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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.


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


Maya Art and Civilization


ex-lib first edition 432pp ills.[b/w] VG+ (paper boards w.libr.mark to cloth spine,usual stamps and pockets,edges sl.soiled) in VG- d/w (mod.rubbed and soiled,spine sunned,bumps and chipping to extrems.,closed tears to lower hinge and rear flap hinge)

PUBLISHER: falcon's wing press indian hills 1957

KEYWORDS: history maya indians arts south america geography anthropology herbert joseph spinden



the siege and the battle


ex-lib first edition 210pp ills.[incl.maps at rear] VG+ (red cloth,libr.mark to spine w.sl.bubbling to cloth on top board,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,usual stamps and pockets,mod.cocked) in VG d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.sunned,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.,price-clipped)

PUBLISHER: macmillan toronto 1959

KEYWORDS: history quebec geography canada military c.p.stacey


Waging Peace

the swiss experience


ex-lib 101pp VG+ (red cloth,minor bumps to extrems.,usual stamps and pockets,edges sl.browned) in VG d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled,spine and edges sunned,bumps and chipping to extrems.w.some minor closed tears)

PUBLISHER: public affairs press washington [1958]

KEYWORDS: history politics switzerland geography military william bross lloyd


Furnace of the Lord

reflections on the redemption of the holy city


ex-lib first uk edition 129pp ills. VG+ (brown cloth,tape stains to boards,usual stamps and pockets) in VG d/w (in libr.plastic taped to boards,sl.sunned)

PUBLISHER: hodder and stoughton london 1969

KEYWORDS: history holy city theology geography politics elisabeth elliot


The United States and the Arab World


ex-lib revised edition 377pp VG+ (beige cloth,tape stains to boards,usual stamps and pockets) in VG d/w (in libr.plastic and taped to boards,sl.soiled and sunned)

PUBLISHER: harvard univ.press cambridge 1969

KEYWORDS: history politics america middle east arabia geography william r.polk


The Traditional Near East


ex-lib 183pp VG+ (black cloth,usual stamps and pockets) in VG d/w (in libr.plastic and taped to boards,sl.soiled and sunned)

PUBLISHER: prentice-hall englewood cliffs [1966]

KEYWORDS: history near east politics geography j.stewart-robinson

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