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Souvenir View Book of Niagara Falls

By: N/A

Price: £12.50

Publisher: USA,

Seller ID: 001328


An excellent booklet showing wonderful photographic views of Niagara Falls, undated but from look of photographs early 1900s 32 photographs in total. PHOTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE VIA EMAIL ON REQUEST. View more info

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The Leisure Hour

By: N/A

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, The Leisure Hour: 1890

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005813


Excellent copy of this book from 1890 with 860 pages of reding to while away the hours in 1890. Articles on household management, historical events, travel and stories with many B/w illustrations. HEAVY BOOK 2.2 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. Light foxing to first and last few pages and outer edges of pages. Outer decorative boards are lightly rubbed on edges,few light marks on rear, a sound bright copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUES... View more info

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Game Trails in British Columbia

By: A Bryan Williams

Price: £90.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004837


A detailed history of big game and other sport in the wilds of British Columbia, 360 pages in overall clean condition but with medium to light foxing throughout , many old period photographs. Outer boards have light speckling to boards and light wear to edges, embossed gold stag on front is bright, gold lettering on spine is a little dulled. A sound copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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The Voyage of the Dayspring Being the Journal of the Late Sir John Hawley Glover

By: A C G Hastings SIGNED

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, John Lane the Bodley Head Ltd.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 004636


Very informative book from the jounal of Sir John Hawley Glover along with some account of the expedition up the Niger River in 1857. Book is overall bright and clean just light browning to endpapers and light foxing spots to outer edges of pages, 230 pages plus 2 pages of adverts with many old B/w photographs. INSCRIBED BY A C G HASTINGS on front endpaper To Robert Holt with regards and thanks A C G Hastings 10 Sept 1926. on inside rear board there is a small sticker T... View more info

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Her Majesty's Colonies. a Series of Original Papers Issued under the Authority of the Royal Commission

By: A. J. R. Trendell

Price: £48.00

Publisher: London, William Clowes and Sons Limited: 1886

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 007738


Very informative book on the countries relating to the Colonial and Indian Exhibition, 508 plus 6 pages of adverts in overall bright clean condition just some light foxing to first and last couple of pages, some pencil lines in blank margins of a few pages, 5 fold out colour maps 3 fold out diagrams and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are clean with slight fade to spine.A nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. ... View more info

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Today in Egypt Its Administration People and Politics

By: Alfred Cunningham

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Hurst and Blackett Limited: 1912

Seller ID: 005345


Excellent book on Egypt at the time of publication only date in book is 1912 possible first edition but cannot be sure. 311 pages in clean condition just some foxing on outer edges of pages which comes in slightly on extreme edges, endpapers are lightly browned and school prize sticker on inside front board. Many B/w photographs plus very informative text. NO dustwrapper, outer boards have a few light marks and spine is a little faded. Though not perfect a pleasing copy ... View more info

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Iran : Elements of Destiny

By: Amirarjomand, Shahrokh

Price: £38.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004999


Splendid book on Iran, 392 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour full page photographs and B/w illustrations plus very informative text, dustwrapper is also very bright and clean just the lightest of wear to edges. HEAVY BOOK 2-7Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. A nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

The South American Tour

By: Annie S. Peck

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1914

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000498


a description of the south american tour, so popular at the time of printing. The journey to Panama, Callao, Lima, Bolivia, Santiago and on. 398 pp a wealth of information plus many period photographs. book is in very good condition, a little rubbed on edges, a paper patch on top left back board where book seems to have suffered a little damage a while ago. The patch is 4 cms deep and 6.5 cms across , alittle light foxing on pull out map at back. still a very nice book. View more info

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Hunter at Heart

By: B N Gordon Graham

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Herbert Jenkins: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004840


Account of the author's experiences og big and small game hunting in the Jungles of India and Ceylon, 222 pages in bright clean condition just small light brown mark on last index page, light bumps to corners. Many B/w photographs and illustrations, dustwrapper is a little marked and rubbed on edges, slight fading to spine and price clipped on inner flap. A pleasing copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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EVEREST: THE MEF AUTHORISED 50TH ANNIVERSARY VOLUME: 50 years on top of the World

By: Band, George SIGNED

Price: £120.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007274


Excellent book on mountain climbs on Everest, the early climbs, the first successful climb in 1953 and subsequent climbs.256 pages in very bright clean condition, many splendid colour, B/w photographs and illustrations,all present as listed, all on art paper for excellent quality plus very informative text. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, not price clipped.SIGNED by George Band on half title page. HEAVY BOOK 1.7Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSE... View more info

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Topographical Bibliography of Ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphic Texts, Reliefs and Paintings: Nubia, Deserts and Outside Egypt v. 7

By: Bertha Porter, Rosalind L B Moss Revised and Augmented By Jaromir Malek

Price: £58.00

Publisher: Oxford Uk, Griffith Institute: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 007651


Very informative book from this series for archaeologists to find references to published and unpublished information on sites and relics.453 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w maps plans and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, Dustwrapper has a few light marks and slightlyfaded to spine., A very nice example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST View more info

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By Any Means : From Wicklow to Sydney

By: Boorman, Charley

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Sphere: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 004969


Very bright clean first edition in very good dustwrapper SIGNED by CHARLEY BOORMAN on title page. 344 pages with many photographs of his expedition. , A very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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South Africa 1988-89

By: Bureau of Information South Africa

Price: £14.99

Publisher: South Africa, Bureau of Information South Africa: 1989

Edition: Fourteenth Edition

Seller ID: 005027


Excellent book on all aspects of South Africa up to time of publication, 816 pages in very bright clean condition, many colour and B/w photographs, maps and illustrations plus very informative text. HEAVY BOOK 2-1 Kg with packing EXTRA POSTAGE REQUIRED FOR OVERSEAS. Dustwrapper is also very bright and clean, a very nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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Hausaland or Fifteen Hundred Miles Through the Central Soudan

By: Charles Henry Robinson

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Sampson Low Marston and Co Ltd: 1900

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 006092


Informative book on Hausland, third edition, 304 pages in overall clean condition just some light browning to edges as usual due to quality of paper used, first and last couple of pages are a little more heavily browned and some foxing to first and last couple of pages, many B/w photographs and illustrations plus very informative text, large pull out map complete but with neat repair on blank side with inert clear tape. NO dustwrapper, outer boards are a little rubbed on... View more info

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A Woman's Winter in Africa a 26000 Mile Journey

By: Charlotte Cameron

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Stanley Paul and Co: 1913

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 005568


Excellent book on the author's travels in Africa, second edition, 403 pages plus 4 pages of adverts and double page map at rear, in bright clean condition inside but endpapers foxed with previous owners details on front endpaper, outer edges of pages have small foxing spots. Many old B/w photographs plus very informative text, dustwrapper is lightly marked with a few losses, creases and tears, Though not perfect a reasonable copy of an interesting book SEE IMAGE. DETAI... View more info