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Shackleton Endurance Architecture T-Shirt - Small: [Shackleton].
[Shackleton]. Shackleton Endurance Architecture T-Shirt - Small
Navy blue, 100% cotton, preshrunk, short-sleeve, unisex adult sizes Small; new #25605 $19.95
The architectural drawings of the Endurance have been reproduced in white on a navy blue t-shirt. Mark Holmes, Endurance Designs' artist, has created a wonderfully detailed version of the ship's drawings for the front of this quality garment.[read more]

Shackleton Endurance Architecture T-Shirt - XX-Large: [Shackleton].
[Shackleton]. Shackleton Endurance Architecture T-Shirt - XX-Large
Navy blue, 100% cotton, preshrunk, short-sleeve, unisex adult size XX-Large; new #27750 $19.95
The architectural drawings of the Endurance have been reproduced in white on a navy blue t-shirt. Mark Holmes, Endurance Designs' artist, has created a wonderfully detailed version of the ship's drawings for the front of this quality garment.[read more]

Shackleton Endurance Map T-Shirt - Extra Large: [Shackleton].
[Shackleton]. Shackleton Endurance Map T-Shirt - Extra Large
Black, 100% cotton, preshrunk, short-sleeve, unisex adult sizes Extra Large; new #25566 $19.95
The famous image on the front of this t-shirt shows Sir Ernest Shackleton and a portion of the crew of his Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition launching their lifeboat James Caird from Elephant Island. Below ths image is the text “1914 - 1916”. The back of the shirt is a color map depicting the ro[read more]

Shackleton Endurance Map T-Shirt - Large: [Shackleton].
[Shackleton]. Shackleton Endurance Map T-Shirt - Large
Black, 100% cotton, preshrunk, short-sleeve, unisex adult sizes Large; new #25565 $19.95
The famous image on the front of this t-shirt shows Sir Ernest Shackleton and a portion of the crew of his Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition launching their lifeboat James Caird from Elephant Island. Below ths image is the text “1914 - 1916”. The back of the shirt is a color map depicting the ro[read more]

Shackleton Endurance Map T-Shirt - Medium: [Shackleton].
[Shackleton]. Shackleton Endurance Map T-Shirt - Medium
Bloack, 100% cotton, preshrunk, short-sleeve, unisex adult sizes Medium; new #25564 $19.95
The famous image on the front of this t-shirt shows Sir Ernest Shackleton and a portion of the crew of his Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition launching their lifeboat James Caird from Elephant Island. Below ths image is the text “1914 - 1916”. The back of the shirt is a color map depicting the ro[read more]

Shackleton Endurance Map T-Shirt - Small: [Shackleton].
[Shackleton]. Shackleton Endurance Map T-Shirt - Small
Bloack, 100% cotton, preshrunk, short-sleeve, unisex adult sizes Small; new #27235 $19.95
The famous image on the front of this t-shirt shows Sir Ernest Shackleton and a portion of the crew of his Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition launching their lifeboat James Caird from Elephant Island. Below ths image is the text “1914 - 1916”. The back of the shirt is a color map depicting the ro[read more]

Shackleton Endurance Map T-Shirt - XX-Large: [Shackleton].
[Shackleton]. Shackleton Endurance Map T-Shirt - XX-Large
Beige, 100% cotton, preshrunk, long-sleeve, unisex adult size XX-Large; new #27751 $19.95
The famous image on the front of this t-shirt shows Sir Ernest Shackleton and a portion of the crew of his Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition launching their lifeboat James Caird from Elephant Island. Below ths image is the text “Shackleton’s Great Open Boat Journey”. The back of the shirt is a c[read more]

Shackleton Endurance Ship at Night T-Shirt - Extra Large: [Shackleton].
[Shackleton]. Shackleton Endurance Ship at Night T-Shirt - Extra Large
Black, 100% cotton, short-sleeve, unisex adult size Extra Large; new #25470 $19.95
The image of the ship Endurance held fast in the ice of the Weddell Sea is one of the most famous and enduring of the photographs to come out of Shackleton's expedition. On the back of this shirt is the quote: "For speed and efficiency of travel, give me Amundsen. For scientific discovery, give me[read more]

