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Without Reservations

the travels of an independent woman


first edition [review copy] 278pp ills. NF (paper boards w.cloth spine,minor mark to cover,review stamp to ffep) in NF d/w (sl.soiled w.neat 2cm cut across spine)

PUBLISHER: random house new york 2000

KEYWORDS: modern first edition travel biography alice steinbach


Sea and Islands


first edition 288pp ills.[some col.] VG (blue cloth,sl.sunned towards sl.bumped extrems.,dealer's label to front pastedown,eps and edges sl.foxed,sl.shaky spine) in VG d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,price-clipped)

PUBLISHER: collins london 1967

KEYWORDS: modern first edition hammond innes travel geography greece nautical



A Sketch of Modern Siberia - Together with an account of the Native Tribes Inhabiting That Region


Original dark blue cloth with silver/gilt titles and leather lable to spine, ivpp 320pp +4pp, folding map at frontis.intact, VG(general rubbing to cloth with light soiling and sl. wear to extremities, small fray at spine head, presentation plate at front paste down that has been mostly removed, previous owners sign to ffep, hinges sl.loose, light foxing to edges and throughout)

PUBLISHER: Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge London 1879

KEYWORDS: history asia siberia travel geography


A Ring of Magic Islands


first edition 160pp ills.[few col.] VG+ (white cloth,mod.soiled and sunned,sl.wear to extrems.,prelims.and edges sl.foxed) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: american photo book publ.new york [1976]

KEYWORDS: history travel geography britain islands mythology sybil stephen leek




reprint 246pp ills.[col.plates by author] VG+ (blue cloth w.green/brown stamped dec.,sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,lacks ffep,prelims.and edges sl.foxed w.some minor foxing to contents but not affecting plates,edges sl.soiled,teg,sl.cocked)

PUBLISHER: adam & charles black london 1912

KEYWORDS: history travel geography egypt r.talbot kelly


Edinburgh Revisited


first edition 263pp ills.[by hanslip fletcher,some full-page plates w.tissue guards] VG (brown cloth rebind w.original cover and spine title sections laid down,sl.soiled w.sl.water stains to upper edges of boards,paste action to new eps,prelims.and edges foxed w.some minor foxing to contents but not affecting plates,untrimmed edges,tight)

PUBLISHER: sidgwick & jackson london 1911

KEYWORDS: edinburgh scotland history travel geography james bone


Black Nile


first edition 200pp ills. NF (black cloth,minor shelf wear) in VG+ d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled,minor bumps and wear to extrems.,price-clipped)

PUBLISHER: gordon & cremonesi london 1977

KEYWORDS: history travel geography mungo park nile peter brent


Traveller's Prelude

an autobiography


first edition 346pp VG+ (green cloth,sl.bumps to extrems.w.minor stain to foot of spine,prelims.and edges sl.foxed,te green,fore and lower edges untrimmed) in VG- d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled,spine sl.sunned,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.w.4cm loss to foot of spine)

PUBLISHER: john murray london 1950

KEYWORDS: history travel biography freya stark



The Story of the Second Byrd Antarctic Expedition


Blue cloth with gilt to spine, 421pp illus, VG(v sl bruised corners, v sl bumped spine head & foot, v sl edgewear, sl rubbed, sl foxing to ep's, owners insc to fep)

PUBLISHER: Putnam London 1936

KEYWORDS: history antarctic travel bryd


Beautiful London


first edition 124pp ills.[b/w photos] VG+ (blue cloth,spine and upper/lower edges sl.sunned,sl.bumps to extrems.,minor thumb stains to contents o/w clean,spine cracked and v.sl.shaky,sl.cocked) in VG d/w (mod.rubbed and soiled,spine browned,mod.bumps and chipping to extrems.w.some minor closed tears,2cm loss to head of spine)

PUBLISHER: phaidon press london 1950

KEYWORDS: arts photography london geography travel britain helmut gernsheim


The Importance of Holland Seen From the Air


193pp ills.[b/w photos] VG+ (brown cloth w.gilt dec.stamps,sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,dec.eps,edges sl.browned/foxed o/w contents clean,sl.shaky spine)

PUBLISHER: royal dutch air lines klm [np,holland,nd,1928]

KEYWORDS: history klm geography holland travel transport


On Snow-Shoes to the Barren Grounds

twenty-eight hundred miles after musk-oxen and wood-bison


first edition 322pp ills.[b/w] VG- (green cloth,rubbed and soiled,bumps and chipping to extrems.w.wear to hinges,boards shaky w.paper separation at ep gutters,owner's inscr.to front pastedown,head of ffep clipped,edges sl.soiled,spine cracked and shaky w.final section loose but all present,eps sl.foxed,cocked)

