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$55.77
man1j5/4

My Recollections


STOCK,EUGENE

ex-lib first edition in half-leather 421pp VG (black cloth boards w.black half-leather,libr.stamp to top board w.libr.mark to spine,mod.rubbed and soiled,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.incl.rubbing to hinges,top hinge starting,usual stamps and pockets,speckled edges sl.soiled,sl.shaky spine)

PUBLISHER: james nisbet london 1909

KEYWORDS: history biography travel geography theology eugene stock

$33.46
1j9/9

The Land That is Desolate


an account of a tour in palestine

TREVES,FREDERICK

popular edition 287pp ills.[incl.fold-out map at rear] VG (mod.stained w.spine sunned,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,sl.shaky boards,prelims.and edges sl.foxed,map has minor closed tears,sl.cocked)

PUBLISHER: smith,elder london 1913

KEYWORDS: history arabia holy land middle east travel geography

$50.19
2d1/20

Across the Great Saint Bernard


SENNETT,A.R.

first edition 444pp+100pp appendix ills. VG+ (green cloth w.silver stamps,sl.rubbed and mod.soiled,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.,boards sl.shaky w.paper separation at ep gutters,front pastedown scratched,prelims.and edges sl.foxed w.sl.chipping to fore-edge of some pp,sl.shaky spine)

PUBLISHER: bemrose london 1904

KEYWORDS: history saint bernard geography travel switzerland a.r.sennett

$11.15
1j10/11

Dorothy Thompson's English Journey


the record of an anglo-american partnership

DRAWBELL,JAMES WEDGWOOD

ex-lib first edition rebind 256pp ills. VG (red cloth libr.rebind,sl.stained w.sl.bumps to extrems.,usual stamps and pockets,contents sl.browned,sl.cocked)

PUBLISHER: collins london 1942

KEYWORDS: history travel dorothy thompson james wedgwood drawbell

$27.89
2d3/12

The Gallery of Geography


a pictorial and descriptive tour of the world 2 vols.

MILNER,THOMAS

new edition 2 vols.in half-leather 1144pp ills.[some col.] G (rough,needs rebinding and repairs,stained and sunned,cloth lifting off boards,spine missing from vol.2,wear and chipping and surface losses to extrems.and hinges,boards shaky,marbled eps and edges,sl.stains and mod.foxing to contents,spines cracked w.some sections separating,some pp and sections loose,some chipping and closed tears to page edges,some ills.soiled and foxed,shaky spines)

PUBLISHER: w.r.m'phun glasgow [nd]

KEYWORDS: history geography travel thomas milner

$111.54
man1j10/13

Asa


true stories of the remarkable life of captain asa whitney

WHITNEY,ASA;FRIGOUT,R.DE.B.

first edition 249pp ills.VG+ (black cloth,sl.soiled,edges sl.soiled,sl.bowed) in VG d/w (mod.soiled and sl.sunned,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.)

PUBLISHER: the supplement [np] 1952

KEYWORDS: history travel biography nautical asa whitney frigout

$50.19
man1j10/16

A Person From England


and other travellers

MACLEAN,FITZROY

first edition 384pp ills. VG+ (sl.soiled w.minor bumps to extrems.,dealer's label to front pastedown,owner's sign.to half-title,edges sl.foxed,sl.cocked) in VG d/w (sl.rubbed and soiled,sunned spine,bumps and chipping to extrems.w.some minor losses to head/foot of spine,price-clipped)

PUBLISHER: jonathan cape london 1958

KEYWORDS: history travel geography turkestan fitzroy maclean

$187.00
man1j11/2

A Visit to Iceland,by way of Tronyem,in the Flower of Yarrow yacht,in the summer of 1834


BARROW,JOHN JUN.

320pp ills. G+ (dk.green cloth w.paper title-label to spine,mod.rubbed and sl.sunned,stained,sl.bubbling to cloth on top board,bumps and wear to extrems.w.sl.chipping to head/foot of spine and corners,owner's inscr.to front pastedown,prelims.foxed,both outer corners clipped on title,sl.to mod.foxing to contents w.ills.foxed,spine cracked w.minor separation starting at some sections,contents sl.rippled,cocked w.sl.shaky spine)

PUBLISHER: john murray london 1835

KEYWORDS: history travel geography nautical iceland john barrow jun.

$66.92
man1j11/7

The Discovery of America by the Northmen in the Tenth Century


SMITH,JOSHUA TOULMIN

second edition in half-leather 348pp [2x fold-out maps] VG (marbled boards w.half-calf and gilt stamps to spine,rubbed and soiled w.spine sl.sunned,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.w.some surface loss to corners and hinges,owner's label to ffep,owner's sign.to prelim.,sl.foxing to contents,maps foxed but intact,marbled edges,tight)

PUBLISHER: william s.orr london 1842

KEYWORDS: history travel geography america northmen joshua toulmin smith

$22.30
1j13/2

Tropical Africa


DRUMMOND,HENRY

first edition 228pp ills.[fold-out maps] G (rough binding,red cloth,lacks spine w.boards shaky and barely attached,mod.rubbed and sunned,stained,bumps and wear to extrems.,ffep loose,owner's sign.to half-title,sl.stains towards edges,edges soiled,cocked w.shaky spine)

PUBLISHER: hodder and stoughton london 1888

KEYWORDS: history travel geography africa henry drummond

$127.50
man1j13/7

The Finding of Wineland The Good


the history of the icelandic discovery of america

REEVES,ARTHUR MIDDLETON

ex-lib in half-vellum 205pp [text in english/icelandic] ills. VG (burgundy cloth boards w.half-vellum,gilt libr.stamp to rear board,mod.rubbed and soiled,sl.rubbed and soiled,usual stamps and pockets,eps sl.soiled,teg sl.rubbed,untrimmed edges sl.soiled,tight)

