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Fridjtof Nansen

Published by Modern Library (1999)

ISBN 10: 0375754725 ISBN 13: 9780375754722

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About this Item: Modern Library, 1999. Soft cover. Condition: Very Good. Trade PB with only minor reading wear; book is clean, unmarked. Seller Inventory # 001625

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Nansen,Fridtjof

ISBN 10: 1602392374 ISBN 13: 9781602392373

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Fridtjof Nansen

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About this Item: 2019. Softcover. Condition: New. 485 {Size: 13.34 x 21.59 cms} Lang: - English, Vol: - Volume 2, Pages 485, Print on Demand. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1896]. This book is Printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Soft Cover {HARDCOVER EDITION IS ALSO AVAILABLE}, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. [Please Note:- 1 Map Cut] Volume 2 Language: English. Seller Inventory # PB1111004177650

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Fridtjof, Nansen, Otto Sverdrup

ISBN 13: 4444006174796

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About this Item: 2016. Softcover. Condition: New. 487 {Size: 13.34 x 21.59 cms} Lang: - English, Pages 487, Print on Demand. Reprinted in 2016 with the help of original edition published long back [1897]. This book is Printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Soft Cover {HARDCOVER EDITION IS ALSO AVAILABLE}, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume, if you wish to order a specific or all the volumes you may contact us. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Language: English. Seller Inventory # PB1111005890179

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Nansen, Fridjof

Published by Birlinn (2002)

ISBN 10: 1841582174 ISBN 13: 9781841582177

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About this Item: Birlinn, 2002. Paperback. VG+ paperback (light edgewear, pages gently age-toned, clean and unmarked). 527 pp + maps Paperback. Illustrated. The picture on the listing page is of the actual book for sale. Seller Inventory # 46761

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Nansen, Fridtjof

Published by Tandem (1975)

ISBN 10: 0426124901 ISBN 13: 9780426124900

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About this Item: Tandem, 1975. Paperback. Good+ paperback (edgewear, pages age-toned). 320 pp Paperback. Illustrated. The picture on the listing page is of the actual book for sale. Seller Inventory # 45992

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Fridtjof Nansen

ISBN 13: 8888007234893

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About this Item: 2019. Hardcover. Condition: New. 485 {Size: 14.34 x 22.59 cms} Lang: - English, Vol: - Volume 2, Pages 485, Print on Demand. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1896]. This book is printed in black & white, Hardcover, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Dust Cover, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. [Please Note:- 1 Map Cut] Volume 2 Language: English. Seller Inventory # 1111004177650

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Fridtjof, Nansen, Otto Sverdrup

ISBN 13: 8888000126126

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About this Item: 2016. Hardcover. Condition: New. 487 {Size: 14.34 x 22.59 cms} Lang: - English, Pages 487, Print on Demand. Reprinted in 2016 with the help of original edition published long back [1897]. This book is Printed in black & white, Hardcover, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Dust Cover, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. If it is multi volume set, then it is only single volume, if you wish to order a specific or all the volumes you may contact us. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Language: English. Seller Inventory # 1111005890179

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About this Item: 2018. Softcover. Condition: New. 631 {Size: 13.34 x 21.59 cms} Lang: - English, Vol: - Volume 1, Pages 631, Print on Demand. Reprinted in 2018 with the help of original edition published long back [1897]. This book is Printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Soft Cover {HARDCOVER EDITION IS ALSO AVAILABLE}, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Volume 1 Language: English. Seller Inventory # PB1111013917227

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Nansen, Fridtjof

Published by Echo Library 1/1/2012 (2012)

ISBN 10: 1406878065 ISBN 13: 9781406878066

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About this Item: Echo Library 1/1/2012, 2012. Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. Farthest North Vol. I of II (Illustrated Edition). Book. Seller Inventory # BBS-9781406878066

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About this Item: 2019. Softcover. Condition: New. 633 {Size: 13.34 x 21.59 cms} Lang: - English, Vol: - Volume 1, Pages 633, Print on Demand. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1897]. This book is Printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Soft Cover {HARDCOVER EDITION IS ALSO AVAILABLE}, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Volume 1 Language: English. Seller Inventory # PB1111009946665

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About this Item: George Newnes, 1898. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. George Newnes: London, 1898. No jacket. Cloth boards. Clean copy, no previous owner inscription. DISPATCHED FROM THE UK WITHIN 24 HOURS ( BOOKS ORDERED OVER THE WEEKEND DISPATCHED ON MONDAY) BY ROYAL MAIL. ALL OVERSEAS ORDERS SENT BY AIR MAIL. Seller Inventory # mon0000574787

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Nansen, Fridtjof

Published by Echo Library 1/1/2012 (2012)

ISBN 10: 1406878073 ISBN 13: 9781406878073

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About this Item: Echo Library 1/1/2012, 2012. Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. Farthest North Vol. II of II (Illustrated Edition). Book. Seller Inventory # BBS-9781406878073

