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A GUIDE TO ISTRIA

By: Sepic, Dragovan

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Zagreb, Zagreb, 1970


Boards with light rubbing to extremities ; Color Photographs; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 256 pages View more info

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A HISTORICAL SURVEY OF THE CUSTOMS, HABITS, & PRESENT STATE OF THE GYPSIES Designed to Develope the Origin of This Singular People, and to Promote the Amelioration of Their Condition

By: Hoyland, John

Price: $350.00

Publisher: York, William Alexander, 1816


Significant wear to original boards, but spine seems to be from a later date. Foxing first few & last few pages. Front hinge well started, rear hinge less so. Front free endpaper and title page detached but present, the former showing a previous owner's name. Occasional pencil underlining; The Gypsy people as they were known two centuries ago. And, yes, the subtitle really says "develope" in case you were wondering ; 8vo; 265 pages View more info

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BEYOND EUPHRATES Autobiography 1928-1933

By: Stark, Freya

Price: $70.00

Publisher: London, John Murray, 1951


Wear with small open tears to price clipped DJ. Original price sticker to DJ; Yet another volume of autobiography from Stark, this follows Traveller's Prelude. Stated first edition ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 341 pages View more info

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BLACK LAMB AND GREY FALCON A Journey through Yugoslavia

By: West, Rebecca

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press, 1943


Boards with moderate wear to extremities. Front hinge weakening ; All in one volume for the first time, the classic about Yugoslavia ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 1181 pages View more info

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BLACK LAMB AND GREY FALCON [TWO VOLUME SET] The Record of a Journey through Yugoslavia in 1937

By: West, Rebecca

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press, 1941


Boards with light edgewear and with gilt spine lettering faded. Pen notation to front free endpaper of both volumes. Endpapers browned. Slipcase with moderate wear. Vol. I: Front hinge weakening; Author West spent six weeks in Yugoslavia in 1937 and four years later gifted the literary world with this history and observation of the country which had only just been invaded by the Nazis ; B&W Photographs; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 1181 pages View more info

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BULGARIA

By: Fox, Frank

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black, 1915


Spine sunned and with light chipping to spine ends. Usual browning to first and last few pages. Fore edge darkened and with faint foxing ; 32 full-page illustrations in color. ; 8vo; 208 pages View more info

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BULGARIEN Land, Volk, Geschichte, Kultur, Wirtschaft

By: Haucke, Kurt

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Bayreuth, Gauverlag, 1942

Edition: First Edition


Minor rubbing to extremities. Text pages browned; Large photo section at rear. Text in German ; 4to; 184 pages View more info

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CESKY KRUMLOV

By: Tuma, Michal

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Ceske Budejovice, Foto Mida, 2000


Light wear to DJ; Unpaginated; photos of the largest city in South Bohemia. Supplemental pamphlet laid in ; Color Photographs; 8vo View more info

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CONTEMPORARY TAPESTRIES FROM CZECHOSLOVAKIA

By: Kybalova, Ludmila

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Allen Wingate, 1963


Wear and a little wrinkling to DJ ; An expert of Czech tapestries takes us through it; B&W Photographs; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 94 pages View more info

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CRACOW

By: Dobrzycki, Jerzy

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Warsaw, Arkady, 1973

Edition: Second Edition


DJ lightly torn; Profusely illustrated with b&w and color photographs ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 68 pages View more info

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CZECHOSLOVAKIA The Land and its People

By: Holland, Clive

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, Herbert Jenkins Limited, 1931

Edition: First Edition


Including rear folding map in color ; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

DALMATIEN, JUGOSLAWISCHE ADRIAKUESTE MIT INSELN UND HINTERLAND

By: Grieben

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Berlin, Grieben Verlag, 1938


Baedeker-like travel guide with fold-out maps and b&w photographs; Grieben Reisefuehrer; Vol. 161; 12mo; 244 pages View more info

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DUST IN THE LION'S PAW Autobiography 1939-1946

By: Stark, Freya

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1962

Edition: First American Edition


DJ front missing. ; Memoir mostly covering the WWII years, doings in the Arab world, etc. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 297 pages View more info

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EASTWARD TO TARTARY Travels in the Balkans, the Middle East, and the Caucasus

By: Kaplan, Robert D.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Random House, 2000


Top corners bumped. Slight wear to DJ ; author Kaplan journeys into the heart of what was once the Ottoman Empire; 8vo; 364 pages View more info

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HOMES OF PRIMEVAL MAN Wandering in the Caves of Czechoslovakia

By: Kunsky, Josef

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Prague, Artia, 1954


Boards foxed and browned; Outstanding photogravures ; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall View more info