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TRANSPORT IN MANY LANDS

By: Foran, W. Robert

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 3225

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Wear & open tears to DJ. Bookplate to front free endpaper. Minor foxing to first few & last few pages; Four exquisite color plates and thirty four fantastic B&W plates located throughout ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 260 pages View more info

THE HUNDRED YEARS

By: Guedalla, Philip

Price: $70.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Soughton: 1936

Inscription: Signed by Author

Order Number: 3262

Condition: Very Good


Spine sunned. Minor staining to title page. Previous owner's name stamped in fep. Sticker in fep ; SIGNED by author. Pre-WWII fold out map included ; 8vo; 353 pages View more info

ABROAD AGAIN: OR, A FRESH FORAY IN FOREIGN FIELDS

By: Guild, Curtis

Price: $66.92

Publisher: Boston, Lee and Shepard Publishers: 1897

Order Number: 14736

Condition: Very Good+


Small blemishes to boards. Slight loosening of binding at title page. Occasional pencil underlining; INSCRIBED by author to front free endpaper. Account of a long journey through Europe; 8vo; 474 pages View more info

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VOLUME III OF THE AUTHOR'S WORKS. CONTAINING TRAVELS INTO SEVERAL REMOTE NATIONS OF THE WORLD [GULLIVERS TRAVELS]

By: Gulliver, Lemuel [Swift, Jonathan]

Price: $12,500.00

Publisher: Dublin, George Faulkner: 1735

Order Number: 6618

Condition: Very Good+


Professionally rebound, including 95% of the contemporary full leather boards. New endpapers. Original bookplate (steel engraving) Frontispiece of "Capt. Lemuel Gulliver, Splendide Mendax. Hor. " Four steel engraved maps of the islands and numerous ornaments and smaller illustrations throughout the book. A very handsome, tight, early edition of one of the most famous books ; Including the four parts: I: A Voyage to Lilliput. II: A Voyage to Brobdingnag. III: A Vo... View more info

TWELVE CITIES

By: Gunther, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harper: 1969

Order Number: 3451

Condition: Very Good+


No DJ; Lively, personal critique of 12 major world cities, including Rome, Tokyo, Amman, etc; 8vo; 383 pages View more info

SPARKS FROM A LOCOMOTIVE Life and Liberty in Europe

By: H F

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Derby & Jackson: 1859

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 3245

Condition: Very Good+


Very minor rubbing to extremities. Previous owner's name in fep; Engaging diary, written in the florid prose of the time, of a European trip in 1859. The only identification of the author is his (or her) initals, and the fact that he (or she) wrote 'Belle Britain's Letters. ' ; 12mo; 305 pages View more info

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NEW WORLDS EMERGING

By: Hanson, Earl Parker

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Duell, Sloan & Pearce: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 2535

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ with some small, closed tears and price clipped. Some ink underlining to DJ flaps ; Presentation copy, INSCRIBED on first blank page, dated Jan 7, 1950 ; 8vo; 385 pages View more info

HIGHLIGHTS OF FOREIGN TRAVEL A Memorable Journey to Palestine, Egypt, Italy, and the Battle Front in France

By: Harper, Henry Howard

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Brentano's: 1925

Order Number: 3224

Condition: Very Good


8vo; 58 pages View more info

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AN AMERICAN DOCTOR'S ODYSSEY Adventures in Forty-Five Countries

By: Heiser, Victor

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton and Co.: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14677

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Wear and chipping with small open tears to DJ. Binding not tight; Fascinating account of the doctor's travels worldwide to teach techniques for prevention of disease ; 8vo; 544 pages View more info

AN AMERICAN DOCTOR'S ODYSSEY Adventures in Forty-Five Countries

By: Heiser, Victor

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton and Co.: 1937

Order Number: 3206

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Open tear in DJ; Fascinating account of the doctor's travels worldwide to teach techniques for prevention of disease ; 8vo; 544 pages View more info

THE VERY RICH HOURS

By: Heistand, Emily

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Beacon: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 3166

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo; 224 pages View more info

TRAVELS WITH TED & NED

By: Hesburgh, Theodore M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 3169

ISBN: 0385266812

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo; 320 pages View more info

PICTURES AND PEOPLE

By: Hinks, Roger & Royde-Smith, Naomi

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz Ltd: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 3181

Condition: Very Good


Previous owner's name in front endpaper. Edges browned; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 255 pages View more info

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AROUND THE WORLD ON THE LACONIA

By: Kirkpatrick, Mary E.

