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1
Auf Stillen Schwarzaldpfaden; Im Fruhling Durch Deutsche Lande; Thuringen Das Grune Herz DeutschlandeT328
Simon Verlag, Berlin 1938 1st edition hard back V.g. V.g. small 4to 
52pp. German Gothic type text.Photographic record of Germany before the war. Inscribed and dated 1938, Original d.j. split 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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2 'CYGNET'
SWAN RIVER BOOKLETS 1-12Le110
Swan River Press, Perth, Australia 1956 2nd impression hardback Mint No d.j. 12mo 
176pp. Illustrated throughout. 12 booklets bound in one volume. Green boards and each booklet has the original coloured card cover bound-in. Gilt title to the spine. No. 1. The Story Of H.M.S. Success. No. 2. The Story Of Foundation Day. No. 3. H.M.S. Challenger. No. 4. The Story Of The Birth Of Perth. No. 5. The Story Of H.M.S. Sulphur. No. 6. The Story Of Dirck Hartog. No. 7. The Story Of Parmelia. No. 8. The Story Of William Dampier. No. 9. The Story Of The Rockingham. No. 10. The Story Of The Perth Causeway. No. 11. The Story Of The Merchantman Success. No. 12. The Story Of Perth Town Hall. NO INSCRIPTIONS. 
Price: 95.00 GBP
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3 Abraham, George D.
ON ALPINE HEIGHTS AND BRITISH CRAGSPa389
Methuen & Co.Ltd, London 1919 1st Edition Hardback V.g. No d.j. large 8vo 
x [ii], 307pp. 24 illustrations [complete]. Blue cloth, gilt. Foxed as usual and a trifle rubbed. This scarce climbing book by the Abrahams is not constructed of very good paper or binding, being produced just after the Great War. Nice complete copy in above average condition. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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4 Abraham, J. Johnston
THE SURGEON'S LOG Being Impressions of the Far EastPa180
Chapman and Hall, Limited, London 1911 third edition Hard Back V.g. large 8vo 
388pp, 45 photo illustrations. Original blue cloth with gilt titles and block device to the cover. A trifle rubbed and some foxing but a nice copy. Pub. the same year as the first edition 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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5 Allen, Charles; Fry, Helen
Tales from the Dark Continent: Images of British Colonial Africa in the Twentieth CenturyCF311
Andre Deutsch, London 1979 0563177543 / 9780563177548 1st edition Hardback Fine Fine, spine faded 8vo 
xvii, 166pp IIlustrated with pictures, drawings and a short glossary of Anglo-African words and phrases including slang. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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6 Allen, G. Freeman
BRITISH RAILWAYS today and tomorrowW119
Ian Allan, London 1959 1st edition hard back V.g. v.g chipped and rubbed 8vo 
196pp. Pictorial d.j. [frayed to edges]. Illustrated throughout. Yellow boards 
Price: 12.00 GBP
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7 Anon
Pictorial Records of the English in Egypt from the Earliest Times to the Death of the Khalifa with a Full and Descriptive Life of General Gordon, the Hero of Kartoum, and Other World-Famous HeroesV260
Frederick Warne & Co.,, London 1900 hard back V.g. small 4to 
ND [ British Library copy states 1900]. vi, 502, (ii ads)pp. Green cloth dec. with gilt and black illus. of Britannica with a lion. No fading but corners a trifle rubbed and binding a little loose. Colour frontis. portrait of Gordon and full colour title-page. Illustrated throughout with 120 wood engravings. A nice Victorian binding and a well illustrated book. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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8 Anon.
HALF-HOURS IN MANY LANDS The Half Hour Library ofTravel, Nature and SciencePa307
Wm. Isbister, London 1881 1st Edition Hardback Fine 8vo 
373pp. Decorative gilt dec. block with black borders and decoration. Rear board has arms of North London Collegiate School. Front free-end paper pasted to the inside board but complete.18x13cms. A children geography book with all corners of the globe described and illus. throughout with engravings.p101-142 has an excellent account of whaling and the whalers. 
Price: 38.00 GBP
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9 Arrowsmith, Aaron
A COMPENDIUM of ANCIENT AND MODERN GEOGRAPHYW043
E. Williams, Eton 1839 New and improved edition Hardback large 8vo 
xviii, 847 [i ad]pp. Folding frontis. plate of the Solar system.; astronomical folding plate; folding plate of Athens. Lacks Rome and Syracuse plates. Title-page and frontis. loose and binding worn. READING/ REFERENCE COPY ONLY. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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10 AUSTRALIA
PICTURESQUE AUSTRALIAMH087
Australian National Travel Association, 1933 paper wrappers V.g. Folio 
32pp. Illustrated throughout with sepia photos. Corners a trifle bumped otheriwse fine. Neat owners inscription dated 1933. A large format pictorial marketing portfolio showing Australia as a place to visit. Brown card wrappers with kangeroos illustrated to the attractive period covers. Rear half is adverts for hotels etc 36x25 cms. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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11 AUSTRALIA
PICTURESQUE AUSTRALIA SYNDEY FESTIVAL ISSUE {November 1934]MH088
Australian National Travel Association, 1934 original edition paper wrappers V.g. Folio 
24pp. Illustrated throughout with sepia photos. Corners a trifle bumped otherwise fine. A large format pictorial marketing portfolio showing Australia as a place to visit. 36x25 cms. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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12 Baden-Powell, B.F.S.
