Search
MENU

NEXT FAIR

Sturler

Pole


Page: 1 2 3 4
GRUYL, Martin E. de. Dordtse Jonas in olie. Een bijdrage tot de geschiedenis van de Nederlandse walvisvaart (in de 17e en 18e eeuw). Amsterdam, De Batafsche Leeuw, 1997. Boards, with dust-jacket. With illustrations. 80 pp. [Boeknr.: 2998 ]

€ 18,00

HACQUEBORD, Louwrens & Pieter van LEUNEN. (Red.). 400 jaar Willem Barentsz. (1596-1996). Harlingen, Flevodruk, 1996. 8vo. Boards. With many illustrations (several in colours). 192 pp. Memorial volume on the Dutch wintering on Novaya Zemlya in a wooden cabin by Willem Barentsz and his crew in 1596-97. [Boeknr.: 16344 ]

€ 65,00

HACQUEBORD, Louwrens & René de BOK. Spitsbergen 79 o N.B. Een Nederlandse expeditie in het spoor van Willem Barentsz. Amsterdam, Elsevier, 1981. Folio. Wrappers. With many illustrations (some in colours). 160 pp. Dutch expedition to the settlement of Smeerenburg on Amsterdam Island in northwest Svalbard, founded by Danish and Dutch whalers in 1619 as one of Europe's northernmost outposts. [Boeknr.: 794 ]

€ 18,00

HACQUEBORD, Louwrens. De Noordse Compagnie (1614-1642). Opkomst, bloei en ondergang. Zutphen, Walburg Pers, 2014. 4to. Pictorial boards. With many illustrations (mostly in colours). 136 pp. The Noordsche Compagnie (Northern Company) was a Dutch cartel in the whaling trade, founded by several cities in the Netherlands in 1614 and operating until 1642. [Boeknr.: 33580 ]

€ 30,00

HAKLUYT, Richard. Hakluyt's voyages. A selection by Richard David. London, Chatto & Windus, 1981. Boards, with dust-jacket. With 8 maps and 16 plates. 640 pp. This selection contains tales of some of the most perilous and extraordinary adventures undertaken to the Americas, the Orient and the Far North. [Boeknr.: 34629 ]

€ 35,00

HORST, A.J. van der. Roemloos vergaen. Compendium van verloren gegane schepen 1500-1800. Oost-Indische Compagnie, West-Indische Compagnie, Groenlandse Compagnie, Kaapvaart, marine, koopvaardij, walvisvaart en visserij. Amsterdam, Bataafsche Leeuw, 2011. Wrappers. 351 pp. Compendium of Dutch shipwrecks in the East- and West-Indies and the polar regions. [Boeknr.: 32798 ]

€ 18,00

HOUBEN, H.H. The call of the North. Translated by H.J. Stenning. London, Elkin Mathews & Marrot, 1932. Cloth (top of spine sl. dam.). With portraits. VI,348 pp. Voyages of discovery to the North. [Boeknr.: 16455 ]

€ 18,00

HOUBEN, H.H. Der Ruf des Nordens. Abenteuer und Heldentum der Nordpolfahrer. Berlin, 1927. Half calf, spine lettered in gilt. With 6 maps and 11 plates. 320 pp. Voyages of discovery to the North. [Boeknr.: 3830 ]

€ 18,00

HOVING, Ab & Cor EMKE. Het schip van Willem Barents. Een hypothetische reconstructie van een laat-zestiende-eeuws jacht. Met medewerking van Peter Sigmond en Gerald de Weerdt. Hilversum, Verloren, 2004. 4to. Boards. With many illustrations, plans and cd-rom. 128 pp. A reconstruction of the ship of the Arctic explorer Willem Barentsz. [Boeknr.: 28415 ]

€ 55,00

HUTCHINSON, Alex. H. Try Lapland. A fresh field for summer tourists. London, Chapman and Hall, 1870.Original cloth (stained; loose). With folding map, 5 illustrations and 8 lithographed plates. X,228 pp. Account of the journey of the author and his wife through the Scandinavian countries into Lapland in 1869. [Boeknr.: 2108 ]

€ 65,00

JACKSON, Gordon. The British whaling trade. St. John, Newfoundland, 2005. Wrappers. XVI,293 pp. - (Research in Maritime History). [Boeknr.: 33749 ]

€ 30,00

JÓNASSON, Matthías. Island. Schicksal eines Germanischen Stammes. Berlin, Holle & Co., (1943). Cloth. With map and 28 photographic illustrations. 335 pp. - (Nordischer Geist). [Boeknr.: 24434 ]

