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Exploring the World

By: Davies, Stella

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Roy Publishers, Inc.: 1968

Edition: 2nd Printing

Book ID: SCW11640

CE2 - DJ is mylar protected. A hard cover 2nd printing book in very good+ condition with a dust jacket in good+ to very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in red textured paper covered boards with black lettering and graphics on the spine with very minor overall shelf wear with some light label staining on the front fixed endpaper plus there is some very, very light yellowing of the outside paper edges. The dust jacket shows minor overall shelf wear with some ve... View more info

From Argonauts to Astronauts: A History of Discovery

By: Obregon, Mauricio

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Harper & Row, Publishers: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW10008

BX4 - A hard cover first edition withdrawn ex-library book in good+ condition. Stated first edition with a sequence of numbers appearing on the copyright page with the "1" present with no additional printings indicated. A tight, clean, sound copy in tan cloth covered boards with dark brown lettering on the spine with minor overall shelf wear with some tape staining on the outside board surfaces and front and back free endpapers from where the dust jacket was tape... View more info

A Fabulous Kingdom: The Exploration of the Arctic

By: Officer, Charles and Jack Page

Price: $5.50

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Oxford University Press, Incorporated: 2001

Book ID: SCW05743

CE5 - A first edition advance readig copy (ARC)/uncorrected proof book in very good+ condition with no dust jacket as issued (trade paperback). An unread, tight, clean, sound coy in tan wraps with only very, very minor overall shelf wear. A book about the quests to explore the arctic often in the form of misguided voyagers who were pushed beyond the limits of their knowledge, technology, and stamina. It is also about the eventual race for the North Pole. References, 209p... View more info

Women into the Unknown: A Sourcebook on Women Explorers and Travelers

By: Tinling, Marion

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Greenwood Press: 1989

Edition: First Printing

Book ID: EC13912BB

BR3 - Book has label on the front, taped label on the spine, library stamping on the page edges, title page, last page, and front loose endpaper with label, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. View more info

Gold, Glory, and the Gospel: The Adventurous Lives and Times of the Renaissance Explorers

By: Wright, Louis B.

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC16299BB

BM3 - DJ and book have discoloration and light shelf wear. A distinguished historian recounts the adventurous lives and times of the Renaissance explorers, from Prince Henry the Navigator to Sir Walter Raleigh. View more info