Published by Alexandria: Tine Life / Time Reading Program, 1980., 1980
Reprint (1941, 1965, & 1980). 322pp, (5.25 x 8 inches), b&w photos, b&w drawings by the author. A few tiny checkmarks and one sentence underlined in the foreword. Otherwise book is clean and furmly bound, no other markings, no tears or creases. The author was an aristocratic French artist, traveler, and journalist who lived with the Inuit (Eskimo) and shared their life in the Canadian Arctic.
Seller Inventory # 24954
Published by Boston: Little Brown, (1977)., 1977
1st edition stated. 262pp, (5.5 x 8.5 inches), maps. Ex-Library copy with pocket and stamping. Hardcover in DJ. Spine is cocked, but a nice clean tight copy, corners sharp, no markings to text. About the scientists, servicemen and civilians who choose to work in Antarctica.
Seller Inventory # 12740
Published by Anchorage: Alaska Northwest Books, 1989., 1989
Dassow, Laura (illustrator). 2nd printing. 144pp, (6x9 inches), b&w drawings by Laura Dassow. Near Fine in wrappers (soft cover). Crisp, clean, tight, corners sharp, no spine creasing, no other creases, no tears, bumps or markings. Looks new. Story of the author's stay in a log cabin in the Schwatka Mountians of northwest Alaska, alone for 266 days, "testing himself against the solitude and watching an Arctic winter come and go.".
Seller Inventory # 15851
Published by Anchorage: Alaska Northwest Publishing Company, 1976., 1974
B/w Illustration (illustrator). 3rd printing of the 1974 edition. 222pp, (5.5 x 8.5 inches), maps. Very Good in wrappers (soft cover). Covers are rubbed, otherwise everything crisp, tight, clean, no spine creasing, no other creases, no markings. "A collection of curious documents depicting the past economic, social, biological and geological activity in the Cook Inlet area of Alaska, before Captain James Cook himself, to just after the Good Friday earthquake, .".
Seller Inventory # 21391
Published by NY: Fleming Revell, 1911., 1911
229pp, (5 x 7.5 inches), b&w photos. Good/ no dust jacket. Hardcover, light grey-green cloth with white and dark green illustration of sailboats on front cover. Just the barest signs of wear to boards, spine ends soft, page edges lightly soiled (dusty looking). Owner's delicate gift inscription on back of frontis page, dated 1911. Spine is very slightly cocked (slanted) otherwise contents clean, tight, no tears or creases, no markings.
Seller Inventory # 18283
Published by Washington: American Association for the Advancement of Science, 1971., 1971
Publication no.93. [xv],768pp, 8vo, charts, tables, b&w photos, index. NF/Fair. Hardcover with dust jacket. Book has just a trace of edgewear, otherwise clean and tight, no markings. DJ is worn, faded, soiled, and has been damp. (The book is not affected.) Results of a symposium held at the Dallas meeting of the association in 1968. Chapters by various scholars on research programs, biological findings, glaciology, climate, atmosphere, ocean dynamics, continental drift, Gondwanaland, et al. Missing the wall map. Heavy book, priority or international shipment will require extra charge.
Seller Inventory # 2951
Published by Yellowknife: Dept. Of Renewable Resources,, 1988
Germaine Arnaktauyok, (illustrator). 85pp, oblong (12x9 inches), map, b&w drawings, tables, glossary. Only Good condition in wrappers (soft cover). Covers are lightly worn, a crease on the front, corners creased too. The corners are rubbed (pages affected). Owner's name, otherwise contents and clean and firmly bound, no markings to the pages. Mamals, birds and fish. Muskox, caribou, bears, whales, seals, geese, ducks, owls, gulls, all sorts of fish, etc. Each animal has a picture and brief description, along with names in English, Latin, and Inuktitut. The book is based on Joanne Coutu's "Animals of the Eastern Arctic: A Checklist in English and Inuktitut.".
Seller Inventory # 24424
Published by Washington: The Arctic Institute of North America, 1971., 1971
310pp, (7x10 inches), b&w photos, maps, tables, bibliography. Very Good/ no dust jacket. Hardcover, blue cloth, covers a little worn and soiled, corners bumped. Small bookplate inside front cover, owner's name on front endpaper. Otherwise clean and tight, no tears or creases. Geophysics, atmospherics, sea ice, the ocean, climate, terrain, arctic resources, Canadian resources, USSR arctic resources, Scandanavian arctic resources, et al.
Seller Inventory # 14631