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Arctic Bibliography Prepared for and in Cooperation with the Department of Defence Under the Direction of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volumes 1-3, Arctic Institute of North America
1 Arctic Institute of North America Arctic Bibliography Prepared for and in Cooperation with the Department of Defence Under the Direction of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volumes 1-3
Washington, DC Department of Defense 1953 First Edition Hardcover VG 8VO 
These first three volumes cover the early era of Arctic exploration and are an indispensable reference for anyone interested in the history and literature of the Arctic. Folding maps in all three volumes. Very lightly worn non-circulating ex-library reference copies with minimal markings, no pockets. Quite a handsome set with white accession numbers on spines. Front hinge cracked in Volume 2. A very heavy set, special shipping considerations. 
Price: 425.00 USD
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Libby : The Sketches, Letters and Journal of Libby Beaman, Recorded in the Pribilof Islands, 1879-1880, Beaman, Libby
2 Beaman, Libby Libby : The Sketches, Letters and Journal of Libby Beaman, Recorded in the Pribilof Islands, 1879-1880
Tulsa Council Oak Books 1987 0933031092 / 9780933031098 Second Printing Hardcover NF 198 pp. Narrow 4TO 
As presented by her granddaughter Betty John. A unique record of a wpman's stay in the Pribiloff Islands of Alasks in the 1800's A handsome production in every way illustrated with drawings and photos. Publisher's broadsheet laid in. Lightest of wear, spine a little faded, a very attractive copy. Hardcover Edition. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Kalaaliit Nunaat Greenland Atlas, Berthelsen, Christian et al
3 Berthelsen, Christian et al Kalaaliit Nunaat Greenland Atlas
Pilersuiffik Greenland Home Rule 1990 8758507086 / 9788758507088 First Edition Hardcover Fine 127 pp. Folio 
A beautifully produced and illustrated atlas of Greenland. Text in Kalaallisut and English. Statistcal supplement in rear pocket. A large and heavy book. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Nansen and the Frozen North, Black, John
4 Black, John Nansen and the Frozen North
London George Routledge 1905 Hardcover Good 159 pp. 12MO 
Illustrated with black and white photographic plates. Pictorial covers.Story on Nansen's journey to the hightest latitudes reached until that time. Covers worn and with red staining. Rear spine splitting at top. Pages browned, some foxing. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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The Arctic Year : A Month by Month Account of Life in the Arctic Zone, Freuchen, Peter & Salomonsen, Finn
5 Freuchen, Peter & Salomonsen, Finn The Arctic Year : A Month by Month Account of Life in the Arctic Zone
New York G P Putnam's 1958 Second Printing Hardcover Vg/VG- 438 pp. 8VO 
Nice copy in somewhat worn jacket with half inch irregular hole near head of spine. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Reindeer Days Remembered, Hart, Elisa J
6 Hart, Elisa J Reindeer Days Remembered
Inuvik, NWT Inuvialuit Cultural Resource Centre 2001 0968363679 / 9780968363676 First Edition Softcover Near Fine in Wraps 112 pp. 4TO 
The little known story of Innuit Reindeer herding in the Mackenzie Delta. Well illustrated in colour and black and white. Lightest of wear. Uncommon 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Eskimo Summer, Leechman, Douglas
7 Leechman, Douglas Eskimo Summer
Toronto Ryerson Press 1945 First Edition Hardcover VG/VG 247 pp. 8VO 
A summer with the Eskimos in the 1940's . Bound in bright orange cloth with quite striking woodcut jacket. Map frontis, black and white photographic plates. Light wear to book, owner's signature. Jacket mildly edgeworn with some loss at the spine tips. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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SEA-ICE ATLAS OF ARCTIC CANADA 1975-1978, Lindsay, D. G.
