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Category: Travel & Adventure


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Ships of Steam
 by Lamont Buchanan
Price: US $10.00
ISBN #: B0007DSBH4
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1956
light wear to the book with a bit of sunning tospine and front free endpaper edges. Rebound in blue leather, five raised bands with gilt titles to spi... Details
Skyward; Man's Mastery of the Air As Shown by the Brilliant Flights of America's Leading Air Explorer : His Life, His Thrilling Adventures, His North Pole ... Plans for Conquering the Antarctic by Air
 by Richard Evelyn Byrd (Author)
Price: US $20.00
ISBN #: B00005WVDS
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: no jacket
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1928
Second printing. Very light wear to tips, corners, and edges of the book; no jacket. First published in March, 1928 this second impression is of that ... Details
Slide Rule: The Autobiography of an Engineer
 by Nevil Shute
Price: US $25.00
ISBN #: 
Binding: 
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: fair
Edition: First U.S.
Pub Date: 1954
First American edition. Shelf wear to book and jacket, previous owner's bookplate; jacket tips perished with a further loss about half way up the ... Details
Smiths at Sea: The True Story of the Smith Brothers Advennturous Atlantic Crossing
 by Stanley Smith,
Price: US $45.00
ISBN #: B0000CHXD3
Binding: 
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: good
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1951
slight bend to boards, spotting and some offsetting to endpapers; jacket worn, price-clipped. The first of the books telling of the adventures of the ... Details
Souvenir of Quaint Cape Cod
 by Tichnor Brothers
Price: US $10.00
ISBN #: 
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good-
Pub Date: 1940
wear to tips, corners and edges of book, staplebound wraps. First printing, no others noted. Most items ship with free delivery confirmation, electron... Details
Spunyarn: More True Tales of Heroism and Villainy at Sea
 by Douglas V. Duff
Price: US $25.00
ISBN #: B0000CJUAJ
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: very good
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1957
taped over copyright line, else Fine; edge wear and closed tears to intact jacket. By the author of Sea Pie. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hard C... Details
Summer of the Twelves
 by Carleton Mitchell
Price: US $20.00
ISBN #: B0000CKNQZ
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Good+
Edition: First edition
Pub Date: 1959
spotting to top page edges, previous owner (an individual, not an institution) has placed a pocket and name/date to front endpapers; wear to jacket ti... Details
T'ai Shan: An Account of the Sacred Eastern Peak of China
 by Dwight Condo Baker
Price: US $65.00
ISBN #: B007T0TTHY
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Pub Date: 1925
light wear to the book, previous owner's inscriptions to front endpapers, else clean and unmarked. Includes folding map at front, indexed. Looks l... Details
Tenzing of Everest
 by Yves Malartic
Price: US $12.00
ISBN #: B0000CQWV5
Binding: 
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: very good
Edition: First U.S.
Pub Date: 1954
spine sunned, some edge wear and spotting, else near fine and intact. First printing, no others noted. Tenzing gets his due in this account of the exp... Details
Tenzing of Everest
 by Yves Malartic
Price: US $15.00
ISBN #: B0000CQWV5
Binding: 
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: very good
Edition: First U.S.
Pub Date: 1954
lightest wear to the book; jacket spine sunned. First printing, no others noted. Tenzing gets his due in this account of the expedition which succeede... Details
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