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There are 43 books in this catalogue.
SHACKLETON. The Polar Journeys. The Heart of the Antarctic. The Story of the British Antarctic Expedition 1907 - 1909. South. The Story of Shackleton's Last Expedition 1914 - 1917.
Shackleton, Ernest
Book Number: 65535
ISBN: 1841581968
Birlinn, UK 2002 8vo. hardcover. 381pp. + 277pp. + maps. b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $20.00


Douglas Mawson the Life of an Explorer
Hall, Lincoln
Book Number: 33168
ISBN: 1864366702
New Holland 2000 4to. hardcover. 224pp. index, b/w photos. very good. / very good d/w.
Price: $15.00


Antarctic Memoirs
Bunt, John
Book Number: 64890
ISBN: 1740083946
Seaview Press, West Lakes, S. A., 2006. 8vo. softcover. 209pp. b/w illus. Folding map of Macquarie Island in pocket inside rear cover. Near Fine.
Price: $55.00


Mawson's Will. The Greatest Survival Story Ever Written
Bickel, Lennard
Book Number: 64611
ISBN: 0812821777
Stein and Day, New York, 1977. 8vo. hardcover. 237pp. b/w illus. Good, wear to cover edges. / Good+ d/w chipped on bottom edge.
Price: $15.00


Diary of the "Discovery" Expedition to the Antarctic 1901-1904
Wilson, Edward
Book Number: 64509
ISBN: 
Blandford, London 1966. Large 8vo. hardcover. 416pp. colour & b/w illus., folding map. Very good, light foxing to front of text block, rear endpaper & pastedown lightly toned from news clipping, smll pen mark on fep. / Very good d/w sunned on spine.
Price: $55.00


Mind Over Matter The Epic Crossing of the Antactic Continent
Fiennes, Ranulph
Book Number: 62669
ISBN: 1856194450
Sinclair-Stevenson, London, 1993. 8vo. softcover. 326pp. index, colour ilus. Very good, page edges browned. Signed by author.
Price: $15.00


The Home of the Blizzard: The Story of the Australasian Antarctic Expedition, 1911-1914
Mawson, Douglas, Sir
Book Number: 62670
ISBN: 1862543771
Wakefield Press, Australia, 1996. 8vo. softcover. 438pp. index, b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $12.00


Edward Wilson of the Antarctic Naturalist and Friend
Seaver, George
Book Number: 62671
ISBN: 
John Murray, London, 1937. 8vo. hardcover. 301pp. index, b/w illus. Good+, some foxing.
Price: $9.00


Extreme South
Castrission, James
Book Number: 62545
ISBN: 9780733627989
Hachette, Sydney, 2012 8vo. softcover. 311pp. colour illus. Very good+, signed by author. Inscribed and signed by James Castrission and Justin Jones. In the footsteps of Scott and Amundsen, two Aussies, Cas and Jonesy, set out to conquer the last great wilderness on earth. This is their story of tenacity, mateship and survival.
Price: $18.00


Antarctica The Story of the New Zealand Party of the Trans-Antarctic Expedition
Helm, A,S, & Miller, J.H.
Book Number: 62547
ISBN: 
R.E. Owen, Government Printer, Wellington, New Zealand, 1964. 8vo. hardcover. 435pp. index. b/w ilus. Very good. / Good+ d/w chipped at top of spine.
Price: $18.00


Antarctica: A Traveller's Tale.
Bailey, Jean
Book Number: 62549
ISBN: 0207138214
Angus & Robertson, Sydney, 1980. 8vo. hardcover. 182pp. colour & b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $8.00


South : the Endurance expedition
Shackleton, Ernest Henry, Sir
Book Number: 62551
ISBN: 1876485094
Melbourne Text Publishing Company 1999 8vo softcover 322pp index, map, bw/ illus. very good.
Price: $12.00


The Far South
Bechervaise, John
Book Number: 62552
ISBN: 
Angus & Robertson, Australia, 1961. 8vo. hardcover. 103pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Price: $8.00


Antarctica and Back in Sixty Days
Bowden, Tim
Book Number: 62558
ISBN: 0733301134
ABC Books, Sydney 1991. 8vo. softcover. 239pp. b/w illus. Very good.
Price: $8.00


The Last Antarctic Heroes
Bickel, Lennard
Book Number: 62561
ISBN: 0049201085
Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 1989. 8vo. softcover. 230pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, foxing to outer page edges.
Price: $8.00


Seventh Continent. Saga of Australasian Exploration in Antarctica 1895-1850
Arthur Scholes
Book Number: 62563
ISBN: 
George Allen & Unwin, London, 1953. 8vo. hardcover. 226pp. index, b/w illus. Very good, light foxing. / Good+ d/w with some small tears,
Price: $10.00


