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HEYERDAHL, Thor, Søren RICHTER, H.J. RISSER-LARSEN. Great Norwegian expeditions. Oslo, Dreysers Forlag, (1950). Original blue calf, spine gilt, top edge gilt. With many photographic illustrations. 232 pp. Special private edition. - On Fridtjof Nansen, Otto Sverdrup, Roald Amundsen, Aircraft in Polar exploration, the Kon-Tiki expedition, Exploration in recent times. - Fine. [Boeknr.: 36274 ]

€ 95,00

HILDENBRANDT, Fred. S.O.S. Noorpool. Nobile's tragedie in het Poolijs. Den Haad, Ad.M.C. Stok, (ca. 1956). Pictorial cloth, with dust-jacket. 217 pp. Dutch translation of Nobile- Die Tragödie im Polareis. 1956. Novel with introduction by Sjef van Dongen. [Boeknr.: 36306 ]

€ 35,00

HOEKSTRA, Klaas. De dood voor ogen ziende .. Dagverhaal van het verongelukken van het galjootschip Harlingen in Straat Davis. De tocht van de equipage met sloepen over en langs het ijs en de overwintering in het noordelijke gedeelte van Groenland. Hertaald door Annie Douma. Harlingen, Flevodruk, 2005. Wrappers. With illustrations (some in colours). 80 pp. The original edition was published in Harlingen, M. van der Plaats, 1828. [Boeknr.: 36231 ]

€ 18,00

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. Decorated cloth. 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

HOUBEN, H.H. De roep der Pool. Avonturen en heldendaden der Noordpoolvaarders. Vertaling van H.J. van Balen. Amsterdam, E. Querido, 1929. Decorated cloth. With map and 25 plates. 276 pp. Voyages of discovery to the North. [Boeknr.: 3829 ]

€ 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

HUNTFORD, Roland. Amundsen's Poolexpedities in foto's. Verslag van zijn poolreizen met recent ontdekte authentieke foto's. Ede, Zomer & Keunig, (1988). 4to. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With many photographic illustrations (several in colours). 199 pp. [Boeknr.: 3713 ]

€ 35,00

HUNTFORD, Roland. Race for the South Pole. The expedition diaries of Scott and Amundsen. London, Continuum, (2012). Pictorial wrappers. With illustrations. XXII,330 pp. [Boeknr.: 36233 ]

€ 45,00

HUNTFORD, Roland. Scott and Amundsen. New York, G.P. Puntnam, (1980). Cloth, with dust-jacket. With many maps and photographic illustrations. XX,665 pp. This pioneering work tells the full story of Scott's failure and Amundsen's triumph, the epic race for the South Pole. [Boeknr.: 36234 ]

€ 95,00

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

JAN STAVAST. Jan Stavast Reeks. Spannende avontuurlijke verhalen van echten durf en ondernemingsgeest. Amsterdam, Van Ditmar, (ca. 1943). 2 volumes of the series;. Pictorial wrappers. With illustrations. 32;16 pp. In den greep van het pakijs. (Dutch Polar expedition in 1869). - Wegener's tocht naar Groenland. (German Greenland expedition). [Boeknr.: 36376 ]

€ 15,00

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

JONG, Dirk de & Matthias de SALLIETH Atlas van alle de zeehavens der Bataafsche Republiek, die van Batavia en Onrust. Mitsgaders de afbeeldingen van de haring visschery en de walvisch vangst. En met vermelding van vele bijzonderheden, betreffende den ouden en lateren toestand der Nederlandschen koophandels, visscherijen, trafieken en fabrieken beschreven door Cornelis van der Aa. Amsterdam 1805. Reprint. Franeker, Van Wijnen, 1998. Folio. Boards. With titlepage and 31 double-page views of Dutch harbours and roadsteads and two views of herring-fishery and whaling, with captions in French and Dutch. 135 pp. First edition was issued in 1802.This reprint of the second edition was issued for the first time with text by Cornelis van der Aa. Beautiful harbour-views with a variety of Dutch sailing-ships of Batavia, Onrust, Rotterdam, Hellevoetsluis, Goedereede, Den Briel, Dordrecht, Maaslandsluis, Vlaardingen, Schiedam, Delfshaven, Amsterdam, Texel, Den Helder, Hoorn, Enkhuizen, Medemblik, Edam, Middelburg, Rammekes, Vlissingen, Zieikzee, Veere, Brouwershaven, Harlingen and Stavoren. Cat. NHSM I, p.319. [Boeknr.: 35503 ]

