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Nyasaland and Northern Rhodesia: Corridor to the North

duquesne studies african series 3


ex-lib first edition 576pp VG+ (tape stains to boards and eps,usual stamps and pockets,sl.shaky spine) in VG d/w (in libr.plastic,sl.soiled and sunned w.spine sunned)

PUBLISHER: duquesne univ.press pittsburgh 1971

KEYWORDS: history geography politics nyasaland rhodesia duquesne studies norman h.pollock


Martin Cash,the Bushranger of Van Diemen's Land in 1843

183pp VG- (in red paper wrappers,mod.rubbed andstained and sunned,bumps and wear to extrems.w.most of paper from spine missing,chipped hinges,covers starting from foot,prelims.and edges mod.soiled)

PUBLISHER: j.walch hobart [nd]

KEYWORDS: history geography biography australia tasmania van diemen's land bushranger martin cash


The Amazing Argentine

a new land of enterprise


first edition 291pp ills. VG (sl.stained and sunned,minor bumps to extrems.,paste action to eps,prelims.and edges sl.foxed w.some minor foxing to contents,sl.cocked)

PUBLISHER: cassell london 1914

KEYWORDS: history geography argentina south america john foster fraser


The Land That is Desolate

an account of a tour in palestine


popular edition 287pp ills.[incl.fold-out map at rear] VG (mod.stained w.spine sunned,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,sl.shaky boards,prelims.and edges sl.foxed,map has minor closed tears,sl.cocked)

PUBLISHER: smith,elder london 1913

KEYWORDS: history arabia holy land middle east travel geography


Across the Great Saint Bernard


first edition 444pp+100pp appendix ills. VG+ (green cloth w.silver stamps,sl.rubbed and mod.soiled,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.,boards sl.shaky w.paper separation at ep gutters,front pastedown scratched,prelims.and edges sl.foxed w.sl.chipping to fore-edge of some pp,sl.shaky spine)

PUBLISHER: bemrose london 1904

KEYWORDS: history saint bernard geography travel switzerland a.r.sennett


The Story of Hampstead


ex-lib first edition 88pp ills. VG+ (libr.mark to spine w.sl.bumps to extrems.,usual stamps and pockets,boards sl.bowed) in VG d/w (sl.rubbed and mod.soiled,sl.sunned,bumps and chipping to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: staples press london 1948

KEYWORDS: history geography hampstead london j.h.preston


Documents and Narratives Concerning the Discovery and Conquest of Latin America


ex-lib reprint 85pp NF (libr.mark to spine,usual stamps and pockets)

PUBLISHER: cortes society/kraus reprint new york 1969

KEYWORDS: history cortes discovery latin america geography


The Gallery of Geography

a pictorial and descriptive tour of the world 2 vols.


new edition 2 vols.in half-leather 1144pp ills.[some col.] G (rough,needs rebinding and repairs,stained and sunned,cloth lifting off boards,spine missing from vol.2,wear and chipping and surface losses to extrems.and hinges,boards shaky,marbled eps and edges,sl.stains and mod.foxing to contents,spines cracked w.some sections separating,some pp and sections loose,some chipping and closed tears to page edges,some ills.soiled and foxed,shaky spines)

PUBLISHER: w.r.m'phun glasgow [nd]

KEYWORDS: history geography travel thomas milner


Portrait of America


first uk edition 232pp ills.[b/w] NF (cream cloth,sl.soiled,edges sl.soiled) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: allen & unwin london 1935

KEYWORDS: arts history geography diego rivera


A Person From England

and other travellers


first edition 384pp ills. VG+ (sl.soiled w.minor bumps to extrems.,dealer's label to front pastedown,owner's sign.to half-title,edges sl.foxed,sl.cocked) in VG d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled,sunned spine,bumps and chipping to extrems.w.some minor losses to head/foot of spine,price-clipped)

PUBLISHER: jonathan cape london 1958

KEYWORDS: history travel geography turkestan fitzroy maclean


The History of Woollahra


194pp ills. VG (covered by amateur w.adhesive vinyl,bumps and chipping to extrems.w.sl.loss to head of spine,newspaper clipping mounted on front pastedown,owner's inscr.to ffep,prelims.and edges sl.soiled/foxed,some pen annotations and underlining to text)

