 Hardcover Very Good 
Wear to extremities. Spine faded. Binding a bit loose towards front of book. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper; Detailed adaptation of the Travels for young people, although it does not at all read like a young adult book, perfectly suited for those interested in tales of exploration, young and older alike ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 530 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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18 Levi-Strauss, C A WORLD ON THE WANE
New York Criterion Books 1961 Hardcover Very Good 
Rubbing to extremities. Binding not tight, especially in photograph section; The author examines tribal culture in the Brazilian jungles, particularly the polygamy and the communal nature of the culture. B&W photographic section, some of which show natives in states of undress ; Ex-Lib; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 404 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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19 Mirsky, Jeannette THE WESTWARD CROSSINGS Balboa, Mackenzie, Lewis and Clark
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1946 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Minor rubbing to extremities and gilt spine lettering a bit faded; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 365, xiii pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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THE ORIENTAL ADVENTURE Explorers of the East, Severin, Timothy
20 Severin, Timothy THE ORIENTAL ADVENTURE Explorers of the East
Boston Little, Brown & Company 1976 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Light wear to DJ; Three months journey from the Mediterranean, up through the Himalayas, across the Gobi desert, and that's only the beginning. First American edition ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 240 pages 
Price: 45.00 USD
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