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1 Arctic Voyages and Discovery The Exploring Voyages of Dr. Kane, etc
London Burns & Oates (1893) Brown cloth with titles and illustrations to fron Cloth sl. worn along edges, generally very good 7 x 4.5 inches (18 x 11.5 cm) 8vo. 16 page book catalogue from Burns and Oates. Frontic illustration 
Part of the Granville Popular Library series 
Price: 25.00 CDN
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Travels To Discover the Source of the Nile, In the Years 1768,1769,1771,1771,1772,and 1773 (in Five Volumes), Bruce, James, of Kinnaird, Esq.F.R.S.
2 Bruce, James, of Kinnaird, Esq.F.R.S. Travels To Discover the Source of the Nile, In the Years 1768,1769,1771,1771,1772,and 1773 (in Five Volumes)
London J.Rothven, For G.G.J. and J. Robinson 1790 (First Edition) All five volumes full mottled calf with red calf All bindings have been expertly repaired along hinges. There is the occasional light foxing to the preliminary leaves, the margins of the prints & maps and in the occasional outer margins of the text Also light offsetting to the folds of the maps. This in generally is a very nice, clean and tight set with in impressive 18th century binding. 12 x 9.5 inches (30.5 x 22.7 Quarto 3 large folding maps as well as 55 plates, 3 plans and 4 leaves of Ethiopian dialect script throughout all 
Introduction by author as well as preface dedicating these volumes to the King (George III) 
Price: 6750.00 CDN
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3 Bulgin, Iona Cabot and his World Symposium June 1997 Papers and Presentations
St. John's, Newfoundland Newfoundland Historical Society 1999 Card covers Very good 10.75 x 8.5 inches (27.3 x 21.6 cm) Quarto Map and b&w. illus. 

Price: 55.00 CDN
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4 Bulgin, Iona & Riggs, Bert A Cabot Miscellany
St. John's, Newfoundland The Newfoundland Historical Society 1997 Card covers with coil binding Very good 11 x 8.5 inches (28 x 21.6 cm) Quarto 
5 articles 
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5 Franchere, Gabriel Journal of a Voyage on the North West Coast of North America during the Years 1811, 1812, 1813 and 1814
Toronto The Champlain Society 1969 Limited edition of 825 numbered copies Red cloth with gilt titles on spine Very good with a very small black mark to front cover 9.5 x 6.75 inches (24 x 17.2  8vo. Frontis, 3 illus. & 3 maps 
Transcribed and translated by Wessie Tipping Lamb. edited with an introduction and Notes by W. Kaye Lamb 
Price: 75.00 CDN
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6 Glover, Richard (Edited with an introduction and notes by) David Thompson's Narrative 1784-1812
Toronto The Champlain Society 1962 A new edition with added material Red cloth with gilt tilte to spine Very good 9.5 x 6.75 inches (24 x 17.2  Lg. 8vo. Large folding map in back 

Price: 375.00 CDN
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7 Greenlee, William Brooks (translated with introduction and notes by) The Voyage of Pedro Alvares Cabral to Brazil and India From Contemporary Documents and Narratives
London The Hakluyt Society 1937 Blue cloth with gilt ship vignette on front board Previous owner's name on f.e.p. Sl. dampstaining to f.e.p. & paper edges, generally vg Dust jacket is sunned & worn 9 x 6 inches (22.7 x 15.2 cm) 8vo. 6 plates, 4 fldg maps in pocket at rear 
Second Series No.LXXXI 
Price: 175.00 CDN
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A Voyage from England to India, in the Year MDCCLIV, and an Historical Narrative or the Operations of the Squadron and Army in India, under the Command of Vice-Admiral Watson and Colonel Clive, Ives, Edward
8 Ives, Edward A Voyage from England to India, in the Year MDCCLIV, and an Historical Narrative or the Operations of the Squadron and Army in India, under the Command of Vice-Admiral Watson and Colonel Clive
London Printed for Edward and Charles Dilly 1773 First Edition Bound in modern mottled brown calf with four band New end-papers and some light foxing, in general a very good copy 10.5 x 8.75 inches (26.7 x 22 Sm. Folio 2 large folding maps backed on linen and 13 plates (1 folding) 
Also, a Journey from Persia to England, by Unusual Route with an Appendix 
Price: 3750.00 CDN
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9 Kent, Rockwell N By E A Record of Expeditioning North-By-East Across Baffin Bay and Beyond
New York Brewer & Warren 1930 Second Printing Beige cloth in dust jacket Good 8vo. Illustrations throughout by author including 8 full page wood block illustrations 

Price: 35.00 CDN
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10 Kingston, W.H.G. My First Voyage to Southern Seas A Book for Boys
London T. Nelson & Sons 1898 Dec blue cloth with gilt designs & titles Cloth worn, generally good 7.5 x 5 inches (19 x 12.5 cm) 8vo. With fifty-three engravings inc. colour frontis & Engraved title page 

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11 Marshall, Logan (ed) The Story of Polar Conquest The Complete History of Arctic and Antarctic Exploration Including The Discovery of the South Pole by amundsen and Scott The Tragic Fate of the Scott Expedition and the Discovery of the North Pole by Admiral Peary
np L.T. Myers 1913 Red dec. cloth with B&w photo illus pastedown of  Cloth sl. worn & bumped at edges 9 x 6.5 inches (22.7 x 16.5 c 8vo. Illustrated 

