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$123.93
man1k26/4

JOURNAL OF THE TRAVELS AND LABOURS OF FATHER SAMUEL FRITZ IN THE RIVER OF THE AMAZONS BETWEEN 1686 AND 1723


Translated from the Evora MS

EDMUNDSON, REV. DR GEORGE:

ex lib, with blind stamp library emblem to front board & gilt emblem & number to spine, library bookplate to front pastedown, blue cloth with git title to spine & illus to front, 164pp + xliii, 2 folding maps, VG+( v sl bruised lower corners, v sl bumped & worn spine head & foot, sl soiled boards & spine, ep's browned, ink markings to pp9, v sl sunned edges)

PUBLISHER: Hakluyt Society London 1922

KEYWORDS: history travel father samuel fritz river amazon

$45.00
1l16/9

Moorish Spain


cordoba seville granada

SORDO,ENRIQUE

first edition 223pp ills.[some col.] VG+ (beige cloth w.brown dec.stamp to top board,sl.bumps to extrems.,dec.eps,content edges v.sl.soiled) in VG+ d/w (sl.rubbed w.sl.wear to extrems.,price-clipped)

PUBLISHER: elek books london [1963]

KEYWORDS: geography travel spain arts moorish cordoba seville granada enrique sordo

$30.98
1l16/11

British Castles


SORRELL,ALAN

first edition 80pp ills.[b/w] NF (brown cloth,minor shelf wear,eps v.sl.foxed) in VG+ d/w (sl.soiled w.minor wear to extrems.,minor internal foxing)

PUBLISHER: batsford london 1973

KEYWORDS: history british castles alan sorrell geography travel

$139.43
1m40/20

Frontiers and the Fur Trade


GREENBIE,SYDNEY

first edition inscribed by author 235pp ills.[b/w] VG+ (burgundy cloth,sl.soiled w.sl.water stain to fore-edge of both boards,sl.bumps to extrems.,author's warm inscription to ffep,sl.water stain to edge of pastedowns,content edges v.sl.soiled,spine cracked) in VG d/w (sl.rubbed and mod.soiled,mod.water stain to fore-edge area of both covers,sl.sunned spine,sl.wear to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: john day new york 1929

KEYWORDS: history biography travel fur trade sydney greenbie

$30.98
1m39/16

A Particular Account of the European Military Adve


from 1784 to 1803

COMPTON,HERBERT

first pakistani edition 419pp.VG+ (green cloth,sl.soiled,sl.shelf wear to extrems.,edges sl.foxed and paste action to eps.map facsimile present.) in VG+ d/w(mod.soiling, creasing to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: oxford univ.press karachi 1976

KEYWORDS: military india history herbert compton travel

$12.39
1m12/16

CHINESE LOOKING GLASS


BLOODWORTH, DENNIS:

ex lib, minimal markings, 370pp, illus & maps, VG+ (sl bruised corners, v sl gum stains to boards and feps) d/w in plastic, VG+ (v sl sunned & soiled)

PUBLISHER: Secker & Warburg, London, 1967

KEYWORDS: china popular history travel guide dennis bloodwor

$12.39
1m14/16

TAKE A SPARE TRUSS


Tips for the Nineteenth Century Travellers

BRETT, SIMON:

first edition, blue cloth, 128pp illus, VG+(v sl edgewear, v sl foxing to ep's & edges, text yellowed) d/w VG+(v sl foxing internally & to flaps, v sl sunned spine, v sl soiled)

PUBLISHER: Elm Tree Books London 1983

KEYWORDS: modern first ediiton history travel 19th century

$15.50
1m15/6

LIVINGSTONES LAST JOURNEY


COUPLAND, REGINALD:

first edition, brown cloth, 271pp maps, VG+(v sl edgewear, boards v sl sunned & soiled, v sl foxing to ep's & edges) d/w VG(sl wear & tears to extrems, sl foxing, v sl chipped, sl sunned)

PUBLISHER: Collins London 1945

KEYWORDS: travel history livingstone africa zanzibar

$15.50
1m15/7

FAMILY LETTERS 1841-1856


Volume One 1841-1848

LIVINGSTONE, DAVID:

first edition, vol 1 only, turquoise cloth, 266pp maps, VG+(v sl bumped spine foot, v sl edgewear, v sl sunned spine, prev owners inscr to fep, sl paste action to ep's, v sl foxing to text edges) d/w VG(v sl wear & tears to extrems, sl sunned & foxed, v sl rubbed & soiled)

PUBLISHER: Chatto & Windus London 1959

KEYWORDS: history travel livingstone

$92.95
1m43/8

Nights in London


where mayfair makes merry

WYNDHAM, HORACE; ST JOHN GEORGE, DOROTHEA (ills)

first edition,209pp+ads,ills (b/w) VG-(mustard cloth , minor bumps and sl surface soils,upper foredge red, paste action to ffep,beginning to seperate at ffep verso, moderate at foxing to prelims, eps and some contents.) in VG- d/w (minor losses amd creasing to extrems, sl surface scuffing.)

