Bookstores specializing in Exploration

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Antiquariaat Schierenberg

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Amsterdam, Netherlands

We specialise in old and rare books on Natural History, History of Science, Science, Anthropology and Travel/Exploration. We offer a great range of material priced between Euro 10 and Euro 100.000. We also have a big stock of periodicals on the above subjects. Some more precise categories are: Zoology, Faunal Works, Ornithology, Ichtyology, Molluscs, Herpetology, Entomology, Lepidoptera, Coleoptera, Diptera, Hymenoptera, Arachnology, Botany, Florae, Medicinal Plants, Mycology, General Sciences, General Natural History, Encyclopedia, History of Science, Earth sciences, Geology, Congresses, Regional Earth, Sciences, Expeditions, Palaeontology, Micropalaeontology, Palaeobotany, Palaeozoology, Fossils, Historical Geology, Mineralogy, Crystallography, Petrography, Mining, Geochemistry, Precious Stones.

Booketeria

San Antonio, Texas, United States

Booketeria is an online bookstore specializing in Military History, U.S. History, and World History. We also stock all categories of books.

Circle City Books

Tucson, Arizona, United States

Buying and selling used & collectible books in all catagories, with a specialty in Americana and Travel.

Dendera

Beckenham, Kent, United Kingdom

Exploration and travel literature, travelling maps, guides, and other ephemera.

Eyebrowse Books - MWABA

Dearborn, Michigan, United States

We are an online, phone and snail mail bookseller.Our books don't need batteries or a license to read. Selling books on-line since 2004. CABS graduate in 2009. Member MWABA since 2013. Excellent customer service, quick shipping, and an assortment of great books. The majority of our inventory is non-fiction general stock with an emphasis on transportation (air, rail, auto), exploration, and military history. We also have hundreds of Vintage Paperbacks that are for the most part not listed online. Eyebrowse Books is always looking for and buying good quality books. We may be reached via e-mail, phone and snail mail. I sincerely appreciate all our customers, new as well as returning ones, and strive every day to present them the most interesting books I can find.

Hyleana Fine Books

Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

Home-based bookseller, providing used, out-of-print and antiquarian items for sale since 1991.

Matthew F. Erskine

Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

A Steward of books who buys and sells from other stewards in the areas of exploration, mountaineering, New England history, magic and witchcraft and the like.

Michael Treloar Antiquarian Booksellers

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

The business was established in Adelaide in March 1976 and is a longstanding member of the Australian and New Zealand Association of Antiquarian Booksellers (ANZAAB) and the Australian Antique Dealers Association (AADA). A large out-of-print and antiquarian stock is maintained at our retail outlet in the centre of Adelaide; mail-order catalogues of our specializations are issued and a representative selection of our stock is online.

Muir Books

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia

MUIR BOOKS + PERTH BOOKBINDING & RESTORATION. Western Australia's largest and leading rare, secondhand, antiquarian and out of print bookshop, established in 1973 and managed by Rob & Janet Muir together with Tara Surry. We have over 50,000 books in stock. We offer a FREE world-wide search service and secure online shopping and also provide a full and expert bookbinding and restoration service

Pacific Coast Books

Gleneden Beach, Oregon, United States

Pacific Coast Books specializes in quality of books of interest from our store on the Central Oregon Coast. We are proud members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America and have been buying and selling books for almost 20 years. Visit our website at www.Pacifc CoastBooks.net. Please feel free to call or email with any titles you would like to add to your collection. Only a small fraction of our inventory is online. We buy book collections.

pahaska books

west hills, California, United States

specializing in western americana original period photographs original western documents

Paul Haynes Rare Books

Hay on Wye, Herefordshire, United Kingdom

Paul Haynes has been an antiquarian bookseller since 1978. Based in Hay on Wye, he travels worldwide to buy and sell rare and old books. A member of the ABA, ILAB and PBFA. Paul Haynes Rare Books offers both antiquarian and scarce books in all subjects, with something of a bias towards the owner's passion for Travel and Exploration.

