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1 BARROW (Sir John) Voyages of Discovery and Research Within the Arctic Regions ... Abridged and Arranged from the Official Narratives
New York Harper 1846 First edition thus HARDCOVER pieces of cover cloth missing, cover wear, front hinge starting otherwise near good 
359pp + 8pp ads NO folding map small octavo cloth 
Price: 30.00 USD
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2 BIRKET-SMITH (Kaj) Five Hundred Eskimo Words A Comparative Vocabulary From Greenland and Central Eskimo Dialects
Copenhagen Gyldendalske Boghandel, Nordisk Forlag 1928 First edition PAPERBACK cover wear otherwise very good 
64pp, folded map, uncut pages, octavo paper Report of the Fifth Thule Expedition 1921-24, The Danish Expedition to Arctic North America in Charge of Knud Rasmussen, Volume III Number 3, a presentation copy "Mr Melville jacobs, with best regards, from the author" on the front cover 
Price: 150.00 USD
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3 CHUNG (In-Cho) The Arctic and the Rockies As Seen By a Botanist Pictorial
Seoul author 1984 First edition HARDCOVER very good in slightly worn slipcase Signed
343p color illustrations large octavo cloth signed in full by author on title page 
Price: 55.00 USD
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4 COLLINS (Henry B.) Arctic Area Indigenous Period
Mexico City Inst. Panamericano der Geog. e Hist. 1954 First edition PAPERBACK cover wear otherwise good 
152pp 12mo paper Program of the History of America 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 D'WOLF (John) A Voyage To the North Pacific And a Journey Through Siberia More Than Half a Century Ago
Bristol Rulon-Miller 1983 first edition HARDCOVER slight cover wear otherwise very good in worn glassine Signed
127pp, b/w illustrations. quarto cloth signed by editor and illustrator 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 DAMAS (David) editor Arctic Volume 5 Handbook of North American Indians
Washington Smithsonian 1984 first edition HARDCOVER owners name slight cover wear otherwise very good 
829pp, b/w illustrations. quarto hardbound 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 HOUSTON (C. Stuart) To the Arctic by Canoe 1819-1821 The Journal and Paintings of Robert Hood Midshipman with Franklin
Montreal Arctic Institute of North America 1974 0773501924 / 9780773501928 First edition HARDCOVER gift inscription, slight cover wear otherwise very good in worn DJ in brodart good Jacket 
217pp, numerous bw and color illustrations, quarto cloth 
Price: 9.00 USD
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8 JENNESS (Diamond) The People of the Twilight (Eskimos of Coronation Gulf)
New York MacMillan 1928 First edition HARDCOVER slight cover wear otherwise very good Claude Johnson 
247pp, numerous b/w illustrations, octavo cloth 
Price: 45.00 USD
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9 NANSEN (Fridtjof ) Hunting and Adventure in the Arctic
New York Duffield 1925 First American edition HARDCOVER owners name, peeled paper to endpapers, cover wear otherwise good+ 
462pp b/w illustrations octavo cloth 
Price: 30.00 USD
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10 NANSEN (Fridtjof) Hunting and Adventure in the Arctic
NY Duffield 1925 First Am edition HARDCOVER cover wear, owner inscription, black marks on top page ends;Good 
462pp, b/w illustrations, figures. octavo hardbound 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 NICOLAISEN (Johannes) et al editors Essays Presented to Kaj Birket-Smith on his Seventieth Birthday January 20th 1963
Copenhagen Dansk Etnografisk Forening 1963 First edition PAPERBACK owners name, cover wear otherwise very good 
346pp. b/w illustrations. octavo paper comprising Folk Dansk Etnografisk Tidsskrift Volume 5 includes Selected Bibliography, Niels Fock Mataco Marriage, Erik Holtved Tornarssuk an Eskimo Diary, Frederica De Laguna Yakutat Canoes, Ernst Manker The Noaidde Art, etc 
Price: 25.00 USD
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12 RAYMOND (Scott) and Peter Schiedermann editors International Conference on the Prehistory and Paleoecology of Western North American Arctic and Subarctic
Calgary U of Calgary 1974 First edition PAPERBACK owners label on spine cover wear otherwise good 
262pp b/w illustrations octavo paper 
Price: 15.00 USD
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13 RICHARDSON (John) Arctic Ordeal The Journal of John Richardson Surgeon-Naturalist with Franklin 1820-1822 edited by C. Stuart Houston
Kingston McGill-Queens University 1985 0773504184 / 9780773504189 2nd printing HARDCOVER very good in slightly discolored/worn dustwrapper good Jacket 
349pp text figures large octavo cloth 
Price: 12.50 USD
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14 ROSS (Sir John) Narrative of a Second Voyage in Search of the North West Passage and of a Residence in the Arctic Regions During the Years 1829,1830, 1831, 1832, 1833 including the Reports ... The Discovery of the North Magentic Pole
London A.W. Webster 1835 First edition HARDCOVER rebound, foxing , cover wear otherwise good + 
740pp b/w engraved illustrations (one colored) maps half leather large chart missing 
Price: 200.00 USD
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15 SPERRY (Armstrong) One Day With Tuktu an Eskimo Boy
Eau Claire Cadmus Books 1935 special edition HARDCOVER very good, pocket pasted in to rear pastedown 
no pagination, color art work. octavo hardbound 
Price: 25.00 USD
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16 STEFANSSON (Vilhjalmur) The Friendly Arctic The Story of Five Years in Polar Regions
NY Macmillan 1922 Hardcover HARDCOVER cover wear, fep bottom third cut out otherwise good+ Signed
784pp, b/w illustrations, maps in back pocket . octavo hardbound signed in full by author on fep 
Price: 55.00 USD
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