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Antarctica

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Antarctica

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Antarctica: Great Stories From the Frozen Continent
1 Antarctica: Great Stories From the Frozen Continent
Surry Hills, NSW, Australia Reader's Digest 1985 0949819646 / 9780949819642 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, first edition, 1785gms, 319 pages, dark blue endpapers. The complete story of a unique continent: its history, wildlife, scientific discoveries and resources, richly illustrated with 900 paintings, drawings, maps, diagrams and a collection of rare historical photographs. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1.5kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
 
 
White, The: Last Days in the Antarctic Journeys of Scott and Mawson 1911-1913, Caesar, Adrian
2 Caesar, Adrian White, The: Last Days in the Antarctic Journeys of Scott and Mawson 1911-1913
Sydney, Australia Pan Macmillan 1999 0330361570 / 9780330361576 First Edition Soft Cover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, first edition, 310gms, 287 pages. Adrian Caesar's stunning stroke of imaginative re-creation transports us to the last days of the perilous expeditins by both Scott and Mawson in the heart of the white continent. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 13.50 AUD
 
 
Antarctic Year: Brabant Island Expedition, Furse, Chris
3 Furse, Chris Antarctic Year: Brabant Island Expedition
Surry Hills, Australia Croom Helm Ltd 1986 0709910584 / 9780709910589 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Very Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 1075gms, 223 pages, illustrated map endpapers. In December 1983 the fifth Joint Services Expedition to the Antarctic, led by Commander Chris Furse, set sail for Brabant Island. This is their story. Book includes over 150 spectacular photographs provide a visually stunning accompaniment to the text. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. There is a small pen mark on the inside front page. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 20,000 books in stock we can't list them all!! 
Price: 25.00 AUD
 
 
South Pole 2000, Hamilton, Caroline
4 Hamilton, Caroline South Pole 2000
Pymble, Australia HarperCollins Publishers Australia Pty Limited 2000 0732268621 / 9780732268626 First Edition Paperback Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Paperback, First Edition, 400gms, 259 pages. In 1997 a team of women walked o the North Pole, three years later these same women returned to the snowy wastes and arid landscapes, only this time to the least-visited continent on the planet: Antarctica. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 11.00 AUD
 
 
Shackleton: The Antarctic Challenge, Heacox, Kim
5 Heacox, Kim Shackleton: The Antarctic Challenge
Washington D.C. National Geographic Society 1999 0792275365 / 9780792275367 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 994g, 215pgs, illustrated endpapers. This book tells the whole story of explorer, Ernest Shackleton, who ranks with Magellan, Columbus, Cook and Burton in his determination to follow his vision and his dream. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only very light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book will weigh over 1kg with packaging and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
 
 
Antarctica: A Different Adventure, Kimberley, Jason
6 Kimberley, Jason Antarctica: A Different Adventure
Prahran, Australia Hardie Grant Books 2007 1740665252 / 9781740665254 First Edition Soft Cover As New Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, First Edition, 1,025gms, 310 pages plus biography page. In Antarctica: A Different Adventure, internationally acclaimed photographer Jason Kimberley takes the reader on an unforgettable journey to the very heart of the most inhospitable continent on Earth. Book is in as new condition with no visible general wear and tear, no pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 30.00 AUD
 
 
South Pole Odyssey: Selections from the Antarctic Diaries of Edward Wilson, King, Harry (ed.)
7 King, Harry (ed.) South Pole Odyssey: Selections from the Antarctic Diaries of Edward Wilson
Australia Rigby Publishers 1982 0727016555 / 9780727016553 Edition Not Stated Mass Market Paperback Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Paperback, 176pp incl. index, weighs 285gms. Edward Wilson is one of the great figures of the heroic age of Antarctic exploration. He was a member of Scott's Antarctic expeditions and was one of those who died with Scott on the return journey from the South Pole in 1912. This book is based upon extracts from the diaries he kept on 2 historic Antarctic journeys. This is a good copy. Pages are slightly discoloured and have minor spotting, front cover shows minor wear and tear, small pencil mark on inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Includes b&w and colour illustrations, diagrams and maps. Binding is still tight. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
 
 
Voyage to the Ice: The Antarctic Expedition of SOLO, Lewis, David
8 Lewis, David Voyage to the Ice: The Antarctic Expedition of SOLO
London, England Australian Broadcasting Corporation 1979 064297604X / 9780642976048 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 500g, 144pgs, illustrated endpapers. This book tells about the expedition by David Lewis aboard SOLO to Antarctica in 1977-78. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. There is a small pen marking from a previous owner on the inside front free endpaper and inside title page. Right bottom corners have been cut out of the first three pages. Dust jacket is in good condition with light shelf wear and one very small tear to the spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 8.50 AUD
 
