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THE TALE OF A TOUR OF MACEDONIA

By: Abbott, G.F.

Price: £250.00

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold: 1903

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TS201


x, [ii], 343pp, large folding map [fine], 31pp pub. cat. dated Jan. 1903, [i pp index]. Pub. blue cloth, gilt. Unfaded but a bend ot he rear board with a light crack to the rear pasted down end-paper, other wise a fine copy. No inscriptions. A small engraved owners initials pasted to the f.f.e.p. View more info

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A SUMMER IN HIGH ASIA Being a Record of Sport and Travel in Baltistan and Ladakh. [At head of title:] The Big Game of Baltistan and Ladakh

By: Adair, Capt. F. E. S.

Price: £750.00

Publisher: London, W. Thacker & Co.: 1899

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TH341


xii, 1-285, [i blank], [ii blank]. Illus. beige pub. cloth binding with black titles. At the head of the title-page is 'The Big Game of Baltistan and Ladash'. Snakeskin patterned end-papers. A fine copy with no inscriptions, marks, wear or fading. This appears to be an early issue of this scarce book with no adverts or folding map bound at the rear. Fore-edge rough cut. Otherwise complete. 24 x 14cms. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS. View more info

ALPINE CLIMBING Narrative of Recent Ascents of Mont blanc, the matterhorn, the jungfrau, and Other Lofty Summits of the Alps

By: Adams, W. H. Davenport ]

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, T. Nelson and Sons: 1881

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TS115


237, [i blank], [ii] pub cat. pp. A fine copy with decorated brown cloth binding, gilt and black illus. and titles depicting an alpine climber with walking pole. Frontispiece and 34 illustrations including 12 full-page black and white cuts. Attractive prize label to the front inside board dated 1882. View more info

PICTURESQUE AUSTRALIA

By: AUSTRALIA

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Australian National Travel Association: 1933

Seller ID: MH087


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. View more info

UNGAVA

By: Ballantyne, Robert Mitchell

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, T. Nelson and Sons: 1886

Edition: re-issue

Seller ID: TH319


viii, 9-509, ii [pub. ads.], pp. 18cms. Green illus. cloth with a gilt illus. of an eskimo with a dead polar bear blocked in giltt woth a red background. Olive buckram cloth binding. Trifle erased pencil marks to the floral patterned end-papers Inscibed and dated 1886. [Originally pub. in 1858 but dated 1857]. View more info

SOUTH AFRICA A CENTURY AGO (1797-1801): Part 1. Letters Written from the Cape of Good Hope . Part 2. Extracts from a Journal

By: Barnard, Lady Anne

Price: £40.00

Publisher: Cape Town, Maskew Miller, Cape Town: 1926

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: TS320


ND [4-26 printers date at the rear].Pub. red pebble grained buckram with a paper label to the spine [fine]. Printed on high quality paper and illus. with 40 photographic plates throughout. [8 1/2 x 6 inches] View more info

ALONE AMONG THE ZULUS the Narrative of a Journey Through the Zulu Country, South Africa

By: Barter, Charlotte.]

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge: 1879

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: TS123


ND c1879] ii, 184, 4 [pub. lists] pp. 4 plates inc. frontis. A fine copy with the pub. green illus. cloth boards and floral end-papers. Originally pub. in 1866. Pub. under a pseudonym 'A Plain Woman' View more info

The Underground

By: Bayman, Bob

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Capital Transport Publishing: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: S290


96pp. Fimely produced history of London Transport illus. throughout in colour and black/white. Pictorial card wrappers View more info

THE DANUBE : Its History, Scenery, and Topography, Splendidly Illustrated, from Sketches Taken on the Spot by Abresch, and Drawn by W.H. Bartlett.

By: Beattie, Wiliam

Price: £850.00

Publisher: London, George Virtue: 1842

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TS198


viii, 236pp. 80 plates, including engraved title plate, engraved map, and 78 steel plates. Title page has woodcut device, and there are innumerable woodcuts throughout. LACKING THE FRONT BOARD BUT A FINE TIGHT AND CLEAN TEXT BLOCK AND PLATES. Title-page grubby. Email for photos. View more info

The Golden Chersonese

By: Bird, Isabella Lucy

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London, Century Publishing: 1983

Edition: facsimile reprint

Seller ID: V199


First pub. 1883 by John Murray. Owners inscription inside cover. Pictorial card wrapper. Robin Hanbury introduction View more info

BELGIUM

By: Black, C.R.

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black: 1904

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: D468


xxxiv,239pp, internally fine, spine a little faded and joints a little cracked otherwise a tight sound attractive copy. 8 maps and 15 plates View more info

THE ROAD I TRAVELLED

By: Boger, A.J.

