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1 Adams, Emma, , AMONG THE NORTHERN ICEBERGS.
Oakland, CA: Pacific Press Publishing Company, (1890). First Edition. Hardbound in original brown cloth-covered boards w Very light shelf-wear, else a Near Fine bright copy of this book of exploration in the Arctic for young readers. 158 pages plus two pages of publisher's ads. 7 5/8 
Frontispiece illustration of "Capturing a Bear's Cub" and Full-page illustrations. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 Biddle, Nicholas, editor, THE JOURNALS OF THE EXPEDITION UNDER THE COMMAND OF CAPTS. LEWIS AND CLARK TO THE SOURCE OF THE MISSOURI, THENCE ACROSS THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS AND DOWN THE RIVER COLUMBIA TO THE PACIFIC OCEAN, PERFORMED DURING THE YEARS 1804-5-6 BY ORDER OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE UNITED STATES. (TWO (2) VOLUMES).
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, (1962) Easton Press' Masterpieces of American Literature, Collector's Edition. Bound in full green leather with gilt-stamped dec This is account of the great Western exploration of Lewis and Clark in a publication that only Easton does as well. There are tiny scattered scuff marks on the covers, except for those, they bindings and the contents have no defects. It is priced taking into account the condition. Vol. I, 231 pages; Vol. II, pages 233-235. 11 1/2  
Double frontis portraits of Lewis and Clark in each of the volumes; illustrated with maps, facsimiles 
Price: 40.00 USD
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3 Biddle, Nicholas, editor, THE JOURNALS OF THE EXPEDITION UNDER THE COMMAND OF CAPTS. LEWIS AND CLARK TO THE SOURCE OF THE MISSOURI, THENCE ACROSS THE ROCKY MOUNTAINS AND DOWN THE RIVER COLUMBIA TO THE PACIFIC OCEAN, PERFORMED DURING THE YEARS 1804-5-6 BY ORDER OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE UNITED STATES. (TWO (2) VOLUMES).
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, (1962) Easton Press' Masterpieces of American Literature, Collector's Edition. Bound in full green leather with gilt-stamped elab There is a minor ripple to some of the pages in Vol. I, else both are in Fine Condition. Vol. I, 231 pages; Vol. II, pages 233-235. 11 1/2  
Double frontis portraits of Lewis and Clark in each of the volumes; illustrated with maps, facsimiles 
Price: 150.00 USD
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4 Browne, John Ross. CRUSOE'S ISLAND:....WITH SKETCHES OF ADVENTURE IN CALIFORNIA AND WASHOE.
New York: Harper & Bros., 1864. First edition. Original brown cloth. Covers faded and some wear, former owner's bookplate on front paste down, slight foxing, else contents very good. Encased in a custom book slip. 436 pages. 7 7/8 x 5 1/2. 
Profusely illustrated with textual vignettes and full-page wood engravings. Paher, Nevada: An Annotated Bibliography, 219. Howes USiana,B 876.Most interesting work on early California and much on Nevada. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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5 Burton, Richard F., Edited by his wife, Isabel Burton. A MISSION TO GELELE, KING OF DAHOME WITH NOTICES OF THE SO-CALLED "AMAZONS", THE GRAND CUSTOMS, THE YEARLY CUSTOMS, THE HUMAN SACRIFICES, THE PRESENT STATE OF THE SLAVE TRADE, AND THE NEGRO'S PLACE IN NATURE. (TWO (2) VOLUMES COMPLETE)
London: Tylston and Edwards, 1893. Memorial Edition. Bound in 3/4 tan calf over black and gold decorat Corners bumped and light wear, light edge wear and some rubbing. Overall, a Very Good set of books and is extremely attractive on the book shelf. Vol. I, 256 pages ; Vol. II, 301 pages. 
Frontis. with tissue guard in each volum. Appendices in Vol. II. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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6 Chapman, Arthur. THE PONY EXPRESS. THE RECORD OF A ROMANTIC ADVENTURE IN BUSINESS.
New York and London: G.P. Putnam's sons, 1932. First edition. Beige cloth with black titles on front and spine  Very good with inked initials and dates on title page in a very good, price clipped jacket. 319 pages. 9 x 6. 