€ 45,00

JONG, Dirk de & Matthias de SALLIETH Atlas van de zeehavens der Bataafsche Republiek, die van Batavia en Onrust. Mitsgaders de afbeeldingen van de haring visschery en de walvisch vangst. En met vermelding van vele bijzonderheden, betreffende den ouden en lateren toestand der Nederlandschen koophandels, visscherijen, trafieken en fabrieken beschreven door Cornelis van der Aa. Amsterdam, Evert Maaskamp, 1805.Folio. Contemporary half calf (hinges very sl. dam.). With engraved titlepage and 31 double-page views of Dutch harbours and roadsteads, with a great variety of sailing-ships, mostly in a stiff breeze, including the harbours of Batavia and Onrust in the Dutch East-Indies and two views of herring-fishery and whaling, with captions in French and Dutch. 135 pp. With the bookplate of E. Therard Kennedy. - First edition was issued in 1802. This second edition was issued for the first time with text by Cornelis van der Aa. Beautiful harbour-views with a variety of Dutch sailing-ships off Batavia, Onrust, Rotterdam, Hellevoetsluis, Goedereede, Den Briel, Dordrecht, Maaslandsluis, Vlaardingen, Schiedam, Delfshaven, Amsterdam, Texel, Den Helder, Hoorn, Enkhuizen, Medemblik, Edam, Middelburg, Rammekes, Vlissingen, Zieikzee, Veere, Brouwershaven, Harlingen and Stavoren. - (Some small stains in margin of a few lvs.). - A fine copy with wide margins and strong impressions of the plates. Cat. NHSM I, p.319. [Boeknr.: 35407 ]

€ 11500,00

JONGE, Jan Karel Jakob de. Nova Zembla. De voorwerpen door de Nederlandsche zeevaarders na hunne overwintering aldaar in 1597 achtergelaten en in 1871 door kapitein Carlsen teruggevonden, beschreven en toegelicht. 's Gravenhage, Martinus Nijhoff, 1872.Original printed wrappers (sl. damaged.). With lithographed frontispiece, lithographed plate, and large folding map. 36 pp. Concerns relics of Willem Barendsz, who died in 1597, when an expedition from Amsterdam seeking a Northeast Passage to China made a forced wintering on Novaya Zemlya.Tiele 559; Cat. NHSM I, p.308; Cf. Arctic Bibl. 8250. [Boeknr.: 26084 ]

€ 125,00

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

(KALFF, Martin). De nalatenschap van Barents en zijne togtgenooten op Nova Zembla. (No pl., Het Leeskabinet), 1872. With 2 tinted lithographed plates depicting 4 illustrations of the wintering on Nova Zembla by P. Blommers. 26 pp. [Boeknr.: 36227 ]

€ 75,00

KANE, Elisha Kent. The Far North: explorations in the Arctic regions. Edinburgh, W.P. Nimmo, Hay, & Mitchell, 1886.Original pictorial cloth (extremities of spine sl. dam.). With 3 plates. 228 pp. Boys' own library; with school bookplate. - 'The present volume is an epitome of the 'Arctic explorations', an official account of the Second Grinnell Expedition in search of Sir John Franklin'.Sabin 37002. [Boeknr.: 36351 ]

€ 65,00

KANE, Elisha Kent. Kane, de Noordpoolvaarder. Togten en ontdekkingen van de tweede Grinnell-expeditie ter opsporing van Sir John Franklin, in de jaren 1853, 1854 en 1855, onder bevel van Elisha Kent Kane. Leyden, A.W. Sythoff, 1861.Old half cloth. With map and numerous illustrations and plates. XII, 318; IV,23 pp. Geïllustreerde familie-bibliotheek tot verbreiding van nuttige kennis. - Fine illustrated account of the Second Grinnell expedition of 1853-1855 an American effort, financed by Henry Grinnell, to determine the fate of the Franklin's lost expedition. Led by Elisha Kent Kane, the team explored areas northwest of Greenland, now called Grinnell Land.Arctic Bibl. 8373; Sabin 37001. [Boeknr.: 36340 ]

€ 275,00

KANE, Elisha Kent. Noordpooltochten. Naar het Engelsch door Anthony. Tilburg, J.B. van Gorp & Zn., 1904. Original decorated boards. 135 pp. Elisha Kent Kane (1820 - 1857) was an American explorer, and a medical officer in the United States Navy. He was a member of two Arctic expeditions to rescue the explorer Sir John Franklin. [Boeknr.: 36361 ]

€ 65,00

KANE, Elisha Kent. Tochten en ontdekkingen ter opsporing van Sir John Franklin, onder bevel van Elisha Kent Kane. Amsterdam, C.L. Brinkman, (ca. 1860).2 volumes in 1. Original half cloth, spine gilt. 175; 164 pp. Expedition to determine the fate of Franklin's lost expedition, led by Elisha Kent Kane.Cf. Arctic Bibl. 8373; Sabin 37001. [Boeknr.: 36345 ]