€ 18,00

JUET, Robert. Henry Hudson's reize onder Nederlandsche vlag van Amsterdam naar Nova Zembla en terug naar Dartmouth in Engeland, 1609. Volgens het journaal van Robert Juet uitgegeven door S.P. l'Honoré Naber. 's Gravenhage, Martinus Nijhoff, 1921. Cloth. With 3 plates and 4 maps. LXXIX,137 pp. Linschoten-Vereeniging XIX. - The Englishman Henry Hudson, sailing under the Dutch flag, in command of the Dutch ship Halve Maen could not complete the specified route in the Arctic because ice blocked the passage. Acting outside his instructions, Hudson pointed the ship west and discovered the river named after him in 1609. English and Dutch text. [Boeknr.: 7700 ]

€ 75,00

KEUNING, J. Petrus Plancius theoloog en geograaf 1552-1622. Amsterdam, P.N. van Kampen & Zoon, 1946. Cloth. With illustrations. 187 pp. Pertrus Plancius (1552-1622) was the initiator of the founding of the VOC and the WIC and the searching for a Northeast and Northwest passage. [Boeknr.: 6602 ]

€ 18,00

KING, H.G.R. The Antarctic. London, Blandford Press, (1969). Cloth. With many photographic illustrations (several in colours). (12),276 pp. [Boeknr.: 7003 ]

€ 18,00

KNAPP, W.H.C. Antarctica. De geschiedenis van het geheimzinnige Zuidland. Haarlem, Erven F. Bohn, 1958. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With illustrations. 589 pp. - (Map missing). [Boeknr.: 3835 ]

€ 18,00

KOHL-LARSEN, Ludwig. (Hrsg.). De Poolvlucht van de 'Graf Zeppelin' in opdracht van de vereeniging 'Aeroarctic' beschreven. Vertaling A.M. Buis. Amsterdam, Allert de Lange, (1931). Cloth (spine discoloured). With many photographic plates. 235 pp. Graf Zeppelin’s 1931 Arctic Flight was both a scientific expedition and a dramatic display of the airship’s ability under extreme conditions. [Boeknr.: 3837 ]

€ 30,00

KRARUP NIELSEN, Aage. Door de tropen naar de zuidelijke IJszee ter walvischvaart. Uit het Deensch vertaald door Mary Schlüter-Horrix. Amsterdam, E.M. Querido, 1922. Original decorated cloth. With 50 photographic illustrations. 278 pp. From the tropics to the Arctic on a whaling trip by Aage Krarup Nielsen (1891-1972 a popular Danish travel writer. [Boeknr.: 3850 ]

€ 18,00

LANSDELL, Henry. Through Siberia. 4th edition. London, Sampson Low, Marston, Searle and Rivington, 1883.Original pictorial cloth (sl. soiled). With folding map and 15 plates. XXIII,811 pp. First published in London in 1882. - Henry Lansdell (1841-1919), an English missionary and traveller, departed from London for St. Petersburg, from where he began a journey through Siberia, visiting Kamchatka and the island of Sakhalin as well. A vivid account of a land about which previously nothing was know. Including a bibliography of works on Siberia.Howgego IV, p.528. [Boeknr.: 31697 ]

€ 95,00

LEHANE, Brendan. De Noordwestelijke doorvaart. Amsterdam, Time-Life, (1982). 4to. Cloth. With many illustrations (several in colours). 176 pp. In search of a northwest passage. [Boeknr.: 27811 ]

€ 18,00

LEINENGA, Jurjen R. Arctische walvisvangst in de achttiende eeuw. De betekenis van Straat Davis als vangstgebied. Amsterdam, De Bataafsche Leeuw, 1995. Boards, with dust-jacket. With illustrations. 237 pp. The impotance of Davis Straat for whale hunting. [Boeknr.: 9418 ]

€ 25,00

LOFTHOUSE, Joseph. A thousand miles from a post office or, twenty years' life and travel in the Hudson's Bay regions. With a preface by the Archbishop of Canterbury. London, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1922. Original green cloth. With folding map and photographic plates. VII,184 pp. First edition. - 'Account of sledge and canoe trips by a bishop of Keewatin whos visitation included the Church of England missions in the southern Hudson Bay regions, 1882-1902. Includes record of travels on the Barren Grounds, and north to Chesterfield Inlet; with notes on the Eskimos, their kayaks, and on polar bears, etc.' (Arctic Bibl. 10307). - (Foxed as usual). [Boeknr.: 14344 ]

