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The Explorers of the Pacific

By: Badger, Geoffrey

Price: $14.90

Publisher: Australia, Kangaroo Press: 1996

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 19412


Revised and Enlarged. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). ISBN: 0864177941. ISBN/EAN: 9780864177940. Paperback View more info

The Endeavour Journal of Joseph Banks: 1768-1771 (2 volume edition)

By: Banks, Edited by J.C. Beaglehole, Joseph

Price: $215.00

Publisher: Australia, Angus & Robertson: 1962

Seller ID: 32785


Edgewear, including small tears, to jackets of both volumes, spines faded. Prior owner's name stickers. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding still very good. Edges browned slightly. Minor marks and wear to book. Now protected in non-adhesive plastic wrap. ** HEAVY BOOK - Over 2 kgs. Postage will exceed $40 to Asia & North America. $60 plus to Europe. Australasian customers should expect a more modest surcharge too. Please contact us f... View more info

The Jamestown Voyages Under The First Charter 1606-1609 : 2 Volume Set

By: Barbour, Philip L.

Price: $24.90

Publisher: London, Cambridge Univ. Press: 1969

Seller ID: 18564


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Light foxing to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Minor edgewear to jacket, moderate foxing. Edges very slightly spotted or marked. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

The Mutiny of the Bounty

By: Barrow, Edited and Introduced by Gavin Kennedy, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, David R. Godine: 1980

Seller ID: 30934


Jacket faded to spine. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, spine fine. Dust Jacket quite worn at edges, small chips and tears. Minor edgewear to boards. ISBN: 0879233435. ISBN/EAN: 9780879233433. Hardcover View more info

Captain Cook in Hawaii

By: Barrow, Terence

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, Island Heritage Ltd: 1978

Seller ID: 27979


Size: Oblong 8vo (8 to 9 inches). Price-clipped. ISBN: 0896100634. ISBN/EAN: 9780896100633. Hardcover View more info

The Journals of Captain James Cook: The Voyage of the Resolution and Discovery, 1776-1780 : Volume III Part One

By: Beaglehole, Edited by J.C.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: UK, Cambridge University Press for the Hakluyt Society: 1967

Seller ID: 31420


Jacket spine browned and soiled. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding still very good. Dust Jacket quite worn at edges, small chips and tears. Minor edgewear to boards. Now protected in non-adhesive plastic wrap. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

The Life of Captain James Cook

By: Beaglehole, J.C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, Stanford University Press: 1974

Seller ID: 30979


Partially wrapped in adhesive plastic. Tape inside front covers, some slightly removed and damaging as a result. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine creased. Gift inscription , neat to preliminary pages. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN: 0804720096. ISBN/EAN: 9780804720090. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Paperback View more info

The Journal and Letters of Captain Charles Bishop on the North-West Coast of America, in the Pacific and in New South Wales 1794-1799

By: Bishop, Charles

Price: $24.90

Publisher: UK, The Hakluyt Society / Cambridge University Press: 1967

Seller ID: 21598


First Thus. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Prior owner's signature in ink. Hardcover View more info

Sea of Dangers: Captain Cook and His Rivals

By: Blainey, Geoffrey

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Viking: 2008

Seller ID: 27647


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Gift Dedication, neat to early pages. Hardcover View more info

Missions To The Niger, I : 4 Volume Set

By: Bovill, E.W.

Price: $40.90

Publisher: London, Cambridge Univ. Press: 1964

Seller ID: 18567


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean and un-marked. Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Light foxing to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Minor edgewear to jacket, moderate foxing. Edges slightly browned and foxed. ** HEAVY BOOK - Over 2 kgs. Postage will exceed $40 to Asia & North America. $60 plus to Europe. Australasian customers should expect a more modest surcharge too. Please contact us first for a quote ** Hardcover View more info

Ill-Starred Captains: Flinders & Baudin

By: Brown, Anthony J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Fremantle Arts Centre Press: 2004

Seller ID: 27541


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. ISBN: 1920731466. ISBN/EAN: 9781920731465. Paperback View more info

Ill-Starred Captains: Flinders & Baudin

By: Brown, Anthony J.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Australia, Fremantle Arts Centre Press: 2004

Seller ID: 31112


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book. ISBN: 1920731466. ISBN/EAN: 9781920731465. Paperback View more info

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The Voyage of the Pourquoi-Pas : Journal of the Second French South Polar Expedition 1908-1910

By: Charcot, Jean

Price: $40.90

Publisher: Canberra, Australian National University Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9478


Free endpapers are browned. Tight binding. JACKET: Inscet nibbling and staining along bottom edges. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Hardcover View more info

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The Life of the Admiral Christopher Columbus by His Son Ferdinand.

