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$30.98
1m36/16

Oriental Customs:


applied to the illustration of the sacred scriptures

BURDER, SAMUEL

fifth edition, 467pp, VG- (brown cloth with decorative stamps, bumps and wear to extrems, small closed tears to spine, rear and front boards beginning to detach at gutter, minor soiling and foxing to prelims, contents and foredges, gutter beginning to separate at rear board.)

PUBLISHER: longman,brown,green and longmans, london, 1851

KEYWORDS: samuel burder oriental customs travel anthropology

$382.50
man121102jr13

St.Mark's Rest


the history of venice;includes first and second supplements bound-in

RUSKIN,JOHN

first edition 160/46/38pp+index VG (dk.green cloth,sl.rubbed and stained,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,prelims.and edges sl.foxed,paste action to eps,many sheets uncut so contents are clean and tight)

PUBLISHER: george allen london 1884 [supplements dated 1877/1879]

KEYWORDS: modern first edition john ruskin history geography venice travel italy

$114.64
man221102vs1

From Heaven Lake


travels through sinkiang and tibet

SETH,VIKRAM

first edition 178pp ills.[b/w] NF (orange cloth,prelims.and edges sl.foxed,v.sl.cocked) in NF d/w (sl.sunned spine w.minor bumps to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: chatto & windus/hogarth press london 1983

KEYWORDS: modern first edition travel vikram seth india tibet

$15.50
121202jo14

Sweet Liberty: Travels in Irish America


O'CONNOR,JOSEPH

first edition 367pp F in F d/w

PUBLISHER: picador london 1996

KEYWORDS: modern first edition joseph o'connor travel history irish

$30.98
1l7/29

Fifty Years Below Zero


a lifetime of adventure in the far north

BROWER,CHARLES D.

[first edition] 254pp ills.[b/w] VG+ (green cloth,sl.bumps to extrems.,eps and edges sl.foxed) in VG d/w (sl.rubbed and mod.soiled,chipping to extrems.w.some losses)

PUBLISHER: robart hale london [nd]

KEYWORDS: history biography travel charles d.brower arctic

$154.91
2g4/48

Mawson's Antarctic Diaries


JACKA,FRED & ELEANOR

first edition,414pp,ills (b/w) NF (black cloth,v minor bumps to extrems, v minor spot soil to front paste down.) in VG+ d/w (v minor crease to lower edge, sunned.)

PUBLISHER: allen & unwin, australia,1988

KEYWORDS: fred and eleanor jacka mawson's antarctic exploration biography travel

$12.39
1k20/3

ASIA AND AUSTRALASIA


BUTCHER, T. K:

first edition, blue cloth, 171pp illus, VG+(v sl bumped spine head & foot, prev owners sign to fep, ep's v sl browned) d/w VG(v sl wear & tears to extrems with rubbed & soiled covers)

PUBLISHER: Dennis Dobson London 1955

KEYWORDS: history asia australia travel

$92.95
man1k20/8

OMOO : A NARRATIVE OF ADVENTURES IN THE SOUTH SEAS


A Sequel to Typee or The Marquesas Islanders'

MELVILLE, HERMAN:

new edition, sm 8vo, purple hard grain morocco with gilt to spine, ix 321pp, map at frontispiece, G(boards rubbed with some surface loss, spine sunned and partially seperated at rear joint, head & foot worn with v sl tears, corners bruised & creased, v sl internal seperation at front hinge with minor at rear, remains of label to front pastedown, title page upper corner missing but replaced with pice of paper pasted in, sl foxing throughout & to edges, sl shaky spine)

PUBLISHER: John Murray London 1861

KEYWORDS: history omoo south pacific polynesiia travel herman melville

$21.69
1k20/22

THEIR JAPAN


Being brief descriptions of noteworthy phases of Japanese life of many of the customs festivals arts and crafts of the Japanese - also descriptions of the principal places usually visite by tourists besides places away from well trodden trails and m

DE GARIS, FREDERIC:

paper wrapper covered in green cloth with stitch binding, 204pp illus, VG-(sl wear to extrems, sl sunned & soiled, text sl soiled)

PUBLISHER: Yoshikawa, Yokohama 1936

KEYWORDS: hsitory travel japan

$125.00
r26/28

In The Footsteps of Livingstone


being the diaries and travel notes made by alfred dolman

DOLMAN,ALFRED

first edition 269pp+ads.ills.[b/w w.col.frontis.and fold-out maps] VG (green cloth,sl.soiled w.sl.bubbling to cloth on spine and rear board,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,owner's inscr.to front pastedown and ffep,prelims.and edges sl.foxed,te green) in VG d/w (mod.rubbed and soiled w.spine browned,dealer's label to spine,chipping to extrems.incl.hinges w.sl.loss to head of spine)

PUBLISHER: john lane bodley head london 1924

KEYWORDS: history travel biography livingstone alfred dolman africa

$99.14
2d4/26

Eternal Himalaya


including full text of the travels of george frances white 1825

AHLUWALIA, H.P.S

first edition, 208pp, ills (b/w) VG+ (brown cloth with decorative stamps, minor soil to rear board, minor bumps to extrems, v sl foxing to foredges.) in VG d/w (minor soiling, bumps wear and creases to extrems, minor tear to lower front.)

