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Journal of a Voyage on the Northwest Coast of North America during the Years 1811, 1812, 1813 amd 1814, Franchere, Gabriel
21 Franchere, Gabriel Journal of a Voyage on the Northwest Coast of North America during the Years 1811, 1812, 1813 amd 1814
Toronto Champlain Society 1969 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 30 pp. 8VO 
Champlain Publication XLV. Published in an edition of 825 copies of which this is number 647. Transcribed and translated by Wessie Tipping Lamb, edited with an introduction by W Kaye Lamb. With frontis and three plates and four maps. Light wear, some spotting to the boards. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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The Crossing of Antarctica- The Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-58, Fuchs, Vivian & Hillary, Edmund
22 Fuchs, Vivian & Hillary, Edmund The Crossing of Antarctica- The Commonwealth Trans-Antarctic Expedition 1955-58
London Cassell 1958 First Edition Hardcover VG/VG 338 pp. 8VO 
Maps, colour and black and white illustrations. Nice copy in worn jacket. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Early History of Tasmania : The Geographical Era 1642-1804, Giblin, R W
23 Giblin, R W The Early History of Tasmania : The Geographical Era 1642-1804
London Methuen 1928 First Edition Hardcover Good 341 pp. 8VO 
Illustrated with 12 maps and charts, many foldout and 3 black and white plates, Bound in red blindstamped cloth, rebacked with red buckram. An ex-library copy with usual markings. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Captain Cook, Gould, R T
24 Gould, R T Captain Cook
London Duckworth 1978 0715610619 / 9780715610619 New Edition Hardcover Near Fine/Near Fine 128 pp. 8VO 
A concise history of the great navigator's life and voyages. Black and white maps. Blank bookplate on FFEP. Lightest of wear. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Iceland Journal of Henry Holland, 1810, Holland, Henry; Wawn, Andrew (ed.)
25 Holland, Henry; Wawn, Andrew (ed.) The Iceland Journal of Henry Holland, 1810
London Hakluyt Society 1987 0904180220 / 9780904180220 First Edition Hardcover F/F 342 pp. 8VO 
Second Series No. 168. A fine copy in like jacket. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Discovery of River Gambra (1623), Jobson, Richard (ed David Gamble & P E H Hair)
26 Jobson, Richard (ed David Gamble & P E H Hair) The Discovery of River Gambra (1623)
London Hakluyt Society 1999 0904180646 / 9780904180640 First Edition Hardcover F/NF xv, 341 pp. 8VO 
Series III, Volume 2. Colour frontis, black and white illustrations and maps. A fine copy in like jacket. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Enlightened Voyages: Malaspina and Galiano on the Northwest Coast 1791 - 1792, Kendrick, John & Robin Inglis
27 Kendrick, John & Robin Inglis Enlightened Voyages: Malaspina and Galiano on the Northwest Coast 1791 - 1792
Vancouver Vancouver Maritime Museum 1991 First Edition Softcover Near Fine in Wraps 82 pp. 4TO 
Catalogue of the exhibition in 1991 displayed at the Vancouver Maritime Museum, the Washington State Historical Society and the Canadian Museum of Civilization. illustrated in black and white. Very Light wear. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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Pieter Van Den Broecke's Journal of Voyages to Cape Verde, Guinea and Angola (1605-1612), La Fleur, J. D. (ed)
28 La Fleur, J. D. (ed) Pieter Van Den Broecke's Journal of Voyages to Cape Verde, Guinea and Angola (1605-1612)
London Hakluyt Society 2000 0904180689 / 9780904180688 First Edition Hardcover F/NF xv, 139 pp. 8VO 
Series III, Volume 5. Colour portait frontis, black and white maps. A fine copy. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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Pathfinders of the West being the thrilling stories of the adventures of the men who discovered the great northwest, Laut, A C
29 Laut, A C Pathfinders of the West being the thrilling stories of the adventures of the men who discovered the great northwest
Toronto Ryerson Press nd Reprint Hardcover NF/VG 380 pp. 8VO 
With black and white illustrations and maps. The thrilling story of the adventures of the men who discovered the great Northwest - Radisson, La Verendrye, Lewis and Clark. Illustrations by Remington, Goodwin, Marchand and others. Jacket a little edgeworn, particularly at the spine tips. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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The Conquest of Our Western Empire, Laut, Agnes C
30 Laut, Agnes C The Conquest of Our Western Empire
New York Robert M McBride 1927 First Edition Hardcover VG/VG 363 pp. 8VO 
With many black and white illustrations. Very light wear to book, jacket more worn with a number of chips and tears. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Conquest of the Great Northwest, Laut, Agnes C
31 Laut, Agnes C The Conquest of the Great Northwest
New York Moffat, Yard & Co 1914 One Volume Edition Hardcover Fine 408,415 pp. 8VO 
Frontis, 3 maps of which 2 are fold-out. Bound in green cloth with gilt titling on spine. A lovely copy. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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THE LETTERS OF F.W. LUDWIG LEICHHARDT Volume III, Leichhardt, F. W. Ludwig and M. Aurousseau (ed)
32 Leichhardt, F. W. Ludwig and M. Aurousseau (ed) THE LETTERS OF F.W. LUDWIG LEICHHARDT Volume III
London Hakluyt Society 1968 First Edition Hardcover NF/VG 8VO 
Second Series No. CXXXV. Lightest of wear to book, jacket spine mildly sunned with some chipping at the spine head. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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David Thompson and the Lewis and Clark Expedition, Lewis, Meriwether (Inro by Peter Grossman.
