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Admiral Hornblower in the West Indies, Forester, C. S.
1 Forester, C. S. Admiral Hornblower in the West Indies
Boston, MA Little, Brown & Co 1958 No ISBN First Edition Hardcover Fine Condition Very Good 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall 
Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 329 pp. Pages are tight and clean. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, with only a couple of minor tears along the edges. Dust Jacket un-clipped. Previous owner's inscription on endpapers. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Exploration; History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 610088. Hardcover 
Price: 47.50 USD
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Amerikou od Severu K Jihu, Simanek, Leos
2 Simanek, Leos Amerikou od Severu K Jihu
Nakladatelstvi Action Press 2005 8023922238 / 9788023922233 First Edition Hardcover Fine Condition No Dust Jacket 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall 
Text entirely in Czech. Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 216 pp. Pages are tight and clean. No significant flaws. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Exploration; Non-English Language::Czech; ISBN: 8023922238. ISBN/EAN: 9788023922233. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 106535. Hardcover 
Price: 19.00 USD
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Beyond the Pillars of Heracles: The Classical World Seen Through the Eyes of its Discoverers, Carpenter, Rhys
3 Carpenter, Rhys Beyond the Pillars of Heracles: The Classical World Seen Through the Eyes of its Discoverers
Delacorte 1966 0471856495 / 9780471856498 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall 
Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 269 pp. Pages are tight and clean. Dust Jacket is fully intact, no tears or chips, but carries signs of wear to top and bottom edges, corners etc. Ex-library with usual markings. DJ is now protected in mylar cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Exploration; ISBN: 0471856495. ISBN/EAN: 9780471856498. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 106391. Hardcover 
Price: 15.20 USD
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Descriptive List of Treasure Maps and Charts in the Library of Congress, A, Ladd, Richard S.
4 Ladd, Richard S. Descriptive List of Treasure Maps and Charts in the Library of Congress, A
Glorieta, NM Rio Grande Press 1991 087380161X / 9780873801614 Softcover New Book 4mo - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall 
Size: 4mo - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall. 23 pp. No significant flaws. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 2. Shipped Weight: Under 1 pound. Category: Exploration; ISBN: 087380161X. ISBN/EAN: 9780873801614. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 110541. Paperback 
Price: 12.30 USD
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Excursions to Cairo, Jerusalem, Damascus and Balbec, from the United States Ship Delaware, During Her Recent Cruise with an Attempt to Discriminate Between Truth and Error in Regard to the Sacred Places of the Holy City, Jones, George
5 Jones, George Excursions to Cairo, Jerusalem, Damascus and Balbec, from the United States Ship Delaware, During Her Recent Cruise with an Attempt to Discriminate Between Truth and Error in Regard to the Sacred Places of the Holy City
New York, NY Van Nostrand and Dwight 1836 No ISBN First Edition Hardcover Fair Condition No Dust Jacket 12mo - over 6 3/4" - 7 3/4" tall 
Size: 12mo - over 6 3/4" - 7 3/4" tall. 388 pp. Pages are yellowed, but are tight and clean. Moderately foxed throughout. Moderate water damage to covers and text. Bumped and rubbed with a few chips. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Exploration; Countries & Travel; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 001210. Hardcover 
Price: 109.25 USD
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Exploring the Himalaya (Landmark Books #36), Douglas, William O.
6 Douglas, William O. Exploring the Himalaya (Landmark Books #36)
New York Random House 1958 No ISBN Book Club Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Map, illustrated. Book in excellent condition - head and tail of spine lightly bumped, top edge dusty looking. Dust jacket has tiny creases at head and tail of spine, light edge wear. Supreme Court Justice William O. Douglas tells his own experiences traveling with a Tibetan caravan through the mountain ranges that are the Himalayas. And he recounts some of the most famous and dangerous experiences climbing mountains like Everest, Annapura and K2. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 177 pages, index. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Children; Turkey; Exploration. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 605951. Hardcover 
Price: 14.25 USD
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Golden Keys, The:  A Dutch Boy Sails for the Indies, Koningsberger, Hans
7 Koningsberger, Hans Golden Keys, The: A Dutch Boy Sails for the Indies
New York Rand McNally & Company 1956 No ISBN First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Gretzer, John 
224pp; The main events of the voyage of Willem Barents, as related in this book are all true to history, and Gerrit de Veer was a real member of the expedition who shared in these adventures and left a record of them in his diary. The events which befell the Van Noort expedition are also fact, including the search for St. Helena, the marooning of Jacob Claes, and the Battle of Manila. Although the part of Gerrit de Veer in this voyage is fictional, it is perfectly possible that he may have been aboard the Mauritius; Bumping and rubbing to the corners and edges, with minimal additional shelfwear; Small tape remnant on the front cover; Pages are yellowed, but are tight and clean; True first edition, as noted by the "A" on the copyright page; Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Illustrator: Gretzer, John. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Exploration; Biography & Autobiography; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 101787. Hardcover 
Price: 28.50 USD
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Journal of an Expedition into the Interior of Tropical Australia: In Search of a Route from Sydney to the Gulf of Canpenteria, Mitchell, Thomas L.