€ 65,00

LUIGI AMEDEO DI SAVOIA, Duca degli Abruzzi. De reis van de Stella Polare. Noordpooltocht. Uit het Italiaansch vertaald onder toezicht van Maurits Snellen. Leiden, A.W. Sijthoff, (1903).Original pictorial cloth. With 2 maps (1 folding), 2 folding panoramas and many photographic illustrations and plates. (8),558,(2) pp. First Dutch edition, first published in Milan in 1903 La 'Stella Polare' nel mare Artico, 1899-1900. - The Duke of Abruzzi (1873-1933) sailed with 19 men to Archangel, and thence across Barents Sea to Rudolph Island, Franz Josef Land, to winter in Teplitz Bay, and to undertake marches on the ice of the Arctic Basin in attemps to reach the North Pole. - The first Italian Arctic expedition.Cat. NHSM I, p.313-14 (English and French ed.); Arctic Bibl. 10425 (Italian ed.); Stam, Books on ice, p.61; Howgego IV, A2. [Boeknr.: 130 ]

€ 125,00

LUYKEN, Jan. Tocht naer Nova Zemla in den jaere 1596. (Amsterdam, 1681). Engraving by Jan Luyken. Ca. 26 x 33,5 cm. From: Bor. Oorsprongk, begin, en vervolgh der Nederlandsche oorlogen. - Attractive engraving illustrating an encounter with a walrus on Willem Barentsz's third voyage to the Arctic in 1596. - Fine.Muller, Historieplaten, 1054 A; Van Eeghen & Van der Kellen, p.15; Atlas van Stolk 979; Ingalls, Lothrop Collection, 3; Brewington, Kendall Whaling Museum, 101. [Boeknr.: 16432 ]

€ 175,00

MAËL, Pierre. Naar de Noordpool. Uit het Fransch door Titia van der Tuuk. 2e druk. Rotterdam, D. Bolle, (ca. 1894). Original pictorial cloth, lettered in gilt. With illustrations by Alfred Paris. 264 pp. Dutch translation of: Une Française au pôle Nord, Paris 1893, written by Pierre Maël, pseudonym of Charles Causse & Charles Vincent. [Boeknr.: 33041 ]

€ 65,00

MAGUIRE, Rochfort. The journal of Rochfort Maguire 1852-1854. Two years at Point Barrow, Alaska, aboard HMS Plover in the search for Sir John Franklin. Edited by John Bockstoce. London, 1988. 2 volumes. Cloth, with dust-jackets. With 5 maps and 5 illustrations. XIV,VI,584 pp. Hakluyt Society, 2nd series, 169-170. - The Plover's voyage of 1848 to 1854 was the first constant presence of Europeans in the western Arctic, and Rochfort Maguire's journal is the earliest account of a sustained foreign association with the Eskimos of northern Alaska. [Boeknr.: 20011 ]

€ 65,00

MATHEWS, Leonard Harrison. (Ed.). The whale. Gothenburg, Nordbok, 1975. 4to. Boards, with dust-jacket. With 267 illustrations (87 in colours), including drawings, paintings, woodcuts, whaling prints, photographs and maps. 287 pp. The tex, written by a group of international experts, deals with every aspect of whales and whaling. [Boeknr.: 32999 ]

€ 30,00

MAWSON, Douglas. Leben und Tod am Südpol. Leipzig, F.A. Brockhaus, 1921.2 volumes. Original printed boards (spines sl. faded). With 104 plates and illustrations including 5 panoramic views, 6 coloured plates and 7 maps. XVIII,292; VI,263 pp. First German edition; first published in English in 1915 The Home of the blizzard. - Account of the first Australian Antarctic expedition 1911-14. Mawson (1882-1958) recruited expedition members from Australian and New Zealand Universities and had 15 professional scientists among his staff. His expedition did great work, both in geographical exploration and scientific research. A seperate party, under George F. Ainsworth, spent 23 months on Macquarie Island, and made the first detailed scientific investigations there. The first radio contact with Antarctica was made 25 September 1912. The expedition took the first aeroplane to Antarctica which crashed in Australia on the outward voyage and was used without wings as an 'air tractor' sledge. The photographs were taken by Frank Hurley. - A good copy of 'one of the most gripping Antarctic stories'.Spence 775; Headland 1456; Conrad p.208. [Boeknr.: 1892 ]

