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PORTS AND HAPPY PLACES

By: Parker, Cornelia Stratton

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Boni & Liveright: 1924

Order Number: 3456


Binding not tight; Mrs. Parker's own travelogue, with sons and daughter, of 1920's Europe ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 310 pages View more info

FAR VISTAS

By: Phillips, Sir Percival

Price: $70.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1933

Order Number: 3261


Binding not tight. Foxing first few pages; INSCRIBED by author. Impressions of travel by the former correspondent for the London Daily Mail ; B&W Photographs; 8vo View more info

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THE INTERNATIONAL NOMADS

By: Rasponi, Lanfranco

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1966

Order Number: 14678


Wear & chipping to DJ with dampstaining and very small open tears. Library blindstamp to front free endpaper ; The frolics and adventures of rich folks with time on their hands; 8vo; 461 pages View more info

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BLUE SKIES, BROWN STUDIES

By: Sansom, William

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Company: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14926


Wear to DJ extremities with scotch tape repair; From Capri to St. Tropez, from Vienna to Vicenza, from Spain, London, Salzburg to Nice; 8vo; 208 pages View more info

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ACROSS COVETED LANDS [TWO VOLUME SET] A Journey from Flushing (Holland) to Calcutta, Overland

By: Savage Landor, A. Henry

Price: $300.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1903

Edition: First American Edition

Order Number: 12500


Occasional foxing. Previous owner's name to rear endpaper in both volumes. Spines sunned and lightly chipping on top spine ; A mighty long trip, illustrated with drawings and photos; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 461, 459 pages View more info

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BABYLON IS EVERYWHERE The City As Man's Fate

By: Schneider, Wolf

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Soughton: 1962

Order Number: 14924


laminate on DJ starting to peel ; A look at the development of cities from antiquity to the new ideas of the early 1960s; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 400 pages View more info

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A WORLD OF VILLAGES

By: Schwarz, Brian M.

Price: $12.98

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers, Inc.: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14915


Light wear to DJ. Bookplate to front pastedown; Author Schwartz spent six years trekking, sometimes literally, through some fifty countries ; 8vo; 499 pages View more info

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AROUND THE WORLD VIA SIBERIA

By: Senn, Nicholas

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Chicago, W. B. Conkey Company: 1902

Order Number: 669


Very light soiling to boards. Hinges weakening ; Scarce. Top edge gilt. ; B&W Photographs; 12mo; 402 pages View more info

PAINTED MAPS

By: Shaw, Elizabeth

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Dial Press: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 3130


Slight rubbing to spine and extremities. Small crayon mark pg. 30. Author's name and title tipped in on first blank page ; Numerous B&W photos chronicling journeys through France, Africa, Iceland, Italy, Soviet Russia, among other places ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 213 pages View more info

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JUPITER'S TRAVELS

By: Simon, Ted

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1980

Edition: First US Edition

Order Number: 17218


DJ price clipped; The adventurous 63, 400 miles journey on a motorcycle; Sketch Map; 8vo; 424 pages View more info

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TURRETS, TOWERS, AND TEMPLES The Great Buildings of the World, As Seen and Described by Famous Writers

By: Singleton, Esther [editor]

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co: 1899

Order Number: 17480


Former owner's name on front endpaper ; Olive cloth boardw with gilt lettering and large gilt floral design. Top edge gilt. A journey around the world with numerous outstanding early photographs ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 317 pages View more info

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JOHN L. STODDARD'S LECTURES [10 VOLUME SET, SIGNED] Stoddard Edition, Limited to 500 Copies

By: Stoddard, John L.

Price: $3,000.00

Publisher: Boston, Balch Brothers Co.: 1898

Edition: Limited Edition

Order Number: 6327


Extremely light rubbing to marbled bottom edge; The nicest and most exclusive edition of this classic is as rare as it gets - especially in this condition. The boards are in 1/2 green leather with linear gilt design. Top edge gilt. Spine with five raised bands, gilt linear design and gilt spine lettering. Bound also in beautiful green marbled design and matching endpapers. This set is # 8 of 500 and nicely SIGNED with black ink by Stoddard on the page facing half-title. ... View more info

ODD BITS OF TRAVEL WITH BRUSH AND CAMERA

By: Taylor, Charles M

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, George W Jacobs & Co: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 3244


Spine slightly sunned. Very minor foxing to first couple of pages; B&W Photographs; 12mo; 358 pages View more info

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NOTES OF A JOURNEY FROM CORNHILL TO GRAND CAIRO By Way of Lisbon, Athens, Constantinople, and Jerusalem: Performed in the Steamers of the Peninsular and Oriental Company

By: Titmarsh, Michael Angelo [William Makepeace Thackeray]

Price: $395.00

Publisher: London, Chapman & Hall, Ltd.: 1846

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 974


Boards worn and a bit slanted. Outer hinges weak. Spine ends frayed. Hinges weak. Color frontispiece brittle - not affecting printed area. ; Lithograph; 8vo; xiv, 301, 16 pages View more info

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EAST TO WEST A Journey Round the World

By: Toynbee, Arnold J.