PUBLISHER: municipal council of woollahra [np/nd]

KEYWORDS: history geography woollahra australia vince kelly


A Visit to Iceland,by way of Tronyem,in the Flower of Yarrow yacht,in the summer of 1834


320pp ills. G+ (dk.green cloth w.paper title-label to spine,mod.rubbed and sl.sunned,stained,sl.bubbling to cloth on top board,bumps and wear to extrems.w.sl.chipping to head/foot of spine and corners,owner's inscr.to front pastedown,prelims.foxed,both outer corners clipped on title,sl.to mod.foxing to contents w.ills.foxed,spine cracked w.minor separation starting at some sections,contents sl.rippled,cocked w.sl.shaky spine)

PUBLISHER: john murray london 1835

KEYWORDS: history travel geography nautical iceland john barrow jun.


Admiral of the Ocean Sea

a life of christopher columbus 2 vols.


ex-lib first edition 2 vols. 448/445pp ills.[incl.diagrams and maps w.fold-out to vol.1] VG+ (brown cloth,mod.rubbed and soiled w.libr.mark to sunned spines,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.,maps to eps,usual stamps and pockets,paper reinforcements[?] across lower corner of front pastedowns,boards sl.shaky,paper separation on both vols.at title gutter,edges soiled o/w contents and maps clean,shaky spines) lack d/ws

PUBLISHER: little,brown boston 1942

KEYWORDS: history biography nautical travel geography christopher columbus samuel eliot morison


The Discovery of America by the Northmen in the Tenth Century


second edition in half-leather 348pp [2x fold-out maps] VG (marbled boards w.half-calf and gilt stamps to spine,rubbed and soiled w.spine sl.sunned,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.w.some surface loss to corners and hinges,owner's label to ffep,owner's sign.to prelim.,sl.foxing to contents,maps foxed but intact,marbled edges,tight)

PUBLISHER: william s.orr london 1842

KEYWORDS: history travel geography america northmen joshua toulmin smith


Nature in Eastern Norfolk


first edition 352pp+ads.ills.[col.] VG+ (red cloth,mod.soiled w.spine sunned,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,paper separation at frontis.gutter,edges sl.foxed/soiled,sl.shaky spine)

PUBLISHER: methuen london 1905

KEYWORDS: history geography britain regions norfolk natural history arthur h.patterson


Tropical Africa


first edition 228pp ills.[fold-out maps] G (rough binding,red cloth,lacks spine w.boards shaky and barely attached,mod.rubbed and sunned,stained,bumps and wear to extrems.,ffep loose,owner's sign.to half-title,sl.stains towards edges,edges soiled,cocked w.shaky spine)

PUBLISHER: hodder and stoughton london 1888

KEYWORDS: history travel geography africa henry drummond


The Finding of Wineland The Good

the history of the icelandic discovery of america


ex-lib in half-vellum 205pp [text in english/icelandic] ills. VG (burgundy cloth boards w.half-vellum,gilt libr.stamp to rear board,mod.rubbed and soiled,sl.rubbed and soiled,usual stamps and pockets,eps sl.soiled,teg sl.rubbed,untrimmed edges sl.soiled,tight)

PUBLISHER: henry frowde london 1890

KEYWORDS: history travel geography america iceland mythology arthur middleton reeves


Arab Unity

hope and fulfillment


ex-lib first edition 272pp VG+ (grey cloth,libr.mark to spine,usual stamps and pockets,edges v.sl.soiled) in VG d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled,mod.sunned,mod.bumps and chipping to extrems.w.some closed tears)

PUBLISHER: devin-adair new york 1958

KEYWORDS: history arabia middle east politics geography fayez a.sayegh


The Mediterranean in Politics


ex-lib reprint rebound 259pp VG+ (blue cloth libr.rebind,libr.mark to spine,sl.bumps to extrems.,usual stamps and pockets,sl.cocked) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: oxford univ.press london 1938

KEYWORDS: history politics geography mediterranean elizabeth monroe


No Alternative

israel observed


ex-lib first edition 208pp VG+ (black cloth,sl.bumps to extrems.,usual stamps and pockets,sl.cocked) in VG d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.sunned,bumps and chipping to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: hutchinson london 1960

KEYWORDS: history israel geography politics d.r.elston

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