Endpaper maps, frontis., illustration with contemporary prints and photographs., bibliography, index. Adams, Six-Guns 412. Howes, USiana C-291. "Mr. Chapman...describes its early development, the disputes in Congress over the routes to be used, the awarding of the contracts, scenes and incidents along the trail, Upson's great ride, attacks on stations and riders in the Pah-Ute War" and much else. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Conrad, Joseph, LORD JIM.
Norwalk, CT: The Easton Press, (1977) Collector's Edition of the 100 Greatest Books Ever Written. Bound in full black eather with bold gilt-stamped Fine Condition. 407 pages. 9 5/8 x 7. 
Frontis. color portrait of Conrad. Illustrated with color lithographs by Lynd Ward. One of the great adventure stories of all time, here presented in a spectacular binding and illustrations. A book for all ages and a fantastic gift for anyone. 
Price: 18.25 USD
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8 Cooper, James Fenimore, THE LAST OF THE MOHICANS.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1979. Easton Press Collectors Edition of The 100 Greatest Books Ever Written. Bound in full brown leather with gilt-stamped feat Bottom edges of the boards are lightly scraped in in a couple of places. These are not the gilt edges, but the edges the book rests on when on the shelf. These are not visible when book is on the shelf. Except as noted, there are no other blemishes and no indictions of former ownership. Near Fine. 377 pages. 10 x 7. 
Frontis. color portrait of Cooper; Illustrated by Edward A. Wilson. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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9 Copper River Joe, A GOLDEN CROSS (?) ON TRAILS FROM THE VALDEZ GLACIER.
Los Angeles: White-Thompson, 1939. First Edition. Hardbound in original blue cloth-covered boards wi Rubbing to the spine edges, former book-sellers small stamp on front pastedown, else a Very Good to Near Fine copy of a scarce book. 200 pages. 7 3/4 x 5. 
Frontispiece illustration of a dog team on the Copper River. Full-page illustrations. "In 1896 the author crossed the Valdez Glacier and ascended the Copper River in a large company of gold seekers; and lived in the Valdez region for many years. He gives here an exceptionally entertaining and informative narrative of the journey.". 
Price: 75.00 USD
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10 Costello, F. H., A TAR OF THE OLD SCHOOL.
Boston: Dana Estes & Company, 1900. 1st edition. Hardbound in green cloth-covered boards with title The spine is lightly faded, Bookselle's small stamp and some writing on front paste-down, else the book is bright, tight and Very Good or better. Contents are near Fine. 367 pages. 7 3/4 x 5 1/2. 
Frontispiece and illustrated with seven full-page plates, Appendix. Adventurous account of life on the high seas in the early 19th Century with an historical account of the war of 1812 and the battle between the brig General Armstrong and the British fleet. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 Crane, Stephen, THE RED BADGE OF COURAGE.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1980. Easton Press Collectors Edition. Bound in full brownish orange leather with gilt-s Fine condition. It does not appear that this book was ever opened until we did so to catalog it. An Easton Press blank book plate is laid in. 170 pages. 10 1/4 x 7 1/8. 
Frontis. portrait of Crane; Illustrated by John Steuart Curry with sepia drawings. 
Price: 17.01 USD
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12 Crane, Stephen, THE RED BADGE OF COURAGE.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1980. Easton Press Collectors Edition. Bound in full brownish orange leather with gilt-s Fine condition. 170 pages. 10 1/4 x 7 1/8. 
Frontis. portrait of Crane; Illustrated by John Steuart Curry with sepia drawings. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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13 Dana, Richard Henry, Jr., TWO YEARS BEFORE THE MAST: A PERSONAL NARRATIVE OF LIFE AT SEA.
Norwalk, CT: The Easton Press. 1969. Easton's Collectors Edition of the Masterpieces of American Literature. Full, black leather, with geometric, gilt tooled d Former owner's Easton Press book plate affixed to the front blank end paper, else Fine condition with no defects. 346 pages. 10 3/4 x 7 1/2. 
Color frontis. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14 Dickey, James, DELIVERANCE.
Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1981. Limited edition and signed by the author on the front free end paper, signature page has a tissue guard. Full red leather, with gilt tooled decorations,  Fine. It appears that the first time this book has been opened is when we did so to catalogue it. 276 pages. 8 1/2 x 6. 
Illustrated with stunning full-page color plates by Barron Storey.. Special message written by the author for this edition. A beautiful edition of Dickey's riveting adventure story. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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15 Forsythe, Frederick, THE ODESSA FILE.
Norwalk, CN. Easton Press, 1990. Easton's Collector's Edition. Bound in full black leather with gilt-stamped des Former owner's tasteful, circular embossed seal on the signature, hard to see. Except as noted Fine. 337 pages. 9 1/4 x 6. 
Color frontispiece. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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16 Fowler, Jacob. THE JOURNAL OF JACOB FOWLER NARRATING AN ADVENTURE FROM ARKANSAS THROUGH...AND NEW MEXICO TO THE SOURCES OF THE RIO GRANDE DEL NORTE, 1821-22.
New York: Francis P. Harper, 1898. First edition, limited to 950 copies. Original blue cloth with gilt lettered spine, fore Former owner bookplate on endpaper, else fine. xxiv,183 pages. 9 x 6 1/4. 
Folding frontis facsm. of a page of Fowler's original journal with tissue guard, index., index. Howes F-298, "First American traveler over much of the route". Rittenhouse SFT 224, "An important early journal." 
Price: 200.00 USD
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17 Grey, Zane, TALES OF LONELY TRAILS.
New York and London: Harper & Brothers, 1922. First edition (stated). "First Edition G-W" Hardbound in green cloth-covered boards. Title st The spine gilt is faded, but still legible. There are two white stains on front cover, else Very Good. The Contents are Fine. 394 pages. 8 1/2 x 6. 
Frontis. photographic portrait of Zane Grey. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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18 Hedin, Sven, ZU LAND NACH INDIEN DURCH PERSIEN, SEISTAN, BELUTSCHISTAN. (OVERLAND TO INDIA ) 2 VOLUMES.
Leipzig: S.A. Brockhaus, 1910. 1st German (?). Yellow buckram with black stamped title on front a Both volumes have spine darkening and some soil. Vol. I has split along upper 1/3 of joint and is missing a 1" triangular piece above spine title. Else VG and both volume interiors are NF. 2 volumes. Vol. I, 407 pages; Vol. II, 394 pages. 
Floral end papers, Illus. with 308 photographs, folding maps in color and each volume has a map in rear pocket. Text is in German. 
Price: 145.00 USD
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19 Homer, THE ODYSSEY.
Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1978. This volume was "published by The Franklin Library exclusively for subscribers to the 25th Anniversary Limited Edition of The Great Books of the W Full, green leather, with elaborate gilt tooled de Fine condition. 664 pages. 9 x 6. 
"Map of the Travels of Odysseus (frontis.) and silhoutte figures beginning each book of The Iliad are the work of Quentin Fiore." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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20 Hook, R, and G. D., THROUGH DUST AND FOAM: OR, TRAVELS, SIGHT-SEEING AND ADVENTURE BY LAND AND SEA IN THE FAR WEST AND FAR EAST.
Hartford, Conn: Columbian Book Company. 1876. Copyright was by Columbian in 1875 and no other printings stated, Original stamped cloth with gilt vignette on front A few light stains on cover, corners bumped and tip wear, wear to spine ends. Part of front tissue guard missing. There are 3 front free end papers and the 2nd has about 1/3 of outer edge missing and 3rd is detached but present. A couple of pages have tears not affecting text. Overall, this is a VG, scarce book with gilt bright. 456 pp. + 2 pp of publisher's ads. 9 x 6. 
Frontis. with tissue guard, Illustrated with "200 original engravings". Narrative of post-college graduates across the United States and then around the world. Visted Colorado, Utah, California and much on each. Interesting anti-Mormon statement on p. 72: I spent a long time reading the Mormon bible, and came to the conclusion that one but the most ignorant could be gulled by such nonsensical trash so clumsily thrown together. It was originally intended for a novel, giving in biblical style a fictitious account of the settling of this country by the lost Tribes of the Children of Israel." Flake 4079 
Price: 65.00 USD
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