PUBLISHER: interprint, india, 1982

KEYWORDS: h p s ahluwalia himalaya travel exploration geography history

$18.59
5303bb18

A Season in Paradise


BREYTENBACH,BREYTEN

first edition 291pp NF (orange cloth,content edges sl.foxed) in VG+ d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.sunned spine,sl.wear to extrems.,price-clipped)

PUBLISHER: jonathan cape london 1980

KEYWORDS: modern first edition breyten breytenbach travel history south africa

$30.98
1l8/25

Harris of Japan


the story of townsend harris and his amazing adventures in establishing relations with the far east

HARRIS,TOWNSEND;CROW,CARL

311pp ills.[b/w] VG (burgundy cloth,sl.rubbed and mod.stained,sl.sunned boards w.spine sunned,chipping to extrems.,boards sl.shaky,remains of labels to pastedowns,half-title/frontis.loose but present,lacks ffep,contents sl.foxed,spine cracked and shaky w.one plate loose,cocked)

PUBLISHER: hamish hamilton london [nd]

KEYWORDS: history travel geography politics far east japan biography townsend harris carl crow

$27.89
1l9/5

Across the Wide Missouri


DEVOTO,BERNARD

first edition 483pp ills.[some col.] VG+ (beige cloth,sl.bumps to extrems.,maps to eps,prelims.and edges sl.foxed,spine cracked and sl.shaky) in VG d/w (sl.rubbed and mod.soiled,mod.chipping to extrems.,internal tape reinforcements to edges and hinges)

PUBLISHER: eyre and spottiswoode london 1948

KEYWORDS: history geography travel missouri wild west america bernard devoto

$15.50
12303js1

England's Pride


the story of the golden relief expedition

SYMONS,JULIAN

first edition 299pp ills.[b/w] VG+ (teal cloth,sl.bumps to extrems.,dealer's stamp to front pastedown,eps and edges sl.soiled) in VG d/w (sl.rubbed and mod.soiled,mod.wear to extrems.,sl.internal foxing,price-clipped)

PUBLISHER: hamish hamilton london 1965

KEYWORDS: modern first edition julian symons military history travel golden relief

$61.97
man1l10/7

Sleeman in Oudh


an abridgement of w.h.sleeman's a journey through the kingdom of oude in 1849-50

REEVES,P.D.

first edition 329pp ills.[b/w] NF (burgundy cloth,content edges sl.soiled) in VG d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled,sl.browned spine,mod.wear to extrems.,price-clipped)

PUBLISHER: cambridge univ.press london 1971

KEYWORDS: travel history geography p.d.reeves w.h.sleeman oude

$18.59
13303ss5

Learning Laughter


SPENDER,STEPHEN

first edition 201pp ills.[b/w] VG+ (blue cloth,sl.soiled w.sl.bumps to extrems.,prelims.and edges sl.foxed) in VG- d/w (mod.rubbed and soiled,sl.browned spine,chipping and closed tears to extrems.,some minor losses,tatty)

PUBLISHER: weidenfeld & nicolson london 1952

KEYWORDS: modern first edition stephen spender travel biography

$55.77
2d2/15

Notes on Sport and Travel


with a memoir by his daughter mary h kingsley

KINGSLEY, GEORGE HENRY

544pp, VG- (red cloth, bumps to extrems, spine sunned, adhesives to front paste down and ffep, pencil to ffep verso, sl foxing to prelims, eps and some contents, rough cut edges some unopened, foredges browned.)

PUBLISHER: macmillan & co, london, 1900

KEYWORDS: george henry kingsley sport travel biography history

$30.98
1l11/6

The Farne Islands


their history and wild life

WATT,GRACE

first edition 236pp ills.[b/w] VG+ (pale green cloth,mod.stained w.sl.browned spine,sl.bumps to extrems.,content edges sl.foxed,spine cracked)

PUBLISHER: country life london 1951

KEYWORDS: natural history travel geography farne islands britain grace watt

$30.98
1l11/8

Alps and Elephants


hannibal's march

DE BEER,GAVIN

first edition 123pp [fold-out map] NF (blue cloth,minor bumps to extrems.,content edges v.sl.soiled) in VG d/w (sl.rubbed and mod.soiled,sl.browned spine,sl.wear to extrems.,internal tape repairs to head of spine,price-clipped)

PUBLISHER: geoffrey bles london 1955

KEYWORDS: history travel biography hannibal gavin de beer

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