€ 95,00

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

KINGSTON, William H.G. Avonturen in de Poolzee. Bewerkt door Antie. Reule Nz.. Sneek, H. Pyttersen, (1890).Original decorated blue cloth, lettered in gilt. With 6 woodengraved plates. (4),122 pp. Uit alle werelddeelen, Geillustreerde bibliotheek. [Boeknr.: 11290 ]

€ 35,00

KLUYVER, Adwin de. Terug uit de witte hel. Hoe Poolreiziger Sjef van Dongen een nationale held werd. Amsterdam, Balans, 2015. Pictorial wrappers. With photographic illustrations. 320 pp. [Boeknr.: 36246 ]

€ 18,00

KNAPP, W.H.C. Antarctica. De geschiedenis van het geheimzinnige Zuidland. Haarlem, Erven F. Bohn, 1958. Cloth, with dust-jacket. With large folding coloured map and illustrations. 589 pp. [Boeknr.: 3835 ]

€ 18,00

KOHL-LARSEN, Ludwig. De Poolvlucht van de 'Graf Zeppelin' in opdracht van de vereeniging 'Aeroarctic' beschreven. Vertaling A.M. Buis. (Met) Voorwoord van Hugo Eckener. Amsterdam, Allert de Lange, (1931). Original decorated cloth. With many photographic plates. 235 pp. Dutch translation of Die Arktisfahrt des 'Graf Zeppelin'. Berlin, 1931. - 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 ]

€ 35,00

KOOLEMANS BEYNEN, L.R., A. de BRUIJNE, a.o. L.R. Koolemans Beynen. De reis der Pandora naar de Noordpoolgewesten, in den zomer van 1875 & 1876. - De verslagen omtrent den tocht met de Willem Barents naar en in de IJszee, in den zomer van 1878 & 1879. Uitgebracht aan het Comite van Uitvoering door A. de Bruijne, L.R. Koolemans Beijnen, H.M. Speelman, C.P. Sluyter en P.J. Hijmans van Anrooy. Amsterdam, C.L. Brinkman, Utrecht, J.L. Beijers, 1880.4 volumes in 1. 4to. Original decorated cloth (some stains). With 2 folding coloured maps of the track of the Pandora, 2 folding coloured maps by A. Braakensiek of the Barents Sea, 2 plates depicting profiles, 5 tables, and 7 plates. 30; 37; 84; 40 pp. Bijbladen Tijdschrift Aardrijkskundig Genootschap, Noordpool-expeditie. - Laurens Rijnhard Koolemans-Beijnen accompanied the Franklin search expedition under Allen William Young in the Pandora. The crew examined relics of Franklin's expedition at Beechey Island, but when halted by impenetrable ice in the Franklin Strait, returned to England. He made a second voyage with Young in the Pandora the follwing year, but on this occasion the vessel was diverted to Smith Sound to support George Nares' expeditionThe Willem Barents cruised the Greenland Sea to Jan Mayen and northwest West Spitsbergen, thence southward to Bear Island, and eastward across Barents Sea in north-south traverses as far as Novaya Zemlya. In 1879 the ship's course ran from Amsterdam northward in the Greenland Sea, thence eastward in north-south traverses of the Barents Sea as far as Novaya Zambla, thence north and westward to a point off Franz Josef Land. - A fine copy.Tiele 1111; Arctic Bibliography 2393- 2394; Howgego III, p.298-299.. [Boeknr.: 36316 ]

€ 375,00

KRAMER, Jan Gerrit. Helden der Noordpool. Alkmaar, Gebr. Kluitman, (1926). Original pictorial cloth. With illustrations by Eelco Martinus ten Harmsen van der Beek. 278 pp. Juvenile on Barendsz, John Franklin, Nordenskjold, Nansen, Peary and Amundsen. - A nice binding. [Boeknr.: 36286 ]

€ 30,00

KUSTERS, Wiel. Pooltochten. Rede. Amsterdam, Em. Querido, 1989. Wrappers. 32 pp. [Boeknr.: 36263 ]

€ 15,00

LA NAVIGATION DANS LA GLACE. '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. 31 x 40 cm. One of a set of four optical scenes depicting whaling. These prints were a popular 18th century visual entertainment. This set is copied from the Dutch set of sixteen by Adolf van der Laan and Siewert van der Meulen. - A fine old handcoloured scene depicting the arrival of the Greenland whaling sailers.Ingalls, Francis B. Lothrop Collection, 147; see Brewington, Kendall Whaling Museum, 86. [Boeknr.: 35821 ]