PUBLISHER: osgood,mcilvanie london 1896

KEYWORDS: history travel geography sport hunting caspar whitney


Jungle Trails and Jungle People

travel,adventure and observation in the far east


first edition 310pp ills.[b/w] VG- (blue cloth w.cream/gilt dec.stamps,rubbed and soiled and sl.sunned,bumps and chipping to extrems.,sl.loss to foot of upper hinge,paste action to eps,owner's inscr.to title,prelims.and edges sl.foxed o/w contents generally clean,spine cracked and mod.shaky,cocked)

PUBLISHER: t.werner laurie london 1905

KEYWORDS: travel history geography far east anthropology caspar whitney


Quoth the Raven

a little journey into the primitive


ex-lib first edition 275pp ills.[b/w] VG+ (grey cloth,tape stains to boards w.libr.mark to spine,sl.bumps to extrems.,usual stamps and pockets,tape stains to eps,edges sl.soiled) in VG+ d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled w.gum stains across upper/lower edges,sl.sunned spine,sl.wear to extrems.w.6cm closed tear to head of front flap hinge)

PUBLISHER: superior publ.seattle 1962

KEYWORDS: history anthropology geography alaska travel o.m.salisbury


A Place in Normandy


first edition 255pp ills.[b/w] NF (grape paper boards w.blue cloth spine,minor bumps to extrems.,minor stain to fore-edge) in VG+ d/w (sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,minor stain to foot of rear cover)

PUBLISHER: henry holt new york 1997

KEYWORDS: modern first edition travel biography nicholas kilmer normandy


Mentone and its Neighbourhood:The Past and the Present


first edition 464pp ills.[b/w incl.fold-out map at rear] VG+ (green cloth,sl.rubbed and mod.soiled w.sl.sunned spine,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.,dealer's label to front pastedown,prelims.and edges sl.foxed,sl.separation starting at rear prelim.gutter,sl.cocked w.sl.shaky spine)

PUBLISHER: hodder & stoughton london 1910

KEYWORDS: history travel geography mentone france george muller


Scholar Mountaineers

pioneers of parnassus


first edition 164pp ills.[b/w] VG (brown cloth,sl.rubbed,sl.bumps to extrems.,clear acetate protector is taped to pastedowns,prelims.and edges sl.foxed,sl.cocked) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: dennis dobson london 1950

KEYWORDS: mountaineering history sport travel geography wilfrid noyce


Journey Down a Rainbow


first edition 289pp VG+ (green cloth,spine sl.soiled and sunned,sl.bumps to extrems.,te green,edges sl.foxed) in VG- d/w (mod.rubbed and soiled,sl.browned and foxed,bumps and chipping and creasing to extrems.,full length closed tear to spine w.4x1cm loss to centre all repaired internally w.tape,price-clipped)

PUBLISHER: heinemann-cresset london 1955

KEYWORDS: modern first edition travel geography history america j.b.priestley jacquetta hawkes


North America

vol 1 canada and newfoundland; stanford's compendium of geography and travel


second edition revised vol one only 1069pp illus, (b/w, incl fold-out maps in part col) VG+ (green cloth w. gilt dec stamp, sl rubbed and soiled w. sl bumps and wear to extrems, mod bump to lower of front board w. cloth not broken, spine sl shaky and cracked, t.e. of contents browned w. sl foxing, sl browning to prelims, fold out map on page 303 w. several closed tears and creases, protruding from extrems of content)

PUBLISHER: edward stanford london 1915

KEYWORDS: geography north america travel canada, newfoundland history henry m ami


South Africa

the union of south africa, rhodesia, and all other territories south of the zambesi


eighth edition, eleventh impression 522pp illus, (b/w, w. part col fold out map) VG (red cloth, publishers blind stamp to foot of corner of front board, gilt titling to spine, sl rubbed and soiled w. sl bumps and wear to extrems, boards sl sunned w. spine mod sunned, spine sl cocked and shaky two small closed tears to head of spine, paste action to f.e.p., sl foxing to prelims w. some paper seperation to gutter of rear of half title, starting sl at head but contents firm and stitching secure, pasteaction to rear f.e.p. w. sl foxing to e.p.s, minor paper seperation to upper gutter of e.p.s and but secure, t.e of contents red w. binding sl cracked) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: t. fisher unwin london 1917

KEYWORDS: south africa, british colony dutch history africa history travel geography

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