Shackleton Endurance Ship at Night T-Shirt - Medium: [Shackleton].
[Shackleton]. Shackleton Endurance Ship at Night T-Shirt - Medium
Black, 100% cotton, short-sleeve, unisex adult size Medium; new #25560 $19.95
The image of the ship Endurance held fast in the ice of the Weddell Sea is one of the most famous and enduring of the photographs to come out of Shackleton's expedition. On the back of this shirt is the quote: "For speed and efficiency of travel, give me Amundsen. For scientific discovery, give me[read more]

Shackleton Endurance Ship at Night T-Shirt - Small: [Shackleton].
[Shackleton]. Shackleton Endurance Ship at Night T-Shirt - Small
Black, 100% cotton, short-sleeve, unisex adult size Small; new #25695 $19.95
The image of the ship Endurance held fast in the ice of the Weddell Sea is one of the most famous and enduring of the photographs to come out of Shackleton's expedition. On the back of this shirt is the quote: "For speed and efficiency of travel, give me Amundsen. For scientific discovery, give me[read more]

Shackleton Endurance Ship at Night T-Shirt - XX-Large: [Shackleton].
[Shackleton]. Shackleton Endurance Ship at Night T-Shirt - XX-Large
Black, 100% cotton, short-sleeve, unisex adult size XX-Large; new #25696 $19.95
The image of the ship Endurance held fast in the ice of the Weddell Sea is one of the most famous and enduring of the photographs to come out of Shackleton's expedition. On the back of this shirt is the quote: "For speed and efficiency of travel, give me Amundsen. For scientific discovery, give me[read more]

Abramson, Howard S. Hero In Disgrace: The Life of Arctic Explorer Frederick A. Cook
1991 Paragon House NY 1st, 8vo, pp.xix, 250, 23 bw photos, map, green/white cloth; dj rubbed, vg, cloth fine. #14438 $27.00
The author asserts Cook did reach the North Pole, as well as the summit of McKinley.[read more]

Arctic Odyssey: The Life of Rear Admiral Donald B. MacMillan: Allen, Everett S.
signedAllen, Everett S. Arctic Odyssey: The Life of Rear Admiral Donald B. MacMillan
1962 Dodd, Mead NY 1st, 8vo, pp.viii, 340, 36 bw photos, 2 maps, map eps, blue cloth; inscribed, dj w/ edge tears, rubbed, unclipped, vg-, cloth w/ address stamp of Dr. Harrison E. Kennard, tight, fine #16757 $25.00
Biography of MacMillan, noted Arctic expedition leader, explorer and naturalist, and his expeditions to Labrador, Greenland, Ellsmere, Baffin, and the Canadian Arctic Islands (1908-1957). This copy is inscribed by MacMillan to Dr. Harrison E. Kennard, former president of the Harvard Mountaineering C[read more]

On the “Polar Star” in the Arctic Sea…With the Statements of Commander U. Cagni Upon the Sledge Expedition to 86º 34’ North, and of Dr. A. Cavalli Molinelli Upon his Return to the Bay of Teplitz: Amedeo, Luigi, of Savoy, Duke of the Abruzzi
New Amedeo, Luigi, of Savoy, Duke of the Abruzzi On the “Polar Star” in the Arctic Sea…With the Statements of Commander U. Cagni Upon the Sledge Expedition to 86º 34’ North, and of Dr. A. Cavalli Molinelli Upon his Return to the Bay of Teplitz
1903 Dodd, Mead NY 1st US, 2 vol, vol I pp.xvi, 346, xvii-xxii, photo frontis, 10 bw plates, 162 bw photos, vol II pp.viii, 349-702, ix-xii, photo frontis, 4 bw plates, 2 bw panoramas, 4 maps (1 color, 2 color fldg in pocket), gold dec black cloth; cloth pulled top/bottom spine, rubbed, marks to covers, name both vols, hinges cracked, very good- #27824 $195.00
Prince Luigi Amedeo of Savoy (1873-1933), a grandson of King Vittorio Emanuele II of Italy, was well known as a mountaineer and traveler. With nineteen men, the Duke of Abruzzi sailed in the steam brigantine Stella Polare, June, 1899, to Archangel, and thence across the Barents Sea to Rudolph Island[read more]