Scott of the Antarctic
Pound, Reginald
Book Number: 62564
ISBN: 
Cassell, London 1966. 8vo. hardcover. 326pp. index, b/w illus. Good, tape marks on endpapers, outer page edges browned. / Good rubbed d/w.
Price: $18.00


The Great White South or With Scott In The Antarctic
Ponting, Herbert G.
Book Number: 62565
ISBN: 
Duckworth, London, 1950. 8vo. hardcover. 200pp. + b/w plates. Very good, spine faded. / no d/w.
Price: $15.00


Antarctica The Last Great Wilderness
Johnson, Stanley
Book Number: 6587
ISBN: 
London. Weidenfeld And Nicolson. 1985. Large 8vo. hardcover. 206pp. index. maps. very good, owner's inscription on fep. / very good d/w.
Price: $15.00


Voyage to the Ice. The Antarctic Expedition of Solo
Lewis, David
Book Number: 22194
ISBN: 
Sydney, ABC, 1979 8vo. hardcover. 144pp. b/w illus. + colour plates. very good+. / very good+ d/w. Signed by author.
Price: $20.00


The Last Continent
Liversidge, Douglas.
Book Number: 22254
ISBN: 
London: Jarolds, 1958 First Edition 8vo. Hard Cover. 248pp.index + b/w plates, fold-out map. very good+. / very good clipped, lightly chipped d/w.'
Price: $10.00


The Conquest of the Antarctic.
Kemp, Norman.
Book Number: 22259
ISBN: 
London, Wingate, 1956, First edition. 8vo. Hard Cover. 152pp. + b/w plates, good ex-lib. / fair chipped d/w.
Price: $12.00


Two Years in the Antarctic.
Walton, Kevin
Book Number: 22260
ISBN: 
U.K. Nell Press. 1982. 8vo. Hard Cover. 194pp. index + b/w plates, near fine. presentation inscription on fep from author's son. / very good d/w.
Price: $20.00


Icebound in Antarctica
Lewis, David
Book Number: 29330
ISBN: 0855611413
Richmond, Vic. Heinemann Australia 1987 8vo hardcover 242pp index, b/w illus. very good, owner's inscription on fep. / very good d/w.
Price: $10.00


South Pole. 900 Miles On Foot
Wood, Gareth
Book Number: 36300
ISBN: 0920663486
Horsdal & Schubart Publishers, Ltd. 2000 8vo softcover 226pp, b/w illus. very good.Inscribed & signed by author. "Welcome to the journey only 900 miles to go Regards, Gareth Wood."
Price: $12.00


Antarctica and back in sixty days
Bowden, Tim
Book Number: 42620
ISBN: 
Crows Nest, N.S.W. ABC 1996 8vo softcover 239pp, b/w illus. very good.
Price: $12.00


The Great White South or With Scott in the Antarctic, being an account of experiences with Captain Scott's South Pole Expedition and of the Nature Life of the Antarctic
Ponting, Herbert G
Book Number: 54035
ISBN: 
Duckworth, London 1932 Tenth impression. 8vo. hardcover. 205pp. b/w illus. Very good, light foxint, owner's details on fep. / Good d/w with a hole in spine.
Price: $25.00


Living on the edge : our personal Antarctic story
Claypole, Yvonne.
Book Number: 58649
ISBN: 0732269156
Pymble, N.S.W. HarperCollins 2001 8vo softcover 262pp colour illus. very good+. Book Description: The story of a couple who have recently returned from a truly remarkable year in Antarctica where they lived in a tiny hut chained to rocks in one of the coldest and most isolated spots on earth. Before Jim and Yvonne's year of living with extreme cold, horrendous blizzards and diminishing daylight many thought they were crazy, but once their new life began they found they had captivated millions of Australian people with their adventure. About the Author: Yvonne thinks she is a fairly ordinary person. She is a schoolteacher while her husband Jim is a training manager. The live on a small farm with their sons and are always looking for adventure.
Price: $12.00


A History of Antarctica
Martin, Stephen
Book Number: 59284
ISBN: 0731066014
State Library of New South Wales Press, Sydney, 1996. 4to. hardcover. 272pp. index, colour & b/w illus. Very good+. / Very good d/w.
Price: $15.00


The Unforgiving Minute - One Man's Journey to the Edge of the World and the Centre of his Soul
Jarvis, Tim - Signed
Book Number: 59765
ISBN: 186325434x
Bantam 2004 Trade paperback. 294pp. Very good. Signed by Jarvis. In 1999Jarvis and Tresder set out across Antarctica. Against the odds they made it to the south pole, setting a new record. This is the story of their battle.
Price: $15.00



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