Price: $27.37

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1958

Order Number: 14044


Faded price clipped DJ shows wear & chipping with small open tears; A seventeen month journey round the world collected from articles written en route; 8vo; 243 pages View more info

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EAST TO WEST A Journey Round the World

By: Toynbee, Arnold J.

Price: $30.96

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1958

Order Number: 14739


Wear to DJ ; A seventeen month journey round the world collected from articles written en route. fold out map illustrating the ports of call; 8vo; 243 pages View more info

DAYS OF OUR YEARS

By: Van Paassen, Pierre

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Hillman-Curl, Inc.: 1940

Order Number: 3188


Previous owner's name stamped in front endpaper; Nice endpapers with pictorial colored maps. Autobiography of a Dutch-born, American journalist. Describes his coverage of, Mussolini's Italy, the Spanish Civil War, French African colonial outposts, the Italian invasion of Ethiopia, Jewish settlements in Palestine ; 8vo; 520 pages View more info

DAYS OF OUR YEARS

By: Van Paassen, Pierre

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Hillman-Curl, Inc.: 1939

Order Number: 14694


Front hinge well started, showing webbing; Author van Paassen recalls his odyssey from Europe through Africa and into the Middle East ; 8vo; 520 pages View more info

DAYS OF OUR YEARS

By: Van Paassen, Pierre

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Hillman-Curl, Inc.: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14928


Binding loose toward back of book showing webbing. Bookplate to front pastedown; Endpapers with pictorial colored maps. Autobiography of a Dutch-born, American journalist. Describes his coverage of Mussolini's Italy, the Spanish Civil War, French African colonial outposts, the Italian invasion of Ethiopia, Jewish settlements in Palestine, and more ; 8vo; 520 pages View more info

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HOT COUNTRIES

By: Waugh, Alec

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Literary Guild: 1930

Order Number: 18172


Boards with moderate wear to extremities. Spine lettering a bit faded. Bookplate ; Illustrated by woodcuts of Lynd Ward. Includes: Tahiti, Martinique, Siam, Ceylon, New Hebrides, Black Republic; Woodcuts; 8vo; 304 pages View more info

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LAST AT THE FAIR A Book of Travel

By: Weil, Tom

Price: $20.17

Publisher: New York, Hippocrene Books: 1986

Order Number: 8681


Slight sunning and light wear to DJ; Six essays covering some of the most remote areas of the globe, including Easter Island and Mt. Athos; 8vo; 238 pages View more info

RAMBLES OF A PHYSICIAN OR, A MIDSUMMER DREAM [TWO VOLUME SET]

By: Woods, Matthew

Price: $84.90

Publisher: Philadelphia, Dunlap and Clarke: 1889

Order Number: 11274


Slight wear to extremities ; Top edges gilt. An account of four months overseas; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 420,429 pages View more info

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THE BACK OF BEYOND Travels to the Wild Places of the Earth

By: Yeadon, David

Price: $12.98

Publisher: New York, Harpercollins: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14914


Author Yeadon travels to Costa Rica, Haiti, the Sahara, the Hebrides, Iran, Nepal, China, Thailand, and Goa, among other places ; 8vo; 449 pages View more info

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SLOW BOATS HOME

By: Young, Gavin

Price: $16.58

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1985

Edition: First American Edition

Order Number: 10990


Tape residue to front endpaper. Wear & slight staining to DJ; The second half of author Young's epic world journey ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 441 pages View more info

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ENCYCLOPEDIA OF WORLD TRAVEL

By: Zelko, Marjorie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1967

Edition: Revised Edition

Order Number: 14913


Wear & chipping to DJ, with small tears and faded spine; Encompassing the US, Canada, Mexico, Central & South America, Bermuda, the Bahamas, and the Caribbean; Vol. 1; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 655 pages View more info