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$18.59
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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

$30.98
2d19/36

Amid Arctic Snows


a story of gospel pioneers and their work

N/A

103pp ills(b/w) VG-(blue cloth sl.soiled & sl.bumps to extrems, spine cracked & shaky, seperated at ffep gutter & other sections.)

PUBLISHER: john richie scotland no date

KEYWORDS: arctic history travel geography john ritchie

$49.57
2d1/12

The Cradle of the Aryans


RENDALL, GERALD H (MA)

63pp VG (brown cloth mod.soiled,mod.sunned,sl.bumps to extrems,mod.foxed to ffep/rfep,sl.foxed contents/edges,errata slip inserted to preface)

PUBLISHER: macmillan london 1889

KEYWORDS: european history travel geography gerald h rendall

$30.98
1a27/31

The Swanky Traveler


tours the orient japan hong kong manila

SCHAUER,DAVID HOWARD

limited edition (39/271) 53pp ills (b/w) VG+ (black paper boards w.blue spine,sl.soiledand rubbed w.sl.bumps to extrems,mod crease to pgs 19-21)

PUBLISHER: schauer printing california 1961

KEYWORDS: travel history sailing holiday david howard schauer

$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

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