Arctic & Antarctic – Polar exploration

Chums Vol XXXVII (57) No. 1896 January 12th 1929

The Cowardice of Mighty McQueen by Eric W Townsend Speed Irons by Alfred Edgar A House Divided – a Greyminster Story by Hylton Cleaver South With Scott by Rear Admiral ERGR Evans – 1st Episode Jackals of the Clouds by George E Rochester The Vanishing Trail by John Sweet (a scouting story) Posted to UK address ( note it will be folded once for postage )

£5.00

Nanson’s “Farthest North”

Fridtjof Nansen’s Farthest North Vol 1

Being the record of a voyage of exploration of the ship Fram 1893-96 ans of fifteen month’ sleigh journey by Dr. Nansen and Lieut. Johansen with an appendix by Otto Sverdrup Captain of the Fram. Published by George Newnes 1898. Blue cloth with gold and white embossing. Fold out map missing. No stamps or inscriptions. Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me.

£25.00

Polar Exploration

Available in the shop (or through the post if you want to pay the postage)

The Voyage of the “Discovery” by Captain R F Scott CVO RN

John Murray 1953 reprint with an unclipped dust jacket a good clean book £5.00

Assault on the Unknown by Walter Sullivan

A first edition published in 1961 by McGraw-Hill no dj no stamps or inscription £5.00

South With Scott by E R G R Evans

Collins undated no dj blue cloth £2.50

South With Scott by E R G R Evans

Collins Red Cloth £2.50

Captain Scott’s Own Story – Personal Journals of Capt. R F Scott

1949 reprint by John Murray Unclipped Dust Jacket no stamps or inscriptions very clean copy £5.00

The White Desert – by John Giaever

Chatto & Windus 1954 1st edition unclipped dust jacket no inscriptions or stamps £5.00

No Latitude for Error – Sir Edmund Hillary

Hodder & Stoughton 1961 2nd impression with vg+ dj £2.50

The Crossing of Antarctica by Sir Vivian Fuchs and Sir Edmund Hillary

Cassell 1st edition 1958 a near fine book and dj £5.00

The Crossing of Antarctica by Sir Vivian Fuchs and Sir Edmund Hillary

Cassell 1st Cadet Edition 1964 near fine dj and book £2.50

White Horizon by Douglas Liversedge

I can only describe the book as vg- it is complete and tight but dusty, as always contact me for more details. I am offering it for £5.00 in the shop

£6.50

Narrative of a Journey to the Shores of the Polar Sea in the Years 1919-20-21-22 By John Franklin

Everyman edition Dent vg copy undated

£6.50

Mountains & other adventure stuff.

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Mountain Madness by Winifred Fortescue

Blackwood 1944 178 pages slight foxing otherwise vg+ Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me.

£4.00

A Merry Mountaineer – The Story of Clifford Harris of Persia

A 94 page illustrated book first published in 1931 (Before the Sha changed the name of the country to Iran) This is an 8th impression published in 1937 Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me.

£5.00

Mountain Madness by Winifred Fortescue

William Blackwood 1944 second impression 178 pages. no dj vg+ Price includes UK Posting – For other postal rates to more distant locations please contact me.

£5.00

Some of these are rare in any format.

Single Handed Passage – Edward Allcard – £2.50

Teak Wallah – Reginald Campbell – £5.00

My Patients were Zulus – McCord – £2.50

Kanchenjunga – John Tucker – £2.50

Nanga Parbat – Herrligkoffer – £2.50

forerunners to Everest – Dittert, Chevalley & Lambert – £5.00

Doesn’t look like it but the Teak Wallah cover is by Reginald Head (Cy Webb)

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