€ 125,00

McGHEE, Robert. The Arctic voyages of Martin Frobisher. An Elizabethan adventure. London, The British Museum Press, (2002). 4to. Boards, with dustjacket. With many coloured illustrations. IX,196 pp. Sir Martin Frobisher (ca. 1535/39-1594) was an English navigator and explorer. [Boeknr.: 33032 ]

€ 25,00

MELCHIOR, A. De eerste walvisvaart van de 'Willem Barendsz' (in 1946). Met een inleiding van W.H. Bierman. Haarlem, Gottmer, (1947). 8vo. Half cloth. With many illustrations. 233 pp. The Willem Barendsz (I) was the first Dutch whaling factory ship that was used between 1946 and 1955 for nine whaling expeditions in Antarctica by the Nederlandsche Maatschappij voor de Walvischvaart (NMW). [Boeknr.: 3845 ]

€ 15,00

MERCATOR, Gerard & Jodocus HONDIUS. Beschryvinghe des Noorder Pools. Septentrio nalium terrarum descript. Amsterdam, Johannes Janssonius, 1630. Engraved map of the Northern hemisphere by Gerard Mercator, with Dutch text on verso. Ca. 14 x 20 cm From the Atlas minor by Gerard Mercator and Jodocus Hondius. - Fine detailed map of the North Pole.Koeman, Atlantes Neerlandici, IIIB p. 530-536. [Boeknr.: 34192 ]

€ 275,00

MIKKELSEN, Ejnar. Drie jaar in het Poolijs. De geschiedenis van de 'Alabama' expeditie in de jaren 1909-1912. Bewerking uit het Deensch door M. van Blankenstein. Rotterdam, Nijgh & Van Ditmar, (1913). 4to. Original cloth. With folding map and many photographic illustrations. 251 pp. First published in Danish Tre år på Grønlands østkyst. Copenhagen 1913. - Describes Mikkelsen's trip in 1909, after his return he found the wreck of the Alabama and was forced to endure another two winters on the Greenland coast till his rescue in 1912.Arctic Bibl. 11438; Howgego III M39. [Boeknr.: 802 ]

€ 75,00

MOOY, Henriëtte. Naar Groenland met de Frankendaal. Historisch verhaal naar het journaal van commandeur Maarten Mooy behelzende zijne uitreize van Amsterdam den 22sten april 1786, zijne bezetting in het ijs, zijne rampspoeden in zee en behouden aankomst voor Amsterdam op 28 februari 1787. 2e herziene en vermeerderde druk. Amsterdam, Wereldbibliotheek, 1946. Boards. With illustrations. 102 pp. Circumstantial journal of a voyage to Greenland with the ship Frankendaal in 1786. [Boeknr.: 804 ]

€ 18,00

MOOY, Henriëtte. Naar Groenland met de Frankendaal. Historisch verhaal naar het journaal van commandeur Maarten Mooy behelzende zijne uitreize van Amsterdam den 22sten april 1786, zijne bezetting in het ijs, zijne rampspoeden in zee en behouden aankomst voor Amsterdam op 28 februari 1787. Amsterdam, Wereldbibliotheek, 1942. Boards. With illustrations. 97pp. Circumstantial journal of a voyage to Greenland with the ship Frankendaal in 1786. [Boeknr.: 33022 ]

€ 18,00

MORRELL, Margot & STEPHANIE CAPPARELL. Shackleton's way. Leadership lessons from the great Antarctic explorer. With a preface by Alexandra Shackleton. New York, Viking, (2001). Boards, with dust-jacket. With illustrations. XV,238 pp. From 1914 to 1916, Ernest Shackleton (1874-1922) and his men survived the wreck of their ship, Endurance, in the crushing Antarctic ice. [Boeknr.: 33027 ]

€ 18,00

MÖRZER BRUYNS, W.F.J. Field guide of whales and dolphins. Amsterdam, Tor, (1971). Boards, with dust-jacket (dam.). With plates. 258 pp. [Boeknr.: 16772 ]

€ 25,00

MOUNTFIELD, David. A history of polar exploration. New York, Hamlyn, 1974. Folio. Boards, with dust-jacket. With over 200 illustrations (24 in colours). 208 pp. A general history of polar exploration and the motives for many of the expeditions. [Boeknr.: 3619 ]

€ 35,00

MURPHY, David. The Arctic Fox. Francis Leopold McClintock. Discoverer of the fate of Franklin. Toronto, The Dundurn Group, (2004). Boards, with dust-jacket. With illustrations. XIII,201 pp. Leopold McClintock (1819-1907) from Dundalk was the leading Arctic explorer of the Victorian era. [Boeknr.: 33025 ]