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NANSEN Fridtjof

Published by Duckworth, 2000. 0715630318 (2000)

ISBN 10: 0715630318 ISBN 13: 9780715630310

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About this Item: Duckworth, 2000. 0715630318, 2000. Abridged edn. 8vo. Original gilt lettered blue cloth (VG), dustwrapper (VG in protective wrapper, not price clipped). Pp. xii + 508, illus b&w photos, diagrams and maps (previous owner's neat inscription on front paste-down). Seller Inventory # 122124

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Fridtjof Nansen, Otto Sverdrup

ISBN 13: 4444006924254

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About this Item: 2019. Softcover. Condition: New. 775 {Size: 13.34 x 21.59 cms} Lang: - English, Vol: - Volume 2, Pages 775, Print on Demand. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1897]. This book is Printed in black & white, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Soft Cover {HARDCOVER EDITION IS ALSO AVAILABLE}, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Volume 2 Language: English. Seller Inventory # PB1111000246276

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About this Item: 2018. Hardcover. Condition: New. 631 {Size: 14.34 x 22.59 cms} Lang: - English, Vol: - Volume 1, Pages 631, Print on Demand. Reprinted in 2018 with the help of original edition published long back [1897]. This book is printed in black & white, Hardcover, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Dust Cover, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Volume 1 Language: English. Seller Inventory # 1111013917227

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About this Item: 2019. Hardcover. Condition: New. 633 {Size: 14.34 x 22.59 cms} Lang: - English, Vol: - Volume 1, Pages 633, Print on Demand. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1897]. This book is printed in black & white, Hardcover, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Dust Cover, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Volume 1 Language: English. Seller Inventory # 1111009946665

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Nansen, Fridjtof

Published by Modern Library 8/17/1999 (1999)

ISBN 10: 0375754725 ISBN 13: 9780375754722

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About this Item: Modern Library 8/17/1999, 1999. Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. Farthest North: The Incredible Three-Year Voyage to the Frozen Latitudes of the North. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS-9780375754722

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Fridtjof Nansen, Otto Sverdrup

ISBN 13: 8888007273939

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About this Item: 2019. Hardcover. Condition: New. 775 {Size: 14.34 x 22.59 cms} Lang: - English, Vol: - Volume 2, Pages 775, Print on Demand. Reprinted in 2019 with the help of original edition published long back [1897]. This book is printed in black & white, Hardcover, sewing binding for longer life with Matt laminated multi-Colour Dust Cover, Printed on high quality Paper, re-sized as per Current standards, professionally processed without changing its contents. As these are old books, we processed each page manually and make them readable but in some cases some pages which are blur or missing or black spots. We expect that you will understand our compulsion in these books. We found this book important for the readers who want to know more about our old treasure so we brought it back to the shelves. Hope you will like it and give your comments and suggestions. Volume 2 Language: English. Seller Inventory # 1111000246276

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NANSEN, Fridtjof:

Published by London, George G. Harrap, 1927 1st (1927)

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About this Item: London, George G. Harrap, 1927 1st, 1927. Hardback. 7 x 4.5 ins. InIn black cloth with decorative yellow lettering to front and spine. Decorative endpapers. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to corners, some minor handling marks to boards. A couple of minor handling marks to contents page, Else very clean and tight throughout. 192pp. Illustrated with a frontis portrait and a map at rear. Seller Inventory # 81641

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Fridtjof Nansen:

Published by Archibald Constable (1900)

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About this Item: Archibald Constable, 1900. Hardcover. Condition: Good. A good condition copy, bound in red cloth boards with marks, knocks, rolling and tears to the boards and spine. Text block is firm with untrimmed pages. PAges have some mild tanning to the edges, bookplate is pasted inside the front board. Overall a good book. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Seller Inventory # mon0012127405

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Fridtjof Nansen

Published by George Newnes Ltd (1898)

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About this Item: George Newnes Ltd, 1898. Condition: Good. 1898. 480 pages. No dust jacket. Volume I. Half leather bound to black boards, with gilt lettering. B&W and colour illustrations and photographs throughout. Mild tanning to endpapers and page edges. Front hinge cracked. Large repaired tear across fold out map at rear. Moderate wear, rubbing and bumping to spine, board edges and corners. Mild scuffing and soiling to boards. Seller Inventory # 1552030336MHA

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Nansen, Fridtjof 1861-1930

Published by Wentworth Press 8/26/2016 (2016)

ISBN 10: 1362182567 ISBN 13: 9781362182566

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About this Item: Wentworth Press 8/26/2016, 2016. Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. 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. Na. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS-9781362182566

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Farthest North Volume One: Fridtjof Nansen

Fridtjof Nansen

Published by Archibald Constable (1897)

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About this Item: Archibald Constable, 1897. Hardcover. Condition: Good. General wear to boards. Light toning to pages with some spotting/foxing. Previous owners name Previous owners name to first blank page. Seller Inventory # 9999-9991124166

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Nansen, Fridtjof

Published by George G. Harrap & Co, London (1927)