IN SAVAGE ISLES AND SETTLED LANDS : Malaysia, Australasia, and Polynesia, 1888-1891.Pa737
Ricahrd Bentley and Sons, London 1891 1st edition Hardback Good No d.j. large 8vo 
x,438pp. Half-title. Frontis and numerous illustrations from sketches by the author. Suitable for re-binding. Please email for photos. 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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13 Baedeker, K.
THE RHINE FROM ROTTERDAM TO CONSTANCEPa414
Karl Baedeker, Leipsic 1892 Tweflth Edition Revised V.g. 12mo 
xxxiv, 396pp, 39 maps, 21 plans, Original red cloth boards, gilt titles. Nice tight copy with complete covers [trifle sunned and one small lower edge tear]. English text. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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14 Baedeker, Karl
ITALY Handbook for Travellers SECOND PART CENTRAL ITALY AND ROMELe502
Karl Baedeker, Leipsic 1875 Fourth edition Revised and Augmented Softcovers V.g. 
xlii, 362pp. End-papers dated January 1875. 7 maps and 1 panoramas and 12 plans. Red cloth. A nice copy. Original old-type binding in a firm state. All the maps present and in a fine state. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS 
Price: 175.00 GBP
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15 Baedeker, Karl
LOWER EGYPT Lower Egypt and the Peninsula of SinaiQ451
Karl Baedeker, Leipzig 1895 Third Edition, Revised and Augmented Hardback V.g. 12mo 
ccxvi, 293pp. 14 Maps, 33 Plans, 7 Views and 76 Vignettes. Coloured frontis. map. Red cloth,gilt. Covered with old clear cover. Rubbed to edges. Front free end-paper remains of past-down but intact. Please email for photo 
Price: 125.00 GBP
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16 Baedeker, Karl
SWITZERLAND And the Adjacent Portions of Italy Savoy and the Tyrol. Handbook for TravellersLe383
Karl Baedeker, Coblenz and Leipsic 1873 sixth edition Revised and Augmented Softcovers V.g. 
xlii, 427pp.End-papers dated January 1875. 22 maps and 7 panoramas plus10 plans. Red cloth, rebacked. A nice copy. Some pencil notes to the f.f.e.p. by the original owner with travel plans. Letter 'P' hand-written to the covers. Original old-type binding in a firm state. All the maps present and in a fine state. 
Price: 225.00 GBP
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17 Baedeker, Karl
THE DOMINION OF CANADA with Newfoundland and an Excursion to Alaska Hand Book for TravellersLe379
Karl Baedeker, Leipsic and London 1900 second revised edition Softcovers V.g. 8vo 
lxvii, 268pp. 10 maps and 7 plans. All prsent and in fine condition with no splits, wear or loss. Original pale red limp cloth [faded]. Cat. list to the inside end-paper and pencil marks to front end-paper. No inscriptions. p22-24 one stain. A faded cloth binding with a little head wear otherwise a sound and complete copy of a scarce title. This was only published in English and all issues are quite scarce. 
Price: 100.00 GBP
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18 Baedeker, Karl,
BELGIUM AND HOLLAND INCLUDING THE GRAND-DUCHY OF LUXEMBOURG,C180
Karl Baedeker, Publisher, Leipzig 1905 14th edition Hard Cover V.g. 8vo 
revised and augmented, xlii, 474pp, 15 maps and 30 plans, sm. 8vo, orig. red cloth, gilt, v.g. condition, lacks front f.e.p. . 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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19 Baedeker, Karl,
BELGIUM AND HOLLAND,C172
Karl Baedeker, Publisher, Leipzig, T. Fisher Unwin, London 1910 Fifteenth edition Hard Cover V.g. 8vo 
revised and augmented, lxxxii, 489pp, 19 maps, 37 town plans, 8 ground maps, sm. 8vo, orig. red cloth, gilt. Includes the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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20 Baedeker, Karl,
ITALIE MERIDIONALE SICILE- Sardaigne, Malte, Tunis, Corfou,B823
Karl Baedeker, Leipzig and Paris 1907 hard back V.g. 12mo 
quatorzieme edition, 499pp., 30 maps and 28 plans, 12mo, orig. red cloth, gilt lettering, v.g., no fading, a little sign of handling. A nice clean copy. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
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