€ 18,00

NANSEN, Fridtjof. Farthest North being the record of a voyage of exploration of the ship Fram 1893-96 and of a fifteen months' sleigh journey by Dr. Nansen and Lieut. Johansen with an appendix by Otto Sverdrup, captain of the Fram. London, George Newnes, 1898.2 volumes. Original pictorial blue cloth, elaborate gilt and silver illustration to upper cover and spines, a.e.g. With portrait, coloured plate, folding coloured map (with tear), and ca. 200 photographic illustrations. XV,480; VIII,456 pp. Second edition; first English edition was published in Westminster in 1897. - Classic account of the first Fram expedition 1893-96, a remarkable achievement in polar exploration. Contains descriptions of the voyage from northern Norway July 1893, across the Kara Sea to the New Siberian Islands and the drift thence across the polar sea, September 1893 - March 1895. Includes account of Nansen's and Johansen's sledge journey toward the North Pole, their wintering on Franz Josef's Land and the trip home, March 1895 - August 1896, with excerpts from Nansen's diary and a supplement by Otto Sverdrup on the Fram's drift in the ice, March 1895 - August 1896. He reached the farthest north latitude yet attained by man. This great journey received world-wide acclaim and brought him many international honours . After the First World War Nansen entered international politics and was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1922 (Printing and the Mind of Man 384). - A worldwide bestseller in a spectacular cloth binding.. Arctic Bibl. 11983; Howgego IV, N3; Stam, Books on ice, p.66. [Boeknr.: 1740 ]

€ 225,00

NANSEN, Fridtjof. Fram over Polhavet. Den Norske Polarfaerd 1893-1896. Med et tillaeg af Otto Sverdrup. Kristiania, H. Aschehoug & Co, 1897.2 volumes. Contemporary half morocco, spine lettered in gilt. With portrait, coloured plate, 3 folding coloured maps, and ca. 200 photographic illustrations and plates. (12),526; (8),553 pp. First Norwegian edition; the English edition was published as Farthest north the same year. - Classic account of the first Fram expedition 1893-96, a remarkable achievement in polar exploration. Contains descriptions of the voyage from northern Norway July 1893, across the Kara Sea to the New Siberian Islands and the drift thence across the polar sea, September 1893 - March 1895. Includes account of Nansen's and Johansen's sledge journey toward the North Pole, their wintering on Franz Josef's Land and the trip home, March 1895 - August 1896, with excerpts from Nansen's diary and a supplement by Otto Sverdrup on the Fram's drift in the ice, March 1895 - August 1896. He reached the farthest north latitude yet attained by man. This great journey received world-wide acclaim and brought him many international honours . After the First World War Nansen entered international politics and was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1922 (Printing and the Mind of Man 384). - A worldwide bestseller. Arctic Bibl. 11983; Howgego IV, N3; Stam, Books on ice, p.66. [Boeknr.: 32860 ]

€ 275,00

NANSEN, Fridtjof. In Nacht und Eis. Die Norwegische Polarexpedition 1893-1896. Mit einem Beitrag von Kapitän Sverdrup. Leipzig, L.A.Brockhaus, 1897. 2 volumes. Half calf. With 4 maps, 8 coloured plates and 207 illustrations. X,527;VIII,507 pp. First published in Westminster in 1897: Farthest North; with bookplate of Fida Gadmer. - Classic account of the first Fram expedition 1893-96, a remarkable achievement in polar exploration. Contains descriptions of the voyage from northern Norway July 1893, across the Kara Sea to the New Siberian Islands and the drift thence across the polar sea, September 1893 - March 1895. Includes account of Nansen's and Johansen's sledge journey toward the North Pole, their wintering on Franz Josef's Land and the trip home, March 1895 - August 1896, with excerpts from Nansen's diary and a supplement by Otto Sverdrup on the Fram's drift in the ice, March 1895 - August 1896. He reached the farthest north latitude yet attained by man. This great journey received world-wide acclaim and brought him many international honours. After the First World War Nansen entered international politics and was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1922. - A worldwide bestseller. - (Without the Supplement). Arctic Bibl. 11983; P.M.M. 384; Howgego IV, N3; Stam, Books on ice, p.66. [Boeknr.: 810 ]

€ 75,00


Page: 1 2 3 4
address:
postal address:
contact:
links:

Langendijk 8

4132 AK Vianen

The Netherlands

PO Box 113

4130 EC Vianen

The Netherlands

Telephone +31 (0)347 322 548

Telefax +31 (0)347 322 346

E-mail