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Vancouver. Western Canada’s Hub of Commerce.

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Shaw Brothers. Vancouver. 1912.:

Seller ID: 72022


Size 12.5 x 10.0 inches, oblong. In grey limp card covers with white lettering and oval photograph pasted to front. In very good condition. Covers slightly creased around edges with part fading. White paper pages have foxing spots. Else a clean and tight copy. 25 sepia toned photographs with titles on grey paper. Collection of photographs of Vancouver as it was 100 years ago. With brief description and history and descriptive index of pictures at back. View more info

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Hudson Bay. Or: Everyday life in the Wilds of North America. During six years’ residence in the territories of the Hon. Hudson Bay Company.

By: BALLANTYNE, R.M:

Price: £30.00

Publisher: T. Nelson & Sons 1888 4th edition:

Seller ID: 79044


Hardback, 7 x 5 inches. Brown cloth with decorative gilt & black lettering and pictorial illustrations to spine and front. Blind embossed monogram on rear. Decorative endpapers. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to corners and ends of spine, with some minor rubbing to front board. Endpapers partly darkened with bookseller label to front “M. Welsh, Montrose.” A couple of very light spots and handling marks Else inside pages all very clean and tigh... View more info

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Across Canada With Two Cameras (July - September, 1938) Being the Diary of M. F. Bridie.

By: BRIDIE, M. F.:

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Axminster, Bagshawe, 1938 1st:

Seller ID: 78206


Hardback, approx 8.5 x 5.5 inches. In red cloth with gilt lettering to spine and front. Maps to endpapers. In illustrated yellow dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (DW chips to corners and ends of spine, edges rubbed, in protective sleeve, price clipped.)Some minor rubbing to edges and corners of cloth, top edges of spine faded. Prize label to verso of front endpaper “Eileen Oliver, Shute School, 1949.” Else inside pages all very ... View more info

Facing the Frozen Ocean. One man’s dream to lead a team across the treacherous North Atlantic.

By: GRYLLS, BEAR:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Macmillan. 2004 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 73980


Size 6.0 x 9.5 inches. In blue cloth boards with white lettering to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 313pp. With colour photographs. The author leads a team from Canada to Iceland in a open rigid inflatable boat (RIB). View more info

Our Summer with the Eskimos. (North Alaska).

By: HELMERICKS, CONSTANCE & HELMERICKS, HARMON:

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Museum Press 1952 (1st.).:

Seller ID: 50229


Green cloth gt. Map on endpapers. Fore-edge and prelims foxed. Else very good in very good, slightly chipped, dustwrapper. Fontis.portrait of Bud and Connie in summer dress,and 24 other photo. illustrations. 255 pp. 1,000 mile journey down the Colville River to the shores of the Arctic Ocean. View more info

My Life With The Eskimos. With Forewords by Henry Fairfield Osborn and Reginald Walter Brock. New edition, revised and abridged.

By: STEFANSSON, VILHJALMUR:

Price: £32.00

Publisher: George G.Harrap and Co. 1924:

Seller ID: 70921


Size 5.5 x 8.0 inches. In blue cloth covers with gilt to spine and with blind embossed title to front. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened with small chips at ends. Corners slightly bumped. Mild foxing to edges. Slight browning to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. 308pp. With b/w photographs and maps. The author was an experienced explorer with several expeditions to his name, when in 1908 he set off to Northern Canada to see how the eskimos survived an... View more info