PUBLISHER: henry frowde london 1890

KEYWORDS: history travel geography america iceland mythology arthur middleton reeves

$27.89
26901jg7

Freya Stark


GENIESSE, JANE FLETCHER

Uncorrected proof, 387pp, unread & MINT in orange wrappers

PUBLISHER: Chatto & Windus London 1999

KEYWORDS: modern first edition biography travel stark

$16.73
1j14/27

Arctic Sun and Tropic Moon


vitus bering and james cook discover alaska and hawaii

MIERS,EARL SCHENCK

ex-lib [unpaginated] margin ills. VG+ (in wrappers,mod.rubbed and soiled,sl.sunned,minor wear to extrems.,usual stamps and pockets)

PUBLISHER: curtis paper company newark 1960

KEYWORDS: history travel hawaii alaska geography james cook vitus bering earl schenck miers

$22.30
1j15/2

The Story of Polar Conquest


the complete history of arctic and antarctic exploration

MARSHALL,LOGAN(ED)

352pp [some ills.] G+ (red cloth w.b/w ill.mounted on cover,rubbed and stained and sunned,bumps and wear to extrems.w.some surface losses,boards sl.shaky w.paper separation to ep gutters,sl.loss to lower corner of frontis.,prelims.and edges sl.stained/foxed w.some minor soiling to contents,shaky spine)

PUBLISHER: [np,copyright l.t.myers,1913]

KEYWORDS: history polar exploration amundsen shackleton peary travel geography arctic antarctic logan marshall

$297.50
2d2/30

Nineteenth Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution 1897-98


vol.19 in 2 parts

POWELL,J.W.

ex-lib 2 vols. 1160pp ills.[few col.w.some fold-out maps] VG (olive cloth w.gilt lettering/stamps,mod.rubbed and stained,mod.sunned w.libr.marks to spines,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.,sl.shaky boards,minimal libr.marks in col.ink/pencil,minor stains to prelim.fore-edges,minor chipping to rfep of vol.2,contents clean,edges sl.soiled,sl.cocked w.sl.shaky spines)

PUBLISHER: govt.printing office washington 1900

KEYWORDS: history anthropology geography travel smithsonian institute ethnology j.w.powell

$340.00
2d2/42

Eighteenth Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institute 1896-97


vol.18 in 2 parts

POWELL,J.W.

ex-lib 2 vols.997pp+maps ills.[col.maps w.fold-out charts] VG (olive cloth w.gilt stamps/lettering,mod.rubbed and soiled w.water stains to foot edges,mod.sunned,libr.marks to spines,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.w.some minor chipping,boards sl.shaky on vol.1 w.shaky boards on vol.2,libr.marks in col.ink and pencil,fore and lower edges of prelims.sl.stained,paper separation at ep gutters of vol.2,some minor soiling to prelims.o/w contents clean,maps clean,minor water damage to foot edge of vol.1 contents causing sl.rippling,edges sl.soiled,sl.cocked w.sl.shaky spines)

PUBLISHER: govt.printing office washington 1899

KEYWORDS: history geography travel ethnology anthropology smithsonian institute j.w.powell

$111.54
2d13/3

Twenty-Ninth Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution 1907-1908


n/a

ex-lib 636pp ills.[incl.maps] VG (olive cloth w.gilt stamps/lettering,mod.rubbed and soiled,mod.sunned,libr.mark to spine,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,usual stamps and marks,boards sl.shaky w.minor paper separation at ep gutters,edges sl.soiled o/w contents clean,sl.cocked)

PUBLISHER: govt.printing office washington 1916

KEYWORDS: history geography travel anthropology ethnology smithsonian institute

$45.00
2d22/14

Seventeenth Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institute 1895-96 (part 1)


vol.17 part 1 only

POWELL,J.W.

ex-lib part 2 only pp475-752 ills.[some col.w.some maps] VG (olive cloth,mod.rubbed and soiled w.sl.water stains to foot edges,mod.sunned,mod.bumps and wear to extrems.,libr.mark to spine,boards v.sl.shaky,libr.marks in col.ink/pencil,minor water damage to foot of contents causing sl.rippling o/w contents clean,sl.cocked w.sl.shaky spine)

PUBLISHER: govt.printing office washington 1898

KEYWORDS: history ethnology anthropology geography travel smithsonian institute j.w.powell

$83.66
2d13/31

Thirtieth Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution 1908-1909


n/a

ex-lib 453pp ills. VG+ (olive cloth w.gilt stamps/lettering,sl.rubbed and mod.soiled/sunned,sl.bumps and wear to extrems.,libr.mark to spine,usual stamps and marks,edges sl.soiled o/w contents clean,tight)

PUBLISHER: govt.printing office washington 1915

KEYWORDS: history geography travel ethnology anthropology smithsonian institute

$212.50
2d2/31

First Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution 1879-1880


POWELL,J.W.

ex-lib 603pp ills.[some col.w.fold-out chart] VG- (olive cloth w.gilt stamp/lettering,rubbed and soiled w.sl.water stain to foot edges,bumps and chipping to extrems.,boards sl.shaky,usual stamps and labels and marks,sl.water damage affecting lower corner of contents but not affecting plate images,spine cracked w.minor separation starting at some sections,sl.shaky spine)

PUBLISHER: govt.printing office washington 1881

KEYWORDS: history geography travel ethnology anthropology sociology smithsonian institute

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