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About this Item: George G. Harrap & Co, London, 1927. Hard Cover. Condition: Good. First Edition. The classic account of the Arctic expedition as the author and twelve companions set out to the Frozen North. Clean, bright booklet - 192 pages plus an attached, fold-out map to rear. Prompt dispatch. Size: 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. Seller Inventory # 066157

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Nansen, Fridtjof

Published by Andesite Press 8/19/2017 (2017)

ISBN 10: 1375554409 ISBN 13: 9781375554404

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About this Item: Andesite Press 8/19/2017, 2017. Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. Farthest North; Volume II. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS-9781375554404

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Nansen, Fridtjof

Published by British Library, Historical Print Editions 3/25/2011 (2011)

ISBN 10: 1241433127 ISBN 13: 9781241433123

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About this Item: British Library, Historical Print Editions 3/25/2011, 2011. Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. 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. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS-9781241433123

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Nansen, Fridtjof

Published by Birlinn Ltd, U.S.A. (2003)

ISBN 10: 1841582174 ISBN 13: 9781841582177

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About this Item: Birlinn Ltd, U.S.A., 2003. Soft cover. Condition: Very Good. A clean unmarked copy. In 1893 Fridtjof Nansen set off on one of the greatest journeys of exploration ever undertaken. The remarkable three-year project involved building a special ship, designed to ride out the savage pressure of the ice, to sail round the north of Russia into the Kara and Laptev Seas and then, using his intuition as to arctic currents, deliberately freeze the ship into the ice to drift towards the North Pole. From the drifting ship, Nansen and one of his men would then, using dog teams, make the last assault towards the North Pole across the pack. Characterized by Nansen's restless and endless innovation, the expedition was to be another in the litany of heroic failures. But its advances in technique, the sheer willpower that drove Nansen and Johansen, first north from the Fram and then south across the melting pack to the uncharted mass of Franz Josef Land, using sledge and kayak, under assault from walrus and polar bear and above all the temperamental and endlessly changing ice, was to light a fire of inspiration that later carried men to both North and South Pole. The first edition of Farthest North sold 40,000 copies in English on publication. One of its reviewers puts it best: 'Two things were very prominent. One was the indomitable faith of the man in himself, and the other the unanimity with which most of the best authorities believed he was going to a living grave.' Nansen had '.made the most conspicuous advance towards the Pole that has ever been made, and almost as great an advance as has been accomplished by all other voyages in the nineteenth century put together.He is a Man in a Million.' This is the only complete edition in English. Seller Inventory # 005331

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About this Item: Macmillan & Co. Ltd., London, 1897. Two volumes: octavo; paperback, with publisher's original printed wrappers; 822pp. [351pp. + 471pp.] (+ 4pp. of adverts), untrimmed. Moderate wear; covers rubbed and spines cracked; text block edges toned and spotted; heavy foxing to the preliminaries. Wrappers pasted onto the text block; a painted picture pasted in to the inside front cover of Volume I; previous owner's ink stamp to the first page. Very good, withal. Postage quoted is for a standard format octavo book. Final charges may vary depending on size and weight. Originally published in 1897, this two-volume work chronicles the voyage of the Fram to the geographical North Pole by harnessing the natural east-west current of the Arctic Ocean. In the face of much discouragement from other polar explorers, Nansen took his ship to the New Siberian Islands in the eastern Arctic Ocean, froze her into the pack ice, and waited for the drift to carry her towards the pole. Impatient with the slow speed and erratic character of the drift, after 18 months Nansen and a chosen companion, Hjalmar Johansen, left the ship with a team of dogs and sledges and made for the pole. They did not reach it, but they achieved a record Farthest North latitude of 86 degrees 13.6'N before a long retreat over ice and water to reach safety in Franz Josef Land. Meanwhile the ship was rarely threatened during her long imprisonment, and emerged unscathed after three years. The scientific observations carried out during this period contributed significantly to the new discipline of oceanography, which subsequently became the main focus of Nansen's scientific work. Fram's drift and Nansen's sledge journey proved conclusively that there were no significant land masses between the Eurasian continents and the North Pole, and confirmed the general character of the north polar region as a deep, ice-covered sea. Although Nansen retired from exploration after this expedition, the methods of travel and survival he developed with Johansen influenced all the polar expeditions, north and south, which followed in the subsequent three decades. Seller Inventory # 200340

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Fridtjof Nansen

Published by George Newnes Ltd. (1898)

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About this Item: George Newnes Ltd., 1898. Condition: Good. 1898. 456 pages. No dust jacket. Brown and black half bound boards with gilt lettering. Vol. II. Good clean pages with bright copy and firm binding. Light tanning to endpapers and page edges. Boards have been moderately rub worn with some noticeable shelf wear to corners, spine and edges. Corners are bumped and a little frayed and spine ends are crushed, with some small splits and chips. With some tanning to spine and edges. Seller Inventory # 1551977660DPB

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