Price: £300.00

Publisher: Bristol, Arrowsmith: 1936

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: Pa318


304pp. Publisher's blue buckram, gilt. Lacing the d.j. but otherwise a fine copy with no inscriptions. Map end-papers [toned from the boards] and photographic plates throughout taken by the author and sketches by his daughter. Alnod John Boger was a British Lawyer, cricketer and big game hunter. {1871-1940]. His autobiography includes hunting in Norway, India, Uganda and the Far-East. Front free-end paper has the top corner neatly clipped [to remove a name presumeably]. View more info

Two African Trips. With notes and Suggestions on Big Game Preservation in Africa.

By: Buxton, Edward North

Price: £450.00

Publisher: London, Edward Stanford: 1902

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TS308


xiv, 210pp. 80 full page photographic plates. Folding map inserted in the rear cover pocket [fine] Complete. Publishers brown buckram cloth with black illus and titles to the boards. Spine and boards edges darkened. With Rowland Ward, Booksellers ticket to the inside board. View more info

SHORT STLAKS : comprising trips in Somaliland, Sinai, the Eastern desert of Egypt, Crete, the Carpathian hghlands, and Daghestan

By: Buxton, Edward North

Price: £385.00

Publisher: London, Edward Stanford: 1902

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TS309


xiii, 405. 25 full page illustrations.2 folding map inserted in the front and rear cover pockets 1]Somali Protectorate and 2) Sinai [both fine]. Complete. with an armorial bookplate of Sir Kenelm Edward Digby to the f.f.e.p. [Deo Non Fortuna] and ink inscription 'K.E. Digby with the author's love April 1898 to the head of the half-title-page. Publishers brown buckram cloth with black illus and titles to the boards. Spine and boards edges darkened. View more info

EAST AFRICA BY MOTOR LORRY Recollections of an Ex- Motor Transport Driver With Photographs, Sketches & a Map by the Author.

By: Campbell, W.W.

Price: £200.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed, signed and dated by the author

Seller ID: TS171


xii, 318pp, [iv pub. cat.] map, 54 illustrations, original blue cloth. Recollections of an ex-Motor Transport Driver; With Photographs, Sketches and a map by the author. SIGNED COPY. No fading, wear or marks. A trfile foxing to the fore-edge. View more info

FISHER'S VIEWS of CONSTANTINOPLE AND ITS ENVIRONS SYRIA, THE HOLY LAND, ASIA MINOR &c &c 3 Parts

By: Carne, John

Price: £745.00

Publisher: London and Paris, Fisher, Son and Co.: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TS307


1836-37-38. 90pp;76pp; 100pp; index 110 plates [of 117] and 3 maps. Single large volume with three books each with its own title-page, FISHER'S VIEWS of SYRIA, HOLY LAND, ASIA MINOR. 280x220mm. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS. Each plate has a tissue guard but with some marginal stains to a few plates. Bound in original half calf with black spine and a lovely green patterned cloth to the boards. Gilt compartments,spine titles with decoratve rules and a fine morocco label with gi... View more info

HUNTER AND THE HUNTED

By: Chadwick, W.S.

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, H.F. & G. Witherby: 1931

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TS302


223 pags, illustratons. Publisher's green cloth, gilt. With 4 sketches by W. Woodhouse. Tales from the African bush. Owners inscription to the end-paper. View more info

Souvenir Views of Alberta the Land of Sunshine

By: Cockburn, J. A.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Michigan, Published by the James Bayne Co. for the Author: 1906

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: V252


[40]pp. Oblong pictorial paper wrappers with string decoration to the binding. An unfaded copy in nice condition. No inscriptions or wear. Printer mark 5.8.6. Please email for photo View more info

A COLONY IN THE MAKING Or, Sport and Profit in British East Africa.

By: Cranworth, Lord

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co. Limited: 1912

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TS199


xiv, 360pp. Pub. green cloth, gilt. 38 illustrations, foldout coloured map at the rear [fine]. The top of the front board is soiled affecting the first few top edges but a fine sine and an excellent reading copy. View more info

A VOYAGE TO NEW HOLLAND, & C. In the Year 1699 Vol. III

By: Dampier, Captain William

Price: £2,500.00

Publisher: London, James Knapton at the Crown in St. Paul's Church-yard: 1703

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TS207


Folding map, Capt, Dampiers Voyage to New Holland 1699 & c. Dedication to the Right Honorble Thomas Earl of Pembroke, The Preface, The Contents, [24],162pp, [ix The Index, [v] Pub. catalogue. original full calf, four raised bands and a morocco label, gilt. [13]p.,plates [of 14 lacking table IV opp. p117] 19x12 cms. Folding world map complete but in need of pressing. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS. THE FULL TILTE IS: Title: A voyage to New Holland, &c. in the year, 1699 : Where... View more info