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A HANDBOOK FOR TRAVELLERS IN SOUTHERN GERMANY Being a Guide to Würtemberg, Bavaria, Austria, Tyrol, Salzburg, Styria, & C. , the Austrian and Bavarian Alps, and the Danube from Ulm to the Black Sea

By: Murray's

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1853

Edition: Sixth Edition

Order Number: 4712

Condition: Very Good


Boards faded, especially spine. Front hinge weakening. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Back hinge started. 3" closed tear in one map. Internally otherwise VG+ ; ; 12mo - 7" to 7½" tall; 583, 24 pages View more info

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A HANDBOOK FOR TRAVELLERS ON THE CONTINENT Part 2: North Germany from the Baltic to the Black Forest. the Hartz, Thürignerwald, Saxon Switzerland, Rügen, the Giant Mountains, Taunus, Odenwald, and the Rhine Countries from Frankfurt to Basle, & C, &c.

By: [Murray's]

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1874

Edition: Eighteenth Edition

Order Number: 18295

Condition: Very Good


Boards with moderate wear to extremities. Spine sunned and with spine ends chipping. Hinges gapping but holding strongly together. ; With copious information about travelling to the various countries listed, several maps, and an advertising section in the rear. VG map in rear pocket; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; xl, 329, 10, 72 pages View more info

A LITTLE TOUR IN FRANCE

By: [A & C Black]

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Boston, James R. Osgood and Company: 1885

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 3925

Condition: Very Good+


Spine ends rubbed. Bookplate; A handsome true first edition of this classic. Medium brown boards with gilt spine lettering. Binding tight; 12mo; 255 pages View more info

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A SHORT HISTORY OF THE CHURCH OF ENGLAND

By: Kendall, Rev. J. F.

Price: $325.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1910

Order Number: 8106

Condition: Very Good+


Wear to extremities. Fraying to spine. Rear gutter also frayed. Corners bumped. Staining to boards and sunning to spine ; An ambitious venture chronicling the history of the national Church of England ; Color Photographs; 8vo; 207 pages View more info

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ABBOTSFORD

By: Crockett, W. S.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1905

Order Number: 506

Condition: Very Good


Front hinge a bit weak. Minor browning to first and last pages. ; Color Illustrations; 8vo; 224 pages View more info

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ABBOTSFORD

By: Crockett, W. S.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1905

Order Number: 8277

Condition: Very Good+


First and last pages browned (as ususal). Back hinge started ; 20 tissue guarded plates from watercolors by William Smith; 8vo; 224 pages View more info

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ABBOTSFORD

By: Crockett, W. S.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1905

Order Number: 8322

Condition: Very Good+


Spine heels lightly rubbed. First and last few pages browned. Former owner's name on front free endpaper ; 20 tissue guarded plates from watercolors by William Smith; 8vo; 224 pages View more info

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ABBOTSFORD

By: Crockett, W. S.

Price: $48.94

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1905

Order Number: 10544

Condition: Very Good-


Top spine end chipped. Boards with light rubbing to extremities. First few pages browned and brittle and almost detached (but present) ; 20 tissue guarded plates from watercolors by William Smith; 8vo; 224 pages View more info

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ABBOTSFORD

By: Crockett, W. S.

Price: $77.50

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1905

Order Number: 16855

Condition: Very Good+


First and last pages a bit browned ; Color Illustrations; 8vo; 224 pages View more info

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ACONCAGUA AND TIERRA DEL FUEGO A Book of Climbing, Travel and Exploration

By: Conway, Martin (Sir)

Price: $675.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1902

Order Number: 2209

Condition: Very Good+


Minor rubbing to top and bottom spine. Bookplate and previous owner's name on front endpaper. Pages a bit browned; Dark red boards with gilt lettering. Conway is a very famous mountaineer. He travelled widely in Europe, Egypt and the East; led an expedition in the Himalayas 1892; traversed the Alps 1894; explored in Spitsbergen, Bolivian Andes and Chile. He also wrote "The Alps", one of the most beautiful illustrated mountain books of its time, published in Londo... View more info

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ACROSS ICELAND The Land of Frost and Fire

By: Chapman, Olive Murray

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, John Lane the Bodley Head Ltd: 1930

Order Number: 18736

Condition: Very Good+


"with eight illustrations in colour, forty-six in black and white from the author's water-colour drawings, photographs and a sketch map". Quite rare. A beautiful A&C Black style book; 8vo View more info

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ACROSS ICELAND The Land of Frost and Fire

By: Chapman, Olive Murray

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, John Lane the Bodley Head Ltd: 1930

Order Number: 18738

Condition: Very Good


Boards with light rubbing to extremities. Spine sunned. A touch of occasional foxing; "with eight illustrations in colour, forty-six in black and white from the author's water-colour drawings, photographs and a sketch map". A beautiful A&C Black style book; 8vo View more info

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AN ELEGY Written in a Country Churchyard

By: Gray, Thomas

Price: $145.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1914

Order Number: 320

Condition: Very Good+


Light green boards with dark green and blue design of trees and a church. 8 tipped-in plates from watercolors; 8vo; 73 pages View more info

AROUND ST. MALO

By: Musson, Spencer C.

