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  • Woodman, David C.
    Unravelling the Franklin Mystery: Inuit Testimony

    Edition: First edition

    Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1991. pp xviii, 390. Photos, maps, index. Fine in fine jacket. 1.3 kg parcel

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 51690
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  • Harrod, Dominic, editor
    War, Ice & Piracy: The Remarkable Career of a Victorian Sailor

    Edition: First UK edition

    London: Chatham Publishing, 2000. Red boards. pp 192 + plates, index. Fine in fine jacket. Includes a chapter on Captain James Ross' Franklin Search Expedition aboard the H.M.S. Investigator 1848-53 with Cresswell acting as mate

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 51601
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  • Keenleyside, David
    Where the mountain falls

    Edition: First Canadian issue

    Toronto / London: Nelson, Foster & Scott / Robert Hale, 1977. Dark blue boards. Ink owner name at front, extensive pencil notes to first page of text in a tiny hand, mostly in the top margin, else fine. Dust jacket has yellowing and soft rippling to rear panel, VG+ otherwise. A novel set in an Inuit village in the Canadian Arctic.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 49213
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  • Houston, James
    Whiteout

    Edition: First printing

    Toronto: Greey de Pencier Books, 1988. White boards. Fine in fine jacket. A novel set in the Canadian Arctic - Baffin Island.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 49246
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  • ROY, Gabrielle
    WINDFLOWER. Translated by Joyce Marshall

    Edition: First edition in English

    Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1970. Light blue boards. Fine copy. Dust jacket has a one inch tear to front panel internally repaired, light spine yellowing, VG otherwise, flap price intact. A novel about a young Eskimo woman in the Canadian North who gives birth to a blonde, blue-eyed son.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 48848
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  • ROY, Gabrielle
    WINDFLOWER. Translated by Joyce Marshall

    Edition: First edition in English

    Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1970. Light blue boards. Ink ownership name of important Canadian poet Miriam Waddington, light sunning to extreme tips of spine, else fine. Dust jacket has light yellowing to spine and panels, mainly fine otherwise, flap price intact. A novel about a young Eskimo woman in the Canadian North who gives birth to a blonde, blue-eyed son.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover

    Book ID: 25522
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  • EAMES, Hugh
    WINNER LOSE ALL. Dr. Cook and the Theft of the North Pole.

    Edition: First edition.

    Boston: Little, Brown, 1973. Octavo Cloth & boards. (xvi), 346, [6] pp. Photos in text. Fine copy. Jacket has slight rubbing; nicks and small chips to spine tips; VG otherwise. The book advances the case that Cook beat Peary to the pole and that the charges that he was a fraud were wrong.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover.

    Book ID: 11616
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  • EAMES, Hugh
    WINNER LOSE ALL. Dr. Cook and the Theft of the North Pole.

    Edition: First edition.

    Boston: Little, Brown, 1973. Octavo Cloth & boards. (xvi), 346, [6] pp. Photos in text. Fine copy. Jacket has slight rubbing; nicks and small chips at foot of spine, near fine. The book advances the case that Cook beat Peary to the pole and that the charges that he was a fraud were wrong.

    Condition: Binding: Hardcover.

    Book ID: 51629
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