8 Lindsay, D. G. SEA-ICE ATLAS OF ARCTIC CANADA 1975-1978
Ottawa Energy, Mines and Resources Canada 1982 0660110245 / 9780660110240 First Edition Hardcover VG 135 pp. Oblong 4TO 
A solid non-circulating ex-library copy with minimal interior and exterior markings. Rebound in sturdy bllue library buckram. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Echoes Into Tomorrow, Marsh, Donald B (edited Winifred Marsh)
9 Marsh, Donald B (edited Winifred Marsh) Echoes Into Tomorrow
Three Hills, AB Prairie Graphics 1991 First Edition Softcover Fine in Wraps 245 pp. 8VO 
Memoirs of the second Bishop of the Arctic. Illustrated with black and white photos In the text with a section of full page colour photos. A fine copy. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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TALES FROM THE IGLOO, Metayer, Maurice Fr.(translator)(illustrator Agnes Nanogak)
10 Metayer, Maurice Fr.(translator)(illustrator Agnes Nanogak) TALES FROM THE IGLOO
Edmonton Hurtig 1972 First Edition Hardcover NF/VG 127 pp. Square 12mo 
22 tales from the Copper Eskimo wonderfully illustrated by Agnes Nanogak. Foreword by Al Purdy. Jacket edgeworn with several tears. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Conquering the Arctic Ice, Mikkelsen, Ejnar
11 Mikkelsen, Ejnar Conquering the Arctic Ice
London Heinemann 1909 First Edition Hardcover VG 470 pp. 8VO 
The account of an attempted voyage to the North Pole leaving from the North Slope of Alaska in 1906-07. Well illustrated with black and white photos, large fold-out map in excellent condition. Bound in dark green cloth with vignette of polar bear in white on the front board, TEG. Light overall wear, more to the extremities, some spotting and mottling on the rear board near the joint. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Thawing Out The Eskimo, Morice, Rev. Adrian G
12 Morice, Rev. Adrian G Thawing Out The Eskimo
Boston Society for Propagation of the Faith 1943 Hardcover VG 241 pp. 8VO 
The story of Bishop Turquetil, known as the Bishop of the North Pole, and his work among the Innuit. Book very lightly worn. Several pieces of jacket, including front flap laid in. Owner's name and and exhortation to return this book written in several places. Gift inscription from the Roman Catholic Mission in Churchill, Manitoba dated 1946. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Prospector : North of Sixty, Nagle, Ted; Jordan Zinovich
13 Nagle, Ted; Jordan Zinovich The Prospector : North of Sixty
Edmonton Lone Pine Publishing 1989 0919433677 / 9780919433670 First Edition Hardcover Fine/Fine 286 pp. 8VO 1
Nagle was born in Hay River, NWT and spent five years prospecting in the north for Consolidated Mining and Smelting. Illustrated with black and white photos. Warmly inscribed by the co-author Zinovich on the title page. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Farthest North - Volume 2 only, Nansen, Fridtjof
14 Nansen, Fridtjof Farthest North - Volume 2 only
London George Newnes 1898 First Edition Hardcover VG 456 pp. 8VO 
Extensively illustrated in black and white. Bound in florally blindstamped green cloth, gilt titling and decorations on spine. Corners worn, otherwise very light wear, owner's label. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Barren Ground of Northern Canada, PIKE,WARBURTON
15 PIKE,WARBURTON The Barren Ground of Northern Canada
London Macmillan 1892 First Edition Hardcover VG 300 pp +55 pp catalogue 8VO 
With black and white illustrations and a 2 foldout maps. Bound in green cloth with gilt titling. A lightly worn and very attractive non-circulating ex-library copy with usual interior markings, no pocket, white catalogue numbers on spine. Rear hinge cracked, light exterior wear, bright gilt. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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The Barren Ground of Northern Canada, PIKE,WARBURTON
16 PIKE,WARBURTON The Barren Ground of Northern Canada
New York E P Dutton 1917 Second Printing Hardcover VG 334 pp. 8VO 
With black and white illustrations and a foldout black and white sketch map. Bound in green cloth with gilt titling. Owner's signature, very light wear, minor mottling to rear board. A solid and handsome copy. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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PITSEOLAK: PICTURES OUT OF MY LIFE, Pitseolak [Eber, Dorothy, ed.]
17 Pitseolak [Eber, Dorothy, ed.] PITSEOLAK: PICTURES OUT OF MY LIFE
Toronto OUP 1977 First Edition Hardcover NF/VG Square 8VO 
The story of the famous Inuit artist's life in her own words from interviews by Dorothy Eber. The first book to be published in an Inuit/English edition. Illustrated in colour and black and white by Pitseolak. A fine copy in worn jacket with several tears. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Polar Voyagers, Rasky, Frank
18 Rasky, Frank The Polar Voyagers
Toronto Mcgraw Hill Ryerson 1976 0070824053 / 9780070824058 First Edition Hardcover NF/Good 320 pp. 4TO 
From the Vikings to the fur-trade explorers of the 18th century. Extensively illustrated in black and white. Jacket worn with several chips and tears. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Charting the Russian Northern Route, Starkokadomskiy, L M
19 Starkokadomskiy, L M Charting the Russian Northern Route
Montreal Arctic Institute of North America 1976 0773502106 / 9780773502109 First Edition Hardcover NF/VG 332 pp. 8VO 
The Arctic Ocean Hydrographic Expedition 1910-1915. Translated and edited by William Barber. Illustrated with black and white photos. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Arctic Bibliography Prepared for and in Cooperation with the Department of Defence Under the Direction of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volumes 4-8 and volume 11-14, Tremaine, Marie (editor)
20 Tremaine, Marie (editor) Arctic Bibliography Prepared for and in Cooperation with the Department of Defence Under the Direction of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volumes 4-8 and volume 11-14
Washington & Montreal Department of Defense & mcGill University Press 1954-1969 First Edition Hardcover VG 8VO 
Nine volumes. An indispensable Arctic reference. Folding maps in all volumes except 11 & 13. Very lightly worn non-circulating ex-library reference copies with minimal markings, no pockets. Quite a handsome set with white accession numbers on spines. A very heavy set, special shipping considerations. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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