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1 Bickel, Lennard & Shackleton, Hon. L Rt. Shackleton's Forgotten Men -- The Untold Tale of the Endurance Epic
New York, New York, U.S.A. Thunder's Mouth Press 2000 1560252561 / 9781560252566 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 6 1/4" x 9 1/4" 
Book is near fine in black cloth boards with blue spine lettering....text is tight and clean...appears unread...241 pages, crisp with sharp edges and corners...no annotations or markings..."Balanced, vivid, and informative, Bickel's work ensures that duress endured by these men will not be soon forgotten."--Publisher's Weekly...DJ is near fine...a good find in this very nice condition. 
Price: 24.75 USD
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2 Coleman, Neil F. Honeycomb
Orlando, FL Rivercross Publishing, Inc. 1999 1581410107 / 9781581410105 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 5 3/4" x 8 3/4" Signed by Author
Book is in fine condiion in charcoal grained boards with gilt spine lettering...text is tight and clean...appears unread...173 pages, crisp with sharp edges and corners...SIGNED BY AUTHOR on front free endpaper..."...a veteran of 22 year in the U.S. Air Force...While in the Stategic Air Command Mr. Coleman experienced the frustration of nuerous problems with Russia. This, his first novel, had its gestation in reality." This is a scarce find in excellent condition. 
Price: 19.75 USD
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3 Dean, Leon W. Pirate Lair
New York Rinehart Press 1947 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 5" x 7 1/2" Werth, Kurt Signed by Author
Book is very good with light edge soil and light scuffing to top and bottom of spine and corners...text is tight and clean...presentation in ink on front free endpaper...SIGNED BY AUTHOR on half title page. DJ is good with chipping at all edges and one 1 1/4" tear at top of back cover at the hinge...clear tape was used at bottom right corner of back cover--approximately 2" x 1". In spite of those defects this is all in all a very pleasant presentation. 
Price: 24.75 USD
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4 Marriott, Edward The Lost Tribe: A Harrowing Pasage Into New Guinea's Heart of Darkness
New York Henry Holt and Company 1996 0805053182 / 9780805053180 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 5 3/4" x 8 1/2" 
Book is near fine in yellow boards with dark red cloth binding and gilt spine lettering...text is tight and clean...appears unread...DJ is near fine in dark illustration of jungle with dark red lettering..."Marriott's spellbinding account of his search for the Liawep tribe is travel writing raised to the level of high adventure."-- John Berendt, author of Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil. 
Price: 24.75 USD
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5 O'Connell, Nicholas Beyond Risk: Conversations with Climbers
Seattle, Washington The Mountaineers 1993 0898862965 / 9780898862966 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 6 1/4" x 9 1/4" 
Book is near fine in blue tight grained boards with gilt spine lettering...text is tight and clean...appears unread...300 pages, crisp with sharp edges and corners...former owner's library impression on front free endpaper...DJ is near fine with only slightest shelfwear...interviews with famous climbers and mountaineers....a handsome find and in excellent condition. 
Price: 24.75 USD
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6 Stark, Peter Last Breath: Cautionary Tales from the Limits of Human Endurance
New York Ballantine Books 2001 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine  Near Fine 6" x 9 1/4" 
Book is near fine in gray-blue boards with dark blue cloth binding and red spine lettering...text is secure to binding throughout and clean...300+ pages, mostly with sharp edges and corners--several interior pages inexplicably with light bends...appears unread...DJ is near fine...a nice copy for the reader and adventure enthusiast.  
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7 Taylor, Stephen Caliban's Shore: The Wreck of the Grosvenor and the Strange Fate of Her Survivors
Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. W W Norton & Co Inc 2004 0393050858 / 9780393050851 1st American Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 6 1/2" x 9 1/2" 
Book is near fine in light blue boards with Wedgewood blue binding and silver spine lettering...no noteworthy flaws observed...text is tight and clean...297 pages with sharp edges and corners...no annotations or markings...DJ is near fine with light crease on back flap...a good find in this very nice condition. 
Price: 28.75 USD
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