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12 McClintock, Captain The Voyage of the 'Fox' in the Arctic Seas A Narrative of the Discovery of the Fate of Sir John Franklin ad His Companions with Maps and Illustrations
Vermont Hurtig 1972 088830059X / 9780888300591 Red cloth in dust jacket Vg Dust jacket is vg 7.5 x 5.5 inches(19 x 14cm) 8vo. B&w frontis, b&w illus. and maps (some fold-out) throughout 
With an introduction to the new edition by W.C. Wonders 
Price: 45.00 CDN
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13 Newcomb, Raymond Lee Our Lost Explorers: The Narrative of the Jeannette Arctic Expedition As Related by the Survivors, and in the Records and Last Journals of Lieutenant De Long
Hartford, Conn. American Publishing Company 1882 Full brown calf with black calf spine label Rebound in original brown calf with spine strengthen with brown cloth and with a white cloth to inner hinges, interor very good 9 x 6 inches (22.7 x 15.2 cm) 8vo. B&w. frontis, numerous b&w illis, maps, plans, etc. 

Price: 45.00 CDN
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14 Oleson, Tryggvi, J. Early Voyages and Northern Approaches
Toronto McClelland & Stewart 1968 Cloth in dust jacket Previous owner's name on 1st fly leaf otherwise very good Some light wear and nicks to edges of dust jacket 9.25 x 6.25 inches (23.5 x 15.9 cm) 8vo. B&w. illus. and maps 
Volume I in the Canadian Centenary Series 
Price: 25.00 CDN
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15 Riley, James An Authentic Narrative of the Loss of the American Brig Commerce, Wrecke on the Western Coast of Africa, in the Month of August , 1815. With An Account of the Sufferings of Her Surviving Officers and Crew,
New York Author 1817 Brown calf Exlib with small stamp title page. Water staining throughout , condition generally poor 8.5 x 5.5 inches (21.6 x 14 c 8vo. Illustrated and Embellished With Copperplate engravings; fldg map, frontis 

Price: 45.00 CDN
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Voyages to the Coast of Africa, By Mess. Saugnier and Brisson: Containing an Account of Their Shipwreck on Board Different Vessels, and Subsequent Slavery, and Interesting details of the Manners of the Arabs of the Desert, and of the Slave Trade, Saugnier and Brison
16 Saugnier and Brison Voyages to the Coast of Africa, By Mess. Saugnier and Brisson: Containing an Account of Their Shipwreck on Board Different Vessels, and Subsequent Slavery, and Interesting details of the Manners of the Arabs of the Desert, and of the Slave Trade
London Printed for G.G.J. and J. Robinson 1792 First English Edition In original paper covered boards and spine Paper covers are worn with some loss to the spine. The map has a small tear to binding tab 9 x 5.75 inches (22.7 x 14.5 8vo. Large folding map 
In two parts - The Voyages to the Coasts of Africa and Narrative of the Shipwreck and Captivity of M. De Brisson. 
Price: 1000.00 CDN
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17 Savours, Ann The Voyages of the Discovery The Illustrated History of Scott's Ship
London Virgin Books 1992 0863698115 / 9780863698118 Card covers Vg 9 x 7.25 inches (22.7 x 18.4 cm) 8vo. Color & b&w illus., b&w maps throughout 
Foreword by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh. Preface by the late Sir Peter Scott. 
Price: 20.00 CDN
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An Historical Account of the Embassy to the Emperor of China ... Including the Manners and Customs of the Inhabitants and preceded by an account of the causes of the Embassy & voyage to China. Abridged principally from the Papers of Earl Macartney., STAUNTON, Sir George Leonard (1737-1801)
18 STAUNTON, Sir George Leonard (1737-1801) An Historical Account of the Embassy to the Emperor of China ... Including the Manners and Customs of the Inhabitants and preceded by an account of the causes of the Embassy & voyage to China. Abridged principally from the Papers of Earl Macartney.
London Printed for John Stockdale 1797 Contemporary full brown calf boards with modern c Binding has been expertly repaired and some of the plates have been closely cropped to the outer margins, one plate has a water stain to the top margin, otherwise a very clean and tight copy 8.75 x 5.25 inches (22.2 x 13 Engraved title, 2 engraved folding maps, 22 engraved plates [complete, i.e. 33 images on 25 plates, as issued]. 

Price: 875.00 CDN
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19 Symons, Thomas H.B. (edited by) Meta Incognita: A Discourse of Discovery. Martin Frobisher's Arctic Expeditions, 1576-1578 Volume 2
Hull, Quebec Canadian Museum of Civilization 1999 066017507x / 9780660175072 Decorative card covers Very good 11 x 8.5 inches (28 x 21.6 cm) Quarto Illus. title page and b&w. illus., maps, diagrams and charts 

Price: 20.00 CDN
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20 Williamson, J. A. The Voyages of John and Sebastian Cabot
London Published for The Historical Association by G. Bell and Sons, Ltd. 1937 Printed card covers Some light browning along edges 8.50 x 5.50 inches (21.6 x 14 cm) 8vo. 2 map 
Historical Association Pamphlet, No. 106 
Price: 15.00 CDN
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