Category: Travel


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Stanley and Africa; Also the Travels, Adventures and Discoveries of Captain John Speke, Captain Richard Burton, Captain James W. Grant, Sir James and Lady Baker

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Walter Scott,

4to. 11 chormo pls plus frontis (damaged?ownership name removed?). Owner's bookplate to upper paste-down. Light sporadic foxing otherwise good. a.e.g. Shaken in original red decorative gilt cloth. Edges boards rubbed and spine and boards a little darkened. Gilt remains bright. Good. View more info

In the Footsteps of the Conqueror

By: Ashdown, Charles Henry.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: St. Albans and London, Dangerfield Printing Co., Ltd., 1909

4to. 60 pp. faintly bowed, light browning, good in original blue decorative cloth gilt, extremities rubbed, cloth and gilt bright, good. View more info

Sport and Exploration in the Far East, A Naturalist's Experiences in and around the Kurile Islands

By: Bergman, Sten

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Methuen, 1933

8vo.1933. Ex library with usual library markings including perforated stamp to t.p. A little grubby and "used" and lacking map end-papers, otherwise c.p. Quarter morocco gilt library binding. A little grubby and cocked but book good and sound. View more info

Uttermost Part Of the Earth

By: Bridges, E. Lucas

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton, 1948

Edition: First Edition

8vo. First edition, 1948. Port frontis illustrations and maps. 558pp. Pages uniformly browned and fore-edges lightly foxed , good plus in original green cloth gilt, corners bumped and light wear to extremities good plus, cloth and gilt fairly bright. remnants of dustwrapper included. View more info

Where Giants Trod The Saga of Kenya's Desert Lake

By: Brown, Monty

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Quiller Press, 1989

4to. 431 pp. ink ownership inscription on front endpaper, very good in original pale blue cloth gilt, extremities lightly worn, spine slightly sun faded, otherwise very good. View more info

25 Years People's Republic of Bulgaria

By: Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Sofia, Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce, 1969

4to. 1969. Photographic record of Bulgaria. Good in original yellow cloth. Light foxing to fore-edges and boards slight dished. Good. Heavy book requiring additional postage overseas. View more info

Chiefs and Strangers A Study of Political Assimilation Among the Mandari

By: Buxton, J.C.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press, 1963

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Presentation Inscription from Author

8vo 167 pp. + fldg map and fldg chart, some browning and foxing on endpapers, prelims and endpapers otherwise very good in original blue cloth gilt, very good corners lightly worn, cloth and gilt very clean and bright in pale blue dustwrapper, a little browned and foxed, light wear, good plus. View more info

Maalesh A Theatrical Tour in the Middle East

By: Cocteau, Jean

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Peter Owen Limited, 1956

Edition: First Edition

8vo. first UK edition, 136 pp. light browning, very good in original red cloth gilt, lightly edgeworn dustwrapper with slight chipping bottom of spine and upper edge rear of dustwrapper, good plus in removable protective cellophane sleeve. View more info

City of Troy Memorials of Peace-time Travel in Greece, Magna Graecia and Asia Minor

By: Coles, S.F.A.

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Lund Humphries, 1943

Edition: Limited

8vo.Limited edition signed by author, 1943. Uneopened. 43pp. Very good in original quarter vellum and brown cloth gilt. Some minor marks otherwise good. View more info

Sunburnt Sketches in Pencil Paint and Prose

By: Cottrell, Kent

Price: £9.50

Publisher: South Africa, Central News Agency,

4to. nd. Minor sporadic browning. Good. ?signed by Cottrell on title-page. Original pictorial boards.Top and tail of spine and corners rubbed, Edges worn and spine browned but good and better than it sounds. View more info

South American Sketches

By: Crawford, R.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: New York and Bombay, Longmans, Green, and Co., 1898

8vo. 280 pp. uncut, foredges and endpapers browned otherwise light browing and light sporadic foxing, good plus in original green cloth gilt, extremities rubbed, cloth clean gilt bright, good plus. View more info

The Azores

By: Dervenn, Claude

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, George G. Harrap & Co., 1956

4to. 165 pp + map, ex-library copy with library card holder and ink stamp on front endpapers, perforated library stamp title-page, small stamp margin last page, light browning, good in green library cloth gilt, edgeworn, good. View more info

World's Highway

By: Dunn, Mrs Archibald

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Gay & Bird, 1894

8vo. 376pp. Ex lib with usual library markings. Pages a little browned otherwise good in original blue pictorial cloth. Remnants of library sticker on spine, a little faded and marked with light shelf-wear to extremities but overall good. View more info

Lagooned in the Virgin Islands

By: Eadie, Hazel Ballance

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, George Routledge, 1931

8vo. 1931. Ex library with ususal library markings. 8 plates (wanting map frontis). Occasional marks but overall good in quarter library leather, binding generally a little worn with slight lean to boards but sound. View more info

An Unfrequented Highway Through Sikkim and Tibet to Chumolaori

By: Easton, John

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, The Scholartis Press, 1928

Edition: Limited

Small4to. 1928. 133pp. Frotnis and 15 plates. Edition limited to 960 copies. Owner's name to f.e.p. Light sporadic foxing otherwise goodin original red buckram gilt. Cloth a little faded with wear to corners and top and tail of spine.Good and gilt bright. View more info