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GERRITSZ., Hessel. Beschryvinghe van der Samoyeden Landt en Histoire du pays nommé Spitsberghe. Uitgegeven door S.P. l'Honoré Naber. 's Gravenhage, Martinus Nijhoff, 1924. Cloth. With plate and 5 maps. LIV,125 pp. Linschoten-Vereeniging XXIII. - Contains Isaac Massa's description of Siberia. The second part deals with Spitsbergen based on the logs of Willem Barentsz. [Boeknr.: 7716 ]

€ 45,00

GREENLAND WHALE FISHERY. De Groenlands vaarder. Rooktabak. Harlingen, Tromp Azn, (ca. 1920).Brown paper tobacco bag with illustration of a Greenland whaling ship, printed in red. - Rare. [Boeknr.: 31058 ]

€ 45,00

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, L. & W. VROOM. (Red.). Walvisvaart in de Gouden Eeuw. Opgravingen op Spitsbergen. (Amsterdam), De Bataafsche Leeuw, (1988). 4to. Wrappers. With many illustrations (several in colours). 200 pp. Contributions on Dutch whaling in the 17th century by J.R. Bruijn, G.G. Schilder, A.M. van der Woude, P.D.J. van Iterson, L. Hacquebord, a.o. [Boeknr.: 796 ]

€ 25,00

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

L'HONORÉ NABER, S.P. Walvischvaarten, overwinteringen en jachtbedrijven in het hooge Noorden 1633 - 1635. Zes teksten verzameld en van aanteekeningen voorzien. Utrecht, A. Oosthoek, 1930. Original printed wrappers. With facsimiles. XXV,181 pp. Maatschappij der Nederlandsche Letterkunde. - Six Dutch journals on whaling, including the journal of Michiel Adriaanszoon de Ruyter (1635). [Boeknr.: 7294 ]

€ 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

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 Dutch Arctic explorer Willem Barentsz. [Boeknr.: 28415 ]

€ 60,00

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 author's journey with his wife through the Scandinavian countries into Lapland in 1869. [Boeknr.: 2108 ]

€ 65,00

JONG, Cornelis de. Geschiedenis van de oude Nederlandse walvisvaart (1612-1872). Pretoria, Universiteit van Suid-Afrika, 1972-79. 3 volumes (vol. I folio).. Wrappers. With illustrations. XI,430; XII,536; X,409 pp. Groundbreaking research on the decline and fall of Dutch whaling. [Boeknr.: 6228 ]

€ 275,00

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

LAAN, Adolf van der & Siewert van der MEULEN. 'T Binnen seylen der Groenlands vaarders. - La navigation des pecheurs dans le port. - Il veleggiare dei pescatori nel porto. - Das Seeglen der Grönlands Fahren in dem Hafen. (Augsburg, Johann Balthasar Probst, ca. 1750).Contemporary handcoloured perspective view (vue d'optique or Guckkastenbild), with descriptive text in 4 languages, after Adolf van der Laan by Sieuwert van der Meulen. Ca. 29,5 x 40 cm. Optical whaling print depicting the arrival of the Greenland whaling sailers. - (Cut short; sl. soiled).Ingalls 147; Cf. Brewington 86. [Boeknr.: 33885 ]

€ 275,00

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

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 & Casper. De walvischvangst. (Amsterdam, ca.1694). Engraving depicting a whaling scene with printed text below. Ca. 8,5 x 7,5 cm. From the famous series of images of professions first published in Jan and Casper Luyken, Het menselyk bedryf, Amsterdam 1694.Cf. Van Eeghen & Van der Kellen 244; Ingalls 8. [Boeknr.: 33556 ]

€ 45,00

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

MACLEOD, Innes. (Ed.). To the Greenland whaling. Alexander Trotter's journal of the voyage of the 'Enterprise' in 1856 from Frasenburgh & Lerwick. (Sandwick), The Thule Press, 1979. 4to. Wrappers. With illustrations. 74 pp. [Boeknr.: 35581 ]

€ 18,00

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 ]

€ 45,00

(MARRA, John). Journal of the Resolution's voyage, in 1772, 1773, 1774, and 1775, on discovery to the southern hemisphere, by which the non-existence of an undiscovered continent, between the equator and the 50th degree of southern latitude, is demonstratively proved. Also a journal of the adventure's voyage, in the year 1772, 1773, and 1774. With an account of the separation of the two ships, and the most remarkable incidents that befel each. Interspersed with historical and geographical descriptions of the islands and countries discovered in the course of their respective voyages. London, F. Newbery, 1775.Contemporary calf, skilfully rebacked, spine lettered in gilt. With large chart, additional chart of 'Part of the tropical discoveries of the Resolution sloop, Captain J. Cook in 1774' and 5 engraved plates. (14),328 pp. First edition. - Preceding Cook's official account by some 18 months, this was 'the first account of Cook's second voyage and the first account of exploration within the Antarctic circle' (Davidson 81). This eye-witness account was written by the Irish gunner's mate on the Resolution whom Cook had picked up in Batavia during his first voyage. It contains many events not recorded in the official account by Cook and gives the reasons which caused Sir Joseph Banks and his twelve assistants to withdraw from the expedition at the last moment. Marra made an uncuccessful attemp to desert at Tahiti on May 14, 1774, during this second voyage. With the very rare additional chart showing the track of the Resolution from Norfolk Island to the New Hebrides. This book is actually the first book published, based on first-hand knowledge, relating to the Antarctic regions and the fine plates are the first depictions of the region. - A fine copy with the extremely extra folding engraved map.Beaglehole II, p.CLIII-CLV; Beddie 1270; Hill 1087; Roscove 214; Spence 758; Kroepelien 809; O'Reilly-Reitman 379; Hocken p.14; Conrad p.13; Sabin 16247 [Boeknr.: 33193 ]

€ 6500,00

MARTIN, Kenneth R. Delaware goes whaling 1833-1845. Greenville, The Hagley Museum, (1974). Wrappers. With many illustrations. 64 pp. On the whaling industry in Delaware especially the Wilmington Whaling Company. [Boeknr.: 35576 ]

€ 18,00

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

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


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