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$37.18
1m42/1

The Last Home of Mystery


adventures in nepal

POWELL,E.ALEXANDER

first edition 332pp ills.[b/w;appears to lack the map mentioned on title page although maps are on eps] VG- (black cloth,boards held on to spine w.nasty white tape,rubbed and stained,bumps and wear to extrems.w.chipping to head/foot of spine,maps to eps,owner's inscr.to ffep verso,half-title loosening,prelims.and edges mod.foxed w.some sl.foxing to contents,spine cracked and shaky)

PUBLISHER: john long london 1929

KEYWORDS: travel geography history nepal e.alexander powell

$30.98
man1165

Impressions of Spain


TACK,DAVID[PHOTOGRAPHS];PRITCHETT,V.S.[FOREWORD]

ex-lib.first edition 108pp ills.[b/w photos by david tack] NF (red cloth,usual stamps and labels) in VG+ d/w (sl.bumps and creasing to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: quartet london 1991

KEYWORDS: arts photography spain travel david tack v.s.pritchett

$40.00
2d20/12

Westward the Course


the new world of oceania

McGuire, Paul

411pp, ills (b/w) VG- (green cloth with bumps to extrems, dealers stamp and adhesive to ffep, owners inscription to half tp, v sl foxing to foredges, sl cocked.) in G+ d/w (creasing and losses with tape repair to rear , sl soiled and foxed, price clipped.)

PUBLISHER: oxford university press, melbourne, 1946

KEYWORDS: paul mc guire travel exploration nauitcal

$60.00
2e17/84

The Flaming Torch in Darkest Africa


TAYLOR,WILLIAM

first edition 661pp.illus.(b/w) VG-(unusually bound,green col.and gilt decor.cloth front board,half leather and brown cloth rear board,scuffed and worn,mod.soiled,shelf-wear to extrems.,col.and gilt green cloth spine affixed to front paste-down,leather and gilt spine affixed to rear paste-down,paste-action to eps.,contents sl.foxed,owner sogn.to ffep.)

PUBLISHER: eaton & mains new york 1898

KEYWORDS: william taylor africa history travel

$297.50
1e29/2

NEW ZEALAND SOUTH AUSTRALIA AND NEW SOUTH WALES


A Record of Recent Travels in These Colonies with Special Reference in Emigration and The Advantageous Employment of Labour and Capital

JAMESON, R. G:

ex lib, with remains of stickers & cnacellation stamps to ffep, remains of pocket & stamp to rear ep's, rebound in blue cloth with new ep's and black title to spine, xii 372pp folding maps to rear of text, frontispiece & illus chap 1, VG-(boards have v sl edgewear, v sl soiled, sl foxing throughout with sl stains to ep's)

PUBLISHER: Smith Elder & Co London ca. 1842

KEYWORDS: history new zealand south australia new south wales geography travel

$12.39
1e29/27

ITALY ON BORROWED TIME


GIBBS, HENRY:

Ex lib, minimal markings, 336pp, unissued, VG (v sl edge wear, v sl foxed prelims) d/w VG (v sl creases to extrems, sl sunned, v sl soiled & rubbed)

PUBLISHER: Jarrolds, London, 1953

KEYWORDS: henry gibbs italy politics travel communism facism mussolini trieste roman catholic church

$68.16
2d15/31

The Romance of the South Seas


WRAGGE,CLEMENT,L.

first edition 312pp.+cat.illus.(b/w) VG(red cloth,gilt title to spine,mod.scuffed and worn,sl.soiled,spine mod.sunned,mod.shelf-wear to extrems.,edges mod.foxed,paste-action to eps.,contents sl.foxed)

PUBLISHER: chatto london 1906

KEYWORDS: clement l wragge pacific history travel autobiography

$15.50
1h62/21

STEVENSON IN HAWAII


McGAW, MARTHA MARY:

ex lib, minimal markings, 182pp illus, VG+(v sl bruised corners, vsl edgewear) d/w VG-(chipped with v sl wear & tears to extrems, sl sunned & rubbed)

PUBLISHER: University of Hawaii Press Honalulu 1950

KEYWORDS: travel history hawaii robert louis stevenson

$27.89
11004rs10

POEMS


Underwoods Ballads Songs of Travel A Childs Garden of Verses

STEVENSON, ROBERT LOUIS:

first ediiton, grey cloth, 399pp, G(corners bruised, boards rubbed with sl surface loss, soiled, edges worn with v sl tear to spine head & foot, sl internal seperation at hinges, ep's browned, foxing to ep's & edges with v sl spasmodically throughout)

PUBLISHER: Chatto & Windus London 1913

KEYWORDS: modern first edition robert louis stevenson poetry ballads songs travel

$13.77
1h70/4

WESTWARD HO


Or the Voyages and Adventures of Sir Amyas Leigh Knight of Burrough in the County of Devon in the Reign of her Most Glorious majesty Queen Elizabeth