€ 325,00

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

LACHAMBRE, Henri & Alexis MACHURON. Andrée. Per luchtballon naar de Noordpool. Leiden, A.W. Sijthoff, (1898).Sm.8vo. Original pictorial cloth. With many illustrations. 182 pp. Translation of Andre´e: au po^le nord en ballon. - Story of the Second Andrée Polar expedition in 1897 by the Swedish Arctic balloonist Salomon August Andrée (1854-1897). - Nice binding. [Boeknr.: 36373 ]

€ 45,00

LAMIE, L.A.H. De Nederlandsche Poolexpeditie in de Kara-zee. Amsterdam., C.L. Brinkman, Utrecht, J.L. Beijers, 1884.Original cloth, spine gilt. With folding plate and large folding coloured map. 101 pp. Tijdschrift KNAG. - Account of the Dutch expedition to the Kara Sea, (Karskoje More), in 1882-1883. [Boeknr.: 21493 ]

€ 125,00

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

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 importance of Davis Straat for whale hunting. [Boeknr.: 9418 ]

€ 25,00

LENNEP, Jan Hendrik. van. Het boek voor den zeeman, uit Jan Davids' boekekraam. (Met) Bijblad. Haarlem, J.J. Weeveringh, (1860-1862).3 volumes in 2. Original half cloth (vol. 3 rebacked with the original spine laid down), spines lettered in gilt. With many woodengravings. (20),206,48; XX,194,48; XV,192,32,48 pp. An interesting collection of Dutch voyages by Willem Ysbrandtsz Bontekoe, Willem Barentsz., Dirk Albertsz. Raven, Cornelis Houtman, Abraham Jansz. van Oelen, Frans Jansz. van der Heyden, and other adventures at sea and shipwrecks. - A fine set.Cat. NHSM. I, p.125. [Boeknr.: 32528 ]

€ 395,00

LOOTSMA, S. Bijdrage tot de geschiedenis der Nederlandsche walvischvaart (meer speciaal de Zaansche). Amsterdam, P.N. van Kampen, 1937. Blue cloth, lettered in gilt. With 13 plates. 172,(48) pp. Inportant contribution to the history of Dutch whaling, especially the Zaansche. - Fine. [Boeknr.: 1267 ]

€ 75,00

LOUWERSE, P(ieter). Janmaat in de IJszee of de overwintering der Hollanders op Nova Zembla. Amsterdam, Tj. van Holkema, 1885.Original decorated blue cloth, with gilt lettering. With map and 4 coloured lithographed plates. VIII,232 pp. First edition. - Juvenile on the famous Dutch wintering on Nova Zembla, 1596-1597. [Boeknr.: 36344 ]

€ 75,00

LOUWERSE, P(ieter). Janmaat in de IJszee. Een verhaal van de overwintering der Hollanders op Nova Zembla. 3e verbeterde druk. Zutphen, Schillemans & Van Belkum, (ca. 1898).Original pictorial green cloth, with gilt lettering. With 4 plates. VIII,252 pp. First published in 1885; Wat voorbij ging !. Nederlandsche geschiedverhalen. - Juvenile on the famous Dutch wintering on Nova Zembla, 1596-1597. - Fine binding. [Boeknr.: 36350 ]

€ 45,00

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, (1895). Original pictorial red 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. Translated by Titia Klasina Elisabeth van der Tuuk (1854-1939), a Dutch feminist and socialist. - A fine copy. [Boeknr.: 36352 ]

€ 45,00

MAËL, Pierre. Naar de Noordpool. Vrij bewerkt naar het Fransch door Titia van der Tuuk. Amsterdam, D.B. Centen, (1894). Original pictorial cloth, lettered in gilt. With illustrations by Alfred Paris. 264 pp. First Dutch translation of: Une Française au pôle Nord, Paris 1893, written by Pierre Maël, pseudonym of Charles Causse & Charles Vincent. Translated by Titia Klasina Elisabeth van der Tuuk (1854-1939), a Dutch feminist and socialist. - A fine copy. [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

MALAURIE, Jean. Ultima thule. Explorers and natives in the Polar North. Translated from the French by Willard Wood and Anthony Roberts. New York, London, W.W. Norton & Company, (2003). Folio. Boards, with dust-jacket. With numerous photographic illustrations (many in colours). 400 pp. 'Based on excerpts from the explorers' logs counterbalanced by Inuit testimony. this text is the story of European and American exploration in the polar north. It aims to bring to life both sides of the clash that arose when white men arrived in the Far North, dreaming of conquest and believing that they brought with them a civilization superior to that of the indigenous peoples'. [Boeknr.: 36280 ]

€ 75,00


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