PUBLISHER: bodley head, london, 1926

KEYWORDS: hoarce wyndham dorothea st george travel history l

$61.97
1m18/3

LONDON THE CITY AND THE EAST END


Nelsons Pictorial Guide Books For Tourists

n/a

burgundy cloth with gilt & blind stamped decorative boards with col illus to front, 18mo, 48pp full col & b&w illus, VG-(corners v sl bruised & scuffed, spine head & foot sl bumped, sl edgewear, sl rubbed & soiled, v sl sunned, sl internal seperation at hinges, prev owners inscr to fep, v sl foxing & soiling throughout)

PUBLISHER: T Nelson & Sons London (nd circa 1871)

KEYWORDS: history travel london east end tourist guide book

$30.98
1m39/2

From Fiji to the Cannibal Islands


GRIMSHAW,BEATRICE

(first edition) 255pp.VG+(burgundy cloth,spine sl.sunned,sl.shelf wear to head and foot of spine,paste-action to eps.) in VGd/w(mod.soiled,chips and tears to spine and extrems.)

PUBLISHER: nelson london n.d

KEYWORDS: beatrice grimshaw travel fiji new hebrides

$46.48
2d13/35

To Jerusalem Through the Lands of Islam


among jews, christians, and moslems

LOYSON, MADAME HYACINTHE

325pp+ads,ills (b/w) VG- (green cloth with decorative plate , losses to plate, minor bumps, wear and soils, pencil markings to front paste down, foxing to eps & minor foxing & soils to some contents, second prelim absent,binding a little shaky.)

PUBLISHER: open court, chicago, 1905

KEYWORDS: madame hyacinthe loyson travel exploration theolog

$15.50
1m22/15

LONDON


WITH 32 FULL-PAGE ILLUSTRATIONS IN COLOUR

HOPE MONCRIEFF, A. R.:

4th edition, blue cloth blind embossed boards, 267pp, illus, VG (all plates present, v sl bruised corners, v sl bumped spine head & foot, v sl sunned rubbed & soiled, sl paste action to feps, v sl foxed eps & edges, bookseller stamp unobtrusive to ffep) d/w G+ (price clipped, sl chips creases wear & tears to extrems, 3cm diam closed tear to front, sl sunned soiled & rubbed, v sl internal foxing)

PUBLISHER: A & C Black, London, 1929

KEYWORDS: london travel guide hope moncrieff history anecdote observation reflection

$15.00
1m23/4

INDIA: LAND OF THE BLACK PAGODA


THOMAS, LOWELL:

1st edition, blue cloth, 288pp, illus, VG- (cocked, sl edge wear with v sl surface loss, internal separation in several locations but binding holding and no sections loose, sl foxing to edges & prelims and spasmodically throughout, sl sunned & soiled)

PUBLISHER: Hutchinson, London, 1931

KEYWORDS: india lowell thomas travel ascetic pilgrim moslem hindu calcutta bombay delhi goa moghul weird awful

$43.38
2g5/15

Devil at my Heels


the record of a journey through europe from the ar

THOMPSON, R.W

320pp, VG (blue cloth with gold stamps to spine, minor bumps, maps to eps, minor soil to upper ffep, paste action to feps, owners inscription to half tp,v minor spot soils to some prelims & foredges.) in VG d/w (minor closed tears to upper and lower spine hinge and rear, v minor creasing and soils.)

PUBLISHER: macdonald, london, 1947

KEYWORDS: r w thompson travel exploration

$34.09
1m39/1

Syria As It Is


GORDON,HELEN CAMERON

first edition 211pp ills.[b/w] VG+ (blue cloth,sl.rubbed and soiled,maps to eps,owner's inscr.to half-title,prelims.and edges sl.foxed,spine cracked)

PUBLISHER: methuen london 1939

KEYWORDS: history geography travel syria helen cameron gordon

$49.57
w10/8

Fridtiof Nansen 1861-1893


BROGGER, W.C; ROLFSEN, NORDAHL

402pp+ads, ills (b/w) G (brown boards with silver stamps, binding barely attached at front and rear hinge, cloth absent from most extrems, moderate foxing to contents, binding split at half tp gutter.)

PUBLISHER: longmans, london, 1896

KEYWORDS: fridtiof nansen w c brogger nordahl rolfsen travel exploration biogarphy

$25.50
1m41/2

Wien


kultur kunst geschichte

TIETZE,HANS

first edition 429pp.illus.(b/w) VG+(brown cloth,title to front board and spine,edges,eps.and contents mod.foxed) in G d/w(large chips, creased) and VG slipcase(mod.wear to extrems.,heavily foxed,title and author stamped on one side)

PUBLISHER: verlag wien 1931

KEYWORDS: hans tietze vienna wien austria history travel

$247.86
1m42/4

The Heart of Africa


three years' travels and adventures in the unexplo

SCHWEINFURTH,GEORG

second edition 2 vols.559/521pp ills.[b/w w.fold-out maps;2 plates missing - dinka village/poncet's seriba in mvolo] VG (green cloth w.gilt dec.stamp and black border to top boards,mod.rubbed and soiled,mod.wear to extrems.,upper hinges starting w.almost full-length splits to lower hinges showing signs of attempted glue repairs,chipped corners,dealer's label to front pastedowns,tape repairs to rep gutters and frontis.gutters,prelims.and edges sl.foxed w.some minor foxing to contents,spines cracked and sl.shaky)

PUBLISHER: sampson low london 1874

KEYWORDS: travel geography biography literature africa georg schweinfurth

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