Price: $195.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1917

Edition: First Edition Thus

Order Number: 2292

Condition: Near Fine


Endpapers a bit yellowing; Originally published 1912 under "La Côte D'Emeraude". 20 tissue-guarded color drawings ; 8vo; 166 pages View more info

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AUCASSIN AND NICOLETE

By: Child, Harold

Price: $225.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 7085

Condition: Very Good+


White boards a bit darkened and with minimal rubbing to extremities. Endpapers browned. Former owner's name on front free endpapers. ; Scarce. Illustrations by A. Anderson - tissue guarded color paintings with nice decorative gilt border. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 132 pages View more info

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AYRSHIRE IDYLLS

By: Munro, Neil

Price: $225.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 8140

Condition: Very Good+


Occasional marginal foxing, not affecting plates; Nicely INSCR; 8vo; 139 pages View more info

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BELGIUM

By: Omond, G. W. T.

Price: $295.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 268

Condition: Very Good


Minute tears to top spine ; One of the scarces titles by A&C Black, with black shield on title page. With 77 tissue guarded plates from watercolors by Amedee Forrestier ; 8vo; ix, 390 pages View more info

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BELGIUM

By: Omond, G. W. T.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1908

Order Number: 267

Condition: Very Good-


Top spine fraying. Endpapers browning. Bookplate. 1/2"x 1" hole to fep ; Black boards with yellow ornate and lettering ; 8vo; ix, 390 pages View more info

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BELGIUM

By: Morris, Joseph E.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black:

Order Number: 16914

Condition: Very Good-


Spine browned and with light chipping to spine ends. First and last few pages browned and with light foxing; One dozen color illustrations. Tipped-in frontispiece; Beautiful Europe; Watercolor; 8vo; 63, index pages View more info

BELGIUM

By: Morris, Joseph E.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 361

Condition: Very Good


Spine sunned. Staining to boards. Inscription and owners name in front endpaper. Binding not tight; One dozen color illustrations. Tipped-in frontispiece; Beautiful Europe; Watercolor; 8vo; 63, index pages View more info

BELGIUM AND HOLLAND Including the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg

By: [A & C Black]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Karl Baedeker: 1910

Edition: Fifteenth Edition

Order Number: 9288

Condition: Near Fine


Spine faded and with rubbing to spine ends. Bookplate ; With 19 Maps and 37 Plans of Towns, and 8 Ground Plans; Ex-Library; 16mo; 489 pages View more info

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BELGIUM: PAST AND PRESENT The Cockpit of Europe

By: Moncrieff, Hope A. R.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1920

Order Number: 1079

Condition: Very Good-


Some spotting on boards, small hole on the bottom of spine. Spine has some frayed portions. Binding cracked at page 80 and page 129 ; In red decorative cloth with title stamped in black on front and staped in gilt on the spine. 32 full color plates and pull-out sketch map in back of volume ; Watercolor; 8vo; xii, 210 pages View more info

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BIRKET FOSTER

By: Cundall, H. M.

Price: $145.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 1642

Condition: Very Good


Spine sunned, boards a bit faded. Light foxing to fore edge. Front hinge weakening; 73 tissue guarded full page illustrations in color. 20 full page illustrations in b&w. 58 smaller illustrations throughout the text, mostly from pencil drawings. Top edge gilt; 8vo; 216 pages View more info

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BIRKET FOSTER

By: Cundall, H. M.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1906

Order Number: 8114

Condition: Very Good


Spine faded and with light rubbing to spine heels ; 73 plates from watercolors; 8vo; 216 pages View more info

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BIRKET FOSTER

By: Cundall, H. M.

Price: $160.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 8279

Condition: Very Good


Boards sunned. Former owner's name on front endpaper. Hinges started ; 73 tissue guarded full page illustrations in color. 20 full page illustrations in b&w. 58 smaller illustrations throughout the text, mostly from pencil drawings. Top edge gilt; 8vo; 216 pages View more info

BLACK'S GUIDE TO DEVONSHIRE

By: Moncrieff, A. R. Hope

Price: $48.94

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1902

Order Number: 11307

Condition: Very Good+


Binding slightly loose in spots; All maps and plans intact; B&W Photographs; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 243,114 pages View more info

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BLACK'S GUIDE TO WARWICKSHIRE

By: Black, Adam & Charles

Price: $120.86

Publisher: Edinburgh, A & C Black: 1879

Edition: Fifth Edition

Order Number: 12334

Condition: Very Good+


Small tear to spine covering. Wear to extremities. Front hinge started with webbing showing. Some pages in advertising section appear to have been trimmed ; With numerous maps, plans, and drawings; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 215 pages View more info

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BLACK'S SHILLING GUIDE TO SCOTLAND

By: [A & C Black]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1906

Edition: Thirteenth Edition

Order Number: 4801

Condition: Very Good


2" tear to one map. Pencil notes to endpapers. Boards with lettering a bit faded ; Large ad section at rear. Two fold-out maps ; B&W Photographs; 12mo; 159, 112 pages View more info

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BLACK'S VETERINARY DICTIONARY

By: Miller, William C.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 3204

Condition: Very Good


Spine a bit faded. Hinges professionally repaired. Otherwise handsome copy with binding tight; Numerous ads on first and last pages ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 1081 pages View more info

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BONNIE SCOTLAND

By: Moncrieff, A. R. Hope

Price: $195.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1912

Order Number: 16960

Condition: Very Good+


Small minute tear to top spine ; 74 tissue-guarded color plates from watercolor paintings. Rare ; Beautiful Britain; Color Illustrations; 8vo; 255 pages View more info