By: Columbus, Ferdinand

Price: $12.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society: 1959

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 4162


General wear and shelfwear to boards and spine; adhesive plastic has yellowed and the top 3cm of both sides has been sunned. There are a few brown spots to the book edge; endpapers and half-title; tape residue marks to prelims. Otherwise clean and tight. ; Ex-Libris on front pastedown. : JACKET: n/a Adhesive plastic covered. Hardcover View more info

In the Wake of Bass and Flinders: 200 Years On : The story of the re-enactment voyages 200 years on in the whaleboat Elizabeth and the replica sloop Norfolk to celebrate the bicentenary of the voyages of George Bass and Matthew Flinders

By: Cuthbertson, Bern

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Australia, Self published: 2001

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 33286


Ex-library, stickers and stamps only. Edgewear and other wear to covers. Slight staining and water damage to bottom of page block. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Signed by Author. ISBN: 0646403796. ISBN/EAN: 9780646403793. Paperback View more info

William Dampier: Buccaneer Explorer

By: Dampier, Edited by Gerald Norris, William

Price: $24.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society: 1994

Seller ID: 32668


Slipcase in very good condition. Minor marks and wear to boards. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Edges slightly foxed. Hardcover View more info

The French Explorers and the Aboriginal Australians: 1772-1839

By: Dyer, Colin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, University of Queensland Press: 2005

Seller ID: 32694


Browning to inside of covers. Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Edges browned slightly. ISBN: 0702235121. ISBN/EAN: 9780702235122. Paperback View more info

Terra Australis Incognita : The Spanish Quest for the mysterious Great South Land

By: Estensen, Miriam

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31292


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). ISBN: 1741750547. ISBN/EAN: 9781741750546. Hardcover View more info

Terra Australis Incognita : The Spanish Quest for the mysterious Great South Land

By: Estensen, Miriam

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32371


Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). ISBN: 1741750547. ISBN/EAN: 9781741750546. Hardcover View more info

The Life of Matthew Flinders

By: Estensen, Miriam

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sydney, Allen & Unwin: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32833


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, spine fine. Previous owner's signature in ink. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN: 1865085154. ISBN/EAN: 9781865085159. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

Mad, Bad & Dangerous to Know: The Autobiography

By: Fiennes, Ranulph

Price: $17.90

Publisher: UK, Hodder & Stoughton: 2007

Seller ID: 23404


Minor marks and edgewear to jacket and boards. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Hardcover View more info

Captain James Cook and His Times

By: Fisher and Hugh Johnston, Robin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australia, Australian National University Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32781


Minor edgewear and rubbing to jacket. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Edges browned slightly. ISBN: 0708112617. ISBN/EAN: 9780708112618. Hardcover View more info

The Sky Travellers : Journeys in New Guinea 1938-1939

By: Gammage, Bill

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Australia, Melbourne University Press: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 30957


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN: 0522848273. ISBN/EAN: 9780522848274. Hardcover View more info

To The Pacific and Arctic with Beechey - The Journal of Lieutenant George Peard of H.M.S 'Blossom' 1825-1828

By: Gough, Barry M.

Price: $14.90

Publisher: London, Cambridge Univ. Press: 1973

Seller ID: 18559


Second Series, Volume 143 Size: 8vo Octavo (8 to 9 inches). Text body is clean and un-marked. Lovely clean solidly bound copy. Minor edgewear to jacket. Edges slightly browned and foxed. ISBN: 0521200792. ISBN/EAN: 9780521200790. Hardcover View more info

The Tudor Venturers

By: Hakluyt, Richard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UK, Folio Society: 1970

Seller ID: 26528


Binding tight. Minor marks and wear to boards & pages. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

The Loneliest Mountain: The Dramatic Story of the First Expedition to Climb Mt Minto, Antarctica

By: Hall, Lincoln

Price: $34.90

Publisher: Australia, Simon & Schuster: 1989

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 23529


Signed by Lincoln Hall and Greg Mortimer and Margaret Werner Size: 4to Quarto (11 to 13 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Light foxing / browning to front/rear pages, text pages clean. Edges greyed with dust marks. Minor marks & wear to boards and jacket. Illustrator: Jonathan Chester. Signed by Author. ISBN: 0731800516. ISBN/EAN: 9780731800513. Hardcover View more info

The Loneliest Mountain: The Dramatic Story of the First Expedition to Climb Mt Minto, Antarctica

By: Hall, Lincoln

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Australia, Simon & Schuster: 1989

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 27826


Signed by Lincoln Hall and Jonathan Chester Size: 4to Quarto (11 to 13 inches). Binding tight, covers & spine fully intact. Minor marks & wear to boards and jacket. Illustrator: Jonathan Chester. Signed by Author. ISBN: 0731800516. ISBN/EAN: 9780731800513. Hardcover View more info

Douglas Mawson: The Life of an Explorer

By: Hall, Lincoln

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Australia, New Holland: 2000

Seller ID: 34054


Edgewear and small tears to jacket. Minor marks and wear to boards and jacket. Size: 4to (11 to 13 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding still very good. Edges greyed with dust marks. ISBN: 1864366702. ISBN/EAN: 9781864366709. ** Weight exceeds 1 kg. A Postage surcharge may be requested, particularly for orders from outside Australia ** Hardcover View more info

The Fever Trail: In Search of the Cure for Malaria

By: Honigsbaum, Mark

Price: $15.00

Publisher: USA, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2002

Seller ID: 26695


Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Binding tight. Deckled edges (rough cut), lightly greyed. Marks/wear to boards, jacket, page edges.. ISBN: 0374154694. ISBN/EAN: 9780374154691. Hardcover View more info

Doctor Hunger and Captain Thirst: Stories of Australian explorers

By: Hooper, Meredith

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Australia, Methuen: 1982

Seller ID: 32608


School prize sticker laid in neatly. Size: Large 8vo ( 9 to 11 inches). Text body is clean & unmarked. Binding tight, spine fine. Minor marks and wear to book and jacket. ISBN: 0454003641. ISBN/EAN: 9780454003642. Hardcover View more info