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    • Into the Home of the Blizzard

    • BYRD, Commander Richard.
      Into the Home of the Blizzard. 16pp.8vo.Wrappers . New York : The New York Times Company, 1928

      Limited edition, printed presention to Mr. Jacob Schoelkopf, "with the compliments of Commander Richard E. Byrd, with sincere appreciation of generous assistance in the financing of the Byrd Antarctic Expedition, number 1614. Incl...

    • Little America

    • BYRD, Richard Evelyn. Little America. Aerial Exploration in the Antarctic, the Flight to the South Pole. [1], xvi, 436 pp. With 74 photographic illustrations and maps including two fold-out maps. 8vo., in publisher's white cloth over blue paper boards, with a tan half-calf and silk slipcase. New York: G.P. Putnam, 1930.

      Author's Autograph Edition limite...

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    • Le Pourquoi-Pas? dans l'Antarctique

    • CHARCOT, Jean-Baptiste. Le Pourquoi-Pas? dans l'Antarctique. vii, 428 pp. With several maps and charts, nearly 300 photographs of which 61 are full page, many in-text illustrations. Large 8vo., bound in green quarter morocco (spine faded to brown) with elaborate gilt stamping over marbled boards, t.e.g. Paris: Ernest Flammarion, [1910].

      First Edit...

    • Lost in the Arctic

    • MIKKELSEN,Captain Ejnar. Lost in the Arctic. Being the Story of the 'Alabama' Expedition, 1909-1912. xviii, 400 pp. With 111 reproduced photographs on 36 plates, most double-sided plus a large colour fold-out map. Large 8vo., 250 x 200 mm, bound in publisher's brick red cloth with black and gold lettering and white pictorial vignette on front cover, uncut. London: ...

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    • Les Phenomenes et les Curiosites de la Nature

    • CURIOSITIES OF NATURE. Les Phenomenes et les Curiosites de la Nature. Text by Munerelle. 158 pp. Illustrated with 37 hand-coloured and chromolithographic plates after Lemaitre. 4to., 292 x 230 mm, bound in publisher's blind- and gilt-stamped green cloth, a.e.g.. Strassbourg: Derivaux, 1856.

      A near-fine copy of this chromolithographic book illustrating dramatic...

    • Ice-Bound on Kolguev

    • TREVOR-BATTYE, Aubyn. Ice-Bound on Kolguev, A chapter in the exploration of Arctic Europe to which is added a record of the natural history of the island. xxviii, 458 pp. With numerous in-text and full-page illustrations, plus three coloured foldout maps. 8vo., bound in original gilt-stamped green cloth over lighter green boards, uncut, partially unopened...