Price: $30.96

Publisher: Self Published?:

Order Number: 13754

Condition: Very Good+


No publishing info whatsoever, circa mid-1920s. INSCRIBED by author to first blank page; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 147 pages View more info

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I CAN'T STAY LONG

By: Lee, Laurie

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 7622

ISBN: 0689106955

Condition: Very Good+


DJ front with two small closed tears ; INSCRIBED by Laurie Lee on title page and with a short gift note by the previous owner ; 8vo; 230 pages View more info

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EXIT BACKWARD, BOWING

By: Lord, Oswald B. & Lord, Mary Pillsbury

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 15440

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to DJ; INSCRIBED by co-author Mary Lord to front free endpaper. Typewritten letter from the inscribee Palmer Hoyt laid in, dated October 8, 1970. The Lords travelled extensively and had many adventures described partly tongue-in-cheek here, due to Mrs. Lord's career in the United Nations; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 240 pages View more info

VAGABOND DE LUXE

By: Marshall, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Century: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 3173

Condition: Very Good


B&W Photographs; 8vo; 319 pages View more info

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GETTYSBURG MANILA ACOMA

By: Masters, Edgar Lee

Price: $125.00

Publisher: New York, Horace Liveright: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17964

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Spine a bit sunned ; Limited edition # 105 of 375. SIGNED by the author; 8vo; 219 pages View more info

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THE LONGEST WALK An Odyssey of the Human Spirit

By: Meegan, George

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14674

ISBN: 0-396-08723-x

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Wear & chipping to DJ; From January 1977 to September 1983, author Meegan and wife Yoshiko walked from Tierra del Fuego to northernmost Alaska, which is a long walk indeed; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 402 pages View more info

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AMONG THE CITIES

By: Morris, Jan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16460

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear to DJ; Excellent introduction to Morris' works; a collection of pieces ranging from 1956 Beirut to 1984 Toronto; 8vo; 410 pages View more info

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LAZY TOURS IN SPAIN AND ELSEWHERE

By: Moulton, Louise Chandler

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston, Roberts Brothers: 1897

Edition: Fourth Edition

Order Number: 3562

Condition: Very Good+


Miniscule rubbing to extremities. Front hinge starting ; Green boards with gilt title on front and spine. Breezy, lighthearted travelogue whose author unabashedly admits to travelling strictly for pleasure as opposed to the gathering of hard facts ; 8vo; 377 pages View more info

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ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE WORLD Extracts from the Letters of W. S. G. Noyes

By: Noyes, Winthrop Sargent Gilman

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1930

Order Number: 15256

Condition: Very Good+


Wear to extremities. Binding not tight; Journeys to Australia, Java, India, and Ceylon 1926-1927; 8vo; 184 pages View more info

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POLE TO POLE

By: Palin, Michael & Pao, Basil

Price: $30.96

Publisher: London, BBC Books: 1994

Order Number: 13759

ISBN: 0-563-37018-1

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Wear to DJ; Around the world with photographer Pao and writer Palin; Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 191 pages View more info

PORTS AND HAPPY PLACES

By: Parker, Cornelia Stratton

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Boni & Liveright: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 3187

Condition: Very Good


Previous owner's name in half-title ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 310 pages View more info

WANDERER'S CIRCLE

By: Parker, Cornelia Stratton

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Houghton and Mifflin: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 3213

Condition: Very Good


Spine sunned and pitted; Review of book and obituary of author laid in ; 8vo; 345 pages View more info