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Australasian Stamp Catalogue, The (20th Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Dubbo, Australia, Seven Seas Stamps P/L:

Edition: 20th Edition

Seller ID: ANT46

Condition: Fair to Good


Soft card cover, twentieth edition, book undated, 472g, 159pgs. An illustrated and priced catalogue of the stamps of the Australian Commonwealth, PNG, Nauru, Australian Antarctic Territory, Christmas Island, Cocos Island, and Norfolk Island. Book is in fair to good condition with general age-related wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Spine shows creasing and has started to split at the top, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Endurance, The: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition

By: Alexander, Caroline

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, England, Bloomsbury Publishing Plc: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAANT12

ISBN: 074754123X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 938gms, 211 pages, grey endpapers. The Endurance is a riveting account of one of the greatest survival stories of all time, illustrate with previously unpublished photographs of Frank Hurley. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are also in very good condition with only very light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Extreme South: Struggles and Triumph of the First Australian Team to the Pole

By: Brown, Ian

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Terrey Hills, NSW, Australia, Australian Geographic P/L: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000483

ISBN: 1862760314

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 886gms, 255 pages. This absorbing book relates the experiences of these modern day explorers throughout the 60 challenging days of their 1300km trek, and thanks to Ian Brown's photography, shows us the vastness, majesty and uncompromising nature of the Antarctic landscape. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. DJ is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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White, The: Last Days in the Antarctic Journeys of Scott and Mawson 1911-1913

By: Caesar, Adrian

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Pan Macmillan: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001655

ISBN: 0330361570

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Antarctic Year: Brabant Island Expedition

By: Furse, Chris

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Surry Hills, Australia, Croom Helm Ltd: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAANT2

ISBN: 0709910584

Condition: Very Good


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... View more info

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Shackleton: The Antarctic Challenge

By: Heacox, Kim

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., National Geographic Society: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAANT14

ISBN: 0792275365

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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South Pole Odyssey: Selections from the Antarctic Diaries of Edward Wilson

By: King, Harry (ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, Rigby Publishers: 1982

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 000021

ISBN: 0727016555

Condition: Good


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, di... View more info

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Voyage to the Ice: The Antarctic Expedition of SOLO

By: Lewis, David

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, England, Australian Broadcasting Corporation: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAANT15

ISBN: 064297604X

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Wild Ice: Antarctic Journeys

By: Naveen, Ron; Monteath, Colin; de Roy, Tui; and Jones, Mark

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Drummoyne, NSW, Australia, Bay Books: 1990

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: TRAANT1

ISBN: 1826564213

Condition: Very Good


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 post... View more info

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Book of Travellers' Tales, A

By: Newby, Eric (ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Pan Books Ltd: 1986

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: TRA63

ISBN: 0330293907

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 516gms, 574 pages. This is a marvellously entertaining anthology of travel writing spanning the globe from Africa to the Antarctic, from Penzance to Poona. It includes a wealth of travel literature, including samples from more than 300 travel writers from 430BC to the 1980s. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and heavy age-related page discolouration/spotting throughout including wraps. There is a small sticker on the front cover and a small pen marking from a previous owner on the inside title page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Racing With Death: Douglas Mawson - Antarctic Explorer

By: Riffenburgh, Beau

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, England, Bloomsbury Publishing: 2009

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAUS354

ISBN: 0747596719

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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Australasian Stamp Catalogue, The (24th Edition)

By: Sparks, Ken (ed)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Dubbo, Australia, Seven Seas Stamps P/L: 1989

Edition: 24th Edition

Seller ID: ANT48

Condition: Good


Soft card cover, twenty-fourth edition, 540g, 176pgs. An illustrated and priced catalogue of the stamps of the Australian Commonwealth, PNG, Nauru, Australian Antarctic Territory, Christmas Island, Cocos Island, and Norfolk Island. Includes all Australian stamps to January 1990. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Australasian Stamp Catalogue, The (25th Edition)

By: Sparks, Ken (ed)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Surry Hills, Australia, Seven Seas Stamps P/L: 1992

Edition: 25th Edition

Seller ID: ANT49

Condition: Good


Soft card cover, twenty-fifth edition, 444g, 184pgs. An illustrated and priced catalogue of the stamps of the Australian Commonwealth, PNG, Nauru, Australian Antarctic Territory, Christmas Island, Cocos Island, and Norfolk Island. Includes all Australian stamps to January 1992. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Australasian Stamp Catalogue, The (24th Edition)

By: Sparks, Ken (ed)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Dubbo, Australia, Seven Seas Stamps P/L: 1989

Edition: 24th Edition

Seller ID: ANT55

Condition: Good


Soft card cover, twenty-fourth edition, 540g, 176pgs. An illustrated and priced catalogue of the stamps of the Australian Commonwealth, PNG, Nauru, Australian Antarctic Territory, Christmas Island, Cocos Island, and Norfolk Island. Includes all Australian stamps to January 1990. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Previous owner has used pen to tick off which stamps they have throughout the book, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Step Too Far, A: Peter Bland and the Obsession of Adventure

By: Yallop, Richard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Pan Macmillan Australia: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS274

ISBN: 0732911540

Condition: Good


Soft cover, first edition, 468g, 291pgs. A tale of gripping adventure and survival in some of the planet's most inhospitable regions, as well as profound insight into what drives a preson to take such risks in the search for new adrenalin highs. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Step Too Far, A: Peter Bland and the Obsession of Adventure

By: Yallop, Richard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Pan Macmillan Australia: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS2976

ISBN: 0732911540

Condition: Good


Soft cover, first edition, 468g, 291pgs. A tale of gripping adventure and survival in some of the planet's most inhospitable regions, as well as profound insight into what drives a preson to take such risks in the search for new adrenalin highs. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info