8 Mitchell, Thomas L. Journal of an Expedition into the Interior of Tropical Australia: In Search of a Route from Sydney to the Gulf of Canpenteria
New York, NY Greenwood Press 1969 No ISBN Hardcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall 
Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 437 pp. Pages are tight and clean. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. Minor bumping and rubbing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Exploration; Australia; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 110497. Hardcover 
Price: 38.00 USD
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King of the Fur Traders, the Deeds and Deviltry Of Pierre Esprit Radisson, Vestal, Stanley
9 Vestal, Stanley King of the Fur Traders, the Deeds and Deviltry Of Pierre Esprit Radisson
Boston, Massachusetts Houghton Mifflin Co. 1940 No ISBN First Edition Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
326 pages, index. Book in good condition--foxing and sun fading on and near the spine, corner slightly bumped, top edge dusty; light rubs and marks to front and rear covers. Illustrated endpapers, gift inscribed dated 1973 and a second owner's signature dated 1989 on second page. Something has been spattered on pps vi and vii. Pages tight. The story of Pierre Esprit Raddison, discoverer of the Mississippi River and Lake Superior. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Biography & Autobiography; United States; Exploration. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 600205. Hardcover 
Price: 26.60 USD
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Livingstone's Life Work on Africa and its Explorers: A Narrative of the Life, Travels, Adventures, Experiences, and Achievements of Dr. David Livingstone, Including His Discovery by Henry M. Stanley and the Subsequent Wanderings and Death of the Renowned Traveler, Tyler, Josiah (Livingstone, David)
10 Tyler, Josiah (Livingstone, David) Livingstone's Life Work on Africa and its Explorers: A Narrative of the Life, Travels, Adventures, Experiences, and Achievements of Dr. David Livingstone, Including His Discovery by Henry M. Stanley and the Subsequent Wanderings and Death of the Renowned Traveler
Cincinnati, OH Columbian Book Company 1875 No ISBN Hardcover Fair Condition No Dust Jacket 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall 
Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 831 pp. Pages are yellowed, but are tight and clean. Spine is cracked, but fully intact and tight. Moderate water damage to text, covers unaffected. Heavy general shelfwear to cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 3-5 pounds. Category: Exploration; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 001523. Additional shipping charges may apply. Hardcover 
Price: 71.25 USD
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Man the Explorer, Crone, G. R.
11 Crone, G. R. Man the Explorer
Norwich, UK Priory Press 1973 0850781388 / 9780850781380 First Edition Hardcover Good Condition Very Good 4mo - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall 
Targeted at students, most likely late Elementary or Junior-High students. Size: 4mo - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall. 128 pp. Pages are tight and clean, other than library markings. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, except for marks from adhesive tape on flaps front and rear. Ex-library with usual markings. DJ is now protected in mylar cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Exploration; Children's; ISBN: 0850781388. ISBN/EAN: 9780850781380. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 106415. Hardcover 
Price: 5.70 USD
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Mediterranean was a Desert, The: A Voyage of the Glomar Challenger, Hsu, Kenneth J.
12 Hsu, Kenneth J. Mediterranean was a Desert, The: A Voyage of the Glomar Challenger
Princeton, NJ Princeton University Press 1983 0691082936 / 9780691082936 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall 
Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 197 pp. Pages are tight and clean. Dust Jacket price-clipped. Cover has no significant flaws. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 2. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Exploration; ISBN: 0691082936. ISBN/EAN: 9780691082936. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 110519. Hardcover 
Price: 9.45 USD
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Oeuvres Completes de M. Le Comte Xavier de Maistre (Nouvelle Edition - 2 volumes bound into 1), Xavier de Maistre
13 Xavier de Maistre Oeuvres Completes de M. Le Comte Xavier de Maistre (Nouvelle Edition - 2 volumes bound into 1)
Brussells, Belgium M. P. Melise 1832 No ISBN Hardcover Fair Condition No Dust Jacket 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall 
Size: 32mo - over 4" - 5" tall. 424 pp. Text is in French. Text contains minor marks and annotations. Moderately foxed throughout. Light shelfwear to the cover. Bumped and rubbed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 pound. Category: Exploration; Non-English Language::French; French Language; History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 001332. Hardcover 
Price: 71.25 USD
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Orlogsminder: Skildringer og Skitser fra Danske Orlogstogter 1878 - 1919, Wessel, E.
