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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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Arctic Exploration and Development, c. 500 B.C. to 1915 : An Encyclopedia, Holland, Clive
6 Holland, Clive Arctic Exploration and Development, c. 500 B.C. to 1915 : An Encyclopedia
New York Garland Publishing 1994 0824076486 / 9780824076481 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 704 pp. 4TO 
An invaluable reference for anyone interested in things Arctic. Illustrated with 30 maps. A very lightly worn ex-library copy with usual interior markings and pocket, no external markings beyond a stamp on the top edge. A large and heavy book, special shipping considerations may apply for overseas orders. 
Price: 210.00 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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Thawing Out The Eskimo, Morice, Rev. Adrian G
9 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
10 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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The Barren Ground of Northern Canada, PIKE,WARBURTON
11 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
12 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.]
13 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
14 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
15 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)
16 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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Qikaaluktut, Images of Inuit Life, Turlurialik, Ruth Annaqtuusi & Pelly, David
17 Turlurialik, Ruth Annaqtuusi & Pelly, David Qikaaluktut, Images of Inuit Life
Toronto OUP 1986 First Edition Hardcover NF/NF Square 8VO 
A lovely book filled with pictures by the author illustrating her tales 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Report of the Canadian Arctic Expedition, 1913-18. Volume XI: Geology and Geography, Southern Party - 1913-16., Various Authors
18 Various Authors Report of the Canadian Arctic Expedition, 1913-18. Volume XI: Geology and Geography, Southern Party - 1913-16.
Ottawa F A Acland, King's Printer 1924 Hardcover VG 8VO 
Includes Geographical Notes on the Arctic Coast of Canada (Part B); Geology of the Arctic Coast of Canada, West of the Kent Peninsula (Part A). Bound in green buckram with black lettering on spine. Illustrated with black and white photos, two folding maps in text and large folding map at rear. A very clean non-circulating ex-library copy with library lettering on lower spine, no other exterior markings, several interior stamps and labels. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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