The Polar Times - Fall-Winter 2001, vol 2, #18: American Polar Society
American Polar Society The Polar Times - Fall-Winter 2001, vol 2, #18
2001 American Polar Society US 4to, pp.31, 1 color centerfold & many bw photos, illus, maps, wraps; new #22363 $4.00
A great resource for those interested in Arctic and Antarctic exploration, history, research, and current events. This is published twice yearly.[read more]

Expedition to the South Pole: Amundsen, Roald
Amundsen, Roald Expedition to the South Pole
2017 NH Ltd ed 100, 4to, pp.13, 2 color & 1 bw photos, wraps; new #27310 $17.95
Produced as a special keepsake for the SouthPole-sium v.3 held in Norway in 2017. This is a transcript of a lecture delivered by Amundsen to the Berlin Geographical Society on October 9, 1912 in which he describes the journey to the pole and back. The lecture was printed in the Annual Report of the [read more]

My Life as an Explorer: Amundsen, Roald
Amundsen, Roald My Life as an Explorer
1927 Doubleday, Page NY 1st, 8vo, pp.282, photo frontis, sketch, 2 maps, appendix, top edge yellow, medium blue cloth; cloth rubbed, name, some pencil notations, very good+ #9003 $65.00
Amundsen’s autobiography published one year before his death while searching for the dirigible Italia. In this he covers his early years, the Belgian Antarctic Expedition (1897-99), the Northwest Passage in the ship Gjøa (1903-06), the South Pole (1910-12), the Northeast Passage in the ship Maud (19[read more]

The Northwest Passage: Being the Record of a Voyage of Exploration of the Ship “Gjöa” 1903-1907 by… with a Supplement by First Lieutenant Hansen: Amundsen, Roald
Amundsen, Roald The Northwest Passage: Being the Record of a Voyage of Exploration of the Ship “Gjöa” 1903-1907 by… with a Supplement by First Lieutenant Hansen
1908 Dutton NY 1st, 8vo, 2 vol, vI pp.xiii, 335, photo frontis w/ tissue guard, 69 bw illus, color fldg map in pocket, vII pp.ix, 397, photo frontis w/ tissue guard, 70 bw illus, color fldg map in pocket, teg, gilt-lettered spines & covers, black cloth; cloth w/ light wear, 2 bookplates in ea vol, vI fldg map w/ 2.5” tear, tight, fine #26719 $695.00
Account of the voyage of Amundsen’s ship Gjöa which made the first complete passage through the Northwest Passage. Amundsen and his crew of six were frozen in for two winters off King William Island and spent the time undertaking sledge journeys to determine the location of the North Magnetic Pole. [read more]

The Roald Amundsen Diaries: The South Pole Expedition 1910-12: Amundsen, Roald
Amundsen, Roald The Roald Amundsen Diaries: The South Pole Expedition 1910-12
2010 Norway 1st, 8vo, pp.411, 46 color & 212 bw photos, 3 color & 7 bw illus, 6 maps, illus eps, wraps; new #25628 $44.95
Amundsen’s daily diaries, written from the moment the South Pole Expedition left Norway until the telegram of their success, and never intended for publication, are now available in English for the first time, almost a 100 years after they were written. Some of the contents will be known to readers[read more]

The South Pole: An Account of the Norwegian Antarctic Expedition in the
Amundsen, Roald The South Pole: An Account of the Norwegian Antarctic Expedition in the "Fram", 1910-1912
1913 Lee Keedick NY 1st ed, thick 8vo, 2 vol, vI pp.xxxv, 392, photo frontis w/ tissue guard, 81 bw illus, fldg plan, 2 maps (1 fldg); vII pp.x, 449, photo frontis w/ tissue guard, 52 bw illus, 20 maps/charts (1 fldg), appendices, teg, gilt-letter spine & covers, blue cloth; cloth bright, faint sign of former labels on ffep both vols, maps w/ orig folds & no tears, tight, fine #26720 $1,950.00
Amundsen's classic account of the discovery of the South Pole in 1911. This was published in the UK three months before word of Capt. Scott’s death became known. A classic work in the annals of polar literature. This nice set includes the oft-missing folding plan of the Fram. Conrad p.156, Renard[read more]

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