 
Mammoth Book of Polar Journeys, The, Lewis, Jon E. (ed)
9 Lewis, Jon E. (ed) Mammoth Book of Polar Journeys, The
London, England Constable & Robinson Ltd 2007 1845294300 / 9781845294304 Reprint Softcover Very Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint, 378g, 494pgs. This book includes 42 eye-witness accounts of adventure and tragedy in the Arctic and Antartica including the stories of Shackleton, Scott, Amundsen, Mawson, Nansen and Fiennes. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Wild Ice: Antarctic Journeys, Naveen, Ron; Monteath, Colin; de Roy, Tui; and Jones, Mark
10 Naveen, Ron; Monteath, Colin; de Roy, Tui; and Jones, Mark Wild Ice: Antarctic Journeys
Drummoyne, NSW, Australia Bay Books 1990 1826564213 First Australian Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with white boards and pictorial dustjacket, first Australian edition, 1430gms, 222 pages. With more than 60 trips to the Antarctic among them, intrpeid explorers and internationally renowned photographers Ron Naveen, Colin Monteah, Tui De Roy, and Mark Jones have created Wild Ice to take us on a voyage of images and reflections. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Book weighs almost 1.5kg and may incur additional postage. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 20,000 books in stock we can't list them all!! 
Price: 30.00 AUD
 
 
Survivor, The: Douglas Mawson, Parer, David; and Parer-Cook, Elizabeth
11 Parer, David; and Parer-Cook, Elizabeth Survivor, The: Douglas Mawson
Morwell, VIC, Australia Alella Books 1983 0949681016 / 9780949681010 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" Tall 
Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 592g, 160pgs, illustrated map endpapers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen marking from a previous owner on the inside front page. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
 
 
Racing With Death: Douglas Mawson - Antarctic Explorer, Riffenburgh, Beau
12 Riffenburgh, Beau Racing With Death: Douglas Mawson - Antarctic Explorer
London, England Bloomsbury Publishing 2009 0747596719 / 9780747596714 Reprint Softcover Very Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint, 232gms, 296 pages. The author tells the forgotten story of Douglas Mawson and his death-defying expedition of 1911-14 to Antarctica. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
 
 
Australian Geographic Book of Antarctica, The, Scott, Keith
13 Scott, Keith Australian Geographic Book of Antarctica, The
Terry Hills, Australia Australian Geographic Pty Ltd 1993 1862760101 / 9781862760103 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, First Edition, 575gms, 153 pages plus Bibliography and Index, incl. loose Antarctica map that originally came with the book. This book explains the allure of the great wilderness of Antarctica, mostly unspoilt by people, its wildlife still incredibly trusting of us, demonstrates why we must preserve it at all costs. Great for assignment work for students in years 1 to 9. Book is in very good condition with very little general wear and tear, a tear on the title page no longer than an inch long, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 20.00 AUD
 
 
New Book Arrivals
Survivor, The: Douglas Mawson, Parer, David; and Parer-Cook, Elizabeth
Survivor, The: Douglas Mawson
Parer, David; and Parer-Cook, Elizabeth
30.00 AUD


Voyage to the Ice: The Antarctic Expedition of SOLO, Lewis, David
Voyage to the Ice: The Antarctic Expedition of SOLO
Lewis, David
8.50 AUD


Shackleton: The Antarctic Challenge, Heacox, Kim
Shackleton: The Antarctic Challenge
Heacox, Kim
25.00 AUD


Mammoth Book of Polar Journeys, The, Lewis, Jon E. (ed)
Mammoth Book of Polar Journeys, The
Lewis, Jon E. (ed)
10.00 AUD


Racing With Death: Douglas Mawson - Antarctic Explorer, Riffenburgh, Beau
Racing With Death: Douglas Mawson - Antarctic Explorer
Riffenburgh, Beau
14.00 AUD


South Pole 2000, Hamilton, Caroline
South Pole 2000
Hamilton, Caroline
11.00 AUD


Antarctica: A Different Adventure, Kimberley, Jason
Antarctica: A Different Adventure
Kimberley, Jason
30.00 AUD


Australian Geographic Book of Antarctica, The, Scott, Keith
Australian Geographic Book of Antarctica, The
Scott, Keith
20.00 AUD


 
 


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