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The Complete Traveller Antiquarian Bookstore

We specialize in vintage travel books, exploration and discovery and carry books on places all around the world. Our Madison Avenue store closed in mid January 2015 - and our online store remains open.
Among our collection you will find: The World's largest Baedeker collection, Rare Maps, A & C Black, WPA Guides and a large section on New York City. In addition we also carry collectible Children's classics, Fine Literature, Poetry, and much much more!

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COLORADO A Guide to the Highest State, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
COLORADO A Guide to the Highest State
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
48.94 USD

LOUISIANA STATE GUIDE, Wpa [ Federal Writers Project]
LOUISIANA STATE GUIDE
Wpa [ Federal Writers Project]
145.00 USD

RHODE ISLAND A Guide to the Smallest State, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
RHODE ISLAND A Guide to the Smallest State
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
180.00 USD

MINNESOTA A State Guide, [Wpa]
MINNESOTA A State Guide
[Wpa]
205.00 USD

WASHINGTON, D.C. A Guide to the Nation's Capital, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
WASHINGTON, D.C. A Guide to the Nation's Capital
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
125.00 USD

NEW YORK A Guide to the Empire State, Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]
NEW YORK A Guide to the Empire State
Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]
94.00 USD

ILLINOIS A Descriptive and Historical Guide, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
ILLINOIS A Descriptive and Historical Guide
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
38.15 USD

IOWA A Guide to the Hawkeye State, Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]
IOWA A Guide to the Hawkeye State
Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]
200.00 USD

SOUTH CAROLINA A Guide to the Palmetto State, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
SOUTH CAROLINA A Guide to the Palmetto State
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
180.00 USD

FLORIDA A Guide to the Southernmost State, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
FLORIDA A Guide to the Southernmost State
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
150.00 USD

CONNECTICUT A Guide to its Roads, Lore and People, Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]
CONNECTICUT A Guide to its Roads, Lore and People
Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]
130.00 USD

MISSOURI A Guide to the "Show Me" State, Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]
MISSOURI A Guide to the "Show Me" State
Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]
175.00 USD

IDAHO A Guide in Word and Picture, Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]
IDAHO A Guide in Word and Picture
Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]
150.00 USD

VIRGINIA A Guide to the Old Dominion, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
VIRGINIA A Guide to the Old Dominion
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
55.00 USD

MAINE A Guide 'down East', Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
MAINE A Guide 'down East'
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
150.00 USD

ALASKA Last American Frontier, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project] Colby, Merle
ALASKA Last American Frontier
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project] Colby, Merle
175.00 USD

VERMONT A Guide to the Green Mountain State, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
VERMONT A Guide to the Green Mountain State
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
66.92 USD

TENNESSEE A Guide to the Volunteer State, Wpa
TENNESSEE A Guide to the Volunteer State
Wpa
275.00 USD

UTAH A Guide to the State, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
UTAH A Guide to the State
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
84.90 USD

MASSACHUSETTS, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
MASSACHUSETTS
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
84.90 USD

NORTH DAKOTA A Guide to the Northern Prairie State, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
NORTH DAKOTA A Guide to the Northern Prairie State
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
84.90 USD

KANSAS A Guide to the Sunflower State
Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]
81.31 USD

NEW MEXICO A Guide to the Colorful State, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
NEW MEXICO A Guide to the Colorful State
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
66.92 USD

SOUTH DAKOTA A Guide to the State, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
SOUTH DAKOTA A Guide to the State
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
174.81 USD

MISSISSIPPI A Guide to the Magnolia State, [Wpa]
MISSISSIPPI A Guide to the Magnolia State
[Wpa]
300.00 USD

MICHIGAN A Guide to the Wolverine State, [Wpa]
MICHIGAN A Guide to the Wolverine State
[Wpa]
200.00 USD

NEW JERSEY A Guide to its Present and Past, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
NEW JERSEY A Guide to its Present and Past
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
65.00 USD

ARIZONA A Guide to the Sunset State, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
ARIZONA A Guide to the Sunset State
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
66.92 USD

MARYLAND A Guide to the Old Line State, Wpa
MARYLAND A Guide to the Old Line State
Wpa
200.00 USD

ALABAMA A Guide to the Deep South, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
ALABAMA A Guide to the Deep South
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
84.90 USD

KENTUCKY A Guide to the Bluegrass State, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
KENTUCKY A Guide to the Bluegrass State
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
250.00 USD

OKLAHOMA A Guide to the Sooner State, Wpa [Federal Writer's Project]
OKLAHOMA A Guide to the Sooner State
Wpa [Federal Writer's Project]
102.88 USD

GEORGIA A Guide to its Towns and Countryside, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
GEORGIA A Guide to its Towns and Countryside
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
225.00 USD

WASHINGTON A Guide to the Evergreen State, Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]
WASHINGTON A Guide to the Evergreen State
Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]
205.00 USD

CALIFORNIA A Guide to the Golden State, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
CALIFORNIA A Guide to the Golden State
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
81.31 USD

OREGON End of the Trail, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
OREGON End of the Trail
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
175.00 USD

WEST VIRGINIA A Guide to the Mountain State, Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]
WEST VIRGINIA A Guide to the Mountain State
Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]
85.00 USD

WYOMING A Guide to its History, Highways, and People, Wpa
WYOMING A Guide to its History, Highways, and People
Wpa
200.00 USD

NEVADA A Guide to the Silver State, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
NEVADA A Guide to the Silver State
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
81.31 USD

INDIANA A Guide to the Hoosier State, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
INDIANA A Guide to the Hoosier State
Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
230.00 USD

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A HANDBOOK TO THE ENGLISH LAKES Included in the Counties of Cumerland, Westmorland, and Lancashire, [Murray's]
A HANDBOOK TO THE ENGLISH LAKES Included in the Counties of Cumerland, Westmorland, and Lancashire
250.00 USD

TYROL AND THE DOLOMITES Including the Bavarian Alps, Baedeker, Karl
TYROL AND THE DOLOMITES Including the Bavarian Alps
125.00 USD

VERMONT The Green Mountain State, Wpa
VERMONT The Green Mountain State
50.00 USD

PUERTO RICO A Guide to the Island of Boriquen, Wpa [ Federal Writers' Project]
PUERTO RICO A Guide to the Island of Boriquen
300.00 USD

UTAH A Guide to the State, Wpa [Federal Writers' Project]
UTAH A Guide to the State
175.00 USD

NEW MEXICO A Guide to the Colorful State, Wpa
NEW MEXICO A Guide to the Colorful State
150.00 USD

WISCONSIN A Guide to the Badger State, Wpa
WISCONSIN A Guide to the Badger State
175.00 USD

KANSAS A Guide to the Sunflower State
175.00 USD

MONTEREY PENINSULA
50.00 USD

MR. SAMMLER'S PLANET
350.00 USD

 
 
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