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West With the Night

By: Markham, Beryl

Price: $1.75

Publisher: San Francisco, California, USA, North Point Press: 1983

Book ID: SCW00274

ISBN: 0865471185

Condition: Very Good

BI2 - A tight, clean, sound copy in green and black and white photo illustrated wraps with very minor shelf wear plus some light creasing of the front cover plus some very light soiling of the outside paper edges plus some writing blacked out with black marker on the inside surface of the front cover. A wonderfully well written book by an acquaintance of Issac Denison. She was an early woman avaitor in colonial East Africa and was involved in many early avaition accompli... View more info

A Fabulous Kingdom: The Exploration of the Arctic

By: Officer, Charles and Jack Page

Price: $5.50

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Oxford University Press, Incorporated: 2001

Book ID: SCW05743

Condition: Very Good

CE5 - A first edition advance readig copy (ARC)/uncorrected proof book in very good+ condition with no dust jacket as issued (trade paperback). An unread, tight, clean, sound coy in tan wraps with only very, very minor overall shelf wear. A book about the quests to explore the arctic often in the form of misguided voyagers who were pushed beyond the limits of their knowledge, technology, and stamina. It is also about the eventual race for the North Pole. References, 209p... View more info

The Lost Men: Shackleton's Ross Sea Party

By: Tyler-Lewis, Kelly

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Viking: 2006

Book ID: EC8783BB

Condition: Very Good

AN1 - Book has label on the front and light shelf wear otherwise fine. The excruciating tale of the Ross Sea Party, the other side of Shackleton's Endurance expedition. View more info