33 Lewis, Meriwether (Inro by Peter Grossman. David Thompson and the Lewis and Clark Expedition
Vancouver The Library's Press 1959 First Edition Hardcover VG 14 pp. 8VO 
An unpublished account of the Lewis and Clark Expedition and copied by David Thompson of the Northwest Company. To an unknown recipient and transcribed from a copy made by David Thompson in his own hand. This was the only known copy of the letter. Handsomely printed on rag paper and rabound in plain blue library buckram. Ex-library with lightest of wear and minimal markings. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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POLAR PASSAGE, The Historic First Sail Through the Northwest Passage, MacInnis, Jeff with Wade Rowland
34 MacInnis, Jeff with Wade Rowland POLAR PASSAGE, The Historic First Sail Through the Northwest Passage
Toronto RANDOM HOUSE 1989 0394220838 / 9780394220833 First Edition Hardcover F/F 186 pp. 8VO 1
Inscribed by the author to Canadian author Peter Newman. Illustrated with colour photos, map endpapers. A fine copy. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Voyages from Montreal on the River St. Laurence through the Continent of North America to the Frozen and Pacific Oceans In the Years 1789 and 1793 with a Preliminary Account of the Rise, Progress, and Present State of the Fur Trade of That Country, Mackenzie, Alexander
35 Mackenzie, Alexander Voyages from Montreal on the River St. Laurence through the Continent of North America to the Frozen and Pacific Oceans In the Years 1789 and 1793 with a Preliminary Account of the Rise, Progress, and Present State of the Fur Trade of That Country
Edmonton Hurtig 1971 088830045x / 9780888300454 Facsimile Reprint Hardcover Near Fine/Near Fine 412 pp. 4TO 
A magnificent reissue of Mackenzie'a journals originally published in 1801. Introduction by Roy Daniels. With three large fold-out maps in excellent condition. Bound in coarse weave red cloth with titles in gilt on black background on spine. Lightest of wear to clipped jacket, book fine. A large and heavy book, special shipping considerations may apply. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Autobiography of John Macoun : Canadian Explorer and Naturalist 1831-1920, Macoun, John
36 Macoun, John Autobiography of John Macoun : Canadian Explorer and Naturalist 1831-1920
Ottawa Ottawa Field-Naturalists Club 1979 Second Edition Hardcover VG/VG 8VO 
A second edition published as a Centennial project by the Ottawa Field-Naturalists Club. New content includes an introduction by Richard Glover, maps of his major expeditions, 3 photgraphs, editorial notes and a biographical essay as well as an index. Very light wear to book, jacket a tad rubbed. 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Pacific Voyages : Selections from Scots Magazine 1771-1808, Marshall, James and Catherine
37 Marshall, James and Catherine Pacific Voyages : Selections from Scots Magazine 1771-1808
Portland, OR Binfords and Mort 1960 First Edition Hardcover VG+ 100 pp. 8VO 
Extracts from pieces on Pacific Voyages originally published in Scots Magazine. Includes Cook, La Perouse, Bligh and pieces on the fur trade and the Nootka controversy. Some black and white illustrations. Lacking jacket. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Third Voyage of Martin Frobisher to Baffin Island 1578, McDermott, James
38 McDermott, James The Third Voyage of Martin Frobisher to Baffin Island 1578
London Hakluyt Society 2001 0904180697 / 9780904180695 First Edition Hardcover F/NF xi, 268 pp. 8VO 
Series III, Volume 6. Black and white illustrations. A fine copy. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Bligh!: The Whole Story of the Mutiny Aboard H.M.S. Bounty, Mckinney, Sam
39 Mckinney, Sam Bligh!: The Whole Story of the Mutiny Aboard H.M.S. Bounty
Victoria Horsdal & Schubart 1999 0920663648 / 9780920663646 First Edition Softcover Fine in Wraps 190 pp. 8VO 
First book to tell the complete story based on the original accounts of five of the principal witnesses. A fine copy. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Cooper's Creek, Moorehead, Alan
40 Moorehead, Alan Cooper's Creek
London Hamish Hamilton 1963 First Edition Hardcover NF/VG 222 pp. 8VO 
The Burke and Wills expedition to the Australian Outback. Illustrated with black and white plates. Light overall edgewear to unpricelipped jacket, chipping to spine extremities. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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