Polar Books

Llandudno, Conwy, United Kingdom

We have secondhand and rare antiquarian books, scientific papers, reports, maps, photographs and other ephemera on Antarctica, the Arctic, polar travel, history, mountaineering and exploration and whaling for sale through this web site. If you are looking for scarce book you could find it here. Our books can also be viewed at www.polarbooks.net

Quiet Friends

Lyndonville, New York, United States

We sell about 75% internet, 25% book fairs. We have been in business since the early 90's. We pack extremely well. We describe very conservatively and have only a few returns in the 5000 orders we have mailed.

Robert J. Martin

Kissimmee, Florida, United States

I am an Internet seller of nonfiction books mainly in the areas of travel, nautical and exploration. The majority of my books are first editions, first printings in very good or better condition.

roland belgrave vintage photography ltd

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Brighton, East Sussex, United Kingdom

I specialise in vintage photography, primarily those produced between the 1840's and early 1900's. Early travel and exploration is my speciality although i am interested in all exotic and eclectic early vintage photography that might be considered out of the ordinary.

The Wayfarer's Bookshop ABAC/ILAB/PBFA

Bowen Island, British Columbia, Canada

The Wayfarer's Bookshop was established in 1996 and specializes in 1480-1920 important, rare and unusual autographs, books, documents, ephemera, globes, maps, photographs, prints and artefacts exclusively relating to the exploration, travel and voyages in Africa, America, Asia, the Pacific and the Polar regions. While the emphasis of our stock is on antiquarian books in English, we are also specialized in the first printing of materials in their original language of publication and thus also stock items in Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Latin, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and Swedish as well as other languages. We are a member or fellow of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of Canada (ABAC), the International League of Antiquarian booksellers (ILAB), the Provincial Booksellers' Fairs Association (PBFA), the Ephemera Society, the International Map Collectors\' Society (IMCOS), the Royal Geographical Society (RGS), the Society for the History of Discoveries (SHD) and the Hakluyt Society. We strictly adhere to the ABAC and ILAB codes of ethics and thus customer satisfaction is guaranteed as we strive to offer superior history of exploration rarities at fair and reasonable prices.Eric Peter Waschke, FRGS started collecting antiquarian travel guides and atlases as a boy of nine when he lived with his parents in London, England and then he found his start in the antiquarian book business as a freelance bookscout in Berlin at age seventeen. Eric has also lived in Montreal, Hawaii, the Phillipines and Munich, before finally settling in Vancouver to establish the Wayfarer\'s Bookshop in 1996. Eric has travelled extensively throughout what he calls the "Known Book World" and he has visited more than 4000 used and antiquarian book shops in over eighty countries, including ILAB colleagues in all twenty-two ILAB affiliated national associations. This extensive network of potential suppliers allows Eric to find many of his exploration rarities. However, Eric's travels have not been limited to the bookshops of the world alone, but instead to better understand the historical travel literature which he trades in, Eric has also visited many important sites in the history of world exploration including the sources of the Amazon and Nile, the Northwest Passage, Ushuaia (the world's southernmost town), the once forbidden cities of Harar, Thimphu and Timbuctoo, as well as the Seven Wonders of the World. Eric is also an avid amateur mountaineer and has travelled to Mount Everest, the base camp of Huascarn (Peru's highest mountain) and climbed Kilimanjaro. Future expeditions to Mount Everest Advanced Base Camp (Chinese side) and an Aconcagua climb are planned for 2011. Eric is also Past President of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of Canada (ABAC) and the chairman of the 2010 ABAC Toronto International Antiquarian Book Fair.

Trailhead Books

Whitby, Ontario, Canada

Welcome to Trailhead Books, helping connect you to your favourite books, one page at a time.Trailhead Books specializes in stories and records from the great outdoors. Our subject specialities include environmental studies, natural history, hiking, wilderness fiction & narratives, exploration, camping & campfire legends, hunting & fishing, travel & guide books, cryptozoology and many more adventures waiting to be read, just off the trailhead.

Walkabout Books

Curtis, Washington, United States

Walkabout Books is an antiquarian bookstore located in southwest Washington State. We specialize in Americana and the literature of travel and adventure, including travel narratives, travel and tourism ephemera (travel diaries, vintage brochures, guidebooks, etc), exploration, mountaineering, and other outdoor pursuits. We also carry interesting and unusual books in many other fields.

Westprint Heritage Maps

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Nhill, Victoria, Australia

Westprint is an Australian map publishing and book distribution company specializing in Outback Australia and has been in business for over 30 years.