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Image for Across Canada With Two Cameras (July - September, 1938) Being the Diary of M. F. Bridie.

Across Canada With Two Cameras (July - September, 1938) Being the Diary of M. F. Bridie.

By: BRIDIE, M. F.:

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Axminster, Bagshawe, 1938 1st:

Seller ID: 78206


Hardback, approx 8.5 x 5.5 inches. In red cloth with gilt lettering to spine and front. Maps to endpapers. In illustrated yellow dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (DW chips to corners and ends of spine, edges rubbed, in protective sleeve, price clipped.)Some minor rubbing to edges and corners of cloth, top edges of spine faded. Prize label to verso of front endpaper “Eileen Oliver, Shute School, 1949.” Else inside pages all very clean and tight throughout. 114pp. Illustrated with b&w photo plates. View more info

Facing the Frozen Ocean. One man’s dream to lead a team across the treacherous North Atlantic.

By: GRYLLS, BEAR:

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Macmillan. 2004 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 73980


Size 6.0 x 9.5 inches. In blue cloth boards with white lettering to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In near fine condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Not price clipped). A very clean and tight copy. 313pp. With colour photographs. The author leads a team from Canada to Iceland in a open rigid inflatable boat (RIB). View more info

Image for My Life With The Eskimos. With Forewords by Henry Fairfield Osborn and Reginald Walter Brock. New edition, revised and abridged.

My Life With The Eskimos. With Forewords by Henry Fairfield Osborn and Reginald Walter Brock. New edition, revised and abridged.

By: STEFANSSON, VILHJALMUR:

Price: £32.00

Publisher: George G.Harrap and Co. 1924:

Seller ID: 70921


Size 5.5 x 8.0 inches. In blue cloth covers with gilt to spine and with blind embossed title to front. In very good condition. Spine slightly darkened with small chips at ends. Corners slightly bumped. Mild foxing to edges. Slight browning to endpapers. Else a clean and tight copy. 308pp. With b/w photographs and maps. The author was an experienced explorer with several expeditions to his name, when in 1908 he set off to Northern Canada to see how the eskimos survived and flourished in extreme conditions. He also discovered a tribe of ‘blond’ eskimos. View more info