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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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Village, Town, and Jungle Life in India

By: A. C. Newcombe

Price: £58.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, William Blackwood and Sons: 1905

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008186


Very informative book on Village, Town, and Jungle Life in India, 417 pages in overall clean condition just light browning to outer edges of pages and very occasional small light foxing spots, many B/w photographs and illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are lightly bumped to corners and very lightly rubbed to edges. A pleasing example of this book SEE IMAGES. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST 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

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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

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The Pilgrim : The Travels of Pietro Della Valle

By: Della Valle, Pietro Translated By George Bull SIGNED

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 005369


This is a first edition of an abridged translation of the travels nof Pietro della Valle. 303 pages in very bright clean condition, many B/w illustrations plus very informative text, dustwrapper is also very bright and clean. INSCRIBED by GEORGE BULL on title page For Lionel best wishesGeorge Bull, also pasted in is a typed letter signed by George Bull. Dustwrapper is bright and clean just a few very light marks and a crease on front inside flap, a very nice copy SEE IM... View more info

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Beyond the Pir Panjal Life and Missionary Enterprise in Kashmir

By: Dr Ernest F Neve

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Church Missionary Society: 1914

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004632


Popular edition of this book published in 1914. A detailed account of missionary work in Kashmir at this time. 178 pages in overall bright condition just occasional light foxing spots, endpapers browned. Many old period photographs of people and places, outer covers have light wear on edges and a little darkened from age but still an attractive copy. top edges of pages are gold which is a little dulled. A nice copy SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. View more info

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Wanderings By Southern Waters Eastern Aquiaine

By: Edward Harrison Barker

Price: £39.99

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley and Son: 1893

Seller ID: 007136


Very informative book on the authors travels in eastern Aquitaine, book dated1893 possible first printing but not certain. 403 pages in overall clean condition just very slight browning to extreme edges of pages and some foxing to endpapers and first and last couple of pages. Several B/w illustrations, all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are a little marked and darkened on spine, wear to corners and top and bottom of spine, pri... View more info

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Turkistan Reunion

By: Eleanor Holgate Lattimore

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Hurst and Blackett Ltd:

Seller ID: 004524


Excellent book on the author's travels in Turkistan in the 1920s not dated but looks around that time possibly a first edition. 286 pages in bright clean condition, many B/w photographs plus very informative text,a few tiny foxing spots to first and last couple of pages very minor, map endpapers are a little browned, top outer edges of pages are dustywith a little foxing. Outer boards have a few light marks and spine is faded. A pleasing copy of this travel book SEE IMA... View more info

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People in China

By: Ellen Thorbecke

Price: £165.00

Publisher: London, George G Harrap and Co Ltd: 1935

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 007521


Excellent book of photographs of chinese people at the time of publication, 141 pages in overall clean condition just some browning to half title page and last blank page, a little foxing, very small spots to some edges of pages, very light and not to text or photographs, former owners bookplate on front endpaper. 32 tipped in full page B/w photographs,all present as listed plus very informative text, NO dustwrapper, outer boards are a little rubbed and worn on edges w... View more info