KINGSLEY, CHARLES:

later ediiton, maarbled boards with leather spine, 248pp, VG-(corners sl scuffed, sl edgewear, sl chipped spine head, board rubbed, prev owners sign to ffep, sl internal seperation at front & rear, sl foxing to ep's & v sl throughout)

PUBLISHER: MacMillan & Co London 1889

KEYWORDS: history travel amyas leigh knight

$20.66
1h70/22

HANNIBAL CROSSES THE ALPS


TORR, CECIL:

ex lib, minimal markings, 39pp map, VG-( corners v sl bruised, boards stained, front pastedown creased, ep's sl browned & soiled) d/w G(wear tears & chipped extrems, sunned rubbed & soiled, sl creased)

PUBLISHER: University Press Cambridge 1924

KEYWORDS: history travel switzerland alps hannibal

$20.66
1h77/6

SCENES OF MODERN TRAVEL AND ADVENTURE


N.A.:

First edition thus, blind embossed boards & gilt title to spine, 344pp, G+ (cocked, internal separation at joints and several locations in contents, binding holding, contents mod foxed throughout, boards mod rubbed & soiled)

PUBLISHER: Thomas Nelson, Edinburgh, 1865

KEYWORDS: travel mountains ruined cities wild animals volcano earthquake natural phenomena east holy land

$34.43
1h78/18

AFOOT IN ENGLAND


HUDSON, W. H:

first edition, green cloth, teg, 303pp, VG-(sl bruised & scuffed corners, sl edgewear, sl bumped & worn spine head & foot, v sl rubbed, sl sunned spine, sl internal seperation at rear hinge, sl browned ep's, sl foxing to ep's & edges)

PUBLISHER: Hutchinson & Co London 1909

KEYWORDS: history travel england w h hudson

$191.25
2d15/18

Paris Herself Again in 1878-9


2 vols.

SALA,GEORGE AUGUSTUS

third edition 2 vols.in half-leather 329/360pp ills.[b/w] VG+ (marbled paper boards w.half-leather,gilt raised bands w.gilt-on-black title patches to spines,rubbed and soiled w.surface scuffs and scratches to leather,mod.wear and chipping to extrems.,owner's stamp to eps,prelims.sl.foxed w.some minor foxing to contents,marbled edges,tight)

PUBLISHER: remington london 1879

KEYWORDS: literature history geography travel paris france george augustus sala

$57.38
1m36/42

More Sketches of Kenya


BADEN-POWELL,LORD

first edition 152pp ills.[b/w] VG (beige cloth w.ill.stamps to top board and spine,mod.rubbed and stained w.sl.uneven sunning,mod.chipping to extrems.,owner's inscr.to ffep,prelims.and content edges sl.foxed,spine cracked but tight)

PUBLISHER: macmillan london 1940

KEYWORDS: travel geography scouting baden-powell kenya africa

$76.50
2d18/33

Mountain Craft


YOUNG,GEOFFREY WINTHROP

second edition 603pp ills.[b/w w.2 missing] G+ (green cloth,mod.rubbed and stained w.spine sunned,chipping and wear to extrems.,top board shaky w.paper separation at title gutter,owner's inscr.to ffep,prelims.and content edges mod.foxed w.some minor foxing to contents,plates at pp 370/522 missing,spine cracked but tight)

PUBLISHER: methuen london 1921

KEYWORDS: travel mountaineering geography sport geoffrey winthrop young

$38.25
2g9/3

The Dixon - Meares Controversy


HOWAY, FREDERIC W. ( ED.)

reprint edition, 156pp. Illus.(b/w) F ( blue cloth )

PUBLISHER: da capo press new york 1969

KEYWORDS: frederic w howay dixon - meares controversy british colombia fur trade exploration maritime history travel politics trade geography

$15.30
1h82/25

ROCKETS MISSILES AND SPACE TRAVEL


LEY, WILLY:

reprint, red cloth, 436pp illus, VG(v sl cocked, sl wear & scuffing to edges, sl rubbed & soiled, booksellers stamp to ffep, sl foxing to ep's & edges)

PUBLISHER: Chapman & Hall Ltd London 1952

KEYWORDS: astronomy history rockets misslies space travel

$76.50
2g4/9

Living Dangerously


the autobiography of ranulph fiennes

FIENNES,RANULPH

reprint inscribed by author 263pp ills.[b/w and col.] VG+ (blue cloth,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,owner's inscr.and bookplate to ffep,author's inscr.to title,sl.cocked) in VG+ d/w (sl.rubbed w.sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,price-clipped)

PUBLISHER: macmillan london 1990

KEYWORDS: biography travel autobiography ranulph fiennes signed

$30.60
2d15/8

The Plodding Shoe


O'SULLIVAN,KITTY

first edition inscribed by author 155pp ills.[b/w] VG+ (in wrappers w.french flaps,sl.rubbed and mod.stained/foxed,covers unevenly sunned,sl.wear to extrems.,author's dated inscr.to title - 1959,sl.foxing to prelims.)

PUBLISHER: printed by unity press auckland 1953

KEYWORDS: new zealand travel biography kitty o'sullivan signed

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