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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


Back in the USSR


first edition 197pp illus, (b/w photographs) NF (red cloth, sl rubbed w. v. sl bumps and wear to extrems, edges of contents sl browned) in VG+ d/w (sl rubbed and soiled w. sl bumps and wear to extrems, mod closed tear to upper edge of bottom flap hinge)

PUBLISHER: hamish hamilton london 1987

KEYWORDS: modern first edition travel biography literature davies hunter


Britain and the Beast


first edition 332pp ills.[sepia-toned] VG (grey cloth,sl.rubbed and mod.soiled,spine browned,sl.bumps to extrems.,boards sl.shaky,ill.eps,eps and edges sl.foxed,spine cracked and sl.shaky) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: dent london 1937

KEYWORDS: modern first edition history travel geography britain clough william-ellis e.m.forster massingham keynes


Raven Seek Thy Brother


first edition 210pp illus, (b/w w. dec. eps) VG+ (brown cloth, upper edge corners of boards sl bruised, spine sl cocked) in VG+ d/w (sl wear to head of spine, minor surface separation to lower spine and hinge area, sl foxing to flaps)

PUBLISHER: longmans, green london 1968

KEYWORDS: modern first edition animal stories biography scotland travel maxwell gavin


My Latin-American Diary


first edition in engl.89pp VG+ (green cloth,sl.soiled w.sl.bumps to extrems.,paste action to eps,owner's inscr.to ffep,te sl.soiled) in VG d/w (sl.soiled and foxed,sl.browned,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.,4cm closed tear to foot of rear cover,price-clipped)

PUBLISHER: falcon press london 1953

KEYWORDS: modern first edition andre maurois travel latin america


Beyond the Mexique Bay


first edition 319pp ills.[b/w] VG (brown cloth,rubbed and soiled,mod.wear and chipping to extrems.,map to feps w.stamps and inscr.to eps,prelims.and edges mod.foxed w.some sl.browning to contents,cocked)

PUBLISHER: chatto & windus london 1934

KEYWORDS: modern first edition aldous huxley travel mexique bay


From Sea to Sea and other sketches

letters of travel,2 vols.


first colonial edition 497/438pp+ads. VG+ (black cloth,sl.rubbed and soiled w.sl.bumps to extrems.,ffeps glued to pastedowns,owner's stamp to half-titles,prelims.and edges sl.soiled o/w contents clean,spines cracked and sl.cocked)

PUBLISHER: macmillan london 1900

KEYWORDS: modern first edition rudyard kipling travel nautical


On the Banks of the Amazon


512pp ills.[b/w] VG- (red cloth w.black dec.stamps,rubbed and stained w,spine sunned,wear and chipping to extrems.,paper separation to ep gutters,owner's inscr.to ffep,some minor soiling to contents,lacks rfep,spine cracked and shaky,cocked)

PUBLISHER: t.nelson london 1889

KEYWORDS: modern first edition w.h.g.kingston travel geography biography


African Escape

a bid for freedom through 2,000 miles of jungle and forest


first edition 203pp+ads illus, (b/w, maps) VG (green cloth w. maps to eps, sl stains to spine w. sl sunning to head and foot of spine and sl cocked, owners name to ffep, sl foxing and browning to t.e. of contents) in VG d/w (mod chipping to foot and sl chipping to head of spine, several small closed tears along top and bottom edges w. amateur tape repairs to external and internal side of jacket, some gum stains, spine mod sunned)

PUBLISHER: william kimber london 1957

KEYWORDS: Prisoners of war escapes world war 2 military italy africa history travel


On Sailing the Sea

a collection of the seagoing writings of hilaire belloc


second edition 170pp VG (blue cloth, v. sl marks to rear board, spine sl cocked, owners name to ffep) in G+ d/w (tears to lower portions of covers and spine w. surface loss up to approx 4-5cm from lower edge in places, sl chipping to head of spine and hinges, spine sl sunned, price clipped)

PUBLISHER: methuen london 1945

KEYWORDS: nautical marine sea stories voyages exploration sailing history travel belloc hilaire roughhead w n


Controlling a Racing-Car Team


first edition 119pp illus, (b/w photographs) VG (red cloth, sl bumps to head and foot of spine, sl sunning to spine and along upper and lower edges of boards, spine sl cocked, sl foxing to prelims and edges) in VG d/w (sl rubbed and soiled w. mod tear to head of spine and hinge area and upper edge near adjacent to front flap hinge, sl chipping to other edges of hinges w. sl surface loss along spine hinges, price clipped)

PUBLISHER: g.t. foulis london 1951

KEYWORDS: sport motor racing history organisation strategy planning resources travel davis s. c. h.


South-East England:

thameside and the weald


first edition 203pp illus, (b/w, photography and maps) VG+ (light brown cloth, sl bumps to head and foot of spine w. spine v. sl cocked, sl foxing to t.e. of contents) in VG d/w (sl rubbed and soiled w. sl chipping to head and foot of spine and hinge area w. sl surface loss, spine mod sunned w. sl foxing to reverse side of jacket)

PUBLISHER: macmillan london 1971

KEYWORDS: geography travel history england regions geology industry manufacturing millward roy robinson adrian


The Ukraine

a russian land


[ex libris] first edition 260pp +24pp ads illus, (b/w, maps) VG- (blue cloth w. white dec stamp to front board and white titling to spine, mod stains and soiling to boards w. mod browning and a couple of small indentations to spine, spine is sl cocked and cracked, minor bumps to lower corners of boards and head and foot of spine, usual library stamps, labels and pockets, sl pasteaction to eps w. mod foxing to prelims and edges, sl foxing to some sections of text) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: selwyn & blount london 1940

KEYWORDS: russia ukraine description and travel history politics sociol geography bregy pierre obolensky


Tropic Adventure

rio grande to patagonia


first edition 336pp ills.[b/w photos] VG+ (tan cloth,sl.stained,owner's bookplate to front pastedown,dealer's stamp to ffep,edges sl.foxed) in VG- d/w (mod.rubbed and soiled,bumps and chipping to extrems.incl.hinges,10cm closed tear to middle of upper hinge,internal reinforcements to head/foot of spine)

PUBLISHER: heinemann london 1949

KEYWORDS: modern first edition willard price travel geography

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