14 Wessel, E. Orlogsminder: Skildringer og Skitser fra Danske Orlogstogter 1878 - 1919
Norregade, Denmark Pios Boghandel - Povl Branner 1926 No ISBN Apparent First Edition Softcover Fair Condition 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall 
Text entirely in Danish. Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 176 pp. Pages are yellowed, but are tight and clean. 1" tear along the top of the spine. Substantial edgewear to the coer, which also has some soiling. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 pound. Category: Exploration; Non-English Language::Danish; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 106083. Paperback 
Price: 38.00 USD
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Ottoman Nautical Charts and the Atlas of Ali Macar Reis, Ozdemir, Kemal
15 Ozdemir, Kemal Ottoman Nautical Charts and the Atlas of Ali Macar Reis
Istanbul Marmara Bank 1992 No ISBN First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Condition Near Fine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Book in excellent condition - no interior marks noted, covers slightly splayed away from text block (the front more than the back), shallow bump on long edge of spine, light tanning to edges first page and front paste down, light edge wear. Dust jacket has lightest shelf and edge wear only. The culmination of 16th century Otttoman nautical cartography is the Altas of Ali Macar Reis, and Turkish Privateer cum pirate chief. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. 159 pages, bibliography, footnotes at end. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 - 3 pounds. Category: Exploration; Medieval 10th to 15thc; Ships & the Sea. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 608287. Additional shipping charges may apply. Hardcover 
Price: 80.75 USD
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Tajuplne a Tragicke Brehy: Pribeh Objevitele Charlese Francise Halla, Loomis, Chauncey C.
16 Loomis, Chauncey C. Tajuplne a Tragicke Brehy: Pribeh Objevitele Charlese Francise Halla
Metafora 2001 8086518035 / 9788086518039 Hardcover Fine Condition Fine 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall 
Text entirely in Czech. Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 334 pp. Pages are tight and clean. Dust Jacket is in as new condition, except for light curling. No significant flaws. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Non-English Language::Czech; Exploration; ISBN: 8086518035. ISBN/EAN: 9788086518039. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 106538. Hardcover 
Price: 28.50 USD
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The First Overland Mail (Landmark #40), Pinkerton, Robert
17 Pinkerton, Robert The First Overland Mail (Landmark #40)
New York Random House 1953 No ISBN Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hardcover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Paul Lantz 
185 pages, index. Book Club edition in very nice condition--corners and head and tail of spine lightly bumped. No interior marks. Dusk jacket has light edge wear except head of spine which has small chip missing , creases, and short tear. Spine slightly sun tanned, The first trip from Missouri to California in a stage coach took 23 days and 23 and a half hours! John Butterfield is the man who worked like a demon and invested a fortune to accomplish this and set up the Overland Mail Company. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Illustrator: Paul Lantz. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Children; Exploration. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 604121. Hardcover 
Price: 14.25 USD
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The First Voyage Round the World by Magellan, Pigafetta; Lord Stanley of Alderley
18 Pigafetta; Lord Stanley of Alderley The First Voyage Round the World by Magellan
New York Burt Franklin No date No ISBN First Thus Hardcover Near Fine Condition 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Subtitle: "Translated from the Accounts of Pigafetta, and other Contemporary Writers. Accompanied by Original Documents, with notes and an Introduction by Lord Stanley of Alderley." Hakluyt Society original publisher; reprint edition published by Burt Franklin in excellent condition - tiny tear at top edge back hinge - neatly mended - top edge slightly dusty-looking, otherwise lightest shelf and edge wear only. Fold-out map between pps 178 and 179. A very handsome copy Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 257pages, + 20 pages appendix and index. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Exploration; Renaissance 16thc to 17thc; Ships & the Sea. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 607462. Hardcover 
Price: 161.50 USD
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What Cabrillo Found:  The Story of Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo, Lovelace, Maud Hart
19 Lovelace, Maud Hart What Cabrillo Found: The Story of Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo
New York Thomas Y. Crowell Company 1958 No ISBN First Edition Cloth Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Galdone, Paul 
182pp; The story of Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo, who served as a crossbowman under Cortes when he came to the New World from Spain. After Cortes became governor of Mexico, he sent an army to conquer Guatemala, and Cabrillo went along. Cabrillo ended up as a captain, and was given the job of supervising the building of ships. In 1542, he set out to explore the west coast north of Mexico in hopes of finding the China Sea. But, what Cabrillo found was much more important than the China Sea. He made discoveries of which all America is proud. This book presents a simple man of vast courage and gentle spirit, who accomplished great things without the killing and enslaving of native peoples; DJ has a little wrinkling and a few spots, but only one real tear (and it's a small one on the bottom edge of the front cover); The cover is heavily rubbed along the edges, causing discoloration all along those edges, but is otherwise in great condition (including the corners); Pages are yellowed, but are tight and clean; Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Illustrator: Galdone, Paul. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 pound. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Exploration; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 101827. Hardcover 
Price: 95.00 USD
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Wires West, Ault, Phillip H.
20 Ault, Phillip H. Wires West
New York Dodd, Mead & Company 1974 0396069681 / 9780396069683 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
176 pages, bibliography, index, photographs, maps, illustrations. Book in excellent condition--head and tail of spine lightly bumped, gift inscribed on first page, pale brown spatters page 66, otherwise fine condition--no other interior marks. Well-illustrated, entertaining history of the telegraph--which happened at the same time as Wells Fargo stage coaches transported people and mail, the Pony Express transported mail, and the Continental Railroad transported people and commodities from coast to coast--a time of tremendous expansion and excitement in the country. Perfect for a young reader. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Children; Exploration. ISBN: 0396069681. ISBN/EAN: 9780396069683. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 604111. Hardcover 
Price: 8.55 USD
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